Lifestyle Edit: French Riviera
Cannes Film Festival, with its sun-drenched glamour and grand cinematic flourishes, was supposed to take place this month. The world would watch as stars and critics from across the globe flocked to the Riviera town to indulge in impossibly exclusive screenings, parties and photocalls. But, like many of the world's most prestigious cultural events, Cannes is postponed until autumn 2020.
That said, with London basking in the beginnings of summer's warm glow, and lockdown forcing us to slow the pace of our daily routines, there's no better time than now to embrace the sleepy, summery spirit of the French Riviera. From the classic novel to read to the linen suit to buy, we've rounded up 12 ways to channel the j'oie de vivre' of this idyllic region.