Chocolate + Leather

Chocolate + Leather

We offer custom designed shopping and food itineraries in Paris, London & NYC. Contact us to shop & eat like a local in the world’s most fashionable cities. Your Style. Our Design. Step 1 – Questionnaire Share your style, tastes, budget and preferences in a detailed questionnaire We’ll study it closely to understand your needs and priorities Step 2 …

NollywoodWeek Paris is back for it’s second edition showcasing the best of Nollywood in France.

NollywoodWeek Paris is back for it’s second edition showcasing the best of Nollywood in France.

The second edition takes place from Thursday June 5th to Sunday June 8th 2014 in Paris at l’Arlequin Theatre, between the Latin Quarter and Montparnarsse. The official selection for 2014 (in alphabetical order): Confusion Na Wa directed by Kenneth Gyang Flower Girl directed by Michelle Bello Half of a Yellow Sun directed by Biyi Bandele Journey to Self directed by Tope Oshin Ogun …

DeVon Thompson – Music, Memories and Moving ahead

DeVon Thompson – Music, Memories and Moving ahead

In a new series of articles, black women living outside of Europe share their views from the other side. In our fourth article, DeVon Thompson discovered that music build bridges.  Europe looms big! That may sound strange coming from a black American woman but when you say the phrase ‘I’ve been to Europe people’s eyes …

The Dating Truth for Black Women – Go to Europe and Don’t Look Back

The Dating Truth for Black Women – Go to Europe and Don’t Look Back

In a new series of articles, black women living outside of Europe share their views from the other side. In our third article, Betty Byte (not her real name) spells out why she is determined to live in Europe.  A benediction that was given to me a long ago from a beautiful, elegant black female co-worker …

Aldridge Hansberry Jazz Trio ” Saturday night in the cosmos”

Aldridge Hansberry Jazz Trio ” Saturday night in the cosmos”

From Paris, the jazz trio is playing ” Saturday night in the cosmos ” (George Adams Don Pullen). Concert Exercpt august the 31th 2012 at the BAB -ILO (Paris). U. Aldridge Hansberry (drums & flûtes). Sebastien Buchholz (sax & contre alto clarinet). Jobic Le Masson (piano). Editor’s note: I met U. Aldridge Hansberry for lunch …

Meet Ellen Kountz – An American who grabbed Paris with both hands

Meet Ellen Kountz – An American who grabbed Paris with both hands

Source: Ellen Kountz Ellen was born at Stanford University Hospital in Palo Alto, California. In 1973 she moved with her parents and two older brothers to the North Shore of Long Island. Upon graduation from Great Neck North High School in 1988 she attended the undergraduate business program at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania,in Philadelphia. …

Do you live in Paris or London? Love all things beauty? Bloggers wanted.

Do you live in Paris or London? Love all things beauty? Bloggers wanted.

Hello Beautiful BWIE! Do you love to talk all things beauty? Well Isabis is looking for YOU to try our products and tell us and the world what you think! We are launching a beauty social commerce website where ethnic women in Europe will be able to shop for great products that have not hit …

Walking The Spirit Tours is a new Business Level member on the Black Women in Europe Social Network

Walking The Spirit Tours is a new Business Level member on the Black Women in Europe Social Network

Julia Browne and Walking The Spirit Tours have just become Business Level members of our network. Walking The Spirit Tours is the most indepth and entertaining series of year-round tours of Black Paris.   They will accompany you through 200 years to relive the challenges and victories experienced by African-Americans and Africans as they recreated a life in …

Sandrine Joseph will make a presentation during the Diversitelles Awards in Paris

Sandrine Joseph will make a presentation during the Diversitelles Awards in Paris

My friend and inspiration and giver of excellent advice, Sandrine Joseph, will give a one hour conference during Diversitelles Awards on “How to use social networks to develop its own business” on 2 October 2010 @ 14.30. If you can’t attend the full day, which itself will be fab, be sure to go to Sandrine’s …

Vers la Vérité  in Paris with Cynthia McKinney

Vers la Vérité in Paris with Cynthia McKinney

Vers la Vérité In an exclusive appearance, for one night only, Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney and ex-MEP Giulietto Chiesa will be speaking about politics, the media, the war on terror, 9/11 and much more. Programme Fri 9 Oct : 10:30 – Press conference with Cynthia McKinney 2nd District Town Hall 8 rue de la Banque 75002 …