Fashion & Style

Fashion & Style
haute couture

What does Haute Couture Fashion Have to Do With Me?

A fashion designer and blogger reflects on how the creativity and innovation of Haute Couture designs continue to inspire her.
Guo Pei - Daijin gown

Guo Pei: a Chinese Couturière Takes on the World

Chinese couturier, Guo Pei, who became a global name when Rihanna wore one of her stunning gowns to the 2015 Met Gala, sets up a showroom in Paris to expand globally.
Kenzo-fashion

Exciting French Fashion Trends for Fall/Winter 2016

It's time to clear out the closet and make way for winter! Our fashion blogger guides you through the most exciting French fashion trends of the season.

The Best Paris Concept Stores for Alternative Shopping

Want to spot fashion and style trends before they hit Main Street? Then hit some of these cutting edge Paris concept stores, where fashion is an experience.
trench coat

How to Choose the Perfect Timeless Trench Coat

The trench coat is the chamelon of outerwear — the most versatile, wearable coat you'll ever own. Here are some tips on choosing and personalizing the right one for you...
Fashion Extreme Paris

Paris Fashion Week Goes to the Extreme for a Great Cause

Fashion Extreme Paris, now in its third edition, kicked off Paris Fashion Week (Sept. 27 to Oct. 5) with a spectacular array of designs from 13 international designers. Founded by expats Suzette and Ryan Riego, the proceeds are donated to Cœurs à Cœurs Foundation.
French fashion look

How to Obtain the Unattainable French Look

Here are some style tips to help you attain that effortlessly chic French look that'll have you walking down the Champs Elysées like a true Parisienne!
disposable fashion

Fashionista Warning: Don’t Fall for Fast Disposable Fashion

I constantly have the feeling of having nothing to wear and so regularly embark on a bulk buy shopping spree. Yet somehow, one month post spree (if I’m lucky) I am back to square one, staring into the abyss with nothing to wear, surrounded by a mountain of discarded and unloved clothes. I am not alone in this cycle and it is a tough habit to break.
girlfriends

La Parisienne and Le New Yorkaise on Girlfriends, Beauty Rituals and New Beginnings

It’s easy to think of beauty in terms of how you look, measured by clothes, wrinkles and pounds. The funny thing is the most beautiful people I know don’t worry much about those things...
on-line shopping

Nettement Chic’s Kate Davis on the Best of French Online Shopping

She’s smart, intuitive and has a flair for fashion. Kate Davis is an Englishwoman living in Paris for over nine years. A lawyer by trade, Kate launched Nettement Chic in January 2012. Now shoppers flock to her beautiful website to discover what she and her team are featuring from the best French online boutiques offering fashion, accessories, beauty, decoration and children’s clothing.