Hipster Easter


Hipster Easter | French By Design

With two teenage girls at home, we’re sadly past the egg decorating Easter ritual. But I’m constantly amazed at the creativity out there when it comes to decorating eggs for the Easter celebrations. Here is a round up of the most original, think outside the box, egg decorating ideas I’ve spotted on the web lately….

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The best chocolate mousse you will ever taste


Chocolate Mousse | French By Design

I made my chocolate mousse yesterday for the gang and it had been so long since I had prepared it, I had forgotten how yummy it was, and how easy it was to prepare. So naturally, I grabbed the camera and shot the mousse before it was devoured. Here is what you need:  3.5 oz…

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I ♡ weekend


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Wishing you a lovely weekend! What are you up to? The girls are off from school on spring break and already filling up their social agenda starting this weekend. I’ll be the ‘chauffeur’ mom, but will try to relax a bit and take miss Daisy for a long walk to the beach. Have a lovely…

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Visit | A home with Barbara


At home with Bash | FrenchByDesign

This is the home of Barbara Boccara, co-founder of French clothing label Ba-sh. Barbara started with a black and white canvas and added some ethnic touches to her interior. I am loving the dark wall colors she used in her walls that make every decorating element pop out.

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Spring Fashion Picks


Spring Fashion Picks | FrenchByDesign

Currently in my spring/summer fashion wish list : these gorgeous leather sandals [1] by one of my favorite designers, Isabel Marant. So versatile, I think they will be my go to pair this spring and summer, with some easy going fatigue shorts [4] and a simple but stylish gold-shimmer tee [3] or a white simple…

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