Handmade vintage Christmas cakes Charente France

MADE WITH LOVE : Handmade Christmas Cakes & A Vintage French Christmas Table

There’s something so magical about dressing the family Christmas table and with so many Christmas table decoration ideas on Pinterest and Instagram, it’s sometimes hard to choose between the endless styles around. This year for our Christmas table decoration feature we headed to Samantha Collyer Kegg’s home at Glamping Tipis in Charente. Her Christmas style Read the full article…

what happens to your skin during deep sleep

What Happens To Your Skin When You’re In A Deep Sleep?

What Happens to Your Skin When You’re in a Deep Sleep? Sleep better, look better. Ever wonder why your skin looks so much brighter after a great night’s sleep? Read on… Sleep is considered by many as the cheapest beauty product not on the market. WebMD even refers to it as the fountain of youth Read the full article…

Should you allow pets on beds

FAMILY LIFE : Should You Allow A Pet To Sleep On Your Bed?

Pets — should they be in your bedrooms or not? Do you have a cat or a dog? Do you let your dog or cat sleep in your bedroom or on your bed? Apart from the potentially muddy footprints and dog hair, sometimes it’s quite nice to cuddle up with a pet. That said, we Read the full article…

Personalised Monogram Signet Ring

Why Every Girl Should Own a Personalised Signet Ring

I love the French monograms embroidered on the vintage linens I buy and as I’m a bit of a magpie, a personalised signet ring brings together my love of jewellery and monograms in one. Banish all ideas of Delboy’s sovereign to somewhere far, far away and channel your mind to beautiful, simple, silver personalised signet Read the full article…

Marseille soap natural facial cleanser

Marius Fabre Marseille Soap – A Natural Facial Cleanser

A friend of mine has been using French Marseille soap as a natural facial cleanser for years and her skin looks incredible. I’ve tried all kinds of different natural cleansers including the Charcoal varieties which actually smell on the whole quite synthetic. Marseille Soap – A Beautifully Natural Facial Cleanser I’ve previously featured my favourite Read the full article…

Personalised frosted glass water bottles

My EQUA Frosted Glass Water Bottle

I’m not very good at making sure I drink my quota of water each day, unless it’s really, really hot weather. For one, I can’t be doing with buying bottled water anymore, it just seems so wasteful and for another, I find it hard to make my way down an enormous bottle of water in Read the full article…

The Ultimate Hair Washing Guide – Your Questions Answered

Wow, it’s hot isn’t it?! Are you managing to keep yourself looking glam in this heatwave? No matter what I do  – I can’t seem to look presentable when it’s above 30 degrees, particularly when it comes to my hair! Love French Style Blog has teamed up with beauty editor Joana to bring you The Ultimate Hair Read the full article…

How to make your hair look younger

How To Make Your Hair Look Younger

As the years pass by, it’s not just our skin that shows signs of ageing, it’s our hair too. Aside from going grey, hair can get thinner, drier and more brittle with age. There are plenty of ways you can make your hair look younger, healthier and softer, though. Here are some top tips, from Read the full article…

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It’s le #weekend : Apple Blossom, Cactus Wallpaper & Refreshing The Bathroom Grout

I seem to have spent a lot of this week explaining to my four year old son what war is and what happens when we go to war. I said, ” It’s a bit like when Mummy and Daddy have a row but instead of me chucking his trainers outside, bombs are thrown about and Read the full article…

Holiday House in Verteuil sur Charente

A Traditional Holiday House in Verteuil sur Charente Sleeps 6/7

A Charming Holiday House in Verteuil sur Charente What could be more restful than spending a week or two in a traditional French holiday house at the foot of an impressive chateau?  Christine and Jean Claude Faure are delighted to offer their traditional French house for holiday rentals in the pretty Chateau village of Verteuil sur Read the full article…

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It’s le #weekend : Yves Rocher Pink Lipstick, Eclat Jersey & Big Knickers

Wow, that went in a flash – one minute we zipped off to the beautiful Ile de Ré to slurp oysters and drink Muscadet and the next we were home with a bang, and then today, rain! Ho hum,it was such fun while it lasted and a lovely bonding moment for Woody and Wilbur running Read the full article…

Fabelab Scandi Kids Accessories

#Instacrush Fabelab Scandi Childrens Accessories

I love Instagram, don’t you? My recent favourite find is Fabelab Danish children’s brand for Scandi kids accessories, they are just fabulous. ” …we encourage little Dreamers and Adventurers to imagine, explore and discover – filling their surroundings with playfulness, stories and love.” How lovely! So, whilst this is not a French brand, I really love Read the full article…