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Marrakech – Day 2 Photo Diary

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As I explained in a previous post, I went to Morocco for a couple of days in April.  I already shared with you pictures from my first day which included a visit of the Jardin Majorelle.  Here, you can find the rest of the photos: the Koutoubia Mosque (I didn’t go inside the mosque — but the exterior was still impressive) and the Jemaa el-Fnaa market place.  I was by myself so I chose not to visit the souks since I’m directionally challenged.  However, next time I go, they will definitely be on my to-see list.

Let’s (re-)discover the red city…

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Marrakech – Day 1 Photo Diary

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In April, I got to spend a couple of days in Marrakech, Morocco.  It was a business trip, but I managed to fit in a few sightseeing sessions.  I absolutely wanted to see the Majorelle Garden, so that was the first thing I did when I got some free time.  I also went to the Koutoubia Mosque and the Jemaa el-Fnaa market place, but that will be for another post 😉

“Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé discovered the Jardin Majorelle in 1966, during their first stay in Marrakech.  […] [They] bought [it] in 1980 and saved it from falling victim to a real estate project and becoming a hotel complex. […]  Yves Saint Laurent would say he was able to find an unlimited source of inspiration in the Jardin Majorelle, and that he dreamt many times about its unique colours.” [Source: jardinmajorelle.com]

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Hippie Chic: SS15 Trend

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How have you been mes amies?

Long dresses.  Colorful pants.  Fluid materials.  Fun prints.  We all love it.  Add a touch of elegance, and you have a Spring/Summer trend: Hippie Chic.  Designers such as Gucci, Etro, Pucci, Max Mara, and Dries Van Noten, were examples of actors of this seventies revival.

In this post, I will show you where you can find pieces to rock Vanessa Hudgens’ favorite style 🙂

Essentiel Antwerp has awesome maxi dresses with floral or abstract prints, that seem to be extremely nice to wear.  And if you are looking for a pair of wide leg pants that do not look like pajamas, you now know where to find them!

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Pants and Dresses from Essentiel-Antwerp

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