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TECH: 5 ESSENTIAL INSTAGRAM APPS

May 5, 2017

Images above owned by Mademoiselle Meme. See them on Instagram here. Instagram is the most important app we have on our phones these days. If it’s not on the “gram”, it didn’t happen. Right? We have put together a list of our favorite apps to use not just in editing our photos, but to make Instagram a bit more fun! Here are our go-to apps …

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EATS: SF’S NEWEST FOOD HALL

April 27, 2017

Images: Patricia Chang Smack dab in the heart of Chinatown, San Francisco, is the city’s newest food emporium, China Live. The 30,000-square-feet open floor plan is a foodie’s paradise. The food hall provides for a live cooking experience in each part of the market, which was partially open upon our visit this month. What’s opened thus far at China Live is the Oolong Café tea room, Market Restaurant & Bar, flower mart and an …

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CITIES: PALO ALTO EATS

April 20, 2017

Originally published February 22, 2017. Updated April 20, 2017 . Palo Alto is a relatively small city in the tech-crazed Silicon Valley. It is home to Stanford University and as a result, you can find student-friendly-and-trusted cheap eats alongside the outrageously expensive food establishments loved by Silicon Valley’s wealthy. Of all the cities of Silicon Valley, Palo Alto is the scene, not just because its immaculately …

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FASHION: FFWD DUBAI A/W 17-18

April 18, 2017

Images taken by the following photographers: @iamshooter, @gibsterg, @lena.s.rodgers by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to return to the glitz and glam of Dubai’s Fashion Forward (FFWD), the Gulf region’s smaller scale fashion week, for a second time. One of the most rewarding aspects of attending FFWD is discovering new Middle Eastern talent that the organization has taken the time to foster. Oh, and …

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TRAVEL: 48 HOURS IN MUSCAT, OMAN

April 8, 2017

Images taken and owned by Mademoiselle Meme Published January 24, 2017. Updated: April 8, 2017 In just an hour plane ride from Dubai, you reach one of the hidden gems of the Arabian Gulf: Muscat, Oman. Muscat has been on our “Must-Visit” list (along with Salalah) because of the famed tropical waters and snow-white stacked houses built into the mountainous landscape of the country’s capital …

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CITIES: DUBAI EATS

March 28, 2017

Image taken and owned by Mademoiselle Meme. Published: August 10, 2016. Updated: March 28, 2017 Dubai is host to an international plethora of restaurants, cafes, and markets, leaving its locals and visitors spoilt for choice. Whether you are eating out or grocery shopping, this cosmopolitan Emirate has brought in some of the world’s most famous foodie establishments, so you can never go hungry. You’ll find bougie food markets like New York’s …

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MADEMOISELLE MEME: TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY

February 25, 2017

Today marks the two year anniversary of MademoiselleMeme.com.  It is a day we get to celebrate an idea that had travelled with Meme through many years until finally the website came about, built on a lifestyle and perspective that was quintessentially Meme.  Thank you for putting so much trust in Mademoiselle Meme with your constant support and engagements with us. PS: thank you for the birthday wishes for the …

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TECH: THE 5 BEST PHOTO EDITING APPS

December 14, 2016

Images above taken on iPhone and owned by Mademoiselle Meme. See them on Instagram here. We take most our photos on iPhone. Carrying around an SLR isn’t efficient anymore with the fast-paced and finicky social media world that wants everything with utter immediacy. Unless we are shooting landscape, or the weather is expected to be poor, we don’t lug around a heavy camera. As a result, we …

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MAISON: FROMAGE À TROIS

December 10, 2016

Originally published March 10, 2015. Image taken and owned by Mademoiselle Meme. Introducing the savory version of the multi-level cake centerpiece for entertaining. This three tiered tower is the cheese connoisseurs idea of an entertaining essential. Glamorously hosting events à la maison is an art form, and as in all art, innovations are to be desired. Cake tiers as of late have been excessive, but this fromage tower as …

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FFWD | FASHION FORWARD DUBAI S/S ’17

December 4, 2016

Photos from FFWD courtesy of Getty Images.   FASHION FORWARD Recently, we traveled to Dubai to attend the bi-annual fashion extravaganza known as Fashion Forward (FFWD). A weekend dedicated to fashion, now in its eighth season, hosted 31 regional ready-to-wear and couture designers this past October. FFWD includes more than runways shows, bringing industry executives, buyers and press each season to give interviews and discuss future currents of …

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