Velvet, full skirts, and metallics reign at Rochas Show #PFW

The location for the Rochas fashion show was the Palais de Tokyo. The setting was pure fun.  Soooo much fashion….where do I begin? Volume.  In skirts and in all the way down to the ankle. Also in proportions of longer … Continue reading

Texture, mid-length skirts, and thigh high boots: Top Trends at Paule Ka #PFW

Fresh off the plane and newly installed with her family (and their cat) in a dreamy Parisian pied-à-terre, fashion huntress Suzanne Bateman is busy attending Paris Fashion Week. Lucky for us, she has agreed to share her top picks for the hottest trends worn by the fashionable and … Continue reading

Paris j’adore ! Part III: The Movies

Top 10 movies set in Paris . 10 – Funny Face No list would be complete without mentioning the lovely Audrey Hepburn who stars in this movie that imprinted the legend of Parisien couture on my young mind. I am a … Continue reading

Talking acting, travel and music with C.R.A.Z.Y. talent Marc-André Grondin.

Marc-André Grondin (la presse) Do you remember when you were a teenager and had all the time in the world to listen to music and dance in your room, away from the judgment of the world? In the acclaimed movie … Continue reading

Paris J’adore ! Part I: The Sights

I have had a love affair with Paris for a very long time. I blame Audrey Hepburn, Man Ray, and Coco Chanel. I blame post cards and fashion photography circa 1950. I blame all the artists who have created great work inspired … Continue reading