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Five Design Hotels Worth the Trip to Paris

Five Design Hotels Worth the Trip to Paris

here’s no denying Paris’ splendor when it comes to its design and architecture. From the modern marvel of the Louvre’s glass pyramid to the iconic Eiffel Tower, the City of Light isn’t at a loss for style, and that includes its …  Read More

The Christian Louboutin Shoe Hospital

The Christian Louboutin Shoe Hospital

(One year ago) There I was, standing proudly in my first pair of red-soled beauties. It was a moment I had waited a long long time for, a milestone you could say. After visiting all three boutiques in the city, …  Read More

Top 5 Places for American Food in Paris

Top 5 Places for American Food in Paris

While Paris is full of amazing (and not-so) French restaurants, there comes a time in every expat’s life here when nothing but a good ol American meal will do the trick. In the last few years, American food has infiltrated …  Read More

5 Places to Stay and Play in Paris

5 Places to Stay and Play in Paris

I thought I’d share my latest article up on the Forbes Travel Guide blog about 5 Places to Stay and Play in Paris this month. From boutique hotels to art exhibits, music festivals, and hot new restaurants, here’s my quick …  Read More

Local Dining: Montmartre

Local Dining: Montmartre

I’ve called the right bank my home for the last three years. While I love the historic streets and charming artsy feel of the left bank, the right bank is where I spend most of my time. Since moving to …  Read More

Six Senses Spa Paris

Six Senses Spa Paris

HAPPY FRIDAY! Today I spent the morning indulging in an ‘energizing massage’ at the Six Senses Spa on rue Castiglione next to the Westin Vendôme. It was heavenly. Addah, my masseuse, is a goddess. Not only did she get all …  Read More

Made in Paris: Sept Cinq

Made in Paris: Sept Cinq

I fell in love with this boutique in the 9th arrondissement a couple of weeks ago. Named after the city code for Paris (75), Sept Cinq is a shop dedicated 100% to emerging designers in Paris. Having worked a bit in …  Read More

Happy Soldes!

Happy Soldes!

In honor the start tomorrow of Paris’ famous seasonal sales, I picked some of my favorite pieces on sale right now. I love the soldes as they are called in French. Twice per year, every store in France (online and brick …  Read More

The Weekend Guide II

The Weekend Guide II

It’s the weekend again! And, it’s finally (FINALLY) hot & sunny outside! Paris has gotten over its funk and is making up for those 8 months of winter with some sunshine and plenty of fun happenings this weekend. 1. Frenchie …  Read More