Following the evolution of a uniquely elegant capital - describing both the moments of ingenuity and enduring looks and icons that embody the city of light - this illustrated book is a guide to embracing Parisian fashion and the Parisian spirit itself.
'Whoever does not visit Paris regularly will never really be elegant.' - Honore de Balzac
Paris has always been the home of high fashion. The epicentre of classic chic, whether haute couture or street style, designers and fashion lovers travel from across the world to breathe in the understated and sensual style of the Parisian streets. From the iconic luxury of Chanel, Dior and Saint Laurent, to the effortless sophistication of the typical Parisian, the city's look is replicated the world over.
Following the evolution of a uniquely elegant capital - describing both the moments of ingenuity and enduring looks and icons that embody the city of light - this beautifully illustrated book is not only the perfect guide to embracing Parisian fashion, but to embracing the Parisian spirit itself.
Alois Guinut is an author, personal stylist and image consultant. She is the author ofDress Like a Parisian andWhy French Women Wear Vintage. Alois lives in Paris.
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