70 years of Christian Dior at Musée des Arts Décoratifs

The house of Christian Dior is celebrating its 70th anniversary in a big way: a grand retrospective reuniting 300 haute couture gowns! On top of this impressive size, I loved how much I learned from this exhibition and that there is an emotional side in each room. You can feel through the dresses and archives…

Visiting the Dior couture salons on avenue Montaigne

After visiting the Berluti workshop, I was lucky to tour the Dior salons on avenue Montaigne through LVMH’s Journées Particulières. Dior's celebrity-oriented advertisement and marketing tends to overshadow the prestige of its craftsmen and the quality of its products so it was a wonderful idea to guide us behind the scenes over a weekend. We…

Paris Haute Couture

Paris Haute Couture is the fashion exhibition of the moment in Paris. With the support of Swarovski, the Hôtel de Ville de Paris hosts more than 100 magnificent designs of the past century for you to see up close. Born from the wild imagination of designers, created with the best materials and endless hours of…

Yves Saint Laurent exhibition in Denver

The highlight of my week-long business trip to Denver was the Yves Saint Laurent retrospective at the Denver Art Museum. It is the same exhibition that took place in Paris two years ago (and which I blogged on here). Once again, it was a great opportunity to remember Saint Laurent’s genius and wonder at his…