Posted on March 24, 2011

Parisian Chic ~

Fashion & Beauty
Model Inès de la Fressange shares her secrets to glamour and style in her new book “Parisian Chic: A Style Guide by Inès de la Fressange”.
There are many fashion capitals across the globe ~ New Yorkers are known for their impeccably chic fashion choices, old school glam in Milan, and multitudes of layers are worn in London… however, few city styles are as timeless and elegant as Paris.
Lending her advice on how to mix luxury pieces with affordable basics, as well as accessorizing, Inès accessibly explores topics ranging from ‘Fashion Faux Pas at 50+’ to how to effortlessly look like a million Euros. After all, when in Paris, who wants to look like a turista?
“The little black dress is not simply an item of clothing, it’s a concept. It’s abstract, it’s universal–which means there’s one that’s perfect for everybody.” ~ Inès
Inès, once the face of Chanel, recommends her favourite addresses for finding fashion and decorating items, as well as delving into subjects such as throwing fabulous dinner parties. A must for any woman who wants to add that ‘je ne sais quoi’ to her own style and château.
With her tips on what to wear, where to shop and dine, and places to stay in the City of Light, you are sure to be très chic! After all, when in Paris, who wants to look like a touriste?

Parisian Chic is due to arrive in bookstores on April 4th, available in French and English.
xoxo, B

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  • Castles Crowns and Cottages March 25, 2011 at 3:48 am

    And I will be at Barnes and Noble when it comes out! Oh to be creative and chic at any age…this is what is NECESSARY TO KEEP LOOKING GREAT!!!! BON WEEKEND MA BELLE,Anita

  • Cool Life March 25, 2011 at 5:49 am

    I got it!!
    Amazing guide of style and stylish places in Paris.
    Your pics are a bit different, maybe is a new edition.

    Kisses 🙂

  • Deja Pseu March 25, 2011 at 7:14 am

    Oh, thanks for sharing some of the pictures! I've had this on order FOREVER, can't wait to get it!!

  • Kandi March 25, 2011 at 7:49 am

    I HAVE to get that book! And to think…I don't even own a navy sweater! lol

  • Couture Carrie March 25, 2011 at 10:17 am

    Fabulous post, darling!
    I need this book!


  • LuxeBytes March 25, 2011 at 3:40 pm

    It's making me insane to wait for this. Feels like it's been FOREVER.

  • High Heeled Life March 25, 2011 at 8:40 pm

    Oh La La … Thanks for sharing this.. I'm going to look for this the next time I'm in Chapters… xo HHL

  • fromBAtoParis March 26, 2011 at 5:22 pm

    I bought this book some months ago here in Paris..I never thought there would be an English version…
    You are doing a great job, here!! Congrats!

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