Ooh la la! Follow insider Kathryn Kemp-Griffin to learn about the underpinnings of French style.
You’ll delve into the history of department stores, discuss the delicate details of brassieres – design, materials, craftsmanship, and the like – and be let loose in the lingerie departments of the city’s best established shops to find perfectly fitting French frillies to tote back to your boutique stay.
Author and entrepreneur
Canadian-born style insider Kathryn Kemp-Griffin has worked in the lingerie industry since 1990, launching lingerie company Soyelle and founding Paris Lingerie Tours and Pink Bra Bazaar, a charity dedicated to supporting women with breast cancer. She’s a columnist for The Lingerie Journal and the author of Paris Undressed: The Secrets of French Lingerie, and lives in an old mill house just outside Paris with her husband, five children and a mini-menagerie of pets.
Silly for silk? Loopy for lace? Add some va-va-voom to your unmentionables on this (very) personal shopping experience.
- 2 hours
- Start Time
- Tours run between the hours of 14:00 and 16:00
- Call our travel specialists 24/7 on 1 800 464 2040 or contact us to find availability
- Experience location
- You will be meeting Kathryn Kemp-Griffin at the city’s oldest department store; we’ll send you the details in your confirmation.