Paris Fashion Week is in full swing: Editors, buyers, and Kardashian-Wests are in town from the States — and now, it seems, American fashion has followed them over.The first J.Crew store in France opened its doors today, a gleaming 1,800-square-foot emporium of sequins, Breton stripes, and pixie pants in Paris’s Marais neighborhood.... More »
The legendary French house celebrated its 90th anniversary on the runway yesterday, and with a new exhibition at Palais Galliera in Paris opening this weekend.
Frederic Remington, "French Explorer's Council with the Indians"(c. 1901)...
March is when the tennis season really heats up. Over the next two months, the first five Masters Series events of 2015 will be contested. It's a crucial time for players to gain rankings points and momentum. The hard courts of Indian...Show More Summary
French dance shoe & leather goods company Repetto will launch Eau Florale, a new flanker to Repetto Le Parfum. The brand also plans to open a New York City boutique by the summer...
French train manufacturer Alstom has opened its first production line for Citadis trams at its Taubaté plant, São Paulo, Brazil, to better serve tramway projects in Latin America.
The Brass Monkey (401 N. Morgan St.), a venture between owner Marc Bushala (Untitled Supper Club) and chef Ryan Wombacher (Siena Tavern) has opened in the West Loop's Fulton Market District.
The French jewelry brand Eternamé has opened its first boutique in Paris, located inside the Peninsula Paris hotel on avenue Kléber in the chic 16th arrondisement, near the Arc de Triomphe. Like the 8-year-old brand’s jewelry—which is...Show More Summary
In 2015, Centre Pompidou-Metz is presenting, in partnership with 8 cultural sites in Metz, the first world-class exhibition entirely dedicated to French artist Tania Mouraud. Kicked off on 4 March 2015 at Centre Pompidou-Metz, this show...Show More Summary
Nine months is a long time — anyone who's had a baby knows that. Believe it or not, that's how long Rafael Nadal recently went without a singles title. Back winning silverware once more, however, his fans will hope he can push on and...Show More Summary
A brief report from a Chadian online source caught my eye yesterday. It relates (French) how a prominent Chadian Muslim shaykh “opened fire on the Wahhabis whom he branded Boko Haram members, even terrorists.” This incident occurs in a context where Chadian forces … Continue reading ?
Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul says the French power unit supplier is 'quietly confident' ahead of the opening round of the season in Australia but is aware that more work is required.
On May 24, 2014, a man walked into the Jewish Museum in Brussels and opened fire, killing four people. This attack was more than just another incident of senseless gun violence. The alleged perpetrator, Mehdi Nemmouche, was a FrenchShow More Summary
Now is the time for the men on the ATP Tour to be hitting their stride with the Davis Cup, Masters 1000 events and French Open all in the not-too-distant future. Such is the nature of tennis, though, that there are still players with...Show More Summary
The 31st International Chess Open Cappelle-la-Grande is organized by “L’Echiquier Cappellois” from 28th February to 7th March, 2015, at the Palais des Arts in Cappelle-la-Grande, France.The tournament is registered with the French Chess...Show More Summary
An artsy, cool new hotel is opening in New Orleans soon ? the 167-room Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery will debut in April about four blocks from the French Quarter in the Warehouse Arts District, a very up and coming name (and home to the popular Cochon Butcher sandwich shop.) Old No. Show More Summary
All tournaments lead to the 2015 French Open, and every ATP star is playing to dethrone Rafael Nadal. It's the single most important quest of the tennis season, and a successful result could enshrine somebody's legacy forever. There's...Show More Summary
Twitter user Namechiru made these giant prosthetic anime-style boobs for use with cosplay costumes. I just bought a pair along with a French maid costume, and I have every intention of opening my own kinky maid cleaning service. bending over feather dusting lampshade Like what you see, monsieur? "Wait -- is that a penis?" Uh-oh. Show More Summary
The 34th International Chess Open Clermont-Ferrand took place on 19-22nd February, 2015, in Clermont-Ferrand, a city in the Auvergne region of France.The event was a 7-round Swiss tournament with tempo of play 90? + 30?.French GM Jean-Pierre...Show More Summary
“While the locals flock to the 300 or so venues, they are largely un-visited by tourists and expats because one of the main requirements for a visit is a good knowledge of French. At least that’s what Carl de Poncins says. He quit his job as the marketing director of a multinational company last year […]