Tag Archives: Chanel

Is it my 1 cent life?

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I’m having a graphic moment right now because I was at the de Young museum recently in search of Walasse Ting’s 1 ¢ Life, a collection of poems. It was quite the learning experience for me, as I learned that Walasse Ting (1929 – 2010, a Chinese poet and artist) Read more →

Mirror, mirror

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It’s not often that a widespread sunglass trend occurs. How long ago was the Rayban Wayfarer revival? I think at least 5 years ago, and it is still going strong. Sure, there have been some smaller trends here and there – the round oversize Chanel inspired a few Olsen twin Read more →

Taking the LBD seriously


I happened upon this exhibit on a long walk from shopping on St. Honoré to Trocadéro park the other week. On one side of the street was a lovely view of the Seine and Eiffel Tower, on the other side was Andre Leon Talley’s name and the words “Little Black Read more →

Espadrilled it’s way into my heart


I have a thing for a good slip on shoe. I know, they’re not all that practical. And they’re not the sexiest shoes you could slip on your feet (we have Louboutin for that). However, what beats a comfortable, resort-y looking shoe? Not much. Slip-ons in general are great, but Read more →

To infinity and beyond!

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I love it when I find someone who is Buzz Lightyears ahead of me in fashion. Maybe because I feel like I have time traveled and can see what everyone will be doing soon, and then I can get on the bandwagon early. #leadernotfollower This is one of the mostrendy Read more →