paris: twisted french style

Posted on February 2, 2006


by in paris now


No matter how long we live here, some aspects of Frenchness continue to elude us. For From My French Window, it’s a particular sartorial flair:

I think when you come to France free scarf tying lessons should be given. I try to copy and sometimes have success. However, there are some pretty tricky scarf tying French women out there that make me wonder at where they got this skill. It must be handed down from generation to generation.

I have two pieces of advice: have a look here, and, for authenticity, never wash the scarf.