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September Events in Paris: Cocktail Street, Roger Tallon Expo, Food Art Week & More

September Events in Paris; Roger Tallon Le Design en Mouvement retrospective

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Head to the 18th tomorrow evening for an Artisinal Soap Workshop at one of our favorite eco eateries, LaREcyclerie, put on in conjunction with Fraiche Cosmetics and event-planner extraordinaire, Sinny & Ooko.

September Events in Paris; Foodamour Festival

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Montmartre Roundup

Montmartre Roundup

I have a confession to make. Even though I’ve spent a good portion of my adult life exploring Paris, I’d never dedicated ample time to discovering Montmartre. Sure, I’d seen all the “must-see” spots, however, it wasn’t until this past trip that I truly experienced the neighborhood and subsequently fell in love with it. Here are my favorite addresses for an ideal day touring the famed butte.

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Grape Harvest in the Loire France

Grape Harvest in The Loire

The hot days of summer inevitably inspire winemakers to tackle the practicalities of the harvest. Here in wine country, the build up to the harvest comes with a contagious energy. It’s not just the time when winemakers collect the fruit of their hard work throughout the year, but it’s also a festive time, with teams of workers spending their days in the vines.

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Interview with Josh from Paris Wine Company, Wine Weekend Day Trip Giveaway

Wine Weekend Giveaway

We’re teaming up with Paris Wine Company to give away two tickets to Wine Weekend’s day trip to Champagne on October 10th. And to get in the mood to celebrate our favorite bubble beverage, we sat down with Josh, Owner of Paris Wine Company, to learn more. Paris Wine Company is hosting its first Wine Weekend in Paris this fall and it’s not to be missed.

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Adjusting to 'Madame' in Paris

The M Word

The first time it happened, it caught me off-guard. I paused for a microsecond, then shook it off as an isolated incident and continued on with my day. A few weeks later, though, it happened again… and then again… until one day, it just became the norm. I am talking, of course, about that two-syllable word that is an inevitable rite of passage for every young woman living in France. “Madame.”

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August 2016 Events in Paris, Rosa Bonheur Birthday

August Events in Paris

Black Movie Summer Festival, Godspeed You! Black Emperor at Le Trianon, Hypefest, Jazz at La Villette, Rock en Seine, Rosa Bonheur’s Birthday.

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4 Saisons Solidaires; a new food market concept coming to Paris

Halles Alimentaires

Food activists celebrated a victory on July 5th when “4 Saisons Solidaires,” a proposition introduced by the Communist Party, was passed by the Paris Council. The initiative is set to facilitate the opening of new food markets around the city, but this time the focusing on providing sustainable, seasonal, and local produce to low-income communities.

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French menswear brand Etudes Studio

French Menswear

Parisian men certainly have an enviable ease when it comes to fashion, a skill presumably learned over years of cultural grooming. However, for the fashion-conscious dude new to the city, finding unique, quality garments outside the sea of luxury fashion houses can be tricky. Fortunately, three new-to-the-scene French menswear brands are reinventing the idea of classic style for the everyday man.

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HiP Paris Blog DonAntónia Pastelaria Canal St Martin

DonAntónia Pastelaria

Among all of the trendy coffee shops and boutiques along the Canal Saint Martin, one new address is standing out from the rest. Forget croissants and café crèmes for a moment and immerse yourself in the pasteis de nata and galão at DonAntónia. Part eatery, part grocery store, the shop is dedicated to the tastes of Portugal.

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