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…

French style bathroom inspiration

French Style Bathroom Inspiration

I’m a firm believer in allowing yourself plenty of luxury in the bathroom. From the best double head shower systems to elegant subway tiling here’s my bathroom lust list. I love the principles of The White Company London on turning your home into a boutique hotel. And, why shouldn’t you? You work so hard and Read the full article…

French style wall decor

6 Of The Best French Style Wall Decor

I’ve got a bit of a blank space in my kitchen above the table so I’ve been searching around for the right kind of French style wall decor to fill it. It’s a tricky one, a mirror can be a bit off putting ( noone needs visual evidence of themselves eating cake ) but then Read the full article…

Moroccan tile print vinyl flooring

Why Moroccan Tile Print Vinyl Flooring is SO Right!

So, I’m thinking about a little upgrade for our bathroom flooring and who’d have thought it, good old vinyl flooring is coming up trumps. I’m loving all the Moroccan tile print vinyl flooring flashing about on Pinterest at the moment. So pretty with plain neutral walls and a bit of natural wood. Still can’t get Read the full article…

Creating a cosy living room with colour and texture

Creating a Cosy Living Room with Colour and Texture

Winter is a great time to have a go at Creating a Cosy Living Room with Colour and Texture. Experiment with warm lighting and seasonal colours to bring a homely feel to your living room. Here’s a few of my favourite items from the High Street -. Naturally Chic Upgrading your upholstery is a fast track way Read the full article…

Painting plat pots Paloma Annie Sloan

Autumn DIY Project : Painted Herb Planters in Paloma Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Our garden here in France is looking a little tired after the long hot summer. The grass is a tad dry and tinged by the heat of the sun and now all the petals are beginning to tumble from our roses and hollyhocks,I’m longing for a pop of colour. Aside the beautiful Autumn leaves, the Read the full article…

Handmade French slippers Laubuge

Rewriting Tradition at Laubuge Handmade French Slippers

The Poitou Charentes region of France is home to some of the country’s biggest exports, Cognac, Grey Goose Vodka, Foie Gras de Canard and more surpisingly, traditional handmade French slippers. Like the classic French Beret or a the stripy Mariniere Breton top, the Charentais slipper has become something of an emblem for France and the Poitou Charentes Read the full article…