Marion Cotillard the Green Queen!

Friday, 28 November 2014 by

It’s one thing to fall in love with a movie star for their elegance, beauty and outstanding acting skills but another when you realise that they have a conscience too. Somehow an actress with a heart makes them real, not just a character we see on screen. Marion Cotillard is a shining example of an

In Praise of Natural Fabrics

Wednesday, 26 November 2014 by

Nothing can feel so heavenly against one’s skin than natural textiles that breathe – silk, crisp cotton, linen, baby alpaca and of course cashmere – it’s practically beatific. At Etoile de Marie, based in the Luberon,using natural organic fabrics is their mantra. They make beautiful clothes using the finest natural materials in traditional artisan ways.