Fondation Louis Vuitton

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For many years the Fondation Louis Vuitton for the contemporary art was the target of any kind of allusions, either positive or negative. Just a week ago, the project output was inaugurated by François Hollande and Bernard Arnault in an official event…

Alexandre Vaultier SS15

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Once again I had the pleasure to visit the beautiful showroom of the talented Parisian designer Alexandre Vaultier. His creations are a true delight, very sophisticated and sensual all created with a perfect craftsmanship in everything from the designs pattern…

Salon du Chocolat 2014

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Chocolate and fashion… one could easily wonder how they relate if fashion involves rather a stainless, aseptic atmosphere whereas planet cacao is surrounded by satellites called calories. Well, the Salon du Chocolat has managed to link both worlds: since 1994…

It is unhip to be happy

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It’s a dreary evening when I am struck by something peculiar on the bus home: a young man, complete with accessory-beard and hobo-chic woolly hat, peacefully grinning to himself. It was obvious that this was neither the buffoonish expression of…

Festival Viva México

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The movie festival Viva México is clearly the major effort in France –and probably in Europe– to show contemporary Mexican movie films. In recent years, Mexican films have gained attention worldwide thanks to Cannes successes like Heli and Después de Lucía,…

Anne Sofie Madsen SS15- Come Undone

ANNE SOFIE MADSEN SS15 Come undone

The talented Danish Designer Anne Sofie Madsen showcased for the first time during Paris Pret-à-porter Fashion week. Her spring/summer 2015 collection called come undone, is about falling apart and about being absolutely personal and at the same time exposing oneself…