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L’espoir de ma vie is a blog written by a duo national (French and English) freelance journalist and blogger named Jo. This blog gives you a glimpse of her lifestyle and passion for fashion and styling.

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Vintage Haul l My best vintage finds under £20

If you didn't know already, I love vintage fashion. I like the fact these clothes are one a kind, sustainable and affordable since sharing my admiration for thrifting. So, I decided to sit down and chat about how I managed to find some budget-friendly vintage clothes. From Dr Martens, WWE merch…

Learning to be proactive during self-isolation

Use the time in self-isolation to reconnect with yourself and give yourself some self-love. Find new hobbies, learn new skills and take the time to discover what you love. Also, don't be afraid to reach to the people in need. Pick up the phone and reach out to friend, familu and partner. You…

Pick the right bra to wear during self-isolation

During self-isolation, I've taken the time opportunity to reorganise my wardrobe and put together some thrifted outfits which I can wear in the wear in the comfort of my own home.

I've enjoyed mixing up my go-to casual look with a range of vintage tops and jazzy shirts as it makes me feel mo…

Break free from self-isolation by exercising once a day

Take a break from self-isolation and going out for a run or walk has allowed me to keep my anxiety at ease. Along with getting some fresh air, the sunny weather we've had has allowed me to experiment with my wardrobe and mix up what outfits I wear during the week.
My thrifted flannel jacket has …

Seven ways you can connect with your partner who doesn't live with you during self-isolation

At the minute we're all taking the safest measures by working from home or isolating ourselves from our partners, friends and family. However, what if you don't live with your boyfriend and girlfriend?  How can we make our relationships work during social distancing?
The beauty of separation…

Five things you can do while in self-isolation

Times are hard at the moment. Some days we want to stay in bed and ignore what's happening, but we've got to continue living. Be smart and use social distancing as an opportunity to find new interests, hobbies and find a new way of connecting with friends and family. Take care of your healt…

Get up, grab a coffee and get dressed! It's time to kick start the morning the right way

Making the effort of getting out of your bed and changed out of our pyjamas will give you the motivation to succeed and have a productive day. But when it comes to deciding what to wear, it's down to you and what you feel most comfortable wearing at home.

Also, the choice of wearing makeup is e…

Mother's Day gift ideas for under £10 that you can have sent to your mum's doorstep

Mother's Day is just around the corner so I thought I would help give you some gift and card inspiration for those of you who are unable to purchase items on the high-street or from your local shop.

Etsy is one of my favourite places to find gifts online as the user-friendly website and app allo…

How to help a friend who's going through a bad time

It can be tough to know what to do when a friend is going through a crisis. Whether they are dealing with a death in their family, a breakup or a health issue, or something entirely different, you will want to give them as much support as possible.But the right words do not always come to mind, esp…

Healthy Breakfast spots in London

On my recent trip to London, I decided to explore a different section of the city and try out new food places which are perfect for anyone who is planning to stay in the capital over the weekend. However, I did what most people do when exploring a new location or country. I used Google to find the …

A cosy warm look to wear during the winter months in London

When it comes to packing for a city break, you want to make sure you've brought clothing that is suitable for your trip and the weather. London is known to be quite hit and miss. Some days it can be sunny, other times it can be windy and the rest it rains, but there are so many looks you can we…

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