the more you know the less you need

the more you know the less you need

Month: July 2017

Summer Spirit

Summer Spirit

Grey Goose Vodka has released a fabulous new limited edition bottle for summer. (And the vodka’s fantastic, too.) The design, inspired by the French Côte d’Azur, celebrates the brand’s French heritage, featuring marinière stripes and sweeping brush strokes reminiscent of France’s Impressionist Movement. Cheers to a […]

Summer Reading

Summer Reading

I have been spending a good deal of time in my new kimono, reading. Summer reading is a luxurious enterprise. With long, lazy stretches of a book in hand, the chapters fly by. Helen Simonson’s The Summer Before The War is a wonderful novel, that I admit, […]

Ageless

Ageless

As a women-of-a-certain-age, do you have an age-defying attitude? According to a recent study, most of us do. There is even a term coined for this ageless generation: Perennials. An enlightening article in The Telegraph examines how older women are re-writing the definition of ageing and making the stereotypes of […]

Eiffel Tower Tweeds

Eiffel Tower Tweeds

If the Chanel Fall/Winter Couture 2017/18 collection is any indication of autumn style, I say Be gone, glorious Summer! It’s going to be an elegant autumn according to creative fashion genius, Karl Lagerfeld. It’s the vision of the french woman re-imagined, transformed…It’s all a play on […]