Tag Archives: Catherine Deneuve

a day of quotation marks

Ugh Ugh, I woke up with a cold nose. I woke up with a cold nose, and that is not a good sign given that I don’t live in a cabin in Vermont, that’s heated with a wood-burning stove. And I was sleeping under a down comforter with a man who radiates heat like a, […]

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ultra violent

Photography by Maria Ziegelboeck, Courtesy of Vivienne Westwood Ultra Violent When I first mentioned Ultra Violet, the Pantone “color of the year,” I said I preferred the Cabernet, plum, and Merlot colors of seasons past. Is this dress from Vivienne Westwood Ultra Violet? I think so, and although I might not wear it, I like […]

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Certain Beauty, not a certain age

I don’t remember if I first ran across Certain Beauty on Twitter or Instagram, but I do know that I immediately liked what I saw. They were asking complicated questions in a simple but not simplistic way. Certain Beauty’s presence on Instagram is timely and fresh. The pictures below, are some examples of things they post. Certain Beauty is Stephanie […]

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Julie Delpy, a real French icon

French actress Julie Delpy is the real thing. She may be no Catherine Deneuve—that’s another, older, iconic style—but Delpy personifies what’s cool about modern French women: a little rough and tough, but feminine as hell. With her glasses pushed up on her less-than-perfectly-coiffed hair, her face virtually free of makeup, her unpainted fingertips with that one rather large ring, she’s French cool […]

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