Ile d'Yeu

Carnet de voyage #7 : The island of Yeu…

  by Alix Bye bye the French Riviera, Hello bright Atlantic coast… The island of Yeu, colorful pearl situated off the coast of Brittany reveals its treasures thanks to my friends Marie and Pierre Alain. Colorful, warmth, beauty, joy, dynamism, majestic, soothing, nature, ocean, light, simplicity, friendship … Here are the words that come to […]

tip of the week #14

Tip of the week #14…

by Colleen & Alix The manicure for Fall is all about nude, it’s a change from all the nail art we have seen these last seasons. Try Deborah Lippmann in Naked, the perfect nude nail color.


How to get a perfect natural brow

by Colleen Alix has been lamenting the state of her brows lately and I promised her a post on how to achieve the perfect brow. I prefer a more natural look to brows, the over plucked and overly drawn in brows look quite harsh. Eyebrows certainly do frame a face and should not be overlooked.You […]


Blush crush-three ways to apply blush

 by Colleen I found this gorgeous blush while in SIngapore at the Missha boutique in the J-Cube mall at Jurong East. It caught my attention at first because it reminded me of those covetable Meteorite balls from Guerlain. Curious to see how they may have knocked off this makeup favorite, I tried both the neutral […]



by Colleen Last month I had a stop over in Singapore while I was on my trip to Asia. What an interesting place; an island nation lying between Malaysia and Indonesia, it is supremely modern and clean with a multicultural population living seemingly in perfect harmony. A hub of commerce, it’s straits are packed with […]

Saint Tropez

Carnet de voyage #4 : Welcome to Saint Tropez…

by Alix What would be a French vacation without few days in Saint Tropez ? Luckily my friend Fabienne – Christophe Leroy’s wife that I interviewed few months ago (read here) – has invited me as usual for a crazy week… To launch the season here in Saint Tropez  is La Soirée Blanche by Christophe Leroy. Tonight […]

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