Fall on the beach

I take up my pen again here on the occasion of a shoot for Melijoe, the kids fashion concept store in which I chose some favorite pieces for the autumn-winter months. I wanted toset it here, in San Francisco, on one of our favourite beaches, near Lake Merced (South San Francisco) because it is also a way to show you a little of our daily lives. Every Sunday morning, we love going here for a stroll near the ocean ……

Craft the Seasons

Following the seasons, getting to know them more and more deeply, drawing inspiration from each of them  is a central quetions on Sweet Cabane. So when I found here, in San Francisco, the craft book made by Nathalie Lété (you can also find another article about her here), I could not resist. Craft the seasons, published in 2019, is a book full of fun activities for children : napkins, origami, decorations, coloring, carving, mobiles and garlands, … the list is…

Farmers’ market Day

Even I was living in Paris, I had been dreaming of this famous Ferry Building farmer’s market my friend Cécile talked me about … We went there last Saturday to fill up with fruits, vegetables and flowers. Here, every market stall shows local and seasonal fruits, vegetable and flowers  that are both delicious and a pleasure for the eye, since we had at hand the most beautiful of what California owns. This article is also the occasion to talk about…

Back to school… in San Francisco

D-7 before back-to  a new school in San Francisco. Our home is full of a mix of stress and excitement these dayse specially since we just received our container yesterday! I let you imagine … For this special day, we’e been spoilt by Melijoe, the online multi-brand kids store. I really like this concept store with whom I’ve already been collaborating twice and which offers a varied selection of  fashionable brands whose common point is high-quality. You can find here…

A weekend in San Francisco Bay

It’s now been three weeks since we moved to San Francisco. We fell in love with the city, even though it takes time to get to grip with the customs (… and the US administration). We’re living now  as if we were camping and take pleasure in discovering the city as tourists since the activities at home are rather limited … I will write soon a post on the city for sure but it requires a bit more time 🙂…

Elegance and simplicity : memories from our last photogrpahy workshop in Paris

Last Friday, I had the chance to organize at home the last photography workshop of the season. I would love to share with you here the best moments  this intense day. We talked about photography and simplicity, how to exercise one’s eyes to see the everyday differently, to find beauty in imperfection.Helped by Astrid Lecornu, we talked about the Japanese philosophy of Wabi Sabi which illustrates very well this search for imperfect beauty … and concluded the day with a…

Gathering sweet memories

Our move to San Francisco approaching, I often feel nostalgic of our sweet Parisian life. I try to remember each moment, the places we love so much, details  … That’s why I was so happy when Innocence Paris offered me to work together around a photo album gathering the best moments of this last Parisian year! Printed on a heavy paper, with an elegant layout and font, the photos of this beautiful album will accompany us everywhere. I had also…

San Francisco’s calling

Dear all, This post is very special to me as I’d like to tell you here about our family move to San Francisco in California where we’re about to live for several years. This is an experience we’ve been eager to live for many years and we have finally taken the plunge! As you know if you follow me for several years, I truly enjoy discovering new cultures, learning foreign languages ​​(especially English) and I’m attached to a slow lifestyle…

Andalusia family break

For this new article on Sweet Cabane (I will try to be more assiduous because I really want to share more moments and thoughts with you), I would like to embark you with us in Andalusia, our last family trip during the Ascension weekend … No good tips, but rather a sensory experience of the area : we were charmed by the architecture, the maze of streets, the mixture of epochs that are overlaid and enrich each other to create…

Four magical days in London : memories of our stylism and photography workshop

Last week, I had the pleasure  to organize with Sarah, a talented London interior designer and photographer (@sept_septembre on Instagram), a styling and photography workshop dealing with “British Art de Vivre”. We reunited at Sarah’s beautiful home six creative women seeking how to reinforce their photographic identity, especially on social networks. Beyond this, this workshop has allowed them to build contacts and new friendships, and to find inspiration from each other ‘s talents. A beautiful day, rich in emotions and…