I love discovering hidden gems in my city! I set out last weekend to get to know the Gambetta neighborhood in the 20th Arrondissement and its unique spots. I opted to start with a nice glass of Côte du Rhone at Café Martin, overlooking Père Lachaise cemetery on Place Martin Nadaud. A nice sunny cafe on a pedestrian-only street. Great for people watching, catching some sun and chatting with locals. Absolutely go for a leisurely lunch, food consists of huge smoked salmon platters and foie gras.
I walked around and learn more about this eclectic neighborhood. I started with the outdoor organic food market on Rue de Pyrenées and Rue Ménilmontant. Bustling marché with Continue reading
Beautiful in the Summer, Winter, Autumn and Spring, Paris never ceases to impress with it’s sophisticated architecture and ambience of elegance and grace.
As we are truly in the depths of winter, these cold and icy months have inspired our first Black and White photography edition of the City of Lights.
A few weeks ago I wrote a blog post on some of our tips for decorating like a Parisian and since then we have had a few requests on where to shop in Paris for some unique home decor items.
We shared some of our favorites from our cultivated list of top boutiques to buy that little something special to add to your home.
Every true Parisienne has her essential wardrobe items; designer handbag, beautifully printed neck scarf, classic trench coat and last, but by no means least, a drawer full of sassy and sexy lingerie. It would be an understatement to say that lingerie is an important part of the French culture and we are spoilt for choice when it comes to buying lingerie in Paris.
The French appreciation for lace, embroidery and carefully handcrafted garments becomes apparent as soon as you step out into the City of Lights. Lingerie is not to be worn for practicality, but to be noticed and admired. As Valentines Day approaches we would like to share some of our favourite places to buy lingerie in Paris. Treat yourself this month and feel like the sexy, elegant and sassy woman that you are!