A little repartee with Caroline de Maigret about a few of her favorite things.
Style motto: Always dress to meet the love of your life.
Guilty pleasure: Tex Mex. I love chili con carne.
Treasured possession: Records, for sure
Favorite musician: Elvis
Favorite music venue: Le Bataclan in Paris. It’s the perfect size—big enough to have great bands but small enough to still keep things intimate. It’s also in the center of Paris, which I love.
Gadget of choice: Jambox by Jawbone. Great sound, with a wireless connection to my iPhone. Perfect for all the time I spend in hotel rooms.
Favorite book: The Idiot, by Dostoyevsky
Flower of choice: peonies
Best city: Paris
Favorite film: Le Mépris, by Jean-Luc Godard
Best place to grab a meal: La Coupole, Paris, for its history and big seafood platters
Best facial: Caudalie [near Bordeaux, France]
Best massage: Hotel Bristol, Paris
Favorite travel destination: the Cyclades islands, Greece
Favorite person to follow on Instagram: Michel Gaubert, @michelgaubert. He’s a really fun and witty DJ.
Catch Caroline test-driving a few of our favorite fall pieces here.