A couple of days in Chengdu

Just arrived in Chengdu, China to attend the presentation of the CHANEL Cruise 2017/18 collection. Located in…

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Between the sea and the sky, at the Dune du Pyla

One of my favourite spots: an old hunting lodge from the 1930’s which has been turned into…


The Paris Popup at Nord Pinus

Every summer, the Nord-Pinus – a legendary hotel in Arles, in the South of France – hosts…

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Mademoiselle Privé in Seoul

I went to the exhibition Mademoiselle Privé that starts today in Seoul. It’s an interactive exhibition which offers a glimpse…


The spirit of Seoul

I love how, in Seoul, the old and the new live together. How concrete and green manage…

Caroline de Maigret in front of "Bells from the Deep".

The Leeum in Seoul

Bells from the deep by Lee Bul 2014 – Leeum Museum The collection of the Leeum Museum…

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Cafe Stella feels like Paris

I love coming here for drinks or to have dinner whenever I’m in Los Angeles. It’s chic,…


Lost In Translation

Sofia Coppola just won the best director prize in Cannes for her adaptation of The Beguiled. She’s the…


Hunting for treasures at The Last Bookstore

This bookstore is incredible. It sells both old and new books, and it’s a real treasure trove….

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The forever inspiring Noailles family

The view on the forecourt from the living room, villa Noailles. The 32nd edition of the Hyères…

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All I want to do in Santa Monica

I am a tourist when it comes to LA and I’ve always had the fantasy of it…

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Dream car

So, I’ve finally bought myself a car: a 1965 Ford Mustang! The only snag is that I…