How to wear the cardigan?

I agree with some of you here, “cardigan” does not sound like the most exciting piece of clothing in the wardrobe. But it is a fashionable way to be warm while remaining stylish. Because it covers the shoulder, back and arms while revealing the layers underneath. 1. How to choose them? Just like a sweater/jumper cardigans come […]

How to wear plaid?

The cold wind of autumn, feels kind of depressing. You just wished  your coats would remain in the closet a little while longer. But there are ways to accept:  hanging on your couch reading a book while dring hot tea, going to the movies because outside is just rainy, chatting with friends while enjoying red wine […]

Is the uniform the answer to morning styling struggle?

7 am, your phone rings. Time to wake up. Like every morning, you stare at your wardrobe, wondering which of all those clothes you are gonna jump in to be ready for the day. If you are working in an industry where most of the employees are suited up men, you want to wear an outfit that says […]

How to wear rust color

Dear reader, “C’est la rentrée” like we say in France. In English, you could probably translate it with “back to school”, but that would not be appropriate enough because “la rentrée” concerns everyone in France.  In august, lots of industries slow down and Paris empty from the locals who prefer to breathe and relax in the country. […]

How to wear 7/8 lenght?

You probably noticed that since 2 years or so, bare ankles are THE cool thing to do to upgrade an outfit. I really like it for three reasons – bare ankles are sexy in an unexpected way – it makes the shoes stand out – socks become a fashionable accessory Nevertheless, this is not an […]

Can we skip the makeup?

Mascara, lipstick, fondation, blush… are often part of our everyday morning routine. Just like clothes, makeup transforms our natural body into a social body. And just like clothes makeup is something you can have fun with. Mat red lips worn as the symbol of our assurance, a smokey  eye for sultry glimpses, or mother of […]

How to dress for a week-end in the countryside?

As you read me I just come back from 4 days in Ardèche. My friends where making “le pont” (the bridge). Which means taking an additional day off. When bank holiday happen on a thursday, you take the friday off. Have a look… Saint Maurice d’Ibie. Photo: François Barbier Just the kind of place where […]

How to wear white jeans

In the past weeks I recommended 3 clients purchase white jeans. Two of them opted for skinny jeans and one of them got flare jeans. They were either thin or had a bit of curves and they all look fab in it! And yesterday… I bought white jeans for myself – or the temptation to […]

How to warm up your dress for early spring?

April challenge: dress in the morning when it is chilly and keep the same clothes until the afternoon when it feels like summer. For months you have been dying to wear you little summery dress. And there, when you finally put it on, you feel like a flower in the flowers, the sun shines through […]

How to wear total denim?

Today I was wearing a denim (Levis) shirt on (Levis) skinny jeans with leopard low boots and a flashy indigo scarf as an accent. (By the way, I want to thank Americans for creating Levis…with their different curves sizes, they are by far the jeans that fit me the best!). So, walking around the streets […]

How to wear the scarf in spring/summer?

Scarf? In spring summer? We french people always get cold on the neck. You’ll notice that in the streets. Maybe a bit because scarves are so pretty. But in spring or summer, you do not use the same scarves than in fall or winter. I. What scarf for spring summer? A. Fabrics Linen, cotton, silk, […]