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The Charming Mountain Goat – How French Women Don’t Get Fat

February 20th, 2009 · Comments Off · Charming Mountain Goat

A few years ago, a book called “French Women Don’t Get Fat“ was published. I am not sure what it is about, its title pops into my head every time one of these fabled women comes into view.
The Anglo-American realm of body consciousness has definitely taken new extremes in recent years due to the [...]

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The WD Interview – Anne Valentin, Eyewear Designer (part II)

January 22nd, 2009 · 2 Comments · Design & Fashion, The WD Interview

If the boom of the brand it not your idea of making a fashion statement, then France remains one of the countries where you can still find intelligent design that doesn’t scream in people’s faces. Here, unlike other countries, youth is not a free pass to qualify as a style icon: Catherine Deneuve, Loulou de [...]

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