The fun thing about the digital world is that your pool of friends is much larger. Through so and so, someone informed me about Tara Martin and also quickly mentioned that she could easily pass as my little sister… Read more.
For those who have had enough of skirts, maxi dresses, hot pants and long trousers, there is also a middle ground. Read more.
How to be the New York
queen of discounts
Hunting for a bargain with perspiring armpits and fellow ill-tempered accomplices in the ‘3 for 1′ department? No thank you… Read more.
7 Gift ideas for a traveler
who's going on a long trip
This weekend I’ll be attending the goodbye party of a super sweet couple who are off on a long trip. They’ll be leaving their rental home, they’ve sold their car, most of their furniture can be found on Ebay… Read more.
slow juicer vs centrifugal
what is the difference?
‘Jet, do I now need to buy myself a slow juicer?’ The answer I normally give is: Yeah well, I’m a sucker for supersonic kitchen appliances, but those things are crazy expensive and you can also make a perfect juice in a blender or a normal centrifugal juicer… Read more.
Although I’ve been hidden behind closed doors until the sun sets while it’s 33+ degrees Celsius out and our air-conditioning is running overtime, this town certainly hasn’t… Read more.
5 Things that we have learned
from KIM K'S HAIR sytlist
Here in the editorial room there is always a constant buzz surrounding Kim Kardashian, but I have a little allergy when if comes to all the Kim K hysteria, to be honest. I mean, I can show some enthusiasm when it comes to her change of style, but otherwise I think it’s more a case of fuss making hoo-ha than quality… Read more.
-inspired by blake lively-
Whenever we watch Gossip Girl we always turn green with envy. Particularly because of the outfits worn by Serena. Super preppy, but every now and then that can also be a lot of fun. Read more.
Cheers to you
Why a glass of red wine is good for you
Enjoyed your wine last night? No problem. Good for you even. As long as the tally has not gone past two, red wine is very good for your skin… Read more.
Woolen trousers. What a discovery. They are super relaxed, perfect for a Sunday chilling around the house, but they are also cool enough to wear on a Wednesday night in the West Village. Read more.
the WEEK THAT WAS
in 5 snacks
Charlene is our manager of the international edition and has a real love for the world of entertainment. Every week she fills us in with the sweetest bites of what’s happening, where it’s happening and to who.
9 Reasons to visit Paris in August
Paris is always a good idea. But extra special in August. Why? Here’s why. I asked Agnès Michot, the editor-in-chief at Marie Claire and one of the sweetest and most stylish colleagues ever. She’s the authority because she studied French Literature in Paris, is French and visits the city at least 6 times a year. Be warned, instant travel desire looming. Read more.
What to fill with your cool box with
for a day at the park
Purple, purple, purple
As you know by now, I’m crazy about color. Preferably from head to toe, but since I try to avoid looking like a screaming rainbow, I put the focus of color on only one or two points. Read more.
resist the temptations of store employees
Some say that hate and love aren’t that different from each other. That’s right. At least when it comes to shopping. There’s little that is more fun than buying new clothes, but at the same time there’s also little worse than stores. Read more.
Pills for first world problems
Last week I got a present from my sister. Now, like most people I love receiving gifts. I’m a bit like a crow, totally attracted to anything colorful and shiny… Read more.
When your friend has cancer
7 nice things you can do
One of my good friends asked last year if I wanted to feel her breasts. And no, she was not suddenly having bisexual urges. The next day she went to the hospital just to be sure. By herself, because it was nothing to worry about, right? Read more.
Model tricks to fit in that dress
Party in your sights and a dress that’s just too tight? My first advice, go to a tailor and have everything let out slightly but not everyone has the perfect man at hand to entrust that priceless number to. I’ll teach you a few model’s tricks that help melt the centimetres away. Read more.
BUY BUY BEAUTY
The 8 best buys in a French pharmacy
One of the many reasons to visit Paris in August is that you’ll have the best pharmacy in the city all to yourself. The Citypharma du Four Bonaparte (Louboutin-walking-distance from Cafe de Flore) is usually full to the brim with people, but in August the Parisians all up and moved to Biarritz, Deauville or the Côte and you get to go wild. These are the things to buy to make your life easier, more beautiful and more fun. Read more.