French Fashion – Andrew GN

April 4th, 2018 by
By Debbie Kobayashi Backstage at Andrew Gn Autumn Winter Fashion Show Paris, early March 2018. Clutching pink invitations in chartreuse envelopes on a Friday night we stepped into a crowd of Andrew Gn followers and paparazzi snapping celebrities at the Westin Vendome. We bypassed the mob at the cloakroom- as seasoned…

Paris Fashion: Le Pliage Python Tote

March 4th, 2013 by
Finally, a fashionable favorite that our jeunes filles will agree on. A Longchamp bag is a chic way to carry your belongings while showing off your Paris Fashion skills, or you can fold it up and include it in your luggage on your next trip to Paris—for all your goodies…

Ralph Lauren Cable-Knit Circle Cardigan

January 1st, 2013 by
For our January selection, we shopped the fabulous online sales for something cozy yet chic. This cable-knit circle cardigan, with an oversize shawl collar and elegant drape, is available in five colors to mix and match with your entire wardrobe. Whether you are jetting across for Shopping by Paris fashion,…

J Crew Peplum Dress

February 13th, 2013 by
When visiting Paris in the month that brings us Valentine's Day, one item that must make it into your suitcase is a figure-flattering and comfortable outfit that includes St. Valentine's favorite color: red. We are such fans of this J Crew peplum dress in bold scarlet. Whether or not your…

Topshop Sequin Top

December 5th, 2012 by
What is the one accent piece that’s a must on your Paris packing list? For evenings in the City of Light, there is nothing more chic and fun to add to your look than les paillettes (sequins). This Topshop for Nordstrom sequin top in gold and noir adds such a…

Faux Tortoiseshell Jewelry from Folly

March 1st, 2012 by
Why worry about the good jewelry you take on your travels when our friends at Folly have the chicest jewelry finds for the most amazing prices? Two of our favorite go-to pieces are the Tokyo bib necklace and the classic filigree cuff, both in faux tortoiseshell. The cuff is such…

Petal Power Bag

May 18th, 2012 by
Oh là là! We couldn’t love this Petal Power bag by Gigi Mortimer and Courtney Moss, the ever-chic Glamourpuss NYC girls, more. Inspired by the vintage flowered swim caps à l'ancienne, this adorable throwback to 1950s style comes in the perfect colors for spring and summer, and it's the perfect…

Amie Double-Stripe Maxi Dress

July 6th, 2012 by
Maximize Your Summer Stripes Paris Fashion: For July's item of the month, we went shopping at the spectacular summer sales to find the chicest trend of the season, the maxi dress, at an unbelievably accessible price. So if you have been waiting to try this of-the-moment fashion, now is the…

Ellen Tracy Packable Double-Breasted Trench Coat

August 1st, 2012 by
What is the one item that you should be certain not to leave off your Paris packing list? Answer: this Ellen Tracy packable double-breasted trench coat. Its lightweight feel and rumpled texture make it the perfect rainproof piece to throw in your fourre-tout bag before you go. While London gets…

Michael Kors Chronograph Watch

June 30th, 2011 by
Michael Kors's gold-plated chronograph watch with a leather wrap strap is a stylish take on the classic timepiece. We love its evocative retro look. Team it with neutrals for a chic town-and-country look. Michael Kors Chronograph Watch