WIWTW: Spring Colors and Bell Bottoms

Hey guys! Welcome to another What I Wore This Week post, where I feature an outfit I wore during the week, the occasion and how I styled it.

Even though it’s been spring time for a month now, the weather was terrible until last week. So I waltzed into Zara and decided to look for something colorful to wear. I’ve been wearing mostly dark and neutral colors since October and I am in need for some color in my wardrobe!

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Event: After Work with friends

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To add some colorful contrast to the outfit, I chose this yellow & navy crop top from Zara. The design is so cute, and I especially love the little bow at the front. The back of the crop top has a crossover design, creating a sophisticated feel.

Bell bottoms have made such a comeback this season, they make bell bottoms out of everything: mid-length bell bottoms, bell-bottomed shirts, bell bottom jeans, frayed bell bottoms, etc, etc. I’m not a huge fan of bell bottoms that aren’t long and chic, so I chose this white pair of trousers from Zara.

Finally, I slipped on a pair of beige sandal heels (perfect for spring weather) by Glaze, so my bell bottoms wouldn’t drag on the floor. There’s a bit of beige detail on the crop top so the two go perfectly together!

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Want my look? Check these out!

Crop top: $39.90 at Zara
Bell bottoms: $49.90 at Zara
Heels: $59.95 at JustFab
Lipstick: “Amore Matte Covet  #19” – $8.99 at Milani Cosmetics

Stay tuned for new outfits featured in What I Wore This Week by checking the Fashion section on my blog weekly :) Subscribe to Breakfast with the Beatles by clicking ‘Follow me by Email’on the top right-hand corner of this page! ALSO, make sure you check out our brand new Garde Robe blog by Sidney and me, entirely dedicated to street-style.

Colourpop, Milani Cosmetics & NYX Lip Swatches

A few weeks ago, I got a bunch of liquid lipsticks from ColourpopMilani Cosmetics, LOC and NYX. I love the new matte lipstick trend, so these are the perfect colors for your spring wardrobe!

Milani Cosmetics

From Left to Right: Milani Amore Matte “Amore” #22, Milani Amore Matte “Devotion” #14, Milani Amore Matte “Covet” #19

Colourpop

From Left to Right: Colourpop Ultra Matte Tulle, Colourpop Ultra Matte Stingraye, Colourpop Ultra Matte LAX, Colourpop Lippie Stix Poppin’

NYX

From Left to Right: NYX Transylvania, NYX Full Throttle, NYX Butter Gloss Apple Strudel, NYX Butter Gloss Crème Brûlée

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LOC Trouble “Wildest Dreams”

My favorite lipsticks are definitely by Colourpop because their pigment is so bright and colorful. They have other awesome colors like blue, green and purple, but I chose the ones that dupe overpriced Mac lipsticks.

Colourpop LAX – $6

Colourpop Lippie Stix Poppin’ – $5

Colourpop Stingraye – $6

Colourpop Tulle – $6

My next favorites are by Milani Cosmetics because they last all night. Their matte pigment creates a sophisticated look for any outfit.

Milani Amore Ultra Matte “Amore” #22 – $8.99

Milani Amore Ultra Matte “Covet” #19 – $8.99

Milani Amore Ultra Matte “Devotion” #14 – $8.99

I also got these liquid lipsticks from NYX. I personally prefer the darker colors to the brighter ones, because the pinker shades I ordered are actually lipgloss.

NYX Full Throttle Con Artist – $7.00

NYX Butter Gloss Apple Strudel – $5.00

NYX Transylvania – $6.00

This last lipstick was a little sample I got in my February Birchbox. I highly recommend subscribing to Birchbox because you get a little box of beauty products (skin care, spa treatments and make-up) every month, for only $10/month. This time, I got this bright red lipstick by LOC.

LOC Trouble “Wildest Dreams”

Make sure you check out these lovely cosmetic brands, I got most of my references from my favorite Youtuber ItsmyRayeRaye. If you want to learn how to properly apply liquid lipstick, watch her video!

These lipsticks are pretty hard to get in Europe (especially in France), so I found this perfect beauty hack: Maquillalia, a Spanish online beauty store that has most of these American products!

 

WIWTW: Khaki Jumpsuit & Shades

Hey guys! Welcome to another What I Wore This Week post, where I feature an outfit I wore during the week, the occasion and how I styled it.

Three weeks ago, my best friends and boyfriend threw me a surprise dinner at a lovely Moroccan restaurant and then we went clubbing. I did all of this happily and in style, because one of my birthday presents was this beautiful khaki jumpsuit.

