Monthly Archives: January 2011

Wild Foxes’ Marie-inspired Spring Campaign

You might have seen these photos already, but how could i not post Wildfox’s clothing line, especially with Marie-inspired t-shirts that say “Gossip sucks” and “My boyfriend’s a prince.” Love it all, especially given the Marie-inspired details, including postcards written … Continue reading

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Marie-inspired Japanese wedding gowns

I’ll warn you. These gowns from Sugar Kei, a Japanese company are not for the faint of heart. They are colorful and flamboyant and pretty intense. Luckily for you, they are available for rent (yes, rent) in many better Japanese … Continue reading

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Marie Antoinette Wedding: Woodsy and Whimsical

Dear hearts, it’s a good, good thing that I was not obsessed with our dear queen when I was planning my wedding because there seems to be an endless amount of Marie Antoinette Themed Wedding inspiration and Lord knows, I’d … Continue reading

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Ask the Queen: Being approachable, overcoming shyness

Each Sunday, Marie Antoinette gives love advice, life tips and is your general emotional sherpa. To have the queen answer your own life dilemmas, email whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot come. My Queen, I transferred to a college and have had … Continue reading

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Where Modern Maries Go when they Go to New York

Modern Maries know New York as an awesome wonderful place, but they may not realize how¬† much there is to offer for Marie-o-philes. This will be a continuing feature and will include a post soon on the Met. However, I … Continue reading

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Marie Antoinette Wedding: Gold, Cream and Blush

For an exhaustive Marie Antoinette Party planning guide click here Wedding Chicks just posted a very awesome Marie Antoinette Wedding put together by photographer Tad McCausland and a team of Florida wedding vendors. It’s awfully purdy and very glam. Take … Continue reading

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Ask the queen: Dealing with Yammermouths

Each Sunday, Marie Antoinette becomes your personal sherpa, answering questions on love and life. To have Marie weigh in on your dilemma, big or small, email whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com. Your highness, I am sometimes invited to fancy parties … Continue reading

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Stay at Versailles, gorgeous lingerie and getting Marie Antoinette’s Hair

Good morning, Lovelies. Here’s another compilation of all the news a lady of worth can use. First off, the Palace of Versailles has finally figured out that people will pay large sums of money to stay at the palace of … Continue reading

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Marie Antoinette Christmas Tree

We have a special treat. I’ve received photos from one of your fellow Marie-o-philes, Marie Arden. She created a beautiful Marie Antoinette themed Christmas tree that deserves ogling. First, the establishing shot — Yes, you’re looking at a white tree … Continue reading

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Ask the queen: How a queen eases pregnancy fatigue

Every Sunday, Marie Antoinette doles out life and love advice on this very site. Due to a holiday backlog, Marie answered a letter Saturday and Sunday this weekend. We’ll resume our regular schedule next week and if you have your … Continue reading

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