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Behind the bar with The Experimental Cocktail Group

A sneak peak at my upcoming LUXOS magazine interview featuring the Experimental Cocktail Group founders Romée, Pierre-Charles and Olivier.   The desire to found the Experimental Cocktail Club (ECC) goes back as far as they can remember- they just didn’t …  Read More

YOUNG & HUNGRY: An interview with photographers Dax Henry & Anais Wade

YOUNG & HUNGRY: An interview with photographers Dax Henry & Anais Wade

n a recent trip to Los Angeles, California, I made it a point to meet up with photographers Dax Henry & Anais Wade behind the concept, Young & Hungry.  I first came across their blog when I was researching my article mentioning the restaurant Frenchie in Paris. …  Read More

Interview: Diane Pernet of ASVOF

Interview: Diane Pernet of ASVOF

Diane Pernet, founder of the internationally read fashion blog ASVOF and the benchmark fashion & film festival, ASVOFF, dishes about Paris, her iconic style and the one woman who has influenced her work. In an industry where wearing black is …  Read More

Yesterday and Today: Luxury Lingerie in the Capital of Romance

Yesterday and Today: Luxury Lingerie in the Capital of Romance

For the Fall/Winter 2012 issue of LUXOS magazine, I looked into the history of French lingerie and some iconic luxury lingerie brands in Paris today.  In a culture where seduction is an integral part of every day life, French women …  Read More

Van Cleef & Arpels Launches Palais de la Chance Collection

Van Cleef & Arpels Launches Palais de la Chance Collection

I sat down with Nicolas Bos, the dashing CEO of Van Cleef & Arpels, to talk about his opinions on the state of the luxury jewelry industry today, the rich history of Van Cleef & Arpels, and of course, their …  Read More

Paris: Inside the Wildest Dreams of the Club Sandwich Boys

Paris: Inside the Wildest Dreams of the Club Sandwich Boys

Marc Zaffuto and Emmanuel d’Orazio, the Club Sandwich boys, are the darlings of the Parisian party world.  With their soirées reaching iconic proportions at the drop of a name, and their themes extravagent to say the least, these two have …  Read More

Tastemakers: The Men Behind the New Paris Coffee Culture

Tastemakers: The Men Behind the New Paris Coffee Culture

n a city that’s known for having a sidewalk café on nearly every corner, you would think that this place had mastered the art of making coffee by now. But, an espresso machine does not a barista make. And even …  Read More

First Look: A Designer to Watch- Tanya Taylor NYC

First Look: A Designer to Watch- Tanya Taylor NYC

There we were, in an old House of Lesage atelier on rue Saint Honoré, surrounded by the iconic luxury of Paris.  Tanya Taylor had flown to Paris to show her first collection, and how fitting that would turn out to …  Read More