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Buy less, choose well. It’s all about quality, not quantity -with hints of conscious fashion. Discover all blog’s articles about labels and designers that inspire the work of Virginie Peny, DIY expert and stylist.


Insects Stories

April 6th, 2011

Insects have always fascinated me. Beetles for their blue green color… Spiders for their long legs… I remind me that french schools were used to practice insects inclusions in order to create mother’s day presents like paperweights. Hmm. Why, why don’t we have tried anything else instead of those paperweights and made something useful like […]

Winter Wonderland

December 24th, 2010

Welcome to the Chamber of Wonder… designed by Tord Boontje for Swarovski. These pics have been shot last week and I guess you would enjoy this exhibition as much as me. Between dream and reality this winterly-poetic landscape is entirely made of crystal and metal and remains childhood fairy tales…

Fall/Winter Jewels

October 20th, 2010

New, new, new! Just finished some new jewelry pieces. With fabric rests and different materials.   As you know I really enjoy to design new jewels, specially for fall/ winter season. There’s so much materials and styles which could be used and mixed together, like feathers, velvet, crystal, wool… So, tell me! What do you […]

Want a Printed Pant?

July 28th, 2010

I love it when my mother send me some magazines from France. (“Elle” is my favorite one, and I would immediately subscribe again the day it’ ll possible to get it in EU foreign countries.) However, God bless Elles! -My mom AND the magazin. In Elle and in Grazia Germany as well they all talk […]