French women have an obsession with scarves. They're like our security blanket. It's true, we wear a scarf almost every day of the year, whether it's "un foulard" (think Hermès) or "une écharpe" (think oversized wool scarf). Even in the spring and summer, I always like wearing a light pashmina scarf for those breezy summer… Continue reading Pashminas for Patients Collaboration with lou lou Boutiques
Spring is such a whimsical season that you only need a few chic staples to refresh your wardrobe. Today, I want to share with you this Jane Birkin-inspired outfit that I shopped for at Forever 21 on my last trip to Las Vegas. Jane Birkin's iconic style from the '60s embodies the true French girl… Continue reading French Chic Spring Essentials: Striped Blouse & Wide-Leg Denim
Last Saturday night, Hubby and I went out on a much deserved date. Things have been pretty stressful lately with my job and hubby's health. We love heading to Middleburg during this time of year, stroll around and go out for lunch or dinner. The drive is so pretty and always reminds me of the… Continue reading Date Night in Middleburg + a Link-Up!
Happy May 1st! Transitioning to Spring has been a bit challenging this year to say the least. I personally don't mind so I get to wear layers, scarves and blazers a little longer and prepare my fair skin with exfoliating and self-tanner for the warmer days 🙂 This year, I got an early start at… Continue reading How to Style Stripe Track Pants The French Chic Way
A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure to attend Simply Sylvia's "Soiree in St. Tropez" and sample the new spring lunch menu at Boulangerie Christophe, an authentic French bakery located in upper Georgetown. The owners are from the small town of St. Tropez in Southern France and offer specialties from Provence like the slow… Continue reading New Spring Menu at Boulangerie Christophe