Meeting fashion blogger Chriselle Lim

Last night, I had the honor of meeting one of my all-time favorite fashion stylists, Chriselle Lim. After seeing her post on social media about an upcoming Paris meet-up, I quickly surveyed my blogger friends and RSVP’d. The next day, we received confirmation that we were among ~200 other fans who would get to meet her!Read More

Le monde de Louis Vuitton

My friend Laureen and I spent our Saturday at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, an art and cultural museum near the Bois de Boulogne. The building was designed by Frank Gehry, who also built Seattle’s EMP Museum. The architecture was inspired by a sailboat’s sails in the wind (the colored checkered glass) surrounding an iceberg.

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Valentine’s Day in Lyon

Tyler and I spent a lovely Valentine’s weekend in Lyon, France (despite both catching colds from the freezing weather). In terms of gifts to one another, we’re more in the camp of “don’t buy things, buy experiences.” For us, this usually means travel.

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Opting to maximize our vacation time and minimize cost, we left Paris at 6AM Saturday morning and returned around 1AM Monday morning. It was a straight 2-hour train ride, most of which I spent completely passed out on Tyler’s lap (I may have overdosed on the cough syrup). We stayed in a gorgeous two-bedroom loft with huge windows overlooking downtown Lyon. At only 55 EUR per night through airbnb, it was quite a steal.

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