Tag Archives: French luxury goods

Un emballeur

Our house is scheduled to go to settlement in a few days, all going well, and I’m not the only person who’s hoping that there will soon be a sold sign on the lawn. We’ve gotten several mailings from companies who … Continue reading

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Un Piano à queue

I played the piano for many years, until I finally acknowledged that I was never going to be a particularly good pianist. Still, piano music and pianos themselves retain a fond place in my heart. France has produced some of the best … Continue reading

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Fait sur mesure

The other day, I wrote about Hennessy, one of the jewels in the LVMH crown. Today, I’m going to tell you about another of their jewels, Berluti. This French company with an Italian name has been creating bespoke men’s footwear … Continue reading

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Un soutien-gorge

Lejaby is back. Just a few months ago, the French lingerie manufacturer was making news for for reasons that were far from uplifting. Right in the middle of the French election campaign, the 82-year-old  company announced that it was closing … Continue reading

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