Paris Moments

Paris Moments

Thank you to everyone who has been so kindly commenting on my Paris posts.  Here are a few more that I thought you might enjoy. An antique shop window that looks like a blend of magic and science: Souvenir and home decor shop window (which belongs perhaps in London,...
Les Macarons de Paris

Les Macarons de Paris

Those lovely light, creamy confections are everywhere–usually in two sizes. These are the larger– Some of the most prominent sources: Laduree – Most of their locations seem to have both an enormous selection, as well as a restaurant for tea or for a...
Sublime de Chanel Mascara Review

Sublime de Chanel Mascara Review

Sublime de Chanel (29 euros/) is a new mascara released in France, designed for “infinite length and curl.”  Like Guerlain’s Le 2 mascara, Sublime de Chanel delivers a very clean, intensely curled, combed, and nicely lengthened lash.  In fact, the...
Chanel Rouge Coco Shine- More Swatches

Chanel Rouge Coco Shine- More Swatches

Chanel Rouge Coco Shine lipsticks ($32 each) are due to release in the U.S. soon.  You can see my reviews of some of the colors (Boy is here, and Bel Ami is here).  Along with my wanderings in Paris, I picked up two more shades (Monte Carlo and Bonheur), plus a sample...
Serge Lutens Lipsticks

Serge Lutens Lipsticks

At Serge Lutens Les Salons du Palais Royale, I purchased a lipstick in #6, Mauve de Swann ($70).  I tried on another color, a deep red, and was very tempted, but decided to go with this neutral instead. The bullet is encased in a deep red-brown hexagon, and refills...