vintage ~~ another coach classic to love

Hello, hello! Well, what can I say?  There still hasn’t been much to share…at least nothing exciting or post worthy.  I am pretty sure you don’t need to read about my new obsession of getting rid of things.  My need to minimize has hit a whole new level of crazy.  In my  mind, I see […]

chic ~~ i love rocks

I adore rocks.  The bigger the better.  Alas, I am not speaking of the rocks that glitter and shine…and have the potential of setting you back thousands of dollars.  I am in love with actual rocks, stones, minerals.  With a little polish and creativity a rock can send my heart all a pitter-patter. I think […]

vintage chic ~~ classic coach makeover

It is no secret around here that I adore vintage, classic Coach handbags–especially the Willis style (for immediate memory joggers, click HERE or HERE).  The Coach Willis is my go-to bag.  If I could own only one handbag (gasp!), she’s the one. Naturally, I flit about on Etsy and Ebay looking for amazing deals on […]

chic ~~ finding my signature scents

I have no idea what just happened to December.  Swiiisssh….GONE.  It wasn’t my intention not to blog all month…it just sort of happened.  Of course, I have my reasons.  I was sick for couple of weeks–along with about half the population of Michigan.  And we have been busy doing some home improvements, namely the kitchen. […]

french chic ~~ “at home with madame chic” by jennifer scott

(via amazon) The talented Jennifer Scott has done it again!  She has channeled the lessons she learned from Madame Chic years ago into a delightful tome that anyone can benefit from now…and always. I have enjoyed Jennifer’s blog for years and was so excited when she wrote her first book, “Lessons From Madame Chic”–which is […]

french chic ~~ longchamp le pliage (personalized) bag

As you know from my summer recap post, we spent quite a bit of time in Europe this past summer.  It was a dream vacation–it really was.  I was so caught up in the moments that I didn’t even think about shopping for souvenirs until we were past the first week of our travels.  Thus, […]