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May 2016

Paris, city of love

May 29, 2016

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Paris is love and above all love for life, and this, I believe, will never change. It’s been in my thoughts a lot lately since I had to take some life decisions, so here is a little inspiration from vintage Paris 🙂

Recently I read this quote by about cities and sex and age, which went something like that: ‘Every city has sex and age which has nothing to do with demography. Rome is feminine, so is Odessa. London is a teenager, an urchin, and in this, hasn’t changed since the time of Dickens. Paris, I believe, is a man in his twenties in love with an older woman.’ (John Berger) You agree? 🙂

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Red lip

May 28, 2016

 

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Last week in Varna my brother brought us to this lovely little beach in St. Constantine and Helena for a family dinner date at the Bay. It’s an arabic restaurant with great food right above the beach with two floors, a restaurant in the second floor and a bar in the first, where you can enjoy some drinks and snacks on a day at the beach as well.  While we were waiting for our parents to arrive we went for a little walk. As a person who never leaves the house without at least a mascara on my eyelashes, I was quiet terrified at first to figure out that I had forgotten my make-up at home.  Luckily, I found this red lipstick in my purse, which turned out to be enough to elevate the look (or at least, my mood 🙂 or was it the proximity to the sea??) But truth to be told, I really think red lipstick is flattering to pretty much anyone so girls, if you happen to be in a make-up-less situation and want an instant polish, just grab a red lipstick and seize the night 🙂

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