Sunday, March 14, 2010

Chocolate Considered

Chocolate Cake with Expresso Glaze

Chocolate Ginger Cake with Bourbon Cake

Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Meringue Cake

Nothing & I mean nothing will satisfy a chocolate craving better than one of these simply delicious chocolate cakes. I am in heaven!

Sunday, February 28, 2010

Got Biscuits?

Meringue Porcupines


Speculaas Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Shortbread Squares

Peppermint Meringue Cookies with Chocolate

Hazelnut Cookies

I am going through a cookie phase. What is a bratseli? Its a swiss cookie that you make with a special iron that is similar to a waffle iron. An actual bratseli iron can set you back about US$300. However you can make a thicker version in a pizzelle iron. This cookie is new to me and its yummy!


Monday, December 21, 2009

The New Face of Louis Vuitton's Spring/Summer 2010 Ad Campaign

Lara Stone replaces Madonna to be the new face of Louis Vuitton's Spring/Summer 2010 Ad Campaign.

After two campaigns featuring pop goddess Madonna, Louis Vuitton wanted a modern, iconic, sexy beauty and they chose Lara Stone.

This is the third Vuitton campaign photographed by Steven Meisel. In the visuals,the voluptuous Lara Stone is captured in a series of Brigitte Bardot poses on a bed of moss and ferns, surrounded by white doves. The look is summery, young, sexy, whimsical and luxurious.

The Louis Vuitton's Spring/Summer 2010 Ad Campaign will be in the February 2010 issues of magazines worldwide.

Can't wait!

Look out for 2010 Beautiful Accessory

Louis Vuitton Metal Bracelets

Alexander McQueen Brass Sea Urchin Cuff

Phillippe Ferrandis Resin, Swarovski, Glass and Ribbon Mexico Necklace

Chanel CC Twigs Hair Comb

Attention grabbing is the trend for 2010 Spring/Summer accessory style. Create a strong focal point with large statement neck pieces. Boldly seized pendants are clustered on mixed materials metal, enamel, glass and Swarovski crystals. Such combinations create a strong fashion statement this spring.

Stacked metallic chunky bracelets, gorgeous color and the sizes are exaggerated to grab your attention.

Must have!

Sunday, December 20, 2009

The Little Black Dress for the Festive Season


Proenza Schouler


Karl Lagerfeld

What are you going to wear to this amazing Christmas Eve party? Simply ignore the stress of choice and co-ordination and go for the classic Little Black Dress.

The Little Black Dress is one of fashion's greatest success stories. It remains the height of chicness. It is the answer to every ' What should I wear...' question. It is a perfectly simple & yet sexy object. Nearly a century after it was first invented by Coco Chanel, it remains one of the most essential and favorite items in a woman's wardrobe.

You see it worn by the likes of Kate Moss, Victoria Beckham, Olga Kurylenko, Princess Beatrice, Eva Herzigova, Daisy Lowe, fashionistas.

Everyone wants to own one perfect little black dress.

Don't you?

Saturday, November 28, 2009

Shoes are meant for walking

Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2010 shoes are pieces of art work. They are uber cool & ultra chic. Inspired by snake skin, alien like features, psychedelic colors, the collection is aesthetically beautiful but on your feet? They probably will kill you.

How do one walk in these towering platform shoes?

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Bling! Bling!

I love big flashy jewelry. This gorgeous huge gigantic diamond ring keychain was too beautiful to resist! My keys will never get lost in my handbag again.