How to wear brogues and derbies?

Google request : “How to wear brogues?” My answer: Brogues (and derbies) are borrowed from men’s closet at first. But, with their ankle revealing low cut, they are actually rather feminine. You could wear them with: – 7/8 or cigarette pants (either reveal your ankle or choose a shape that is close to it) – […]

How can I wear coloured tights and still look like an adult?

I have had many new people visiting the blog today because someone on Reddit (hello there!) was wondering how she could wear coloured tights and still look like an adult. Even though my previous post on tights helps to figure it out, I decided to write a post dedicated to that specific question and to […]

How to wear skinny red pants

Reader’s questions: “I bought skinny red pants I love but I always wear them the same way… with a black blouse and black shoes” My answer: Colored pants are not easy to match and neither is red because it is one of the brighter colors, so the first thing that comes to mind is black […]

How to wear my yellow raincoat?

Two weeks ago, as it was pouring rain on the Atlantic coast, I found shelter in a Petit Bateau shop… into where I purchased the cutest yellow raincoat. But back in Paris, I felt a bit stupid as I quickly figured out it was not that easy to style it! You can break its seaside […]

How to wear my holographic flats?

Reader’s question: “Hello, two weeks ago, I did a rather stupid purchase: holographic skate shoes that look great on my shelf but that I have no clue how to wear. I am 25 and petite”. My answer: The holographic fabric on a skate shoe has a very strong identity that excludes indeed a lot of […]

Can I wear a white dress with black tights

Reader’s question: can I wear a white dress with black tights? My answer: Most of the times, the white dress/ black tights mix is not very successful because the white dress looks too summerish and the black tight look too winterish (are those proper english words or did I just made that up? Probably made […]

How to style my african prints pants

Reader’s question: I bought pants in Africa during a trip last year. The print is great but I have never worn them since cause I don’t know how to style them. My answer: African prints look amazing and are fashionable right now. You should mix them with some urban and classy pieces to make them […]

Can you match white with off-white?

Reader’s question: is in da title (google request actually) My answer: sure you can! Look at those designer’s outfits Ayr and Paco Rabanne Mixing different shades of white is a good way to break the monotony of an all white outfit. casual weekend white and off-shite outfit by dresslikeaparisian Boho white and off white mix […]

How to dress like Emmanuelle Alt as a curvy girl?

Reader’s question: I am a big fan of Emmanuelle Alt’s style, but I am not the same shape as her (super slim). I am a curvy girl (more hourglass).  How would you suggest I style my outfits in a similar way, but one that flatters my curvy figure? My answer: If you have got an […]

My little red dress

Hi there, Normally I am not what you call a “personal style blogger” and prefer to stay hidden to speak about style in general BUT last week I have been asked for pictures of myself for an interview, so my friend Roman took the pics and here is one of the outfits he shooted. I […]

How to wear ripped jeans without looking like a punk teenager

Reader’s question: ” My favorite jeans just ripped, it’s only a slight crack over the knee and snags under the hips pockets, but I am 45 and I feel I am too old for wearing ripped jeans (I that I’ll look like my punk teenage daughter).” My answer: Ripped jeans can look very stylish! Even […]