All posts tagged: Favourite French Things

New French Music : Lou Doillon : Lay Low

Lou Doillon the French singer / actress / model has one of those gravelly low key voices. She speaks more than sings with a raw sound accompanied by some great melodies. Her debut album Places was critically acclaimed and she won the Best Female Artist at the […]

Six Classic “Parfums Mythiques” According To Vogue Paris

The new Vogue Paris is out on shelves this week and it’s a bumper 95th anniversary edition and the best  in some time. It is bulging with brilliant photography, fashion and French icons. There are four covers to choose from. The selection is between Gisele Bündchen, Kendall Jenner, Christy Turlington […]

Saturday Sounds : More Frenchy Chic : Hyphen Hyphen

Two French tunes that I love at the moment are from young Nice quartet Hyphen Hyphen made up of Samanta Cotta, Laura Christin, Romain Adamo and and Zacharie Schutte. They bring a beguiling mix of rock, pop, disco and electro to the party. Here’s the single Just Need […]

Atelier Des Ors Cuir Sacré Draw Winners

Congratulations Sun Mi and bohobabe you are the winners of the Atelier Des Ors Cuir Sacré samples. If you could please contact me via email (see my Contact page). Featured Image : Birth of Liquid Desires (La Naissande des désires liquides), 1931 – 1932 by Salvador Dali. On display in […]

Happy Monday : Scent Of The Day : Eau De Beauté From Caudalie

Eau De Beauté or Beauty Elixir is my Scent Of The Day. It’s a fabulous scented product from Caudalie available in French pharmacies all over the land. Caudalie is a French beauty brand founded by  Mathilde Thomas that specialises in skincare utilising wine and grape extracts. Eau De Beauté is apparently […]