• Experience La Vie Bastide


    Discover the picturesque world of Aix-en-Provence with this month’s newly launched Bastide, a lifestyle brand founded by French celebrity hairstylist Frederic Fekkai and his wife, Shirin von Wulffen. At its heart, Bastide is a commitment to living life with respect for yourself, nature and tradition. Their product line is a curated collection of luxuriously simple, [More]

  • Hostess Secrets featuring Moe Made by Nature


    Year after year, when the holidays roll around, we love the prospect of throwing a glittering New Years Eve bash. But while it’s fun construct the guest list, send out the invites and dream about extravagant decorations and custom drinks, it’s easy to overlook the most important details that truly make a party a success. [More]

  • The Scents of Provence

    HOME Scents are one of the strongest and most powerful ties to human memory. This rang especially true for Magali Fleurquin-Bonnard, the founder of Rose et Marius’ scented candles, soaps and perfumes. Childhood memories shaped the destiny of Magali. The scents she remembered from her youth, like those that greeted her arrival in Provence – walking [More]
  • Harmony in Normandie

    Bisous Bisous As soon as one arrives to Monet’s residence in Giverny, a waterfall of emotion flows over you. The estate is beautiful and full of magnificent color. It’s almost as if you just stepped into a dreamland. Giverny is a small village situated 50 miles outside of Paris in an area commonly called the gateway to [More]
  • Everything You’ve Ever Dreamed Of

    HOME Think of delicious cider made from fresh, crisp apples. Think of just baked bread warm and fluffy as your teeth sink into it. Think of the greatest seafood in the world. Think of farmhouses turned restaurants for fine dining. Think of the most perfect creams and cheeses you’ve ever seen. Think of beautiful and breathtaking landscapes [More]
  • Diamonds in Candles? Oui, oui!

    HOME It’s hard to be innovative when it comes to candles. It seems the most you can do is play with presentation, maybe come up with some interesting scents. Well, Popup Paris took it a step further and did the unthinkable. For every 50th candle they make, they include a diamond inside for you to find. [More]
  • Bonjour, 2015!

    HOME It’s that time of year. Time to take out 2014’s resolutions, see how far we’ve come and start setting new goals for 2015. Of course, everyone’s resolutions will be different, but here’s one we think everyone should have: start writing more. That’s right, pick up that pen or pencil and exercise that right to write. [More]