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Event: Birthday Dinner & Club

Khaki has been in since Autumn, but I’ve been seeing a lot of khaki/olive clothing in Spring collections recently. I love this color because it counts as a neutral tone.. Khaki is the new “camel” so it’s the perfect color to pair with white, black and even grey. This khaki jumpsuit is from Zara and it’s made of polyester, but feels like suede. The texture is so soft and the jumpsuit itself will be light enough to wear this summer.

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And then there’s the fact that this is a “culotte” jumpsuit, so it’s mid-length. I’ve always been hesitant about culottes because I have lanky legs. Lanky legs don’t usually go with baggy clothes but I was happy to be able to pull this one off!

I chose black accessories because I was going out for the night. If it were daytime, I probably would have worn white or tan accessories to make my outfit brighter. So I wore these black wedge heels from Just Fab, this cute black (velvet and faux leather) clutch from Zara and my favorite sunglasses by Fendi.

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Also another great birthday present (from my parents), was a bunch of matte lipsticks from ColourpopNYX and Milani Amore. I am obsessed, which is why I plan to do a lipstick swatch blog post very soon! For this outfit, I wore “LAX” by Colourpop. It looks dark in the pictures, but it’s not so dark when you actually wear it!

And finally, my braids were done by Afrohair by Laura, they last long, they’re beautiful and they’re cheap! If you live in France, contact her on Facebook, and she’ll be more than happy to set up an appointment.

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Want my look? Check these out!

Khaki Jumpsuit: $69.90 at Zara
Clutch: $39.99 at Zara
Heels: $49.00 at Just Fab
Sunglasses: $270.00 at Fendi
Hair: Afrohair by Laura
Lipstick: $6.00 at Colourpop

Stay tuned for new outfits featured in What I Wore This Week by checking the Fashion section on my blog weekly :) Subscribe to Breakfast with the Beatles by clicking ‘Follow me by Email’on the top right-hand corner of this page! ALSO, make sure you check out our brand new Garde Robe blog by Sidney and me, entirely dedicated to street-style.

WIWTW: Khaki Jacket & Calvin Kleins

Hey guys! Welcome to another What I Wore This Week post, where I feature an outfit I wore during the week, the occasion and how I styled it.

So March 23rd was my birthday; I turned 23 and I feel like I’m more of an adult. I have no excuse but to get up and cook instead of eating cereal, and tough it out when I’m sick. I don’t know how or if I’m going to like being 23 but I’m so thankful for the gift of life.

My friends and Sidney surprised me with a Moroccan dinner and Calvin Klein‘s!

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Event/Occasion: Hip-hop venue

So as I was saying… I got a Calvin Klein set for my birthday! I’ve seen celebrities and bloggers with various versions of this set, be it the sports bra, the boxers or the panties. Sure, they’re expensive underwear but they’re more than that. What I love about Calvin Klein’s sports underwear is that the sports bra is often doubled as a crop top. I got the underwear instead of the boxers, that can either be worn high or low-rise. Calvin Klein underwear is meant to be shown, hence the “Calvin Klein” band at the top of the underwear and bottom of the sports bra.

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I decided to go with a khaki jacket I picked up at the annual Vintage market a few weeks ago. I love this jacket because it’s comfortable, the color is a perfect olive, it’s the right kind of baggy and perfect for Spring weather. I also wore my Fossil watch to highlight the brown tones.

I decided to wear a black pair of jeans from Primark with my black Furylite sneakers by Reebok so the color tones of my outfit stayed neutral.

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And… I got my cornrows done by my best friend Laura. She’s the best when it comes to hair and thanks to her, my hair has grown so much in the past few years. I’m wearing extensions here, but my hair is actually very long! If you’re in Lyon, Troyes or Paris, check out her Facebook page Afrohair by Laura and you can get your hair done for an affordable price! And tell her I sent you :)

Want my look? Check these out!

Khaki Jacket: $94.00 at Asos
Calvin Klein top: £30.00 or $42.60 at Calvin Klein
Calvin Klein bottom: £20.00 or $28.45 at Calvin Klein
Jeggings: £9.00 or $12.95 at Primark 
Sneakers: $69.99 at Reebok
Hair: Afrohair by Laura
Lipstick: $19.50 – Jum 02 at Black Up

Stay tuned for new outfits featured in What I Wore This Week by checking the Fashion section on my blog weekly :) Subscribe to Breakfast with the Beatles by clicking ‘Follow me by Email’on the top right-hand corner of this page! ALSO, make sure you check out our brand new Garde Robe blog by Sidney and me, entirely dedicated to street-style.

WIWTW: Over-sized Denim & Heels

Hey guys! Welcome to another What I Wore This Week post, where I feature an outfit I wore during the week, the occasion and how I styled it.

