I love how fashion week can bring together two brands and produce something cool, and I was so excited that with my first time going to Paris Fashion Week that my favourite Parisian store Colette had teamed up with Chanel for a temporary space. Located at 336-340 rue Saint-Honoré *literarly just up the road from Colette*, the pop-up boutique is being housed in a former garage, and has gathered some cool artists to decorate it alongside Chanel’s spring/summer 2011 collection. I loved this space, not only for the collector’s doll by Karl Lagerfeld *sadly at €1,200 – a little out of my
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbfFeXPkvsQ OK, I drooled over the stills from Armani’s latest campaign featuring tennis hunk Rafael Nadal, and now that the video has been released I am completely obsessed. Gorgeous!!
Ken has not only won over Barbie, but also me, I wasn’t a big fan of the man doll, but this 50th anniversary drive for Mr plastic fantastic has really made me change my mind. I am big fan of Barbie-related books and I have to get this colourful, ‘I Love Ken: My Life as the Ultimate Boyfriend’ by Jef Beck. Not out until March 31, the book offers up Ken’s fifty years’ worth of advice as the undisputed expert when it comes to dating. Ken tells readers how to be the perfect red carpet escort, which gifts to buy, and how to
I am a slight *maybe a lot* of a stationery addict, so on hearing the news that Liberty London had opened a room dedicated to pretty notepads, wrapping paper, and cards I was super excited. Seriously Liberty’s has thought of everything inside this very compact space. If you are after a statement notepad, whether it is floral, illustated, Pantone, or leather bound, this room has it all. There is even a specific one dedicated to bloggers! I particularly loved the floral range, fabric covered notebooks are some of my favourites, the only problem is they are the ones I am
I love coming across new websites which make me smile, it’s like finding a good book or experience a great exhibition, it’s culture for the soul. Paris vs New York is one of those blogs which is pure creativity and I love it. It helps of course that both Paris and New York are two of my favourite cities in the world!! A visual but friendly match between those two cities seen by a lover of Paris wandering through New York’s infinite details, clichés and contradictions : this way, please. Created by Vahram Muratyan, it really blends the ultimate in