• TUESDAY/MARDI con’t

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    TUESDAY/MARDI con’t We stopped at this place called Aux Merveilleux de Fred which specializes in flavourful meringues and brioche. (Note: they have a shop in NY!). They are amazing. I took a photo of the Karl Lagerfeld store, but alas it was closed when we went back to check it out. Let…

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    by Elena Murzello
  • TUESDAY/MARDI

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    TUESDAY/MARDI Roaming the streets to pick up some freshly baked croissants was a great idea. From Bastille, I walked to the Hotel de Ville in the Marais. I read somewhere that designer Giambattista Valli’s headquarters are actually in the Hotel de Ville (which is the building in the first photo)!…

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    by Elena Murzello
  • MONDAY/LUNDI

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    MONDAY/LUNDI The great apartment in Bastille served as my home for the week thanks to Airbnb! I have never been in that area before and lucky for us it was close to the Metro and along the Port de L’Arsenal. The weather was fantastic. It was unseasonably warm for springtime in…

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    by Elena Murzello
  • Orox Leather Co. Review

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    When I finished grad school, I vowed to upgrade certain well-utilized belongings that screamed undergrad/high school student. My laptop sleeve was one of these items. Months passed as I searched for something that was C-suite worthy and combined both fashion and function. Alas, I could not find anything that I…

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    by Elena Murzello
  • Fatty Cakes NY Review

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    Let it be known that I can’t be trusted with reviews about food. Especially anything that contains sugar, as my sweet tooth makes things biased. So I look to people with incredible palates and have constructive foodie thoughts to aid in such reviews. Meet Gillian: New mom, wife of Meat &…

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    by Elena Murzello
  • Orox Leather Comment

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    oroxleatherco: Thanks to @elenamurzello for sharing how you’re using our products. We love how you’ve used our Citus Cord Minder as a pencil holder – we hadn’t thought of that. And in the background is our Macbook Pro sleeve. http://www.oroxleather.com/collections/tech-goods/products/macbook-13-sleeve-pro-air-tan Yay! I can’t wait to put everything to good use!…

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    by Elena Murzello