Lifestyle

FOODIE FINDS: AFFOGATO BAR, SF

June 4, 2018

During our two years in San Francisco, we did a crawl through the coffee scene and narrowed down our favorite spots to caffeinate at, including Sightglass Coffee. You may be familiar with this hipster, wifi-free coffee shop, nestled in Mission District. But what most people don’t know: it also contains the only affogato bar in San Francisco. Affogato Bar, from the owners of Sightglass Coffee, is …

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SHOP: GIFTS FOR GRADS

June 2, 2018

Spoil the grad in your life with some of our favorite gifts of the season. Cash is king for most students graduating with loans or starting lives in their new jobs, but we found some useful items any post-grad will appreciate. Besides subscriptions to newspapers, Netflix and Amazon Prime, tangible gifts of value are always appreciated for life milestones. Whether it is gifts for work, …

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CITIES: SAN FRANCISCO EATS, UPDATED

May 17, 2018

Image taken and owned by Mademoiselle Meme. Originally Published: June 16, 2017. Updated: May 17, 2018. With just under nine months of living in Northern California, we have accumulated a list of our favorite places to eat in the Bay Area region, like San Francisco. The Bay Area, with some of the richest soil in the nation, offers superior culinary experiences as a result of …

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GIFTS: 10 GIFT IDEAS FOR MOTHER’S DAY

May 12, 2018

Just in case you forgot Mother’s Day is tomorrow, let this be a friendly reminder! We have selected our favorite types of gifts for any mom with any lifestyle. From anti-aging beauty technologies, to the perfect heel that is also comfortable AF (mom loves comfort!), here are gift ideas for the most important woman in your life. SHOP Pearl-embellished Leather Pumps, Gucci Coco Mademoiselle Intense …

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MUSIC: SEASONAL PLAYLIST

April 25, 2018

Pictured: Album cover from Odie’s “Analogue” Before each summer, we make a mash-up of tunes to play as part of our summer anthem. The perfect playlist is our essential for long flights, road trips, and warm summer night parties. But it’s also for those drives down California’s PCH with hair in the wind, sunnies in tow and friends rocking out. Those nights with bonfires on the beach, …

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CITIES: PALO ALTO EATS, UPDATED

March 22, 2018

Originally published February 22, 2017. Updated March 22, 2018. 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 kept …

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INTERVIEW: FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER MOEEZ ALI

February 17, 2018

Images taken and owned by Moeez Ali. Originally published July 13, 2017. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Fashion month is nothing without its photographers. They capture runway, backstage and now the more popular of the three, street style photography. During New York Fashion Week in February, I had the pleasure of working with one of the industry’s finest, Moeez Ali, a London-based fashion photographer. Ali shoots …

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SHOP: HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR HIM

December 18, 2017

When it comes to buying gifts for the men in our life, we always seem to have trouble thinking of something more unique than new socks for dad and a cool beard kit for bae. If you are like us, the men in our life are quite picky, which is why we put together a list of things for every type of guy. The tech-savvy, …

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MAISON: FROMAGE À TROIS

December 15, 2017

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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SHOP: MONOGRAMMED HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR HER

December 14, 2017

Gift giving is an intimate act and can considered a love language for many. Instead of purchasing a gift that can sometimes be impersonal, try customizing your gifts this holiday season. Moda Operandi is offering monogramming services on many different pieces on their site. From jeans, purses, pjs and even linens, treat your bestie or partner with a gift made just for them. SHOP Goldsign …

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