Archive: Paris


The fashion shows in Paris ended today with Louis Vuitton. There was a full on collision of worlds along the front row. The lineup included the singer Pink dressed in a black suit and almost unrecognizeable under a fedora. Music...

By Robin Givhan | March 5, 2006; 06:24 PM ET | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)


At dinner Wednesday night, we were chatting with one of the folks from Chanel who told us that she heard Apollonia was coming to their show Friday morning. We practically spit a mouthful of water half way across the room....

By Robin Givhan | March 2, 2006; 07:42 PM ET | Comments (6) | TrackBack (0)

Models of Color

We are sorry to report that we got all uppity and indignant at the Givenchy show this evening. We are not embarrassed to admit that before the show even started we were already in a rather irritated mood because we...

By Robin Givhan | March 1, 2006; 07:13 PM ET | Comments (9) | TrackBack (0)

What Does One Call a Fear of Shoe Laces?

The day kicked off with the Balenciaga show at 9:30 am, which on the fashion clock is considered the crack of dawn. We arrive at about 9:25 am because there's something to be said for promptness. The show, however, doesn't...

By Robin Givhan | February 28, 2006; 05:52 PM ET | Comments (4) | TrackBack (0)

Tom Ford

"We" have been reprimanded for overuse of the first person plural and so "we" will do our best not to use any pronoun at all whenever possible because "we" do not want to upset our readers. "We" love them far...

By Robin Givhan | February 27, 2006; 10:11 PM ET | Comments (7) | TrackBack (0)

Day 1

We just arrived in Paris on the fashion flight from Milan. You've never seen more luggage unloaded from a plane until you've been on the 9:35 a.m. Air France flight from Milan to Paris. Teensy-weensy editors roll out of Charles...

By Robin Givhan | February 26, 2006; 05:40 PM ET | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)


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