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    ” The way we live now is edging towards a more sustainable pace in which we aime to buy less, but better. “ I can’t agree more with this statement from Navaz Batliwalla’s book “The New Garçonne, How to be a Gentlewoman.” (btw. I just started reading this truly inspiring book).  I am lucky… Read More »

  What I enjoy most during Christmas and New Year’s eve is connecting with family and friends in a festive mood.  It also reminds me how grateful I am of the year past.  That includes thanking you for being so faithful in following me!   As a small gesture, here is  my last giveaway of the year that will… Read More »

Lacking inspiration for that original and personal Christmas gift to get for your close friends or family?   Here are 5 Xmas gift ideas that would definitely put a big smile to the lucky recipient’s face.   L’Occitane box sets. L’Occitane offers such a broad range of composed sets to please every taste, ranging from perfumes, hand and body care, and… Read More »

  I saved these on my “Fashion Inspiration” board on pinterest for a while, and they are always hovering over my mind.  Here are my favorite picks of the latest trends and I hope some will soon be in my closet ! My Wishlist TOPSHOP straw hat   The edges have an interesting “shoddy“ look.  There are… Read More »

We have gone through the modern woman’s wardrobe essentials (eg. little black dress, stiletto…).  What about the smaller items that should go with you at all times in your handbag?  Here are my 9 “never leave home without them” things. As for the handbag itself, it is a gem I found at MyPrivateBoutique.ch, the pioneer online store in Switzerland… Read More »

Just a few days left before Valentine’s Day. But you have not found your boyfriend or husband a present yet? I have asked 3 men and fellow blogger friends, Jorge (jsbg.me), David (notanitboy.com),  and Philippe (philippe-girard.ch), what would be the top 3 things they would like to receive for the occasion and why. To Philipe, Valentine’s day… Read More »

I started making (shopping) wish lists since my high school days. My best friends and I would look through magazines, discuss and highlight our favorite items. I would then cut the product images and paste them onto a scrapbook, or note the references in a detailed list. I started replacing the scrapbook with a picture… Read More »

The end of year brings on a cheerful festive atmosphere with decorative lights everywhere, and also the prospect (for many of you) of receiving Christmas presents! On the other hand, searching for “perfect” presents can be a daunting venture and I am usually less than inspired on ideas. Talking to people around me, I am… Read More »

1. Tibi off-shoulder shirt   http://bit.ly/1HfpoJY / 2. Revolve cap / 3. Mango suede jacket http://bit.ly/1H1R0g6 / 4. Mansur Gavriel bag http://bit.ly/1cajkW5 / 5. River Island skirt http://bit.ly/1zXeLJ8 / 6. Topshop Figtree sandals http://bit.ly/1EBmPLp This Spring-Summer 2015, designers set parallel trends like 70’s style or sportswear. Here are ideas on what to stock up in your wardrobe,… Read More »

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