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In Paris : 20 Women on Life in the City of Light - Jeanne Damas

In Paris

20 Women on Life in the City of Light

Paperback Published: 17th September 2018
ISBN: 9780241351680
Number Of Pages: 240

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France's most stylish It girl takes us into the secret world of Parisian women.

In Paris is a window on the world's most stylish city by two quintessentially Parisian women: Jeanne Damas, the it-girl, model, and actress, and Lauren Bastide, former editor-in-chief of French Elle. Dispelling the myth that there is only one type of Parisian woman, In Paris is made up of profiles of twenty different Parisiennes aged from fourteen to seventy, living in tiny studios or grand apartments, giving us a rare glimpse into their world: their homes, their careers, their style, and, most importantly, what being Parisian means to them.

The portraits are illustrated with gorgeous full-colour photographs in Jeanne Damas' inimitable style, as well as lists of secret Parisian hideaways and style tips: from the five different types of red wine to order depending on the occasion, and the bars to drink them in, to the best red lipsticks, and places to be kissed.

About the Authors

Jeanne Damas is a model, actress, and founder of the clothing brand Rouje. She starred in Guillaume Canet's latest film and appeared on Forbes' 30 under 30 list. She lives in Paris. Lauren Bastide is a former editor-in-chief of French Elle. She founded a podcast production company in September 2016, and her feminist podcast 'La Poudre' is the Number One independent podcast in France. She lives in Paris.

Industry Reviews

I loved it - so French and so cool -- Alexandra Fullerton, author of How to Dress and Fashion Director at Large/Glamour UK
Jeanne Damas is the coolest, most beautiful French it-girl * GQ *
If you wonder what 'effortlessly chic' looks like in 2017, it's French model and designer Jeanne Damas * Glamour *
If the Internet could create its version of the perfect girl, Jeanne Damas would probably be her * Vogue *
Jeanne Damas is the epitome of 'French Girl Cool' * Man Repeller *
Jeanne Damas is the name on the lips of le tout Paris right now, as the Paris girl personified * Vogue France *
One of the most stylish French girls around * Who What Wear *
[Jeanne Damas is] the ultimate cool french girl * Culture Trip *
A portrait of Paris itself emerges . . . in these tributes to a fabled city . . . reminding armchair travelers that if we can't all be Parisians, maybe we can at least go there someday * Booklist *
For many admirers, it is Ms. Damas who represents the ultimate in French girl chic. . . . Her new book, with text by Lauren Bastide to accompany Ms. Damas's photographs, serves as a love letter to Paris . . . [and] is sprinkled with quirky, authoritative guidelines on Paris living * Wall Street Journal *

ISBN: 9780241351680
ISBN-10: 0241351685
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 17th September 2018
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 15.8  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.58
Edition Number: 1