Advice from the queen: Cut, then burn the purse strings

It’s Sunday. That means that the former queen of France tells you about the mistakes she made so you won't make them too.  If you find yourself in need of advice from the former Queen of France, please email whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com. Madame, my Queen,  I have a sister who can't quite keep … Continue reading Advice from the queen: Cut, then burn the purse strings

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A queen sets her privacy settings

Each week, the queen of France answers questions of worry and wonder in this space, lending her wisdom for the masses. If you have a question for the queen, send an email to whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com.   My queen,  A woman I work with is very close with one of my good friends. It's … Continue reading A queen sets her privacy settings

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 bridal outlets. Rest assured -- if you wore these gowns, no own could call you … Continue reading Marie-inspired Japanese wedding gowns

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 never have gotten off the internet to stop searching for pretty picture. I bring to … Continue reading Marie Antoinette Wedding: Woodsy and Whimsical

Ask the queen: When an old flame returns

Every Sunday Marie Antoinette, the former queen of France, gives love and relationship advice in this space. Your queen is backlogged due to an extended holiday vacation and will publish a double feature of sorts this weekend, one letter on Saturday and another on Sunday. To have your letter answered next week, on Sunday, write … Continue reading Ask the queen: When an old flame returns

WWMAD: On Royal Bearing, Staying Calm and Carrying On

Marie Antoinette runs an honest-to-goodness advice column in this space every Sunday. To benefit from her sage experience, send her an email at whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com. Your majesty, I need your opinion. I'm a 20-something young woman and my mother still tells me to sit up straight. This annoys me. It also feels … Continue reading WWMAD: On Royal Bearing, Staying Calm and Carrying On

WWMAD: There are no small jobs, just small courtiers

Everyone who is anyone knows that on Sundays, Marie Antoinette answers offers guidance and advice in this very space. To have your own question answered, please email her at whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com. My Queen, I am a volunteer for a charity that I really, really support. I don't, however, support the new volunteer … Continue reading WWMAD: There are no small jobs, just small courtiers