by Allison Corbat
Medecine Douce is a chic and trendy jewelry line that can be found in boutiques across the world. But if you’re looking for the birthplace of these bohemian treasures, search no further than right here in Paris. Marie Montaud launched the line in 2000 and has opened an atelier boutique in the 10th Arrondissement, in the heart of an area known for Parisian stock stores. The line’s signature piece is the Charleston necklace, which initially helped build momentum for the brand. The Parisian jewelry pieces were featured in fashion magazines, chic boutiques and department stores like Le Bon Marché. After gaining some recognition within the fashion world, Montaud teamed up with the likes of Christian Lacroix, Anès B. and Colette, the distinguished Parisian boutique, to create a line with each. Medecine Douce typically produces two collections a year and is known for its genius in pairing unexpected...