Who stole my croissant

Style secrets of the French by Casilda Grigg

A dash of 1920s Paris

A Dutch friend who’s almost Parisian – she spent years living there and speaks French like a native – told me I just had to visit the rue Mouffetard in the … Continue reading

October 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

A great little bra shop in Paris

I discovered this place by chance. It’s at the southern tip of the bustling but not particularly fashionable rue du Commerce in the 15th. Carline’s is more of a giant … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

10 things you didn’t know about Paris

I’m just back from a weekend in Paris. Conkers were falling from the horse chestnuts, shops were putting out their autumn clothes, but it was so warm that everybody was out … Continue reading

September 8, 2014 · Leave a comment