La Saint Valentin

Yes it is the hottest trend right now ….and we, the French invented it ! 2018 will be the year of the Beret and the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day !  

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Ad a little pin and they will take you from 
well put together to “très chic ”  !

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Our wool berets come in a rainbow of colors  for men and women and fit everybody !IMG_8738 (Large).JPG

All you need is a  scarf and a beret  

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The runway look: fresh , young , unconventional and so cute !image.jpg

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I bought my bag on our last trip to Paris last summer and wanted to sell them in our shop ever since ….share this great find with my clients who I know would love it as much as I do !

These beautiful hand crafted jute bags is the outcome of the design collaboration with Skillful traditional handicraft workers in Bangladesh   This project aims to empower local women and through the income improve their access to health and education

These bags are skillfully woven , light , flexible and durable .

 

IMG_9143 (Large).JPGMade in house by Alice …One of a kind for that special one !IMG_8744 (Large).JPG

 Je t’aime , un peu , beaucoup , passionement , a la folie !

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Jewelry from my friend French Designer Lisiane is alaway a great idea !

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Home made cotton paper, vintage letter press , soy ink …our favorites Always !

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Cut out paper cards or vintage …one for all your loved ones !

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Parisian Designer Tsuri Gueta’s jewelry is bold and so unique you have to touch it to feel the silicon infused mesh fabric they are made with !

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Despite their look , these are NOT paint tubes but ultra rich hand creams blended with organic 20% Shea butter, Vitamin E and Argan oil  that absorb quickly for immediate hydration and repair .  A modern new look for these purse size creams .

Made in France without parabens, BHT and none of the other bad stuff !

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Summer bags

Its been 5 years since we could find and import these all time best sellers …We found some baskets , but nothing as perfect : Hand woven in classic or fun colors for the summer , with leather corners and handles. They all come with a lining that closes and in 3 sizes : purse, everyday tote or week end/beach basket .

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All stripes ahead ! We just got a new shipment from Marseille and have restocked of our favorite shirts in all sizes ( even XS )
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Grand Prix de la Creation

 

Tzuri Gueta is a designer and textile engineer who has been based in Paris since 1996.
By combining silicone with openwork textile materials, Gueta invented a technique of blowing silicone into lace. The technique was patented in 2005. The countless facets of this combination of materials afforded him an unexpected field for exploration that began with textile design and led him to jewelry, design objects and art.
His first collaboration with an Haute Couture house was with Thierry Mugler and also lately with the Chanel fashion house . He was awarded by the City of Paris ” Grand Prix de la Création “.

Now we are very proud to bring his creations to you here in San Diego !

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