A short essay on photography and mental print

France Hossegor Photography Lake FrancePine Forest France I still cannot stop taking mini snapshots of everything I see in my head. I think, one day, my over stimulated-sometimes-childlike brain is going to simply protest and ask me to just STOP be quiet Fiona. Just let me take is EASY for a few minutes. But until then, I do not intend to slow my mental snapshot habit. When I am able Read on...
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My top 3 most underrated fashion buys

Fashion trends come and go, but there are some fashion garments that continue to stand the test of time. Unfortunately some of these items get more love and attention than others! Think about the LBD (Little Black Dress), everyone appreciates this a classic look and that it should be a wardrobe essential; for that reason, whatever the season, you’ll always be able to find one on the high street. If you could do with updating your wardrobe with some fashion staples, here’s a look at three of the most underrated fashion buys and why you should keep your eyes peeled for these the next time you’re browsing:

Women's cardigans

The perfect cardi

Cardigans are a garment no longer reserved for OAPS and are now found all over women’s clothing sections on the high-street. When you’ve worked hard on an outfit, needing to cover up because of the cold can be frustrating; cardigans are a wonderful solution. They can provide a layer of warmth with the option to leave the front open and still reveal the other garments you spent hours picking. With a cardigan you don’t have to cover up that vintage tee, or hideaway your pretty patterned midi dress.

Cardigans

There are many cuts of cardigan available too, making them a versatile choice. Choose from a slim-fit, crop, V-neck, Grandpa cut or chunky knit – the sort of cardi you’ll pick will depend on your body shape and the season. The difficulty when cardi shopping is the limited choice, despite their practical appeal, cardigans are rarely available in interesting patterns or prints, with block colours being the popular design. So, when you do come across a stand-out cardi garment – snap it up fast! It can be worn from season to season.

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Swimwear, bodyshape and Summer ’13 according to me…

Bikini for curvy womenBikini FranceCurves and me It’s always super nice to start thinking about sun, sea and swimwear again and I looooove panache swimwear. Available on http://www.mycurvesandme.com, panache swimwear offers style and comfort, ideal for fashion conscious ladies looking to look their best on the beach... I have tried some myself and honestly it's sexy and super Read on...
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What’s “In” in Paris for Spring

Louis Vuitton Spring 2013Louis Vuitton Spring 2013Alexander McQueen Bee What’s “In” in Paris for the Spring Season????.... I had a little look of what I found inspiring from my favourite designers here in Paris for Spring 2013... So, taDAAA, here is my choice of the Hottest Styles Spotted at the Paris Fashion Week for Spring 2013 Paris is famous for its vibrant fashion scene having some of the best Read on...
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A Paris interior near the Louvre

flat rental Paris Louvre flat rental rue du Mail Paris flat to rent book a Flat Paris 2 ... I mean, how good can a photo shoot get? This is a beautiful flat on the super chic rue du Mail, literally a step away from the Louvre. The beauty of the 2nd arrondissement at your doorstep. I really really loved the ceiling and the authentic wooden beams, beautiful original floorboards and eggshells yellow on the walls. All Read on...
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Where my English friends can buy Parisian fashion

Bonprix French fashion. It just rocks, doesn't it? For those who read my blog regularly, you all know how passionate/obsessed/a little unhealthily fanatical I am about clothes and living in Paris just makes that WORSE. I have already mentioned how to shop Paris and French style on the internet but here is the best place to get French fashion to your doorstep: Bonprix. It's a UK site which basically sells French fashion and is super for women, men, kids and the added bonus is that the prices are just fabulous, totally reasonable! My special favourits is their swimwear range! Bonprix swimwear Read on...
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