1930s erotica piece, Risqué Liaison with letter and envelope. Original pochoir by Giraud. Claudia Strasser, founder of The Paris Apartment, launched her career in 1993 with a boutique in NYC’s East Village filled with French boudoir furniture, accessories, and flea market finds that she reincarnated into sparkling treasures. In 1995, she collaborated with publisher Judith Regan on The Paris Apartment: Romantic Decor on a Flea Market Budget. Today, among myriad charmed design missions, Claudia leads small groups on shopping adventures through her beloved Paris.