Let's dive in and see what are 2018's fall trends worth investing in. Today I share my picks from J.Crew. I love how they do color and that they now carry extended sizes!
This is the second part of what to pack for Paris. The goal is to have a wardrobe that will read understated elegance, not touristy. Chic Parisians wear mostly neutral colors - black, navy tan, very few (if any) prints -leopard print is always chic- discreet makeup and a good attitude. As I mentioned in … Continue reading What to pack for Paris
I will share with you the packing list and the styling advice for one of my clients that traveled to Paris and London. This post covers the shoes, tops and bottoms. In the next post will talk about accessories, jackets, outwear and makeup. The goal is to have a perfectly comfortable wardrobe that will read … Continue reading What to pack for Paris in May
We can always count on Princess Kate to show us how a dress should fit, always chic and flattering.
I have a crush on red lately. I wrote a similar post in the fall. I think the subject deserves to be addressed again for spring. I will admit, until recently I had no interest in wearing red and I was wrong. I find Vermeer's painting "The girl with the red hat" elegant and inspiring and … Continue reading How to wear red for V Day and beyond
If you are thinking to update your wardrobe this fall, take a look at these outfits. All the pieces can be mixed & matched and also
This post is a bit of an experiment, a behind the scenes on how the outfits I'm working on come to be. I want to share with you how to achieve that perfect look : paying attention to the details! I like the lush plum velvet, the aged brass buttons I found at a flea … Continue reading Velvet and vintage
If styled correctly, a leopard-print coat may just be your best friend. You know, for those "I'm too tired to put an outfit together, but I want to look smashing...days". Timeless and surprisingly versatile, it’s become a something of classic. Its amazing just how wearable animal-print outerwear can be. It can channel sophistication with an all … Continue reading Animal magnetism
Pearls, pearls ...Coco Chanel made them fashionable by wearing loads of them. Actually scratch that, they were in style since forever... remember "The girl with the pearl earring"? Now, pearls are everywhere. Literally. Shoes, clothes, buttons you just have to decide and pick just one. I'll start by saying what not to wear- the pants, or … Continue reading The chicest ways to wear pearls
Until recently I had no interest to wear red, somehow it evoked just ugly Christmas sweaters and bad valentines dresses. And I couldn't find the right red... like Diana Vreeland said: “All my life I’ve pursued the perfect red. I can never get painters to mix it for me. It’s exactly as if I’d said, … Continue reading 5 new ways to wear red