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Coquette
San Francisco, CA
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Radical Skincare is a new skin care line that is a game changer in my book in the world of anti-aging skin care. I've been using their Skin Perfecting Screen SPF30 (review here) and their Advanced Peptide Antioxidant Serum for... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Coquette
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(Photos: Chanel.com Fall 2014, DKNY Spring 2015 show WWD/Giovanni Giannoni) No longer for just for running or workouts, sneakers are now moving into high fashion. After years of sky high stilettos making waves, it's nice to come back to ground.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Coquette
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The new Clarins Fall 2014 Beauty collection is wonderfully named the Ladylike Collection. The collection features lots of pretty new pieces, but the heart of the collection speaks wonders about the eyes. I'm loving the new new cream to powder... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Coquette
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Chronicle Books has been one of my favorites for almost all kinds of books but especially craft books. Every month, they slash the price on a special selection of ebooks for Chronicle Eye Candy and this month it's all about... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Coquette
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Are you cozying up to the idea of fall yet? With summer behind, I'm loving the new scent Jo Malone London's Wood Sage & Sea Salt. The fragrance is so soft and inviting, I can't stop smelling my wrist whenever... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Coquette
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The new NARS Audacious Lipstick Collection ($32 each) launched recently in celebration of NARS' 20th anniversary. The new lipsticks come in 40 shades and feature a new formula that is pigment-rich as well as moisturizing. The shades range in color... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Coquette
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I must admit a secret. I've stopped using my Clarisonic brush for most of this year. Even though I was only using it twice a week, I started feeling that this sort of "deep" cleaning was getting too harsh for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2014 at Coquette
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A dupe for the Mise en Dior Tribal Earrings, these Jarin K Double Side Earrings ($150 at Shopbop) are made with sterling silver as opposed to the costume jewelry version by Dior. So stylish and perfect for those with sensitive... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Coquette
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Congratulations to Karen of Alameda, CA for winning the $25 Sally Beauty Gift Card in my recent #SallyBeautyVIP giveaway! Thank you to everyone who entered. Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Coquette
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I'm new to highlighters but I've been discovering lately how to illuminate my face. Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder ($45 at Sephora) can give you a glow from any kind of light. It comes in six different shades. What shade you... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Coquette
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I'm in Europe now and I wanted a powder that would just be something light for my face in hot weather. Even though I am loving my Dolce & Gabana powder, the compact feels a bit too precious to be... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Coquette
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British brand Baukjen launches it's new Fall/Winter Collection and there are so many pieces that are perfect for the work week or an evening out. I am loving skirts for fall and the High-Waisted Pencil Skirt ($155) paired with the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Coquette
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UK love! British maternity brand Isabella Oliver has partnered up with my favorite British fabric brand, Liberty of London for their new Fall/Winter collection. The multi-tonal blue floral is available in three key styles: Liberty Print T-Shirt Dress ($199), Liberty Print Maternity Tunic ($145) and the Liberty Print V-Neck Dress ($219). Also, don't miss the stylish Fall/Winter Isabella Oliver new arrivals. Here are some of my favorites: Leigh Maternity Dress ($159) Ashwell Maternity Top ($115) Danbury Maternity Dress ($125) Camrose Maternity Sweater Dress ($155) Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Coquette Maman
Yes, they are definitely worth the price to try out. I have been trying out different shades each day. My look has been great for everyday. I've been so happy with this.
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Just a couple weeks ago, Maybelline launched a new kind of eye shadow palette that drugstores have never seen before. Maybelline The Nudes ($9.99 at Ulta) is not unlike the trend of the Urban Decay Naked palettes. The Nudes palette... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at Coquette
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I thought I would start a new monthly post featuring my top 5 favorites from the past month. A sort of quick list of things that I want to share with you lovelies. Some I have posted about before and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at Coquette
Hi Juliette, I will check out Vain Pursuits. I had never heard about it and it looks really interesting. I like that it's all natural, plant-based and no parabens. Thanks for reading Coquette! xo Nat
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Chronicle Books (Corporate Headquarters ONLY) 680 Second Street San Francisco, CA 94107 Wednesday, August 6, 9:00 am-7:00 pm Thursday, August 7, 9:00 am-7:00 pm Friday, August 8, 9:00 am-7:00 pm Chronicle Books is having their amazing Warehouse sale again! Just... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at Coquette
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I'm excited to be teaming up with Sally Beauty Supply for this post and exciting giveaway! Sally Beauty Supply is the place for all things beauty - from hair, nails, to makeup and everything in between. Sally Beauty Supply gave... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at Coquette
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In addition to the new nail colors (see my previous post), NARS launches it's new Fall 2014 Color Collection called "Night Caller". The new line is available now at NARS boutiques and online at www.narscosmetics.com. The color palette is bold... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at Coquette
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NARS has a new formula for their nail polishes ($20 each) just launched this week. The 43 shade collection includes 19 new shades – all with a new high-gloss finish for a freshly-painted look. In addition to all the colors,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2014 at Coquette
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With the summer sun blazing, sunscreen is one of the top skin care must haves that you just can't skip. Right now, I am loving the Avéne High Protection Tinted Compact SPF 50. The 100% mineral sunscreen provides UVA/UVB protection... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Coquette
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Hands down, my HG (holy grail) beauty item is my Clarins Shaping Facial Lift. Just released is the new version, Clarins Shaping Facial Lift New Total V Contouring Serum ($80). I was given a special preview bottle to try for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Coquette
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I just ordered the personalized School Years Journal ($39.99) from MyChronicleBooks so I can better record each school year of Chloe's. The book goes from Kindergarten all the way up to 12th grade. I love that I can easily record memories from the school year on each personalized page. I already know she wants to be a vet, but I'll have to add that she wants to be a vet for unicorns. The cutest thing will be seeing how her signature changes over the years! Get 35% off any order from MyChronicleBooks with the code FRIENDS at checkout at MyChronicle... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Coquette Maman
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Chronicle Books 1846 Union Street San Francisco, CA 94123 July 23, Wednesday 7pm-8pm This Wednesday, Chronicle Books at their Union Street store in San Francisco is hosting a special event that will take you behind the scenes on how their successful children's books are made. Meet Children's Publishing Editor Melissa Manlove (she's amazing, btw) and Children's Publishing Designer Ryan Hayes. Both Ryan and Melissa have worked on award-winning children's books such as Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker and Steam Train, Dream Train. If there is anything you ever wanted to know about how children's books are made, this... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2014 at Coquette Maman