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Dance-Inspired Jewellery by Van Cleef & Arpels

For decades Van Cleef & Arpels has drawn inspiration from dance. The maison’s collection of high jewellery pieces with feminine figures reflects the poetic...

Read the Signs: Rue Des Anglais in Paris

The English are Coming! La rue des Anglais appears on maps of Paris in 1760, snaking its way through the 5th arrondissement from rue Lagrange...

In Search of Napoleon in France

It’s 200 years since Napoleon Bonaparte’s death, and whether or not you’re a military history buff, the sights around France where the key events...

American Friends Musée d’Orsay to Toast its 10th Anniversary

The American Friends Musée d’Orsay (AFMO) is a U.S. non-profit organisation initiated by American citizens who recognised the contribution made by the Musée d’Orsay...

Coco Chanel, The Life and Times of an Icon

In the first of this two-part series, Chloe Govan explores Coco Chanel’s journey from an orphanage childhood of abject poverty to the founder of...
©Kilometre 25 Paris

Kilomètre25 a Cultural Space in the 19th Arrondissement

Kilomètre25 is the name of the trendy and decontracté 2,300sqm cultural space under the Paris ring road in the 19th, bordering the Canal de...

My Life in Paris: Shop Til You Drop

Theodora Brack goes wild for animal-print outfits in the irresistible online sales. In my defence, I was feeling a bit restless, intoxicated as I was...

All the Fun of the Fair at the Musée des Arts...

Travel back to the fairgrounds of the Belle Époque in this Paris museum Amidst the ivy-covered warehouses of Bercy, in Paris’s 12th arrondissement, you will...
Swiss Modernities (1890-1914)

Swiss Modernities At The Musée d’Orsay In Paris

The Musée d’Orsay explores the vibrant creative scene in Switzerland at the end of the 19th century, with the work of Cuno Amiet, Giovanni...
Peintres femmes

Women Painters at The Musée du Luxembourg Paris

A major exhibition at the Musée du Luxembourg brings together over 70 works from 1780-1830 to highlight how the rising prominence of women in...