Get inspired with the latest ideas and innovations in French culture with Tendance XXI. With this upbeat and highly creative lifestyle show, you will meet up-and-coming French influencers in the fields of fashion, design, crafts, beauty, and gastronomy. Join us each week to be inspired by the know-how of the French in the constantly-evolving scenes of fashion and home décor. It’s enough to make us dream of owning some of these fabulous designer products for ourselves!


All Things Chic

When you tune in to Tendance XXI, prepare yourself for a buffet of nifty tips and advice about all things chic and fashionable. In a single episode, you can learn about topics as diverse as the art of lamp design, how to find the perfect biker jacket, and catch a glimpse of the latest designer jewelry from French influencers like Marie-Paule Quercy.


About Tendance XXI

Genre: Lifestyle documentary

Commentary by: Fashion reporter Viviane Blassel

Country: France

Year: Since 2015

Length: 26 minutes

Subtitles: English


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Subtitles: en
Episode 8 Jan, 27 2020 10:00 pm
In today's programme: Fashion news! Fashion, culture and beauty news. Mataki The garter, a small accessory which is back in fashion thanks to the determination and design skills of a young man, Matthieu Vinzelle, creator of the stylish Mataki brand. Cliché The story of a standard bearer for French fashion. Today: a brief history of prescription glasses. Maison Barbier-Bérard Pearl stringing is a profession which has almost vanished. Despite this, it's a job in demand as demonstrated by Sophie Pain, sole heir to a family of stringers, the Barbier-Bérards. Square Louvois x Cuir au carré Paris's hotels are focusing on creativity to woo tourists. One such establishment is the Square Louvois, in the city's 2nd district. Come-back A vintage style making a comeback: Long gloves. Alice Riehl The ceramists still manage to amaze us even today, with a modern take on this age-old skill. Alice Riehl is one such innovative designer. Commentary: Viviane Blassel.
Jan, 29 2020 04:12 am
Episode 9 Feb, 02 2020 03:30 pm
In today's programme: Fashion news! Fashion, culture and beauty news. Laetitia Ivanez for Galeries Lafayette Les Galeries Lafayette boast 57 stores in France and an excellent international presence. While others use design offices, Galeries Lafayette have used a so-called niche designer: Laetitia Ivanez, founder of Les Prairies de Paris. Cliché The story of a standard bearer for French fashion. Today: a brief history of earrings. Jean-Marie Legazel´s patina workshop There are not too many ways to customise men's shoes and this usually involves a coloured patina. Jean-Marie Legazel has made this his speciality. Margot Lhomme´s ceramics There's a mini-revolution underway in the ceramics world, as demonstrated by the many new designers today embracing this genre. Come-back A vintage style making a comeback. Today: the return of the Shearling Jacket. Bilum recycled bags Bilum, a workshop which recycles advertising banners. Commentary: Viviane Blassel.
Episode 11 Feb, 09 2020 03:34 pm
In today's programme: - Fashion News! - Vanessa Bruno and her fashion parades - Cliché: a brief history of pearls - Ottanta mozzarella - Total look Jeans make a comeback - Charlestine vintage radios Commentary: Viviane Blassel.