Lookbook Series: #3 School or What

It’s been nearly a month since I last updated this blog. With school, and personal life too, I was extremely busy lately (and I still am) but I couldn’t forgive myself if I let this site perish. I’d like to apologize to my few yet faithful readers (are you still there by the way, you’re…

Is Chanel Really Targeting Muslim Shoppers This Time?

Photo courtesy of Amanda Friedman There’s apparently someone new and tall that’s joining the modest couture business. Chanel, queen of French haute couture since World War II, recently decorated its Beverly Hills boutique windows with headscarves that are said to be directed to the city’s Muslim clientele. The hijab, this headscarf that believers put around…

Wednesday Links And Talks – October 26

To pause the week with valuable knowledge and facts about fashion, beauty, lifestyle. The kids who have to sew to survive The BBC tells you a very tough story. That of child Syrian regufees going through slavery  all over again in Turkey to iron your fast-fashion dress. Don’t dress your age Because muttons dressed as…

Why You Should Always Keep Your Beauty Samples

The art of sample giveaway-ing (can I make a verb out of every English noun?) can be quite ambiguous for the buyer. In France, Sephora and the likes offer you relatively small sizes (usually a week amount) when you buy above a certain money. In Korea, they just unleash a tsunami of smaller sized or…

Indian Summer Smoothie Recipe

This wasn’t supposed to end up on the blog so there is only one photo of the final result but hey, I’m starting the smoothie/food/snack recipes posting guys! Ce n’était pas censé finir sur le blog, il n’y aura donc qu’une seule photo mais, voilà, je débute dans le posting de recettes smoothie/food/snack les gars…

Wednesday Links And Talks – October 12

To pause the week with valuable knowledge and facts about fashion, beauty, lifestyle. the secret anti-aging and skincare secret of celebrities in their 40 may start with a B W magazine tells you everything you need to know about the the B and F words, the new prowess of cosmetic surgery and how actresses in…

Instabase – 5 Instagram Accounts You Must Follow

Instagram has become the first source of inspiration for many millennials and older. My cousin just installed the app today and created her account – she was looking for influencers or smaller accounts to follow and I thought “why not recommend a few of my favorite Instagrammers to my readers?” Create or upgrade your base…

2 Looks For Getting Back To School

It’s Back to School season! Not only for you, but also for me. As explained earlier in my ’20 Facts About Me’ post, I am enrolling in a master in Fashion Marketing – so excited about all the things I am going to learn OTHER than How To Write A Good Memoire. Homework stories aside,…

20 Facts About Me

Because it’s about time you get to know the woman behind these pages. Here are 20 basic and less basic facts about me. For the blog’s About Me page, click here. I am French (yeah, shocking right?). I grew up in the Eastern part of France but I discovered real life (adult life I mean)…

Review of Sephora Detoxifying and Oxygenating Bubbling Mask

Bubbling Masks are my life. I love it so much when a gel turns into this sparkling foam that envelops skins so softly. A few months ago I randomly purchased Sephora’s Detoxifying Oxygenating Bubble Mask that contains white tea. I was looking for a fun mask to use to purify my skin after the dry…

Weekend Wishlist – Sleep Fragrance

You’re going to think I am a really strange person, but I rarely forget to put on fragrance before sleeping. I do forget to put some before going out though. Paradox, right? I know. But for me, spraying a little of sleep fragrance (as I call it in English) means that I’m ready to truly…

Weekend Wishlist – Floral Jewelry

Who doesn’t love a little flowers? Floral prints have been a summe regular ever since fashion was popular, but they recently took over the winter dressup game too. It’s about soothing our hearts and portraying hope for our minds. Qui est contre une petite touche florale? Les fleurs ont conservé l’exclusivité estivale dès la démocratisation…