French Touch Passport
Entering service for Compagnie Générale Transatlantique in 1927, the liner, Île-de-France, embarked on its maiden voyage...Read more
The 1930s refers to the period from 1930 to 1939. The decade was marked by famines, the deepening of the economic crisis...Read more
In the 1930s, women often wore body-hugging clothes to achieve a graceful silhouette. Outfits and accessories were...Read more
During cruises in the 1930s, women wore subtle makeup to allow their natural beauty to shine through. Here are some makeup...Read more
Recreate a 30’s atmosphere at your dinner party by enjoying some Jazz.
Dinner is a good time for talking....Read more
During the gala dances on transatlantic liners, the Charleston headband was a highly prized accessory. Easily recognized...Read more
Throughout the 20s and 30s, cabarets attracted great numbers, eager to watch spectacular shows in a joyful and glamorous...Read more
To enjoy an evening of elegance with a 1930’s theme, take some time to discover some Art Deco sites! Also used in the...Read more
During transatlantic Crossings, the liner Île-de-France became a mobile model for the Art Deco movement due to its...Read more
In 1925, Paris played host to numerous innovative designers from all over the world at the International Exposition of...Read more
Art Deco was the first architecture and interior design movement to develop globally, during the 1920s.
When in France, take a moment to explore French literary culture over a coffee and a few sweet treats. Here are the...Read more
Knowing Paris’ reputation as a city of romance, here are a few suitable places for an intimate dinner date:
To entertain your guests with a French Touch, decorate your table using a few tips from the French Art of Living.
The enrichment of time spent with loved ones
Just like great reunions, time spent with loved ones is a...
Gourmet cuisine is considered to be part of the art of living in France and is an integral part of its identity.
From the most magnificent ships to the most tragic shipwrecks, cinema closely followed the history of transatlantic...Read more
Go in search of the hidden face of the Art Deco movement by reading some of its works!
Here are a few examples to...
Express your creativity through a totally Art Deco ILE DE FRANCE® cheeseboard that will transport your guests!
Bread is a part of French tradition, forming a staple of the French diet.
Here are a few ideas for bread to...
French gourmet cuisine is seen as refined and high quality and has been exported by numerous chefs all around the world....Read more
Add a French Touch to your meals and travel with ILE DE FRANCE® to understand that famous French “Art of Living”:
Crossings by transatlantic liner, Île-de-France, were an opportunity to showcase French gourmet cooking. The cheeseboard...Read more