PLUS ÇA CHANGE
the french, chic? who knew?
For the past few years, the emerging BRIC markets—i.e., Brazil, Russia, India, and China—have been grabbing all the attention. But suddenly the pendulum has swung back to France, by which, of course, we mostly mean Paris. Right now the denizens of the City of Light are producing the most exciting collections, throwing the coolest parties, and generally having the most fun. And yes, last we checked, they still have a lock on the je ne sais quoi thing.