La French Connection

Mika,

Blog : La French Connection dans Mode

Mika, jeune frenchie désormais installée en Angleterre. J'ai la chance de vivre mon rêve d'enfance et en parallèle, j'ai l'immense joie de pouvoir partager ma passion (en français et en anglais) pour la mode, la beauté et la vie en général.

A Berlin City Guide

On a sunny day of June (and a million years too late) she posted her Berlin city guide, hooray!Two years ago, my boyfriend and I decided that for each birthday and Christmas, we would get each other a trip. We love traveling and that was a good way... Lire la suite ›

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Nars Radiant Longwear Foundation and Light Reflecting Powder

I'm back already with a new foundation test! I had mentioned in my Giorgio Armani foundation review the fact that the Nars Radiant Longwear Foundation was next on my list and I will admit that I bought it the day after I published the article. And I... Lire la suite ›

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Fluffy Jumper with Checked Trousers

I have given up on trying to find a wintery landscape here on the Costa Del Sol although I do like winter very much. It's just impossible! So even if these pictures are quite strange as the general wintery mood of the outfit greatly contrasts with... Lire la suite ›

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The Anti-Cellulite Routine That Works - I'm Not Kidding!

I have come across the best anti-cellulite routine ever and I have to share it with you because it has worked miracles for me. It takes less than 10 minutes a day and two of these products are cheap and long lasting tools. You will see a massive... Lire la suite ›

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Armani Power Fabric VS Luminous Silk Foundation: How I Got the Best Result Despite my Mixed Skin - Review and Dupes

Here is one fact about me that is not obvious on this blog: I am an absolute foundation geek. It is my favourite makeup product and I have to admit that I have a ridiculous collection of them. To me, it is only fun and I am perfectly able to go out... Lire la suite ›

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The Fashion Rules Live By

I have always been a very opinionated and principled person. I can at times be very black and white and I am quite rigid in what I judge to be good enough or not. And this definitely applies to fashion. With years of experience with clothes, I have... Lire la suite ›

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Cristal and Wood

You might be aware of my passion for earrings as I dedicated a whole article to some of my earrings in my early blogging years (which makes me realise how much progress I have made in two years when it comes to photography). I have recently welcomed... Lire la suite ›

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My 7 Steps to Success: How I Turned my Life Around

Happy new year everyone! I wish you all the best and sincerely hope that you will be successful in anything you attempt this year. I have had this article ready for about two weeks but was hesitating publishing it as I am by no means a motivational... Lire la suite ›

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Chia Porridge: 3 Recipes

You might have heard about chia seeds, but just in case you have never heard of them: they are awesome. Chia seeds are tiny seeds that contain so many good things for your body. They are rich in protein, vitamins and contain a lot of Omega-3. They... Lire la suite ›

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What I've Been Up To This Year

I haven't been very active on the blog this year. Actually, if you check the latest posts, I think that my new year resolutions post comes third and clearly, you can see that "being more consistent with my blog" was not quite one of them. Overall... Lire la suite ›

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Stay Warm in Style with Layering

Oh what a loooong time! Breaking news: I am still alive. There have been so many changes in my life recently and I've been all over the place this year. Thankfully, 99% of it all has been made of great opportunities, travelling and cheerful family... Lire la suite ›

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Red and Black

New year, new hair! I can remember myself in nursing school, claiming that red was my favourite colour. Those were the days and I was 4, but it seems like nothing has changed since. Recently, I have been in the mood for wearing more red, and I... Lire la suite ›

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5 New Year Resolutions

Happy New Year everyone! After a really nice Christmas holiday back in France, the blog is back in action. On my flight back to England, I was thinking about New Year resolutions that I would be able to stick to because I find it quite rewarding to... Lire la suite ›

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My Top 3 French Shoe Brands

My Top 3 French Shoe Brands

A few weeks ago, as I was tidying up my shoe drawers, I realised that most of them come from France. I have to admit that there are a few French brands whose collections are always spot on (to me) and I wanted to share them with you. I... Lire la suite ›

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The Holy Grail of the Modern Period - A Menstrual Cup Review

The Holy Grail of the Modern Period - A Menstrual Cup Review

It's time for me to talk about something that I have been using for a few months now and that I wish I had started using before: the menstrual cup. I'm going to warn you now, if talking about periods is the type of thing that makes you all... Lire la suite ›

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Timeless Trench Coat, Cursed Blog and Unfortunate Events

Timeless Trench Coat, Cursed Blog and Unfortunate Events

If there is a coat which I think never goes out of fashion, it's the trench coat. Whether you are 16 or 80, you can't do it wrong with it as it's a classic. I got mine in high school, and I might look like it was last year for me but it... Lire la suite ›

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How to keep frizz at bay

How to keep frizz at bay

My hair might be dead straight, it still tends to frizz especially around my forehead where I have shorter locks. I won't pretend it traumatises me and most of the time I live perfectly happy with it, but I have recently tried a... Lire la suite ›

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Mustard and Maroon

Mustard and Maroon

I promised you proper Autumn shades but so far I hadn't got a chance to take pictures (hello 3p.m. darkness!) I'm still very frustrated because this outfit is the only one I've managed to capture despite the fact that I have so many new... Lire la suite ›

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Custom Your Own Phone Case / Laptop Skin with Case App + Giveaway

Custom Your Own Phone Case / Laptop Skin with Case App + Giveaway

Have I ever told you that I'm a real geek? I've always loved a bit of tech and tend to customise it to match my personality. Until very recently, my macbook had a nice Snow-White-about-to-catch-the-Apple sticker (because I'm sure that's... Lire la suite ›

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1 black dress, 3 outfits

1 black dress, 3 outfits

As you might know, I've recently been trying to add some colour to my very dark wardrobe. After years of being called Morticia or Wednesday, (lucky me, nobody has made the comparison with Uncle Fester yet,) I felt like I had to move on a... Lire la suite ›

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