Vendanges de l’Avenue Montaigne 2019

Vendanges de l’Avenue Montaigne 2019. Every two years, Avenue Montaigne and Rue François 1er host their very own Vendanges in September, traditionally the start of the harvest season in French wine country.

Sonia Rykiel died again, liquidation and bankruptcy of fashion house

Queen of Knits, Hearts and Stripes, Great Sonia Rykiel left us August 25, 2016. 3 years later July 25, 2019 Commercial Court of Paris has pronounced the liquidation for lack of buyers. Sonia Rykiel House filed for bankruptcy protection in France in April 2019 and liquidated in the US.

Louis Vuitton the travel trunk 1885

Louis Vuitton the travel trunk 1885. Source  INPI – www.inpi.fr. When Vuitton opened his first store in Paris in 1854, he began by selling flat-topped trunks that were lightweight  and airtight, and were bought by France’s Empress Eugénie in its first year of sale. His first piece was the grey  Trianon canvas flat trunk. Vuitton was the…

Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. The collection is an invitation to travel between past and future. Artistic Director Nicolas Ghesquière closed Paris Fashion Week with a new version of French chic, revisiting classics and reinventing the House’s iconic signatures. In the very heart of Paris, at the Cour Lefuel of the Louvre Museum, Nicolas Ghesquière has presented…

Louis Vuitton Spring Summer 2018 collection

Louis Vuitton Spring Summer 2018 collection shown at Paris Fashion Week created by Nicolas Ghesquière and staged in the Louvre’s Pavillon de l’Horloge. Collection inspired by the notion of a perennial style while looking at XVIII century French aristocratic garments. Thus the refinement of ceremonial dress—the abundant brocade, fine embroidery, and exceeding delicacy of period clothing—blends with the…