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What To Bake & How To Bake It by Jane Hornby

What To Bake & How To Bake It by Jane Hornby

Baking is one of those things that I love to do, but often leave it to the experts.  I get lured in by London’s exquisite cake shops, but it can be much more rewarding to make your own baked goods and share them with family and friends. But, what if [...]

December 16, 2014 × 0 comments
How To Be Parisian Wherever You Are

How To Be Parisian Wherever You Are

Ever wondered the secrets behind the life and style of Parisian women?  Their cultural DNA has been decoded by a number of books, but none do it as well as How To Be Parisian Wherever You Are. It’s a light-hearted guide to adding a little je ne sais quois to [...]

September 3, 2014 × 0 comments
Chérie Loves: February 2013

Chérie Loves: February 2013

Opening Ceremony by Carol Lim and Humberto Leon (published by Rizzoli), £25.60, Amazon Opening Ceremony’s first hardback book is a fabulous scrapbook recording the brand’s history, collaborations and cool projects since its beginnings in 2002.  The book includes graphic stickers, Terry Richardson photography, zine inserts by friends such as Chloë Sevigny [...]

February 4, 2013 × 0 comments
Chérie Loves…

Chérie Loves…

This stunning MSGM dress is conveniently trans-seasonal and just the right length with a flattering cut.  Wear it on its own right now with sandals and round sunglasses or layer up with a leather biker jacket or blazer for autumn.  MSGM Firework-print organza dress, £370, Matches I adore the fresh scent [...]

August 11, 2012 × 0 comments
Win A LUXE City Guides White Linen Box Set

Win A LUXE City Guides White Linen Box Set

LUXE City Guides are the ‘pocket rocket’ destination guides that give the inside scoop on the most stylish design hotels, the best restaurants in town, cool bars and those hard to find fashion and design concept stores. The super light guides are packed with tips from local writers who know [...]

July 30, 2012 × 67 comments
Chérie Loves…

Chérie Loves…

Spotted at the Handpicked Media Suite at One Aldwych during London Fashion Week, I still have my eye on this Embellished Soft Prom dress, £85, Warehouse It always feels like summer when Marc Jacobs launches the gorgeous Splash collection.  This year’s light, tropical fragrances are possibly the most delicious yet! [...]

April 15, 2012 × 0 comments
Valentine’s Treats From Paris

Valentine’s Treats From Paris

The usual Valentine’s Day gifts have been overlooked in the Cherie City household in favour of seriously indulging on our pre-Valentine’s Day trip to our spiritual home, Paris. But that didn’t stop me from picking up a few little romantic gifts for myself.  What can I say, I can’t resist [...]

February 10, 2012 × 2 comments
Beautiful Books For Christmas

Beautiful Books For Christmas

Finding a book under the Christmas tree is an absolute delight, but the thrill of receiving a beautifully-designed book just makes the words even sweeter. Here are a few top picks to ask Santa/grandma/boyfriend for… Pierre Hermé released the English version of his magnificent Macarons book just a few months ago, so [...]

November 29, 2011 × 0 comments
Studio Baer & Joanna Schlenzka Launch Style Calendar 2012

Studio Baer & Joanna Schlenzka Launch Style Calendar 2012

Even though we plan every corner of our lives on mobile phone organisers, there’s still something fun and just lovely about flicking away the months on a real calendar – my kitchen wall is usually adorned with the annual Vogue Paris calendar. However, Emmanuelle Alt’s nude fashion goddesses could be [...]

August 29, 2011 × 0 comments
Loewe: The Masters of Leather by Robert Clarke

Loewe: The Masters of Leather by Robert Clarke

Every fashion house worth its salt now has a coffee table book documenting its history, offering exclusive behind-the-scenes access or an abstract homage to the maison. Madrid-based luxury leather goods brand Loewe joins the book club with The Masters of Leather, written and illustrated by the hand of art director and [...]

August 29, 2011 × 0 comments
A Very Stylish Read: Mulberry ‘The Book’

A Very Stylish Read: Mulberry ‘The Book’

In celebration of its 40th birthday, Mulberry has released a magnificent 480-page coffee table book, chronicling the past three years at the quintessentially English leather goods company. The beautifully-made tome is a luxury scrapbook offering an insight into the world of Mulberry, from its early beginnings in a Somerset workshop [...]

May 10, 2011 × 0 comments
Amelia’s Compendium of Fashion Illustration Launch Party

Amelia’s Compendium of Fashion Illustration Launch Party

The launch of Amelia Gregory’s second book, Amelia’s Compendium of Fashion Illustration has been the most-talked about event of the new year, bringing a bit of loveliness back to a month filled with talk of detox and austerity (neither present at the launch). So much was the excitement online that #ACOFI [...]

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February 1, 2011 × 3 comments