Tag Archives: LVMH

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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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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Quand le vin est tiré, il faut le boire

Even through the economic downturn in recent years, luxury goods held their own and often prospered. Recently on the French news, they featured the many skilled craftsmen and women of luxury goods conglomerate LVMH. The initials stand for Louis Vuitton … Continue reading

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Au profit d’œuvres de bienfaisance

For just a couple of more days, until October 31, 2012, you have the chance to bid on some extraordinary items and experiences while you help others at the Dior Auction. This online event gives you the opportunity to help … 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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Les Journées Particulières

If you can be in France on October 15 and 16, 2011 you’ll have the chance to participate in Les Journées Particulières (lay joornay par-tea-coo-lee-air) sponsored by LVMH, the luxury goods conglomerate. This phrase translates as “special,” “unusual,” or “private” … Continue reading

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Poule de luxe

Forbes magazine just named Bernard Arnault the richest man in Europe and the fourth richest internationally with a fortune estimated at 41 billion dollars. Arnaud is the head of LVMH, the luxury goods conglomerate that includes Louis Vuitton, Moët-Hennessy, Veuve … Continue reading

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