Last Friday I attended a really cool garage sale at Le Sucre hosted by famous French fashion bloggers MarieandMoodSpirit By CParis GrenobleModeusement VotreEly Gyspet,
Heels on Gasonline and Le Lion dans la Penderie. I got to meet all of them which was pretty cool, and I had an excuse to wear my blue heels again!

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Event/Occasion: Bloggers’ Garage Sale
Lipstick: “Diva” by MAC

I got this really cool jacket from American Apparel in size XL because over-sized denim adds edge to chic outfits. It’s also perfect for early spring weather, you know when the wind is bipolar and you have no idea if you should wear a wool coat or a cotton tank top and you’re just like can you decide what you want why are you such a brat.

Then I decided to wear all black underneath so the denim blue colors could really stand out. I wore a black tank top from Forever 21 and a black pair of jeggings from Primark.

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As for accessories, I chose this huge black hat from Nasty Gal and my geometric blue & black heels from Zara also known as bae. The blue heels went perfectly with the denim, making this outfit’s color palette just incredibly satisfying. Plus, it goes perfectly with the river in the background!

Want my look? Check these out!

Denim Jacket: $125.00 at American Apparel
Tank top: $1.90 at Forever 21
Jeggings: £9.00 or $12.95 at Primark 
Heels: $69.90 at Zara
Hat: $69.00 at Nasty Gal

Stay tuned for new outfits featured in What I Wore This Week by checking the Fashion section on my blog weekly :) Subscribe to Breakfast with the Beatles by clicking ‘Follow me by Email’on the top right-hand corner of this page! ALSO, make sure you check out our brand new Garde Robe blog by Sidney and me, entirely dedicated to street-style.

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Garde Robe x Fanny Delaye x Voila Lounge

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Saturday, Garde Robe got the chance to collaborate with Shayna Coumont, talented make-up artist and hair stylist from @voilalounge as well as Fanny Delaye (@fannydelaye), French fashion blogger/Youtuber and model! Let us know what you think!

Ce weekend, nous avons eu l’opportunité de collaborer avec la talentueuse Shayna (@voilalounge) maquilleuse et coiffeuse pro ainsi que Fanny Delaye (@fannydelaye), blogueuse de mode/Youtubeuse et mannequin! Qu’en pensez-vous?

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Top: American Apparel
Jeans: American Apparel
Heels: Zara
Pouch: Zara

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Jacket: American Apparel
Bodysuit: American Apparel
Socks: American Apparel
Sneakers: Pull & Bear

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Kimono: Voila Lounge
Bomber Jacket: Zara
Bodysuit: American Apparel
Pants: Zara

Fanny Delaye
Fashion Blog: La Mode by Fanny
Modeling Youtube Channel: Les Jum’s

Instagram: @fannydelaye

Shayna Coumont
Make-up Artist & Hairstylist Instagram: @voilalounge


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Sidney Lafrontiere & Zahra Louise-Julie

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Amsterdam

GARDE ROBE

Last weekend, Garde Robe took a little road trip to Amsterdam, Netherlands. As we explored the beautiful streets, we had our camera ready to capture a variety of street-style!

Le weekend dernier, Garde Robe s’est rendu à Amsterdam, aux Pays-Bas. Toujours muni de notre appareil, nous nous sommes baladé dans les rues à la découverte de différents styles. Voici notre sélection street-style!

Bérengère W.

19 y.o

Berengere (1)

“I like to wear baggy clothes; my style is kind of a mix of 90’s, street and soul!”

“J’aime porter des habits larges; mon style est un mélange des années 90, street et soul!”

Jules S.

19 y.o
Instagram: @julesdsv

Jules (2)

“My style depends on my mood.”

“Mon style dépend de mon humeur.”

Mathieu C.

23 y.o

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“My style is always evolving, it depends on my mood, the city I’m living in and the people that I hang out with.”

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WIWTW: Geometric Print

Hey guys! Welcome to another What I Wore This Week post, where I feature an outfit I wore during the week, the occasion and how I styled it.

I love geometric print, dresses, white coats and stunning heels, which is how I came up with this outfit!

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Event/Occasion: Evening date
Lipstick: “Diva” by MAC

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Shades of Winter

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This winter’s photo shoot was inspired by this season’s neutral and minimalist trend. Combining simplicity and French elegance, Garde Robe presents:

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Cet hiver, les tendances minimalistes et neutres ont inspiré ce shoot. Nous avons mélangé la simplicité et l’élégance française pour vous présenter: Nuances d’Hiver.

Make-up: Mélissa Justin
Models: Lamini Angel & Laura Guerra
Style & Photography: Sidney Lafrontiere & Zahra Louise-Julie

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© Sidney Lafrontiere & Zahra Louise-Julie 

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