Don't call it a comeback! With Paris fashion week just around the corner I thought I'd try my hand at a spot of modelling to get in the mood - at least that's what I kept telling myself! After a small modelling career back when what feels like many moons ago now, I was coaxed back into the hotspot to help out a friend in need for her online website. A strange concoction of adrenalin and pure fear elevated me to the heady heights and well... see for yourselves
Sunday, 20 February 2011
...delicate patina and pink gold chain, the clutch transforms itself into a bag whenever the occasion calls. Pierced with a feminine grosgrain ribbon, and loaded with an elegant personalised engraved interior mirror. Refined simplicity - simply refined!
Sunday, 13 February 2011
39 rue Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 75005 Paris (Tel: 01 43 31 38 20)
A Hammam spa, tea room, restaurant and boutique make for an uber exotic getaway spinning off the local mosque in the 5th Arrondissement. It feels like an afternoon in Marrakech - a break from the norm and now one of my favourite hangout hot spots.
|All the surfaces were covered with intricate, elaborate wall art|
|Outside tea garden|
|Entrance to the main mosque area|
|Tea salon and restaurant|
|Amazingly rich decor|
|Scrumptious sweets at 2.50 (Euros) a piece|
|Morrocan mint tea 2.50 (Euros) a glass - so, so good!|
Monday, 7 February 2011
|On Your Marks|
|Set... throughout, there was a distinct Seventies influence: silhouettes were either fluid and flowing or slim and slinky; colors were bright and often block; there was lamé and lurex, strass and sequins.|
"The relation between boredom and camp taste cannot be overestimated. Camp taste is by its nature possible only in affluent societies, in societies or circles capable of experiencing the psychopathology of affluence."