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I’m writing these lines from my train seat, literally minutes before crossing the Swiss border (and thus dramatically lacking of 4G connection), so please forgive me for being short on this introduction. Yesterday evening I packed my suitcase for two weeks of Fashion Weeks, I genuinely admire people that plan everything in readiness and not under last-minute stress, but while I pack clothes at… Read more


Jet lag or not, when Paco Rabanne kindly requests your presence in Paris to attend a special event, you just jump in your Louboutins and take the train for the City of Lights. It happened last week : Charles and I had barely the time to update our watches that we found ourselves in one of Paris’ chicest hotel, Le Meurice, discussing Paco Rabanne’s… Read more


Long time no beauty reviews – yes, this is indeed my first review article of 2017, the last one having been about those shiny makeup products right before NYE. To be totally honest it is guilt that brought me to write this new post, because in five weeks I discovered real beauty gems and was feeling awful about keeping them “secret” – so here… Read more


Believe it or not, the first red lipstick I’ve ever bought was a MAC one; a matte, blood red named Ruby Woo. Since then I tested many reds, this shade becoming what we could call my signature look – but Ruby Woo remained my personal classic, a sure asset for a forever-lasting stay and a rich color payoff. In general, I tend to consider… Read more


Hard to believe that New Year’s Eve is already tomorrow but being at the moment wrapped in tons of dresses, constantly repeating that “I have nothing to wear”, I assume that here we are all over again. While selecting the perfect outfit for tomorrow nights is a drama, at least I don’t have the same problems with make-up – find my Top 3 products… Read more


Despite the fact that we’re already in the middle of winter and that Christmas is (sadly) behind us, I decided to make a little article about my favorite fragrances for this cold season. May I introduce you to the winning trio? Bvlgari’s Rose Goldea – Viktor&Rolf’s FlowerBomb – DKNY’s Be Delicious. Each of them has a distinct character, a unique je-ne-sais-quoi, but the three… Read more


Yes, it’s this time of the year already. Shops are illuminated with Christmas lights, roasted chestnuts and mulled wine are sold in the streets and brands are releasing their Holiday collections and sets. Isn’t it a blessed period?

I started unpacking and testing some of the winter newbies a few days ago and have already selected my favorites, here we go: Read more