L'Orient des Femmes, curated by Christian Lacroix

Whilst you're in Paris, also make the time to visit the L'Orient des Femmes exhibition curated by Christian Lacroix. A vast collection of ethnic embroidered kaftans from Syria and the surrounding areas.

L'Orient des Femmes runs until May 15th 2011
Musee du Quai Branly
37 Quai Branly
75007 Paris

Madame Gres retrospective, Paris

If you're in Paris, then I cannot recommend highly enough the beautiful Madame Gres exhibition at the charming Mussee Bourdelle.Inspired is an understatement...

Madame Gres: La couture a l'oeuvre runs until July 24th 2011
Musée Bourdelle
16 rue Bourdelle
75015 Paris