…et Bonne Année!

Fringe Benefits

I wish you all the very best for 2004 : health, happiness, love, friendship, prosperity and above all, excellent chocolate.

We hosted a little “réveillon” party yesterday night, for which Stéphane and I cooked up a pocket-sized storm. Recipes and stories are on the way!

And to mark the new year, I have had my hair cut with a fringe! It wasn’t planned at all, it just sort of happened. I looked at the girl getting her hair cut before me, she was pretty, she had a fringe (hers was long, below the brows), the thought popped into my head, it sounded nice, and I asked my (very friendly) hairdresser Michaël : “tiens, et une frange, ce serait une bonne idée?“. He said yes, he said cute, he said short, I said go!

La Nouvelle Ere
(Hairdresser)
4 rue des Abbesses
75018 Paris
01 42 57 40 55

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  • VERY chic! You’re lucky to have such good bone structure — I’d love to have fringe (or “bangs”) but it just wouldn’t work!

    Nice eyebrows, too (I appreciate these things)!

  • *blushing* – well Jackie, thank you very much for these nice compliments!

  • Maman

    Super, ta frange ! Ca a l’air de t’aller très bien et j’ai hâte de voir l’ensemble en vraie grandeur samedi !
    Bravo !
    Maman

  • Patrick

    Good thing you gave me an advance warning…! I’ll carry the picture with me so that I can recognize you next Saturday night, at the big family party… :)

    Your loving Dad…

  • P&M – En effet, vous l’aurez en live samedi! …si elle n’a pas repoussé d’ici là! :)

  • oohhh nice cut…

    i went last week for a trim and next thing i knew, 4 inches came off my long long hair! argh!

    anyway, happy new year and all! :)

  • Annette

    Lovely!
    Just found your site and I think you are great.
    I live in the states, Texas to be exact, and recently went to Paris (for the first time ever)!
    I had a great time and the food was wonderful!
    Glad I found your site – Happy New Year!

  • Wena – ooops! Sometimes hairdressers have the strangest understanding of “just trimming the ends”!

    Annette – so glad you like it, stick around, make yourself comfortable! Would you like a little cookie? :) Happy new year!

  • Julien

    Alors là chapeau!
    Le ramage est comme le plumage, vraiment impressionnant!

  • Merci Julien, ton compliment ramage/plumage entre aisément dans le top 5 des plus joliment tournés! :)

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