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Style secrets of the French by Casilda Grigg

The perfect gazpacho

In high summer, when half of Paris decamp to the seaside, the pages of Madame Figaro and other French magazines are filled with recipes for gaspacho andalou. The French are soup-mad … Continue reading

August 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

How to make Eton Mess (with a little help from Fred)

Here’s a thing. There are so many French people in London that we now have some very niche concepts coming across the Channel. One is a pastry shop called Aux … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · 2 Comments

A stylish pink trench coat for spring

Perhaps global warming is to blame – that’s what Vogue says so it must be true – but trench coats are huge this spring, especially coloured ones. French Elle is wild … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · 1 Comment