Weekend Links: Week 18

Weekend Links Week 18 Jardin des Tuileries Fall

Weekend Links Week 18 is a mix of fashion (following Paris Fashion Week), odes to travel in France, with a side of Emily in Paris – because everyone is talking about it! I particularly enjoyed Kate Mosse’s piece on Carcassonne, you almost feel like you’re there. I hope you enjoy and would love to know if you have a favorite from this week!

Kenzo Takada Helped Put Asia on the Global Fashion Map

France Faces More COVID-19 Restrictions As Cases Soar

How To Spot Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI Chairs (a fun article for anyone looking to brush up on their French antiquing knowledge)

Carcassonne, France: Where Kate Mosse Finds Inspiration for Her Novels (my favorite of the week!)

Fall in the Jardin des Tuileries

Before/After: Order and Pattern in a Spirited Paris Apartment Remodel by Two Young Architects

This Paris Hotel Turned Its Empty Pool Into a Stunning Restaurant (adding this to the list of places to visit)

The Untold Truth of the Moulin Rouge

Paris Opera Considering Blackface Ban After Staff Pressure to End Racism (seems like it’s certainly time)

View of the Louvre

‘Our incomes have collapsed’: Covid-19 threatens future of Paris’s famed ‘bouquinistes’

Parisian Studio RMGB Has Boldly Reshaped This Home Near the Palace of Versailles (I love this apartment!)

Down and Out in Paris: Balenciaga Sees a Sort of Anti-Glamour in Our Future (a very interesting perspective on the future of fashion)

The France That Time and Tourism Forgot

By the Seine in Paris

All the Stunning Real Life Paris Filming Locations from Emily In Paris on Netflix (if you’re looking for specific locations, check this out)

Paris Closes Bars and Enacts New Restrictions As 2nd Wave of Coronavirus Sweeps City

The Crazy History of the Louvre

French Hostage Sophie Pétronin Released in Mali After 1,381 days in Captivity

Parisian fleuriste

Kitchen of the Week: A Compact Family Kitchen in Paris

Emily in Paris Is Darren Star’s Love Letter to the City of Light

France’s Rich Get Much Richer After Abolition Of Wealth Tax

I hope you enjoyed week 18 of Weekend Links! I’d love to hear which articles about France were your favorites. Feel free to send me an email or leave a comment below. Bon week-end à tous!

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