Carnival 2018
Lifestyle

Carnival 2018

  Hello There! The carnival on the Dutch side has come to an end #sadface! However, before closing the chapter officially for 2018, I’d like to tell you more about it so maybe you can come next year?! In the Caribbean culture carnival is very important. It’s that time of the year where you get loose and wine that bum bum. It doesn’t matter if you are rich, poor, politician, teacher, unemployed : EVERYONE GETS TOGETHER! Because there are two parts on the island, we have two carnivals (double the fun babyyy). The French…

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My Martinique road trip
Martinique

My Martinique road trip

In September, I went to Martinique. Not intentionally and not for vacation. I went with my mom and my sister because we got evacuated after Irma. The first days were really  hard but time healed the wounds and spending time with my family, especially my grandma, did me good. I also had the opportunity to visit this beautiful island. Martinique is a French island located between Dominica and Saint-Lucia. It isn’t far from Guadeloupe (45 minutes flight) and Saint-Martin (2hours flight with a connection in Guadeloupe). It is well known for the rhum, the…

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California Love
California

California Love

  California was a dream! It has always been so in April, last year, my boyfriend and I decided to make it happen. This trip is what you would call in french « un coup de tête » (an impulse). We were looking for destinations for our summer vacation and I taught why not Cali?! At the end of the month the tickets were bought and the air bnbs booked (it took me longer to book ALL the air bnbs tough). Los Angeles! It all started in LA. We stayed 3 days in Silverlake a really…

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Le Smoking
Fashion

Le Smoking

Le smoking fait son come back! Il est bleue, vert émeraude et même très souvent rose. Le smoking est beau! On l’aime pour ce côté masculin/féminin. Mais sait-on que le smoking en question a une sacré belle histoire? En 1966, Yves Saint-Laurent présente le premier smoking pour femmes. Pour cette deuxième collection, il misera sur des couleurs foudroyantes et colorés inspirées de pop et warholiennes (Référence à l’artiste américain, Andy Warhol). Il va bouleverser non seulement les codes de la mode mais aussi les codes de la féminité. Parmi les pièces présentées lors de…

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