The French stood behind the Revival too
The hotel itself is the only remaining example of French Renaissance Architecture conjoined with Filipino Stylised beaux arts in the country
French architect. Trained by Boffrand, he settled in Vienna under the aegis of Francis Stephen, Duke of Lorraine (1708–65)
More than ever Paris remains fashion’s reference point
"Dior and Balenciaga were not only the most important and influential couturiers of their time, they have also remained very relevant today"
By the 1980s, the haute couture was recognized as part of the unique patrimony of France
The iconic compact rouge in its little round pot was launched in 1879 and continues to anchor the Bourjois product line over 130 years later.
François Coty helped to establish the modern luxury beauty market as we know it today.
The word for mascara in several languages is “Rimmel.”
Well-attended exhibitions in Paris in 1855 and 1867 helped to spread Second Empire style to England and then the United States
Popularized in the US by architect Richard Morris Hunt, the first American to study at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in France.
In 1925 the Exposition des Arts Decoratifs in Paris further promoted the popularity of Art Deco style architecture
The popularity of this style was advanced by the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893
Known as the French Eclectic style, French Provincial or French Chateau, the style was fashionable in the 1920s and 1930s.
The French Norman style is modeled after the rural vernacular architecture of the French countryside.