Essentials

2017 French Girl’s Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday shopping can be stressful but for the French, holiday gifting is not as much about finding the perfect gift but more about getting a sentimental and symbolic gift that captures the personality of your loved one. For the French, creating an emotion and memories is more important than the price tag. Even the gift wrapping… Continue reading 2017 French Girl’s Holiday Gift Guide

Essentials

Cocooning Essentials & Favorite French Movies

With the weather getting colder, I’m all about cozying up with a few cocooning essentials and reading a good book, binging a Netflix show, or watching one of my favorite French movie. Last year I discovered WoolOvers, an English knitwear line made with natural fibers of Wool, Cotton and Cashmere. I was so impressed with… Continue reading Cocooning Essentials & Favorite French Movies

Essentials

How to Style an Oversized Plaid Blazer the French Chic Way

Plaid (a.k.a tartan) is a trend I’m totally embracing this fall and plan on wearing it through winter. The only plaid blazer I owned until this one is a structured blazer but this fall I fell in love (sorry for the pun) with the long oversized style. It’s such a versatile piece that you can… Continue reading How to Style an Oversized Plaid Blazer the French Chic Way

Lifestyle

Halloween in France & Witch Chic Outfit

Halloween is my favorite holiday, after Christmas that is! Growing up in France in the ‘70s and ‘80s, we unfortunately didn’t celebrate Halloween. Halloween is still a foreign holiday in France even though it’s started being celebrated in larger cities like Paris and Lyons in the early ‘90s. Stores mostly take advantage of the holiday… Continue reading Halloween in France & Witch Chic Outfit