Centre Commercial

The next time you’re in Paris, you should check out Centre Commercial, located on a minimalist, low key street in the Canal Saint Martin (I promise they’re not all dressed like those dudes in my photo).  Started by the founders of Veja, the shop features men’s and women’s clothes, shoes, and accessories from socially conscious designers, primarily from Europe.  To be more specific, they are interested in transparent sourcing and supporting locally made goods.  They even started a namesake magazine to inspire the corresponding hip, Brooklyn-en-Paris lifestyle.

LV vs Dior: Resort 2016

What I knew from social media is that the Louis Vuitton resort show was held in a sick house in Palm Springs with futuristic mirrored seats and cool plants, followed by a summer fair.  I also knew that Dior’s resort show was in Cannes, in a quirky bubble house, and guests did chic, instagrammable activities like brunch and hang out with a Dior ice cream… Read More

It Begins

Hello Community of Smart Fashionable Women! Welcome to my first post…or probably my fifth first post, not that anyone’s keeping watch over the graveyard of abandoned blogs. Here we will explore the fashion person I (you? we?) want to be. Clothes are more than just clothes.  Designers created objects infused with ideas; and when we style these objects together, put… Read More