Blune is a group of three beautiful, young French women with full lives as well as husbands, kids and one of Paris’ coolest clothing companies. Recently, I sat down with them to find out a bit more about this moody brand and why New Yorkers should look them up. BN: The word ‘Blune’ what does <... >
I’m always on the prowl looking for small boutiqey-like places that offer something a little different. Paris is full of them. And so about a month ago, I found one just around the corner from my apartment in the 11th. In fact I had passed it many a time but something told me to take <... >
Have a Cool Christmas in Paris: The City of Lights Becomes the City of Ice, for all to enjoy
Having lived in both New York and Paris, I have always enjoyed the old adage, spring in Paris…fall in New York.
Paris is the epitome of all things chic and in-vogue; from the most luxury fashion design houses to an art and restaurant scene that many argue is second to none. The lap of luxury lies along and near the Champs-Élysées, which houses some of the most iconic fashion designers and artists alike. Steps from the <... >
OK. I admit that I’ve been rather critical of Parisian restaurants. I’ve complained about the price, the service, the pathetic nià§oise salads, and the general feeling of disappointment at the end of many meals.
Right now on my iPhone it says 74F for today and will go up to 77F by Monday with those yellow sun icons all the way down. I’m talking about the weather for Paris.
There’s something special about window shopping in Paris. You find the most interesting little ateliers that entice you to peer in and discover.
It’s March and for me that means one thing: the 6 Nations. Ireland, England, Wales, Scotland, France and Italy. Rugby! You can have your Ronaldo or Rooney, (just don’t mess with mi Messi), because for me rugby is the game that’s less about money (name one rugby WAG) and more about camaraderie and real sportsmanship. <... >