Merci aime Paris

Thursday night, Merci celebrated its new Parisian theme and display. The chic charity store is now full of whimsical books, notebooks, postcards and other merchandise featuring Paris. Eiffel Towers have invaded the space (not that I’m complaining). So here is a little roundup of all the fun little things you can find there right now. … Continue reading Merci aime Paris

French touch

It’s been a month since my trip to France for the holidays. A wonderful time that ended with a few days in Paris, a city that never ceases to amaze me by its romantic beauty. The gifts and objects I brought back from my home country brighten up my days with a refined French touch. … Continue reading French touch

Hermès La Maison exhibition and books

Who wouldn’t want to watch the craftsmen of Hermès create Birkin bags in the Parisian ateliers? This is exactly what you can experience through La Maison, an 11-volume 5-kilo tome published last July. 33 pictures from the books are on show at the Madison Avenue store until September 30th and of course I had to … Continue reading Hermès La Maison exhibition and books

The Assouline bookstore at the Plaza Hotel in New York

After my divine treatment at the Caudalie Spa in the Plaza, I explored the prestigious New York hotel. As I wandered in the marble lobby under its giant crystal chandeliers, I noticed the Assouline bookstore up in the mezzanine. A warm and welcoming nook packed with the most refined books, it had all the ingredients … Continue reading The Assouline bookstore at the Plaza Hotel in New York