Vintage Shopping in Le Marais

“When you buy a piece of vintage clothing you’re not just buying the fabric and thread – you’re buying a piece of someone’s past.” There is something I love about shopping for vintage pieces, the thrill of finding something beautiful and it fitting you is too much temptation to ignore. Being from London I have been spoilt […]

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The Wardrobe of Joséphine Bonaparte

This post has been inspired by my visit to the Chateau de Malmaison, once home to Napoleon’s beloved Empress, Joséphine.  The chateau is located in my boyfriend’s hometown of Rueil Malmaison (a commune just west of Paris). It is definitely worth a visit as it is rather delightful but also less imposing than the Versailles counterpart. The Chateau […]

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5 Outfit Ideas: Dress Like a Parisienne

The coveted French look that comes so naturally to girls living in l’hexagone is not as hard to adopt as one might think. Indeed, there is welcomed emphasis on simplicity that helps ease in those wanting to try out style à la française. Here are 5 outfit ideas to try out: 1. Casual/Day-to-Day With this look black […]

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