Tag Archives: Inès de la Fressange

Une passade

When I heard that Inès de la Fressange had opened a new boutique on super-chic rue de Grenelle in Paris, I made a point of checking it out. I’ve been slightly in awe of the long-legged former model and muse … Continue reading

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La Parisienne

I had noticed a fabulous looking picture of Inès de la Fressange in a black wrap dress. It was unsurprising that she looked amazing, but what surprising was that this dress was part of her collection for Uniqlo, the Japanese … Continue reading

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Virgule, Etc. is the name of the retrospective exhibit at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris that celebrates the contributions of French shoe designer Roger Vivier. The exhibit is set up as though it were a permanent museum dedicated to … Continue reading

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Les Carnets d’Inès

French fashion model (among other roles) Inès (Marie Lætitia Églantine Isabelle de Seignard) de la Fressange was born on August 11, 1957. Her father was a member of the French nobility and a stockbroker and her Argentinean mother was a … Continue reading

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Dans le jus

If you’re looking for an unpretentious, authentic, retro bistro experience in Paris, try Le Chartreux, 8, rue des Chartreux in the 6th Arrondissement. I wouldn’t cross Paris specially to come here, but if you’re near the Le Jardin du Luxembourg … Continue reading

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Je ne sais quoi

It’s a subject that never ceases to enthrall: how can a mere mortal develop the indefinable something, the je ne sais quoi, of the Parisian? Inès de la Fressange, former French supermodel has je ne sais quoi by the bucket … Continue reading

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