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Welcome to The Bean Scene - following the life & times of Jersey's Quintessential Personal Stylist. Bringing you all that is stylish in fashion, food, music and events, plus the latest updates on all the most stylish shops in Jersey

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May 26, 2011
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What to wear: on a long weekend with friends in France

"What should I wear to .....?" it's a question i hear a lot. fortunately i love putting together occasion specific capsule wardrobes - have a look at what i'm taking here!

May 20, 2011
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peaches & cream

FInally i get wear the dreamy Zimmerman dress i picked up on my last trip to Australia! pic here

May 11, 2011
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green with envy

i love vintage fairs! last weekend i went to one at St Aubins and picked up a stunning 1960's dress - have a look at it here

April 25, 2011
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Summer essentials

just a few of my summer essentials posted here

April 16, 2011
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currently coveting: Bindya scarves

the warmer weather has me craving colour - bright hues in luxe fabrics.  my craving has been satisfied on the form of the stunning spring/summer collection of scarves from Bindya (now available at Manna -  7 West Centre St Helier, Jersey).  My only concern is that they may become an addiction!

click here to see

March 29, 2011
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D Day

"40 is the youth of old age" -new blog post here

March 25, 2011
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a walk in the woods

another ramble around jersey & - is there such a thing as middle aged angst? photo's posted here

March 24, 2011
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outfit of the day: bohemian rhapsody

new blog post here

March 23, 2011
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musical interlude

new blog here

March 22, 2011
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perfect spring day

breakfast at El Tico, sunshine, sea air - what more could you ask for - new blog post here

Quote of the Week

"Inspiration gives no warnings." Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Librarian Chic

Confession time: I am a secret logophile.

 

"Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind." - Rudyard Kipling

 

In my world, words have colour and texture (making the dictionary a pretty exciting read for me - and yes, I am that geeky!)

 

Here's my Words of the Week:

Tittynope: refers to a small quantity of anything left over be it a measly morsel of gristle remaining on a dinner plate, or the dregs of draft beer left nestled behind in the bottom of a tankard at a tailgate party.

 

Callipygian -(adjective)having buttocks that are beautifully proportioned or finely developed!Nudnick - a boring or pestering person, Noctivagous-wandering in the nightInshopnia - unnecessary online purchases due to insomnia

 

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