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Sarah Pacini

José Gaudet

All of Québec knows José Gaudet. He and his partner from the comedy duo Les Grandes Gueules have set records unsurpassed in the field of radio and collected innumerable awards, including more than half dozen Oliviers for humour. What is less known of José is his longtime passion for driving. At age six, he was building a cardboard car with cellophane … Continue reading José Gaudet

Pierre Leveille inspired by the Montreal olympic games

JOANNIE ROCHETTE, JEAN-LUC BRASSARD, AND SYLVIE FRÉCHETTE ARE WITNESSES TO THE INSPIRATION CREATED BY THE OLYMPIC GAMES. BUSSINESSMAN PIERRE LÉVEILLÉ SPEAKS FROM SIMILAR EXPERIENCE. HIS PRESENCE AT THE 1984 LOS ANGELES GAMES STILL FIRES A HUNGER AMONGST THOUSANDS OF QUEBECERS TO PARTICIPATE AND EXCEL. “Earning a place at the Olympics, that stays with you all … Continue reading Pierre Leveille inspired by the Montreal olympic games

Istanbul

IT’S THE 8TH OF OCTOBER, 2011 TOWARDS NINE OCLOCK, I’M RELAXING ON MY TERRACE, A GLASS OF SCOTCH IN HAND, WHILE TAKING IN THE VIEW OF THE BOSPHORUS. IT’S 22 DEGREES UNDER A CLEAR SKY AND THE FRAGRANCE OF SPICES WAFTING IN FROM NEXT DOOR IS COMFORTING. I’M ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD … Continue reading Istanbul
Galerie Beauchamp

The Benriach distillery origins of whisky

THE WORLD OF WHISKY IS NOT AS OLD AS THAT OF WINE, THE OLDEST DISTILLERIES BEING IN EXISTENCE FOR ONLY TWO CENTURIES. But like the wine industry, whisky production is also dependent on geography, rigorous production methods, and a unique ‘language’, to describe with precision attributes of the finished product such as colour, nose, or taste. Fine whisky production … Continue reading The Benriach distillery origins of whisky

Flavors from here and elsewhere

LE HANGAR 1011 rue Wellington Montréal 514 878 2112 resto-lehangar.com Located in the hip Griffintown quartier, Le Hangar is fast becoming one of Montréal’s trendiest restos thanks to its Italian-accented cuisine served in an atmosphere of conviviality in an industrial chic decor. From the pork chop à la milanese to braised milkfed veal, Chef Maxime Gagné creates a flavorful cuisine to savour with friends! CUISINE & DÉPENDANCE … Continue reading Flavors from here and elsewhere

Bathroom evolution

THE BATHROOM HAS NOT ESCAPED THE WINDS OF CHANGE. GONE IS THE LITTLE SPOT, THE UNLOVED ROOM VISITED ONLY BY NECESSITY. THIS SPACE HAS BECOME AN INDISPENSABLE FIXTURE OF THE HOUSE, BETTER YET, A SANCTUARY OF CALM, BEAUTY AND PLEASURE. Antoniolupi offers complete solutions for the bathroom. This Italian manufacturer produces bathtubs, sinks, mirrors and showers … Continue reading Bathroom evolution

Mirror of the soul

IT TOOK A MAN AND HIS WIFE CLOSE TO TEN YEARS TO IMAGINE THEIR FUTURE HOME, AND A FURTHER TWO YEARS TO BUILD, TO ENSURE PROPRIETY UNTIL THEIR CHILDREN LEAVE THE NEST. BEYOND THIS EXCEPTIONAL PLANNING LAY AN OBJECTIVE TO CREATE AN INTERIOR SPACE REFLECTIVE OF THEIR TASTES AND LIFESTYLE. The couple discussed, collected ideas, … Continue reading Mirror of the soul

TIFFANY & CO. The epitome of good taste

TIFFANY RANKS AMONG THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS OF AMERICAN COMPANIES. THERE ARE OTHERS CERTAINLY WHICH HAVE AMASSED ENORMOUS WEALTH OR ARE INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED, BUT NONE SHINES BRIGHTER NOR SHARES A RICHER HISTORY. FOUNDED BY CHARLES LEWIS TIFFANY, THE FAMOUS BRAND THIS YEAR CELEBRATES ITS 175TH ANNIVERSARY On September 14, 1837, Charles Tiffany opened his shop for … Continue reading TIFFANY & CO. The epitome of good taste

Dreamlike

BLANK CANVAS FOR DESIGNERS, HIGH STYLE IS ALSO THE VOCATION OF MAKEUP ARTISTS, CREATORS OF PERFUME AND HAIR STYLISTS. EVIDENCE PROVIDED BY THE MOST INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS OF THE SEASON. LOVE FURY OF NINE WEST Immediate impression (Top notes) fruit accents of tangerines and berries. ‘Heart’ (Middle notes) Tiare flower meets jasmine and sandalwood. ‘Wake’ (Base … Continue reading Dreamlike