In Paris, a Nightclub With Manners

In Paris, a Nightclub With Manners

PARIS — For evening owls in Paris, the scene has formally tilted eastward. On the primary evening of the couture collections, Chris Pine, Josh Hartnett, Emily Ratajkowski and Georgia May Jagger have been among the many celebrities who arrived on the Hôtel Bourbon to unwind in near-anonymity. At 39 rue des Petites Écuries within the […]

Getting Out the Youth Vote at Maison Margiela and Armani

Getting Out the Youth Vote at Maison Margiela and Armani

PARIS — Getting out the youth vote is the preoccupation of the second, not only for the looming American midterm elections however, apparently, for the grandmasters of the style institution. How else to interpret the truth that Maison Margiela highlighted its “ongoing study of seductions in the millennial era” within the notes for its Artisanal […]

At Chanel and Dior, the Incredible Intimacy of What You Can’t Buy Online

At Chanel and Dior, the Incredible Intimacy of What You Can’t Buy Online

PARIS — Currently the Dior boutique on Avenue Montaigne is wrapped in a brightly coloured mural of raw-edged 1960s protest posters emblazoned with “Women empowerment” and “C’est non, non et non.” They are sudden rallying cries within the midst of the Eighth Arrondissement’s luxurious purchasing thoroughfare; a jarring sight on an ornate temple of consumerism. […]

Moving the Goal Posts in Fashion

Moving the Goal Posts in Fashion

PARIS — They could have been protesting the separation of migrant families in the United States over the weekend however, in Paris, they had been celebrating France’s soccer victory over Argentina. And because the couture exhibits started Sunday night, that World Cup sequence win lent a rosy glow to a sector that’s considered a nationwide […]

The Revenge of Vetements

The Revenge of Vetements

PARIS — Vetements will not be the model everyone likes, however on Sunday in Paris it grew to become fairly clear it’s the model our present A.D.H.D., digi-surfing, politicized world deserves. Consider: Since bursting onto the ready-to-wear scene 4 years in the past it has: 1.) disrupted the established order by twisting views on every […]

‘Merci Madame’: Simone Veil Is Honored With Panthéon Burial

‘Merci Madame’: Simone Veil Is Honored With Panthéon Burial

In 1974, Ms. Veil additionally helped go a legislation that legalized reimbursement for the price of contraception drugs by France’s public well being care system. During her second time period as France’s well being minister, from 1993 to 1995, she launched measures to assist these with H.I.V., the virus that causes AIDS. Following Ms. Veil’s […]

Molière the Entertainer vs. Serious Molière

Molière the Entertainer vs. Serious Molière

It’s not a foul premise: When Elise and her brother, Cléante, lament their father’s stinginess, clad within the hip Parisian’s uniform of thin denims and impartial colours, they sound like millennials unable to get on the property ladder with out a parental leg up. Harpagon, in the meantime, upgrades to surveillance know-how to regulate the […]

Staying in the (Fashion) Moment

Staying within the (Fashion) Moment

The monthlong males’s put on season, with stops in Florence, Milan and Paris, might not be hanging collectively thematically. But when it comes to moments, it has supplied some doozies. At the Rick Owens spring 2019 males’s put on present in Paris.CreditValerio Mezzanotti for The New York Times Back at first of a cycle of […]

In Paris, Banksy Spreads a Trail of Graffiti, and Rumors

In Paris, Banksy Spreads a Trail of Graffiti, and Rumors

The unsigned murals started showing quietly in Paris final week. On Wednesday, World Refugee Day, passers-by within the north of the town seen a stencil of a younger black woman close to a shuttered heart for migrants. Apparently homeless, with a teddy bear and blankets at her toes, she was adorning her patch of sidewalk […]