Month: May 2012

This story was orginally published in 2012. It has been updated.  Bonjour les amis. Somewhere on the beautiful Côte d’Azur, in a glitzy old city named Cannes, one of the world’s most prestigious Film Festivals has just begun. What a perfect opportunity to talk about movies. I have fond memories of Sunday afternoons spent at the…

The ballet flat: Il était une fois, une jolie petite chaussure… Once upon a time, there was a pretty little shoe… Charming. Chic. Classic. Comfortable: The ballet flat – la ballerine, in French –  seduces women around the world. Check out your favorite retailers or online stores in the spring, and you will see it everywhere. Offered in…