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Miss Adventure by Kate Spade

November 9, 2015

Continuing my long love affair with Kate Spade New York, I thought I would share one of a series of short films featuring Anna Kendrick and Zosia Mamet. The #missadventure short film series is a fun look into a glamorous world inspired by Kate Spade New York. Continue Reading

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Christmas Gift Guide with Lark

It’s my favourite time of the year – Christmas time! This year I am celebrating with my little family at home in Melbourne.  This means I get to go crazy with Christmas decorations, goodies and gifts. Lark Store is a little shop full of…

November 7, 2015
Cycling in Style | Madame Bonbon
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Cycling in Style

I love riding my bicycle and over the past few months I’ve found some accessories for cycling in style. I mostly commute around the city and to work. You won’t ever find me in lycra (which should please you… he he). I tend to don…

May 16, 2015
Gadgets Invitations

5 Tips for Creating Stylish Invitations

Invitations are an important feature of a memorable celebration. They can prepare guests for your event, create excitement and add a sense of occasion. The invitation essentially lets your guests know the purpose, the location, the date and time. It can also contain other information like a dress-up theme,…

April 23, 2015
Tiki Party Invitation

Tiki Party Invitation

So this year I’m celebrating my birthday with a tiki-themed party.  I thought I would share my tiki party invitation with you.  It’s another one of my DIY projects and I promise to share the step-by-step post next week.  Today I want to share the…

April 14, 2015
My Little Vintage Dutch Bicycle
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My Little Vintage Dutch Bicycle

A month ago I became the proud owner of Olive, a vintage Dutch bicycle. She’s 32 years old and was born in Haarlem in the Netherlands. Olive came to Australia in the 80s with her previous owner.  I am lucky to be her second…

April 9, 2015
Instax Mini 90 Camera

Instax Mini 90 Instant Camera

I’d like to introduce you to my little Instax Mini 90 camera. This little instant camera is the perfect party companion though I do tend to take it everywhere with me. It was a birthday gift from my husband. I wanted a little camera…

March 31, 2015
Madame Bonbon: where have you been?
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Madame Bonbon Is Back!

A thousand apologies to you, my friend.  I have been missing in action, but I am back! I took a small break in 2014 and then I had to take another extended break after that! It was mostly down to personal health reasons. I was diagnosed with…

March 29, 2015
The Little Market Bunch florist in Melbourne
Flowers Melbourne

The Little Market Bunch Florist

Monsieur Bonbon recently sent me the sweetest bunch of flowers and a gorgeous soy candle.  It was delivered by  The Little Market Bunch, a cute little florist in Melbourne.  This florist has a unique offer.  It’s sounds much like a flower market but it’s online…

April 18, 2014
Madame Bonbon | DIY Easter Egg Gifts

DIY Easter Egg Gifts for Children

Easter is almost upon us and this is about the time that Mademoiselle Belle and I create our little DIY Easter gifts for her classmates at school. I usually peruse Pinterest for inspiration.  This year we decided on creating little Easter Egg Baskets. How…

April 11, 2014