five chic women with Eiffel Tower

for savvy women who want to dress chic and stay slim

Learn more about Anne Barone and her Chic & Slim Books. Find the latest useful news and opinion in Nouvelles news and updates.

anne barone circular icon

Anne Barone is an independent writer and designer specializing in helping women everywhere dress chic and stay slim. Using French techniques, in her mid-20s Anne lost 55 pounds. Now 70, she has stayed slim for more than 45 years.


Chic & Slim books

Lots of books tell you how women dress chic and stay slim in France. Anne Barone’s Chic & Slim books tell you how you can be French chic and slim no matter where you live.


nouvelles icon tablet

The latest news and opinion updated regularly to help you find the joie de vivre in your chic and slim lifestyle. And sometimes to amuse you.


envelope icon


Readers write to Anne Barone about their chic and slim success.

coming soon...

teapot icon

5 O'Clock Tea

Featuring a tea, a book, a nibble. Relax and de-stress.


nouvelles icon tablet


Find information on the website by topic.