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The Winter Coat Conundrum

Winter really starts to kick in here at the beginning of November and each year I am lulled into the same false sense of weather security because it’s just not THAT cold until the NY. So I end up not getting the right new winter coat every time. I usually end up with something that Read the full article…


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La Rentrée Pour Les Mamans

We’re having an unusually hot week here in France, but the light has changed and the mornings are dark so Autumn is not far off. I really like this time of year; hot enough for a t shirt during the day but cool enough for a warm blanket in the evening. Time to pack away Read the full article…


Introducing Loela – Handmade French Handbags, Satchels and Totes

It’s always so exciting when you find a new brand emerging, especially when that beautiful French accessories brand is handcrafted on your doorstep – quelle chance! Introducing Loela, beautiful handmade French handbags, satchels and totes from right here in La Charente.  I just adore the made-to-measure concept of Loela – stylish bags, strong enough for Read the full article…


My Spring Uniform with Footway

I have just discovered Footway – what a fantastic online shoe shop! With shoes for all the family in all shapes and sizes and speedy delivery to the door, I’m so impressed! With the promise of some sunny spring days just around the corner, I’ve put together my new spring uniform with a beautiful pair of Read the full article…


Creating A French Style Capsule Wardrobe

We all love that classic French chic look don’t we? The key ingredients for any French fashion wardrobe are comfort, neutral shades, versatility, and streamlined pieces. When building your French capsule wardrobe, you should always begin with the staples. Read on to create your very own French style capsule wardrobe with plenty of je ne Read the full article…


3 Super Spring Boden Trousers to Bag

Hoorah, the rain has stopped! For now anyway. I am loving the new trend for tie waisted skirts and trousers at the moment – perfect with your Breton T. Here are three perfectly pitched pairs of trousers from Boden to saunter into spring in. 1.Melina Paperbag Trousers £80.00 What I love about these looser fitting Read the full article…


Spring Dressing Gowns at Zara Home

Au revoir snow and bonjour beautiful spring mornings! Time to pop away the all in ones, polar fleeces and thermal pyjamas and start donning something a little lighter. Embrace the love of natural linen out there, there are some fabulous homewares and loungewear pieces to be had right now. So, what are you waiting for? Read the full article…


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Why I love a Moroccan Babouche Slipper!

I adore the concept of Hotel at Home! For me, after home furnishings, adding luxury at home boils down to a few elegant loungewear pieces – starting with fabulous slippers. We don’t have many hard tiled floors left in our house but our kitchen has a type of flagstone that now in my 40s I Read the full article…


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Incorporating French Fashion Into Your Wardrobe

French women seem to be able to pull off any style they want don’t they? From styling a chic French style home to an enviable lifestyle of long lunches, Breton stripes and staying slim. How do these French women manage to look so effortlessly gorgeous all the time? Here’s a few ideas on weaving a little Read the full article…


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How Accessories Can Change Your Look

January isn’t exactly the best month to go in for an image overhaul is it? After all the expense of Christmas, the last thing you need is to be splashing out on new clothes if you don’t have to. Especially if one your new year resolutions was to save money! Let’s not go breaking them Read the full article…


Date Night Prep

So a lot of our married friends here at Love French Style blog treat themselves to a date night every once in a while, is this something you do too? Just to escape the humdrum of every day life, it sounds appealing! Imagine then going on a brand new date? If you happen to find Read the full article…