East side stories Hong Kong and how to make the perfect orzo


  Note to the reader: This time you’ll find the recipe for the drink as soon as you star reading but   don’t forget to play the music😉 You can find the previous chapters here: Stormy Weather, Blue Moon, Noir in Fake Shanghai Nota per il lettore: Questa volta troverete la ricetta per il drink all’interno […]

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The mask edit


When it comes to skin care, face masks are definitely one of my favourite items and I really enjoy trying and discovering new ones! So today I want to share with you a selection of some I tried quite recently and some old favourites of mine. GlamGlow Super-mud clearing treatment: This is definitely a staple […]

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Noir in fake Shanghai (ft. Singapore)


Note to the reader: Another chapter of my Shanghai stories!! At this point I don’t even need to tell you but for those of you who are new to my blog: the drink of choice this time is a Gin Tonic, so play the song and enjoy😉 Nota per il lettore: Un altro capitolo delle […]

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Kerrie Hess for Ladurée


Who doesn’t love Ladurée? Well I certainly do and I love to collect their little Ladurée boxes and keep them on display in my room. So when I heard the brand is coming out with a new design in collaboration with Kerrie Hess I was very excited! Kerrie Hess is an extremely talented (and well known) […]

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April wish list


1. Chloé Cat Eye Sunglasses 2. Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Lipstick 3. Gianvito Rossi black leather pumps 4. Self Portrait Felicia lace bi-color dress 5. Mejuri Pearl Curve Ring 6. Mansur Gavriel Black clutch It’s Spring and I’m a very girly mood…as you can see from my wish list. Lately I’ve been obsessed with Self […]

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My first ride


They say in life never say never…and oh well I’d never said I would ride a motorcycle. Not only did I ride it guys, it was one of the most exciting things I’ve ever done in my life. It happened by chance, one of those things you didn’t plan. One of my friends (for those […]

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Lancôme Jucy Shakers


Lancôme recently launched a new range of lip products called Jucy Shakers. They look like mini cocktail shakers indeed and they’re lip glosses. Like a true barista you’re ment to shake them and then dab them on the lips, the consistency of this product is quite unique, it’s kind of bouncy, very smooth and moisturizing. […]

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Pantone Universe new Spring/Summer collection


Pantone Spring/Summer shoes collection is out! If you remember back in January I was invited to the preview of their Fall/Winter collection and they kindly sent me some of their shoes to try on! I got the Australian Open tennis shoes in Phantom and a pair of Kilimanjaro in the color Twilight blue. Both pairs […]

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Blue Moon


Note to the reader: So here we are again…I know a little tight but…you know…are you ready for another chapter of my Shanghai stories? You know how it works…play the song, pour yourself a drink. This time I’ll make it easy for you, I suggest a Cosmopolitan (here you can find the recipe).  Cheers! Sometimes […]

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March favourites


It’s been a while since my last favourites post but this past month I discovered some true gems and I wanted to share them with you! As you can see we’re mainly talking about skin care. In my recent trip to Asia I had the chance to try some new products and test out new […]

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