Love is ______. The word you would use to finish that sentence can act as a barometer on your general outlook on life. Whether it's dreamy, passionate, exciting, world-weary or sardonic, it's probably safe to say we all fall prey to cynicism when in the throes of heartbreak. And French illustrator Pauline Barzilaï would be no exception.
Parisian artist, Nathalie Lété, started painting on silk when she was only 13 years old. Inspired by her parents cultural heritage her father is Chinese and her mother is German Natalies art is naïve and colorful. Flowers, places and animals come to life in different mediums, using various techniques, with childlike freshness and a dash of nostalgia. We love this collection of cute and vibrant silk scarves!
Vivienne Mok is an international young woman. Born in New York in 1986, she grew up living between Paris and Hong Kong. After studying fashion design, she developed an interest in photography, quit her day job at a fashion house and decided to pursue her own personal dreams. As a self-taught photographer, Vivienne developed her own photographic style which she describes as dreamy, feminine, and personal. Her images are always full of sensuality and romanticism, and often recall the work of photographer David Hamilton. She took the time to answer a few of our questions.
On the streets of Nice, France, Monique Bordat doesn't go unnoticed. The former French bodybuilding champion even shared her secret for staying in shape! Want to know my secret to staying in shape? I take 30 caplets of TOCO 500 (vitamin E) every two months. Monique Bordat, former French bodybuilding champion.