Advice: How Do I Look Like I Belong

It's Sunday, and regular readers know what that means. Today Marie Antoinette helps Modern Maries of all walks of life navigate life’s social minefields. If you find yourself in need of advice from the former Queen of France, please email whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com.My Queen, I've been asked to attend a party but I'm thinking … Continue reading Advice: How Do I Look Like I Belong

Marie+Royal Tennenbaums, Dishes and Champagne School

Hello lovelies, It's Friday which hopefully means you are looking forward to a weekend of relaxation. Whether you are or not, here's a little prettiness to start the break off right. Fashion line Ellery merges Marie Antoinette with the Royal Tennenbaums for is Fall 2011 line. From The Style Platform In the mood to gawk? … Continue reading Marie+Royal Tennenbaums, Dishes and Champagne School

Marie monogram stamp, street style and Thakoon

In honor of Friday, one of the best days of the week, I'm posting some fun and frippery. A Marie Antoinette Monogram Stamp. Marie's monogram could compete with any modern day logo in its simplicity and utter coolness. Blogger and FTTB (Friend to this Blog) Marie Arden recently had her own Marie Antoinette Monogram Stamp … Continue reading Marie monogram stamp, street style and Thakoon

Marie beauty and hair tips, a bit of Dior and the Rose of Versailles

Hello Lovelies, We had our share of Marie Antoinette news in the past week and you know I'm the Dow Jones newswire of prettiness, so I'll get to it. 1. Urban Outfitters' step-by-step instructions on how to get Marie Antoinette's hair and makeup. I'll post a comprehensive post soon, collecting all these links, but for … Continue reading Marie beauty and hair tips, a bit of Dior and the Rose of Versailles

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 to Marie and a modern playlist with the likes of Lady Gaga, Carla Bruni and … Continue reading Wild Foxes’ Marie-inspired Spring Campaign

Sofia Coppola, The Retronaut and a lock of the queen’s hair

Your humble blog mistress has assembled this list of awesome that she cannot help to share. 1. The Retronaut. How did your blogmistress not know about The Retronaut? This site merges the past with the present with posts such as a Victorian Star Trek and this Paris apartment that was left untouched for 70 years. … Continue reading Sofia Coppola, The Retronaut and a lock of the queen’s hair

Marie Antoinette gift guide Part Deux

Marie could not enjoy Black Friday because America was barely a nation in her day leaving no chance for a national holiday or coinciding retail extravaganza. This is a pity. Still, this is no reason to believe that Marie would not have enjoyed such an event or encouraged your own enjoyment -- provided your purchases … Continue reading Marie Antoinette gift guide Part Deux