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5 things you want right now: chinos

5 things you want right now!

I recently asked Steve to bring me back a couple of chinos (4) from GAP and Boden I had in my wardrobe in London. I hadn’t worn them for a while yet and kind of forgot about them until Elodie mentionned she wanted to throw her yellow ones and I talked her out of it.

5 must-haves to go back to work while looking cool

5 things I want right now!

I had a real hard time last week packing for Paris. After spending the Summer holidays in t-shirt and denim short, I felt less than inspired to put some proper clothes back on. Sounds familiar!? If you’re in the same boat, here is a look I really like to ease back into working life. Hope you like it! 1/ If you love the “No Soy Perfecta” t-shirt I posted in my recent Look of the Day, I finally found the link here. I also like the writing and message on this t-shirt from Mango although sometimes I wonder if their in-house Designers get only their inspiration from Pinterest. 2/ If you’re looking to get a new leather jacket, I’m very fond of this biker jacket from Mango 3/I would accessorise the whole look with this tasseled shoulder bag from See by Chloé 4/I spotted this Veja baskets in Paris last week after we had lunch at Le Marché des Enfants Rouges which I recommend if you’re off to Paris 5/ Last but not least, this leather pencil skirt from Hush. Each year, Hush …

5 Things I want right now to rock the streets of Paris #jesuisparis

5 things I want right now!

Don’t you love it when your mum can teach your children something she taught you as a child? Mila started to learn how to sew with my mum and has been talking about it non stop and I know she is in good hands. Our great-grand mother Elodie was a modeliste and taught my grand-mother to sew and knit from an early age. She then passed on these skills to her four daughters and us, her grand-daughters, at least for sewing. I never managed to knit anything properly but Elodie is having another go… Last night, we watched “Couture, The New queens of Haute”, a very interesting documentary featuring 

5 things you want right now to look chic & rock'n roll. Read on www.karinecandicekong.com

5 things I want right now!

I’m so out of “the zone” to eat clean and work out since my trip to London for Design Junction that it’s not even funny. So this week’s fashion must-haves, is a hell of a foxy look for you and I to go back into the zone before looking like whales. We can do this!