Holiday Style Guide


Like every year I am sure that you wonder how to dress to impress for your holiday parties. Of course, you could wear a little black dress: it’s safe and timeless. But why not play with all the cool trends of the season: glitter, bodysuit, velvet (a luminous fabric ideal for the evening) for a fun and more modern style ? I’ve gathered for you two super trendy outfits, easy for you to replicate  to rise and shine !

On the left: Bodysuit: Eres ; Jeans: H&M ; Velvet Sandals: Barney’s ; Burgundy bag: Sandro

On the right:Leopard Faux Fur Coat: Mango ; Sequin dress: H&M; Bag: Saint-Laurent ; Lipstick: Mac Cosmetics ; Ankle boots: DUNE

It’s time


Happy Thanksgiving weekend babes! I have some good news: as you may have seen here, I partnered with the elegant and minimalist watch designer Daniel Wellington to offer you a 15% discount on your order with the promo code LAURAALBOUY. And cherry on top: this offer can be combined with their Black Friday promotions (until November 28th)!

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Black Friday Wishlist


This Thanksgiving will be my second since I moved in the USA, and believe it or not, I haven’t even started to cook for tomorrow (I even haven’t bought anything), but I am ALL SET for Black Friday and Cyber week. Last year I could not believe how crazy this shopping day was, and I want to be ready this time. So I spent a few hours navigating on my favorites eshops, and I’ve gathered my favorite trending pieces to shop starting Black Friday sales.

From Top to Bottom and Left to Right:

Cashmere scarf, Net-A-Porter; Bodysuit, Maje Paris at Bloomingdales ; Pleated skirt, Other Stories ; Velvet pumps, Topshop ; Gold Tag Bracelet, Anine Bing ; Burgundy bag, Sandro Paris ; Party Bag, Other Stories ; Lace Plunge Bra, Anine Bing ; Draped Dress, Topshop ; Frayed Hem jeans, Anine Bing ; Leopard Coat, Topshop ; Silver Ankle Boots, Topshop ; Velvet Boots, Asos ; Twisted Sweater, Other Stories

Happy Thanksgiving babes.

Velvet Everything

velvet fashion trend winter 2016

Velvet is one of the season’s hottest trends: more chic and elegant than most fabrics with its luminous finish, but also way more comfy with its soft and comforting touch. That said, let’s follow the trend and wrap ourselves in velvet for the Winter! Here’s my selection of 10 affordable velvet pieces to shop urgently before they sell out.

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The Goods LA

Los Angeles The Goods LA Backpack

I’ve recently posed for The Goods LA, a Los Angeles-based brand which designs and crafts everyday essentials leather goods with pure and minimal lines. Just what I love. Here are the pics wearing their cool “The Shell” backpack, a piece which was perfect for me since I travel often times between Paris and LA, and always need to carry my computer with me. Also, check my ITW on their website, where I talk very frankly about my background, fashion, blogging…

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Ankle Boots

shoes trend winter 2016 2017

The 60’s continue to influence Fashion this season, with the come back of the ankle boots. Wear it with cropped jeans, a long pencil skirt or culottes to add a modern touch to your style. Here’s my selection of 9 ankle boots for all the budgets.

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cellueblue ventouse anti-cellulite palper rouler

Wanna look smoking hot in your bikini this Summer?
You should try Cellublue, a new gadget Made in France that reproduces at home the famous palpate-roll massage, the most effective and known technique to get ride of the orange peel effect, 5 minutes a day for 21 days!

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In My Purse

in-my-purse-beauty habits

I meant to make a post about my beauty essentials for a while.
Beauty essentials? This did not mean ANYTHING a few years ago, when a touch of lipstick was enough to look amazing. Now, I need a army of little tools (concealers, blush, unifier, foundation..) to literally “save face”.
I recently changed my whole beauty routine, and here are the big winners I carry everywhere with me:

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