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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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Restyling remade vintage clothing for summer

What I Wore πŸ‘‡πŸ»♻️
Remade vintage Floral co-ord

Vintage clothing has given me the ability to transform my wardrobe and has allowed me to experiment with my trends and a new of self-expression, which has given me the confidence to embrace my curves. Along with building confidence, I…

What to wear on your first date night after lockdown

What I Wore ♻️πŸ‘‡πŸ»
Motel Rocks leopard dress @depop
Necklace @sammimaria
Choosing an outfit is to wear for an evening occasion can sometimes be overwhelming as the majority of the time, we are relying on the weather to be clear for that rendezvous. However, as we are in the summer and we’ve been l…

Discovering one of a kind vintage band t-shirts in Manchester

What I Wore♻️πŸ‘‡πŸ»
XL Vintage Blink-182 2009 tour t-shirt @popboutiquemanchester
Necklace @sammimaria

One of my favourite to wear during the summer season has been oversized vintage band t-shirts. I like how these baggy band tees can be worn on their own or with a range of pieces from my wardrobe s…

Boost your confidence by giving yourself some self-love

What I WoreπŸ‘‡πŸ»♻️
Motel Rocks rose dress @depop
Necklace @sammimaria
Rings @daisy_jewellery
Earrings @astridandmiyu

Choosing to be kind to our bodies builds a better relationship with our minds, and allows us to grow in confidence. It opens the door to new opportunities and gives us the chance to exp…

Restyling secondhand floral dresses from Depop for summer

What I Wore πŸ‘‡πŸ»♻️
Mini black rose dress @depop (@motelrocks )
Necklace @sammimaria

One of my favourite trends to wear during the summer season is floral print as this feminine style of dress is the perfect item of clothing to wear for a cute day to night evening look. I decided to wear this mini r…

Transform your look with a new hairstyle which will boost your self-confidence

What I Wore πŸ‘‡πŸ»♻️
Vintage Metallica t-shirt @sam_welovevintage
Earnings @astridandmiyu
Rings @daisy_jewellery
Hair @hair_byamyc πŸ’‡πŸ»‍
Hair is a big part of identity, like fashion and style we use our hairstyles to reveal our personality and facial features. For a long time, I didn’t want to touch my …

Socially distanced date tips and ideas

Since the latest update from Boris Johnson, we've been able to meet one another person outside of our household and extend our social bubble outdoors up to six people. Alongside the gradual social interactions, cafes, restaurants and bars have reopened since the 4th July, which means that we ge…

Reasons why investing in self-care has helped boost my confidence during self-isolation

What I Wore πŸ‘‡πŸ»♻️
Alexis Bodysuit -Honey Birdette
Oatmeal joggers- Depop
Necklace -Sammi maria
Rings - Daisy jewellery I’ve noticed how much the break from normality has affected peoples self-confidence and their relationships with their bodies. I’ll openly admit and say that I’ve had moments when I…

Restyling slip dresses into multi-functional outfits

What I Wore ♻️πŸ‘‡πŸ» Iron Maiden t-shirt - Depop Tiger print slip dress - Depop ( Motel Rocks ) Belt - Blue  Rinse Vintage Necklace - Sammi Maria Rings - Daisy Jewellery
One of my favourite ways to style my vintage band t-shirts is with dresses. I like the idea of wearing a multi-functional outfit which c…

How to deal with body Image and self-Esteem struggles during self-isolation

What I Wore ♻️πŸ‘‡πŸ»
Lita bikini - Fishnet style high waisted made by lespoirdemavie
Taking time away from the outside world has impacted our working environment, social interactions and our mental health. Like many, I’ve had highs and lows during this ordeal. Some days I feel a sense of accomplishm…

Boost your self-confidence by giving yourself makeover at home

Like many women in their late twenties, I've never been so great at makeup. I grew up in a generation when there were no beauty gurus, MUA artists, or youtube tutorials about how you can do a smokey eye and the only make up advice you had was from magazines. 

However, since the days of the drea…

What to wear on a socially distanced dinner date

What I WoreπŸ‘‡πŸ»
Leather jacket - Forever21
Motel Rocks Rose midi dress - Depop
Back waist bellt - Blue Rinse Vintage  
London pendant necklace - Sammi Maria Jewellery
Rings - Daisy Jewellery
One of my favourite looks that I’ve worn recently is this black and rose print midi dress as this floral themed …

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