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Nautical But Nice

Nautical chic is a look that returns year upon year, when days get longer and clothing layers are shed (unless of course you’re like me and a navy and white striped top is never far from the front of your wardrobe, no matter the weather). 633 more words

Françoise Hardy

A skirt like China

No, not that China…

Those scallops! Thanks for the inspiration, Christian Dior.

Via Fifi Lapin, possibly my favourite new blog. 


Birthday Girl: Catherine Deneuve

Happy 71st Birthday to the classic style icon, french cinema star, and Chanel spokesmodel Catherine Deneuve! 65 more words

"When it comes to fashion, my boy, follow the French"

Seems the French have been influential in the fashion world for some time. Here in Shakespeare’s play Hamlet, written around 1601, Polonius, adviser to the king, is dispensing a little fatherly advice to his son Laertes, who is going back to France, where he had been doing something or other (apparently not studying; likely just learning the ways of the world) before  come home to Denmark for a coronation party. 141 more words

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7 Essential Wardrobe Must-Haves

There are a few essentials in life that determine success. Your sense of style is one of them. Style is your signature – unique and one-of-a-kind. 789 more words