Tag Archives: Paris

DesignDestinations: Celebrating 125 Posts

Wow! I looked at my blog stats page recently and noted that I had done 124 posts.  In Old Media terms, this is 124 articles (of sorts). I never dreamed when I launched DesignDestinations in August of 2009 I would … Continue reading

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P.O.S.H: A Bit of Paris in Chicago

When I can’t get to Paris but need a French fix, my destination of choice is a charming little shop on State Street of Chicago called P.O.S.H. It’s a treasure trove of French Flea Market finds, a jumble of lovingly … Continue reading

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Ex-pat shares Paris Favs

Yesterday I wrote about my favorite things to do in Paris and asked for readers to respond with ideas of their own.  Well, I got lucky. John Brosky, formerly of Grand Rapids, Mi shared his thoughts and generously agreed to … Continue reading

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My “Favorite Five” things to do in Paris

A young film editor from Chicago asked me recently if there are any things that I always do when I go to Paris.  We were sitting next to each other at a Hidden Kitchen dinner in Paris discussing the fact … Continue reading

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Hidden Kitchen is a true DesignDestination

We did a rather odd thing in a way in Paris last week.  We attended a private dinner party hosted by two young ex-pats in their grand old Right Bank apartment where we didn’t know our hosts or the other … Continue reading

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