Posts Tagged ‘trends’

Shopping: Rue Etienne Marcel

When I first moved to the Montorgueil quartier, I only had eyes for rue Montorgueil….

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Paris Fashion: Seen on the Streets of Paris

Bows in hair—something that I always thought would be reserved for Disney princesses and small children has become notable on the streets of Paris. And, to my surprise, I quite like this Paris fashion trend.

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French Fashion: Seen on the Streets of Paris

Blue: the color of the ocean, the color of the sky, basically the color of summer and a running French fashion trend on the streets…

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Booties, a summer fashion trend in Paris

Paris Summer Trends: Booties and Blazers

Upon my arrival in Paris, thanks to all the incredibly chic French women, I immediately noticed all the wardrobe essentials I had somehow been living without. All the Parisiennes strolling the streets were, of course, clad in the latest Paris summer trends. I realized my summer simply would not be completely chic without the perfect blazer and pair of booties so effortlessly donned by all these French women.

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Marc Jacobs for Louis Vuitton

Your Paris Palette: Mellow Yellows for Fall

All summer, the Luxembourg Gardens showed off an array of flowers in different yellows. Now, from pale lemon through harvest gold, the same shades are back in this fall’s Paris fashion. From the runways of Carven and Gaultier to racks in Comptoir des Cotonniers and The Kooples, these shades vary from canary to caramel.

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Channeling Parisian Couture

Didn’t receive your ticket to last week’s haute fashion shows in Paris from Uncle Karl? Perhaps you haven’t got the price of a car to spend on a dress, either. Never fear, our friends at Running in Heels have done the legwork for you, summing up the best of Paris couture and choosing the top department store finds inspired by the shows.

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