Hermès & Leïla Menchari

A small but powerful exposition came to the Grand Palais during the month of November.  On display, 8 powerful sketches from Leïla Menchari.  Menchari led the design for Hermès window displays from 1978 – 2013.  The displays were nothing short of amazing, grabbing the attention of guests with perfect juxtaposition and marrying of the bags […]

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Inside the World of Dior

This year the Musée des Arts Décoratifs is celebrating 70 years of Dior by hosting a 6-month exhibition.  For anyone in Paris, this is a must-see event, and fortunately for us, we had the opportunity to experience it as a class through GEM.  Arriving before the museum opened, we were treated to a guided tour […]

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“There’s nothing more romantic than Italian food”-  Elisha Cuthbert 12th February was around the corner and I could not be more excited! Passports out, Bags packed and I was ready for a week long field trip in Milano with my classmates. After pleasuring my taste buds with French authentic food, I was really looking forward […]


Study Trip in Paris

INTRODUCTION The first semester is gone, we spent the first five months applying economic concepts and theories to the world where the standard rules of marketing and management are completely different. Luxury, Fashion and Design are the industries where mass production always loses.  It’s important, instead, focus on the other concepts, like exclusivity, details, heritage […]

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From Peter Paul Rubens to Dolce & Gabbana

(Phots of the runway show: http://www.vogue.com/slideshow/dolce-gabbana-fall-2012-runway#14) (Photos of 1621-1625 Anne of Austria (1601–1666) by Peter Paul Rubens. https://bjws.blogspot.fr/2015/10/biography-queen-anne-of-austria-spain.html)   Italy, as the origin of Renaissance, needless to say has been always putting efforts to push forward the appeals to art and culture in the whole world. Today I’d like to briefly talk about my learning […]

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