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5 Tools for a Très Chic Kitchen

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What does your kitchen need to look and function like a cuisine (that’s French for kitchen)? Well the French will swear to the fact that they’ve been cooking with only forks, knives, spoons, and bowls for hundreds of years now, but there are a few tricks. Here are 5 tools […]

Fashion, Lifestyle

Dress Like A Parisian: Navy Cashmere Sweater

Great artists steal and great dressers steal from Ines de la Fressange, the deity of French street style. “Who knew that black and navy were made for each other? No one – until Yves Saint Laurent gave us permission to boldly go where no one had gone before… Know how […]

Lifestyle, Reviews

Coming Soon: J’adore! Focus On French-Language Cinema in Denver

The U.S. may have Hollywood, but France has Cannes. Film making has been alive and well in France since the nouvelle vague and now it’s coming to Denver for a fantastique film festival called “J’adore.” April 25 – 28, 2013 Presented by France’s major television station, TV5MONDE, in cooperation with […]

Fashion, Lifestyle

Is A French Manicure Actually French?

After getting such great feedback on my piece about French stripes, I thought I’d do some more fashion history breakdown for you guys — this time, on the French manicure misnomer. Is The French Manicure Really French? Not exactly. Some say that Max Factor introduced the style to Parisian fashionistas […]