Archive for August 10th, 2009

Dubai Fashion Insider

Wouldn’t you love to have someone scout out Dubai on your behalf for cool designers, great stores, new finds, quirky items and fashion that turn heads?? And all you have to do is click on your PC?? is a fashion portal by two fashion-obsessed Dubai-ans. Their website is very browse-worthy with information on where they like to shop, snap shots of dubai-ans showcasing their street style, amazing vinateg finds, and which stylish Dubai resident they’re currently obsessed with. And there’s also a section for boys who like fashion. You can also sign up to their regular e-mails and you’ll get up to date information on fabulous fashion in the Dubai and the GCC.

Macaroons with a Red Sole


Ever since I saw the scene of Kirsten Dunst as Marie Antoinette in the fabulous film directed by Sophia Coppola, I have always dreamt of being surrounded by frothy delicate French pastries and rows and rows of satin sparkly shoes.

My latest find, may just be the closest thing to it!

Parisian Pastry masters Laduree have collaborated on a project that brings two feminine lusts to one point. They have asked Christian Louboutin to design a set of gift boxes for their shops. As seen above they have the frailty and prettiness of his shoes.

I particularly adore the one that looks as though it has it front torn open, because I know from personal experience that when I receive a box of macaroons or a box of Louboutins, I rip it right open!