the more you know the less you need

the more you know the less you need

Month: November 2016

Carmen Shines

Carmen Shines

Look who’s shown up in the Sephora Holiday 2016 ad campaign: the stunning, 85-year-old, Carmen! I’d say Carmen outshines her younger counterparts. And what is that gorgeous lipstick shade she’s wearing?? Bravo to Sephora for including a woman of a certain age. Read all about Carmen […]

Soufflage

Soufflage

Soufflage is a French word meaning air-whipped. But rather than souffles and meringues, we’re talking makeup — it’s the process used to create the new Marc Jacobs Air Blush that gives it its silky, creamy texture, and melt-into-your-skin finish. The product is also air-infused: A new ingredient, Japanese Air Powder, […]

Friendly Weapons

Friendly Weapons

Once you have good knives, there is no going back to mediocre blades. My collection of GLOBAL SAI knives has transformed my cooking life in the kitchen. Now, the chore of chopping, dicing, slicing, and carving is easy and gratifying with a choice of always-up-to-the-task tools. At table, however, our knives were […]

Tiffany T

Tiffany T

During my trip to Vancouver, I went to Tiffany to have my T-Link bracelet cleaned and willingly succumbed to the allure of the T-Square. Honestly, I had already decided to purchase it months ago, but was even more sure once it was on my wrist. Simple, […]