Paris Fashion Week starts under a cloud of war

( Fashionunited.com ) Paris Fashion Week starts today, with 45 houses and brands set to hold physical shows, according the official schedule published by the French Fashion Federation (FHCM). Alongside the runway shows there  will be 37 presentations as well as 13 digital format events. In total there are 95 events listed on the schedule. Around town, Dior will celebrate the reopening of its flagship … Continue reading Paris Fashion Week starts under a cloud of war

James Harden frisked by cops, Lil’ Baby detained during eventful Paris Fashion Week

James Harden being frisked in France? Sacre bleu! The world-famous Beard was stopped by French police and searched. The Nets star was let go and never taken into custody. However, three others – including rapper and Harden friend Lil Baby – were arrested for transporting narcotics, according to French reports. Harden – who has been hanging around Paris with Lil Baby and Kanye West for the … Continue reading James Harden frisked by cops, Lil’ Baby detained during eventful Paris Fashion Week

Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president, receives jail sentence for corruption

PARIS — A Paris court on Monday found French former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption and influence peddling and sentenced him to one year in prison and a two-year suspended sentence. The 66-year-old politician, who was president from 2007 to 2012, was convicted for having tried to illegally obtain information from a senior magistrate in 2014 about a legal action in which he was … Continue reading Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president, receives jail sentence for corruption

Pierre Cardin: French fashion designer buried in Paris

The renowned French fashion designer Pierre Cardin has been buried at a private ceremony in Paris. Cardin – who died on Tuesday at the age of 98 – was laid to rest at the city’s Montmartre Cemetery. The black coffin was adorned with a sword of his own design, the blade resembling a pair of scissors intertwined with the eye of a needle, a thimble … Continue reading Pierre Cardin: French fashion designer buried in Paris

Teacher Decapitated Outside Paris School In Suspected Terrorist Attack

The victim was a history teacher, who just a few days earlier had shown caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad to his students. A teacher has been decapitated outside his school near Paris, according to authorities. French police responded to the suspected terrorist incident in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine on Friday, after witnesses claimed a man had hacked off the victim’s head with a kitchen knife in broad daylight. … Continue reading Teacher Decapitated Outside Paris School In Suspected Terrorist Attack

The Return of the Dominican Republic: Punta Cana Tops Americans’ List for International Thanksgiving Travel

According to Allianz Global Assistance’s Top 10 Thanksgiving Destination Index, which analyzed more than 2.4 million flight itineraries*, the number of Americans traveling internationally to the Dominican Republic for Thanksgiving has nearly quadrupled in size since last year. Allianz Global Assistance reviewed Americans’ travel plans around Thanksgiving, with outbound travel scheduled between Saturday, November 23 and Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28, 2019. Since the survey … Continue reading The Return of the Dominican Republic: Punta Cana Tops Americans’ List for International Thanksgiving Travel