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Debutante Cotillions

November 30, 2015:   November 30, 2015 BY STUART MESIRES   In addition to signaling the “holiday season,” December also signals “debutante season” in many cities throughout the United States. Debutante balls or cotillions are held this time of year from New York to San Francisco, and many places in between. In the […]

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Schiap Shop

November 20, 2015:   November 20, 2015 BY STUART MESIRES     I recently returned from a trip to Paris where I had the opportunity to visit Maison Schiaparelli at 21 Place Vendôme — the Elsa Schiaparelli boutique. It was opened in 1935 and closed in 1954, but it was reopened in 2012, […]

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