Topics :: Paris
By Mark Thompson | Tuesday Jul 19, 2011
With a sartorial presence as idiosyncratic as author Tom Wolfe’s white suits, the artist David Hockney served as a suggestive muse for John Galliano’s latest men’s collection, "Big Splash/Spring 2012."
By DAVID K. RANDALL | Monday Jul 18, 2011
I was riding along trails laid out for French monarchs, a bottle of wine and a day’s lunch on my back. But where Louis XIV rode a horse, I had a humble beach cruiser.
By JENNY BARCHFIELD | Tuesday Jul 12, 2011
Paris’ three-day-long fall-winter 2011-12 haute couture extravaganza wrapped up Wednesday with a mini revolution that challenged the established order of this elitist world by allowing the uninitiated masses into a show.
By JENNY BARCHFIELD | Saturday Jul 9, 2011
Walking, Paris’ elite cadre of haute couture designers seems to have determined, is out - at least for the handful of women wealthy enough to fork out the price of a car for a single dress.
By ELAINE GANLEY | Sunday Jul 3, 2011
Spend a day, and a de rigueur night, here and you can walk hand-in-hand with Woody Allen through the City of Light he portrays in "Midnight in Paris," his sweet and zany valentine to the French capital.
By Pascal Fonquernie | Thursday Jun 23, 2011
In a procession of color, gaiety, and fun along the streets of the capital, the now legendary "Marche des fiertés lesbiennes, gaies, bi & trans" proclaims its protest message against all forms of discrimination.
Thursday May 12, 2011
Spring is one of the most magical times to visit Paris. The weather is warm, the gardens are in bloom, and the parks, streets and cafés are filled with chic Parisians enjoying the art galleries and new fashion boutiques.
By Mark Thompson | Friday Apr 22, 2011
While W.C. Fields might find it hard to fathom, Philadelphia has been the hotbed for a burgeoning neo-burlesque scene - thanks in large part to the long-running, shimmying shenanigans of the Peek-A-Boo Revue.
Wednesday Apr 20, 2011
Pavillon de la Reine’s new nail bar offers manicures each Saturday in the hotel’s library. The inviting bibliothèque and honesty bar of the 54-bedroom hotel morphs into a beauty enclave where nails are buffed, shaped and lacquered with OPI polish.
Thursday Feb 24, 2011
Looking for a museum-worthy desk for your office? A new site, www.Frenchdibs.com, has been created to bring art, antiques and classics culled from European flea markets, galleries and personal collections directly to the consumer.