Friday, March 25, 2016

The Quest for Great All Natural Skincare, Are You In?

True! you can't change your genes and with that goes the saying (in the old country atleast) 'you are born with beautiful skin'. That said, taking good care of your skin is an absolute must. Take it from someone who has had a looong, long, very long time to test this.

Happy Easter All!

Ellie Ellie Easter Bunny Hessian Placemat

Ellie Ellie Easter Bunny Hessian Placemat

Dear Friends wanted to wish you a Happy Easter! XOXO, Mimi 

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Get the Look for Prom: Maticevski FRW'16

Wow! I am in love with the Tony Maticevski 2016 Fall Ready-to-Wear Collection. Who wouldn't be. It is sassy, intellectual, and edgy all at once. The perfect style for an modern urban social-media-iate, especially one that is going to the prom this spring.

Monday, March 21, 2016

High Diving Giraffes: Take a 3D dip in style

If you have to see one video this week it has to be this one! Yes! it is not real but who cares: this animation is flawless. Artist Nicholas Deveaux's whimsical animation-- 5 m├Ętres 80-- which depicts a team of high-diving giraffes is a welcome diversion from real life and daily mundane to brighten up your day. It surely did mine. Enjoy!

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Maps and Stars and Beautiful Faces: the art of Ed Fairburn

Western Front Cutout I

Hello everyone! I hope you are enjoying your weekend, at least what is left from it. It is beautiful here in Los Angeles and pretty much everyone is out and about -- except me. Yep, I am still tied up behind the computer -- too much still left to be done-- you know how it goes. But I stumbled upon an incredible artistic find and decided to share with you the map portraiture of British artist extraordinaire Ed Fairburn:

Friday, March 18, 2016

Spring Make-up Trend: deep berry lips

Spring Make-up Trend

Spring is here and so is the need to shake off the blaaas of the winter months. Ahhh! and what better way to do that than to change and update your beauty routine and refresh your make up bag. Right now I am all in for a glossy sensual deep berry and violet hues. What do you think?

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Fabio Mancini, heartthrob on the rise

Image by FashionLook

I enjoy checking the seasonal campaigns from major brands because they bring the best of the best to the sets and reshape the trends in visual presentation in a way that nothing compares. So, the new campaign for the Italian Brand I'm Brian stopped me dead in my tracks (if I had some).

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

JA New York March'16: Bling and Baubles and Regalia

If New York City didn't have enough to offer to visitors and locals alike, score one more. Between 13 and 15 March NYC will be the scene of one of the hottest jewelry trade event: JA New York. It is a trade show like no other as it brings together the jewelry industry who's who, and do not getted fooled fashionistas are watching it from afar. Why you ask? Well --

JA New York takes place three times a year in New York City at the Javits Convention Center and according to its official web site brings over 500 exhibitors from all over the world to show off what they can do in the 'twinkle-twinkle' department.

Jewels by Hera at

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Best Looks from Milan Fashion Week 2016

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I decided to do something different this time. Rather than highlight collections or trends (well I can't help it I will inevitably do that too) I decided to post the individual looks that caught my attention during Milan #Fashion Week.

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Rebel with a cause: Not your Granny's jeans

SS2016 trends: radical denim

True, there is nothing more 'ordinary' or 'everyday-casual' than denim. We all go there time and time again. But for the last few seasons young and established designers alike are turning to yes! denim to make a point that there is nothing 'ordinary' in RADICAL DENIM.