When we think about the 60s at this point in the 21st century, we get a lump in our throat that gets bigger and bigger all the time -a lump of nostalgia that makes our eyes teary remembering such great years that changed global culture forever, years that revolutionized music, politics, sexuality, literature, film and so many other ways of living in and confronting reality. Of course, each country had its different view of the 60s. In Berlin, rock´n´roll was taking its first steps to...Read Full Story
Jane Birkin will be singing for Serge Gainsbourg in a concert in Paris, her eternal life partner and the one who composed most of the songs with which she performs on stage after stage.
Birkin is a British artist that has been living in France since the 60s, and she´s starting this new year, 2013, with a French tour that will use her music as an act of solidarity for the disastrous Japanese tsunami that happened in 2011. Next to her will be a Japanese band that will be playing with jazz...Read Full Story
This weekend I found myself having not one but two fairly lengthy conversations about very expensive handbags. The Birkin bag to be precise.Now I call these very expensive bags the Trophy Bags which are very different from an ‘It Bag’. Aside from the fact that the reign of the ‘It Bag’ is over, the very notion was always transient as ‘It’ was only the sh** for one season….if you’re lucky. The notion of an ‘It’ bag carried so much promise and has nothing to do with necessity. It’s the stuff of...Read Full Story
English actress, model, singer, and film director Jane Birkin is a woman of many talents. While scandalous duets and racy pictorials shot this care-free spirit to the top of the Hollywood elite during the 70s and 80s, her style continues to inspire throughout the present day.Looking to invest in classic staples when it comes to your summer basics? Peasant tops, body conscious dresses, nautical tops, flared jeans, and key accessories are cues taken from this fashion icon, and when added to any...Read Full Story
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Jane Birkin is a British actress, singer, and fashion designer. She is mother to Kate Barry, Lou Doillon, and Charlotte Gainsbourg.