Giambattista Valli | Paris Couture Week

Couture Week is off to a fantastic start in the French capital. Giambattista Valli’s ethereal designs have the internet positively buzzing. I’m in love with the beautiful silhouettes, as well as the flowery details, which are endlessly chic. To see … Continue reading

Le Dépanneur | A Slice of Southern California in Pigalle

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The team behind Cantine California has struck gold again. Le Dépanneur, their sit-down restaurant in the Pigalle neighborhood of Paris, is a slice of Southern Californian paradise, complete with little cactus plants and wooden patio furniture.  In true American style, … Continue reading

Shinzi Katoh & Paddington Bear at Colette

Last month, while meandering around the first arrondissement, I decided to pop into Colette to see if I could find any last-minute Christmas presents. I went downstairs to the water bar for a drink, when to my surprise, I came across a little … Continue reading

Miss Dior at the Grand Palais | A Celebration of Christian Dior’s Legacy and the Famous First Perfume

I am, like many of you, a fan of Christian Dior. The haute couture brand has mastered the feminine silhouette, designing clothes that are an equal mix of elegance and modernity. Last November in the Courbe Gallery at the Grand Palais … Continue reading

PatriciaParisienne Presents: Kerrie Hess, Illustrator & Author

Australian illustrator and author Kerrie Hess (Kerrie Hess Illustration) is a world-renowned talent. She has collaborated with distinguished brands such as Chanel, Christian Louboutin, Alexander McQueen, Louis Vuitton, net-a-porter.com, Vogue, Peter Alexander, Sambag, Tatler, and Kate Spade, to name a few. Hess’s … Continue reading

{Photo Diary} | Christmas Markets in Düsseldorf

Einen guten Rutsch! Though we are on day 2 of the new year, there are so many things from 2013 that I still want to share with you, particularly this photo diary of our late December visit to the Christmas … Continue reading