Article by Melissa Ladd The end of the year is always a time for reflection of the past 365 days, as well as a time
FIVE WEEKS. Five long weeks with a resin made “ball and chain” stretching from the start of my toes to just below my knee. Misery,
Again out on an evening stroll along the Seine, I once more found myself armed with my camera, and free to capture as many shots
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. WordPress, this wonderful platform I have been blogging on for several years
I’m dreaming of a pink Christmas by pretemoiparis featuring holiday decor You can never go wrong with some pink and a sprinkling of sparkles!
Prête-Moi Paris Holiday Gift Guide by pretemoiparis featuring a travel purse If you know know someone who loves Paris, chances are they will love reading
My little pink blog is four years old this month. I can hardly believe that it has been so long already! Hmm actually, yes I
I was recently put in contact with someone Chéri knows, who is starting a business online that will greatly please champagne lovers! It is to
I was contacted recently by a new perfume company and asked if I was interested in writing about their product. After a brief description and a browse of their website I said “Oui!” but that I thought it best if I “discovered” their perfume in person. (I much prefer to blog about things I have tasted or tested or touched. It gives a more authentic perception for my readers. So I set up a meeting with François Marmey who represents the company and is putting together an internet publicity campaign. He said I was one of the first bloggers to respond, which makes me happy to be one of the first bloggers to write about it from a first-hand experience! We met for an after-work glass of wine at the Crillon hotel (I figured that the discovery of a new luxe product called for a luxe setting). We took a table on the indoor courtyard patio as the weather was nice for a change, and the tables are large enough so we had space to spread out the products and test them.
I saw the concept of personalized napkins on theknot.com but they don’t ship to France, so I thought I’d make my own! I bought a