Archives ofJune 2007

Seduction – or how to attractive the opposite sex when you are neither Brad Pitt nor George Clooney

le Wednesday 27 June 2007bySpike the “Seduction coach"

I – Make the most of your body, whatever it’s like In the erratic but excellent American Psycho, Patrick Bateman replies to his secretary when she compliments him: “You can always be thinner, look better”. Don’t take this literally (don’t become anorexic, or a serial killer for that matter), but remember that you can (and… Read more

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Sigomonta gold ring

le Monday 25 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

This is a little nod to MensSana who thought that the leather bracelet wasn’t expensive enough ;) Here’s a very beautiful ring, in yellow or white gold, set with a 9.3-carat black spinel (a gemstone used in jewellery). The rings in the XL Collection are individually made in the Sigomonta, workshops, in Budapest. Outstanding, aren’t… Read more

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Tibetan leather bracelet

le Friday 22 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

If you like this style of leather bracelet, have a look at this store on eBay. They offer several styles from MOGO, a handcrafted Tibetan brand. All the products are entirely handmade with natural products such as leather, hemp, stone, wood, horn, clay and shell. You’ll find more info on the seller’s store.

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Peter Werth Cardigan

le Monday 18 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

Cardigans are very in vogue at the moment, and you can match the colours to the season. Here’s a mid-season style (blue for spring, brown for autumn) from Peter Werth. If you like this one, why not check out the rest of the range, let me know what you think! Worth noting: some styles are… Read more

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Dates for summer sales 2007

le Saturday 16 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

Summer sales start on Wednesday 27 June 2007 in and around Paris for 6 weeks. And the same goes for Lyon ! The specific dates for each département (the French counties) are displayed on the DGCCRF site. To get yourself ready, the francophones among you should read our articles on making the most of the… Read more

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Junk De Luxe multi-pocket shirt

le Monday 11 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

During my last few shopping trips I came across this brand that Raider mentioned on the French-language forum : Junk De Luxe. You can see for yourself that all the good things people say about this brand are true by visiting their site. In particular about their unusual multi-pocket shirts, which are relatively inexpensive. There… Read more

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Wayfarer-style sunglasses

le Monday 04 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

Aviators came back with a vengeance 2 years ago, sales were off the scale last year, and will be extremely popular this summer! However this summer will be marked by the return of the other great Ray Ban classic: The Wayfarer! Designed in 1952, Wayfarers were not only a new style, but also the first… Read more

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Crumpler laptop bag

le Friday 01 June 2007byJoe the "tire-remover"

The next product in the “Which laptop bag” series is about Crumpler bags! From what I’ve heard from people around me and on the web, this Australian brand is known for its practicality, sturdyness and the protection it gives. Personally, despite all these qualities I prefer the look of a leather bag but those who… Read more

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