I love Chanel, and I also love anything vintage. So when I came across up-cycled (repurposed) earrings made with vintage Chanel buttons, I cannot resist. The first time I have seen these up-cycled Chanel earrings a few years back was on instagram, and at the time I only see items available on Etsy. And, to get stuff on Etsy, it usually cost quite a lot … Continue reading Vintage upcycled Chanel earrings review | Comparison between upcycle and authenic Chanel earrings
I was invited to the Le rouge Chanel pop up store this afternoon. So I went there around 3pm to try to avoid the crowd on the Thursday. There were less people than their last pop up event as it’s Thursday today so most people are at work. You will get a welcome gift upon entering the venue which is a small red paper … Continue reading Beauty event | Chanel Le Rouge pop-up Hong Kong
1.Celine Phantom luggage €2,400 I am a fan of Céline. I have written about the nano luggage in smooth leather and the indigo blue Gourmette chain bag in suede before. Now I am fancying the luggage Phantom. Last time, I saw a really pretty gray color at the boutique in Ginza, Tokyo. Well, I didn’t get it at the time because I was looking for … Continue reading 8 Best designer handbags for work
These Chanel two tone slingbacks (£640) are everywhere on fashion bloggers in fashion weeks! You can find them on fashionista all over the globe. But would you pay that much for a pair of #grannyshoes? They are even more expensive than my favorite Louboutin! What I have found here is a super affordable version from Zara, and only £30! Act fast! Size 36 are already sold out on … Continue reading Get the Chanel look with this £30 shoes!
I shopped at Chanel counter again last week…… I’m not suppose to shop anymore because I am relocating to Hong Kong in 6 weeks! But the Christmas shopping atmosphere is just too strong at John Lewis. So these are the two babies I got today! Chanel Les Beiges Retractable Kabuki Brush £35 Chanel Rouge Coco stylo complete care lip shine in 202 Conte £26 I have … Continue reading Review & Swatch | Chanel | Kabuki brush and Rouge Coco Stylo in 202 Conte
Chanel’s SS 17 show is so exciting and full of young energy! I absolutely love it. Karl Lagerfeld never stops to impress us. After cafe, supermarket, airport, he has turned the stage to a Chanel Data Center! The lead models are two Chanel bots CC1 and CC2, both dressed in tweed suits in black and cream. He never failed to reinvent the famous tweed jackets … Continue reading 12 looks from Chanel Spring and Summer 2017
Hello everyone! I am considering which color to get from the Chanel Rouge coco stylo range. So I thought I would share with you all! Such beautiful display shelf as always! I love Keira Knightley. She looks super chic in this advertisement. The color she is wearing in the photo above is 214 Message. The above stylos are (from top to bottom) 212 Recit, 214 Message … Continue reading Chanel Rouge Coco stylo swatches
I was having dinner with my girlfriends last week, and compare to our early 20’s, we are now so much more at ease and so much more comfortable being ourselves, now that we are approaching the big number 30.
We are a lot more at ease, feeling great just being ourselves because we care less what other people think of us; we make more money and hold more important position in our jobs. Most importantly, we know how to navigate through life our own way.
Less is more – We no longer buy as many cheap and fast fashion, no more forever 21 dresses nor colourful Kate Spade and Juicy Couture; and more Chanel, Céline and Louboutins. What’s not to love?
Here are 12 items that I think are worth to invest in for a grown up wardrobe.
A pair of quality black leather pumps
“Good shoes take you to good places” ever heard of that?
So a pair of beautiful high heels will bring you to beautiful places. Invest in your basics.
“A woman with good shoes is never ugly” – Coco Chanel
Then a practical and very Parisian ballet flats. Repetto would be my go to store, provides just enough toe cleavage! Otherwise, Anna Baiguera’s annette style is a great alternative, but the sole is rather thin. You might want to take them to the shoemaker to put on a thin rubber sole before your first wear to extend the life of your flats.
The Chanel boutique in Heathrow airport terminal 3 is the cheapest place to get your Chanel handbags for EU and non EU citizens. Why? Read here. This Chanel boutique is probably the one with the longest opening hour in the whole wide world, with opening hours as early as 7am till 10pm, and it is located in the tax free zone in terminal 3 which you get your bag … Continue reading Cheapest place to get your dose of Chanel – Heathrow airport no longer sells iconic bags
It is no surprise that Karl Lagerfeld always manage to wow us. After a cafe, a casino, and a supermarket, this time a Chanel airline themed runway. Karl is obviously trying to take everyone on a Chanel journey!