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Coquette
San Francisco, CA
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This Book is Magic By Ashley Evanson Published by Grosset & Dunlap ISBN-10: 0399543929 Age Range: 3-7 years old 32 pages, Hardcover $11.24 on Amazon Ashley Evanson is a San Francisco based author and illustrator of the Hello World series of books. She has a new book just out this week called, This Book is Magic. What kid doesn't like magic?! Kids will not only instantly become attracted to Evanson's adorable and whimsical illustrations, the interactive fun really comes into play when they realize "magic" will take them through this book. With a wave of their their finger they can... Continue reading
Posted 32 minutes ago at Coquette Maman
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Hi Lovelies! Welcome to my top skincare and beauty favorites from last year! Last year, I discovered the world of Korean Beauty and have incorporated a lot of Korean products into my daily beauty routine. For me it's all about... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Coquette
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I am Jim Henson (Ordinary People Change the World Series) By Brad Meltzer, Illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos Published by Dial Books ISBN-10: 052542850X Age Range: 5-8 years old 40 pages, Hardcover $12.69 on Amazon Just out today is the new book from the Ordinary People Change the World children's book series, I am Jim Henson, the most famous puppeteer of all time and creator of Sesame Street and The Muppets. Chloe told me that this was her favorite book from the whole series because she learned about Jim Henson who was a creative person -- just like her. I have... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2017 at Coquette Maman
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While in Paris, I picked up a new handbag as a Christmas/Birthday gift from my husband. Goyard is an old French brand (a bit older than Louis Vuitton). I don't have anything Goyard in my handbag collection and I had... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at Coquette
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Hi Lovelies! I'm back from France and back to posting my beauty favorites on the Coquette. I'm still trying to get over my jet lag. Ugh! It's the worst! I brought my laptop to France totally planning to blog, but... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2017 at Coquette
Hi Georgiana, This is an old post. Diana no longer makes ladybug pins. Thanks!
Toggle Commented Dec 21, 2016 on Ladybug Pins by Diana Eng at Coquette
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Chronicle Books is having their epic Warehouse Sale. Everything is 80% off in store! Due to the recent rain, this two-day event is happening starting this Wednesday, December 14th. It's a great event to do some holiday shopping! Here are the details: Chronicle Books Corporate Headquarters ONLY 680 2nd Street San Francisco, CA 94107 Wednesday, December 14, 9:00 am-7:00 pm Thursday, December 15, 9:00 am-7:00 pm For more info, visit their Facebook page for the event. Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2016 at Coquette Maman
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Memebox recently sent me some more cosmetics and beauty products from Pony Effect. I'm in Korean Beauty heaven! For those of who who don't know, Pony is a makeup artist and K-Beauty icon. She's the Creative Director for Pony Effect... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2016 at Coquette
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Did you know that Toca Boca's classic Hair Salon game debuted back in 2011? It brings back lots of memories for me because it was Chloe's favorite app and her first introduction into the world of Toca Boca. Now five years later, there's the new Toca Hair Salon 3 ($2.99 Apple App Store | Google Play | Kindle Fire) featuring the most diverse characters yet! It's all about being creative and getting silly with hair! The app features all-new characters with dozens of starter styles and millions of possible styling options. You can do straight, wavy, curly and now kinky... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2016 at Coquette Maman
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I was a little underwhelmed by the holiday makeup "Collection Libre" by Chanel. The Architectonic eyeshadow palette inspired by architecture featured glittery light and concrete grays and dark blue. I watched a few You Tubers test it out and for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2016 at Coquette
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(Photo: Courtesy of Memebox) Memebox Pop Up 119 Ellis Street San Francisco, CA Until 12/24/16 This summer I did extensive research on where to buy Korean beauty products in San Francisco for Racked SF. Now add another cool store to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2016 at Coquette
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A few weeks ago I received my much awaited Fall#RANBonusBox from Rakuten Affiliate Network. It's always an amazing box filled with really cool products that I can try out. This season's box didn't disappoint in the beauty department either! Here's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2016 at Coquette
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Launching today at Sephora, are two new #NARSissist Unfiltered Cheek Palettes, ($59 each) Unfiltered I and II which feature six cheek colors each making it a perfect palette to contour, sculpt, shape and glow -- all in one! Unfiltered I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2016 at Coquette
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It's probably been over 10 years since I set foot inside a store on Black Friday. These days you really don't have to because there are so many great deals online. I love stocking up on skincare sets like this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2016 at Coquette
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A photo posted by Natalie Zee Drieu (@coquettenatalie) on Nov 9, 2016 at 12:11pm PST Project Glimmer is a San Francisco based non-profit organization that gives gifts of jewelry, accessories, new beauty products and gift cards to at-risk teenage girls... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Coquette
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One of my favorite posts to do each holiday season is rounding up some of the best and more interesting holiday beauty palettes. Last year, I treated myself to the Chanel Travel Makeup Palette (which is still available on the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2016 at Coquette
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Marin Bee is a new organic skincare line from the Bay Area made from pure honey. I had the chance to meet the founder of Marin Bee, Debra Tomaszewski a few weeks ago. She introduced me to her new luxury... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2016 at Coquette
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When my trusty Clarins 3 dot-liner in brown ran out, I didn't know what to do since it's only available in black now. I loved a liquid eye but I felt like black looked too harsh in the daytime for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2016 at Coquette
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I went cushion compact obsessed earlier this year so I almost completely missed trying out the AmorePacific Age Correcting Foundation Cushion Broad Spectrum SPF 25 ($80). I can't believe I missed this! But I am so glad I have this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2016 at Coquette
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Last Friday at Kiehl's on Fillmore Street in SF I was invited to a special event to experience the new Kiehl's Apothecary Preparations service a select Kiehl's stores. Kiehl's was founded back in 1851 and the founding family created handmade... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2016 at Coquette
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Happy November! Aren't you ready for this whole election to be over? I needed a huge mental break from the news and CNN so I picked up the new book, Bridget Jones's Baby: The Diaries and it didn't disappoint. It... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2016 at Coquette
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Can you believe it's already November?! Just in time for the holidays is the newly launched, Sephora exclusive -- the NARS Audacious Lipstick in Rita ($32). NARS best-selling scarlet red lipstick gets festive and bold in it's own red magnetic... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2016 at Coquette
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Toca Boca has launched another fun app for kids with Toca Life: Farm ($2.99, Apple App Store | Google Play | Kindle Fire). This app, like the rest of the Toca Boca games lets kids take control of their own game play. Chloe loves have free reign on exploring and playing with her favorite characters on the farm. What I love is that there's no wrong way to play and kids can easily figure out what they can do. Just as in Toca Life: Vacation (review post here), there are 29 new and fun chacacters you can play with throughout... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2016 at Coquette Maman
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I've been a fan of the Milani Cosmetics Baked Blush for years now (see post here) so I jumped at the chance to try the new limited edition Milani Amore Matte Lip Creme ($8.99). Matte lips are in and these... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2016 at Coquette
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AmorePacific is a famous luxury Korean skin care brand that uses antioxidant green tea to Korean ginseng (known to be the best) and bamboo sap. The natural botanical ingredients are what make AmorePacific skin care products work. I have been... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2016 at Coquette