All posts tagged: Christian Dior

Dior Exhibition in Paris : 70 Years of Drop Dead Gorgeousness at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs

A Dior retrospective is showing in Paris in what I imagine will be the biggest drawcard  this year. The Dior exhibition celebrates the 70th anniversary of the fashion house with over 300 gowns on display. The curation is incredible including vintage photos, art works, fashion […]

Six Classic “Parfums Mythiques” According To Vogue Paris

The new Vogue Paris is out on shelves this week and it’s a bumper 95th anniversary edition and the best  in some time. It is bulging with brilliant photography, fashion and French icons. There are four covers to choose from. The selection is between Gisele Bündchen, Kendall Jenner, Christy Turlington […]

Ads About Town : Dior’s Eau Sauvage with Alain Delon

Walking around the French village I live in, there are often a multitude of perfume billboards to be viewed.  I sometimes think this is overkill for such a small town and can’t imagine it’s a good use of the advertising budget.  However now that the tourist […]

Very Belated May Perfume News Round Up

I’ve fallen completely behind doing these monthly updates and Esxence side tracked me as I smelt so many perfumes that were new to me that the updates seemed superfluous. However I’m ready to launch into a new wave of round ups. So here we go. […]

Happy May Day / Labour Day in France

The May Day / Labour Day celebration held today on May 1st in France is linked with the Muguet flower or Lily of the Valley, as it’s known in English.  The tradition goes back to the days of King Charles IX. It’s said that in […]