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ETIQUETTE FOR ATTENDING ART EVENTS: 12 TIPS by Balissande Finishing School

ETIQUETTE FOR ATTENDING ART EVENTS: 12 TIPS

There are many types of art events happening all over a city at a given time. There are art shows, gallery openings, demonstrations, meet-and-greets, auctions, exhibitions, and much more. In this article, we will share a few basic tips that will help you navigate the world of art with ease and pleasure. 1.. When attending … Continue reading ETIQUETTE FOR ATTENDING ART EVENTS: 12 TIPS

HOW TO BE CHARMING

The Woman Who Charms... Is it the handsome woman? Yes, sometimes, but not always. Beauty is always attractive, but the handsome woman has the same advantage only that the handsome man possesses - she draws attention to herself at once. If she has nothing but her beauty to rely upon, she does not hold the … Continue reading HOW TO BE CHARMING

HOW TO ENHANCE YOUR FEMININITY – FEMALE ENERGY

Hello ladies! Because there was considerable interest in our article on increasing one's feminine energy, we've decided to do another one. But this time, instead of writing an article, we will be sharing a couple of videos with you. We want to offer you varying perspectives on this topic. So without further ado...   HOW … Continue reading HOW TO ENHANCE YOUR FEMININITY – FEMALE ENERGY

THE ART OF CONVERSATION

To converse well requires more than mere information, knowledge, or a facility of expression. There must also be sound judgment and a good heart, for without these all other triumphs are hollow and delusive. Our conversation should be agreeable to others. The subject of it should be appropriate to the time, place, and company. We … Continue reading THE ART OF CONVERSATION

FASHION FINDS: 11 PRE-FALL DAY OUTFITS, 2018

FASHION FINDS: 11 PRE-FALL DAY OUTFITS, 2018

Ladies, if you are looking for elegant or chic fashion items to purchase these next few weeks, we have styled 22 outfits for you. Because of the number, we will be separating the collection into two posts: day and evening. This is post # 1 featuring 11 outfits that can be worn during the day. … Continue reading FASHION FINDS: 11 PRE-FALL DAY OUTFITS, 2018

FASHION FINDS: 11 PRE-FALL EVENING OUTFITS, 2018

FASHION FINDS: 11 PRE-FALL EVENING OUTFITS, 2018

Here is the second part to our pre-fall fashion finds. If you haven't seen the first part - Fashion Finds: 11 Pre-Fall Day Outfits, 2018 - please click here. Otherwise, here are the 11 outfits we styled for evening. We've covered various occasions and budgets - from $69 to $1000+. So, make sure to scroll … Continue reading FASHION FINDS: 11 PRE-FALL EVENING OUTFITS, 2018

17 UNIQUE & ELEGANT GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

There are many ways to wrap presents today. In this article, we will cover the various ways that are available online. Some are traditional and some, non-traditional. But each are elegant in their own way. GIFT WRAPPING PAPERS Wrapping paper is an easy and traditional way to wrap gifts. It is often used during the … Continue reading 17 UNIQUE & ELEGANT GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

HOW TO SIT GRACEFULLY

HOW TO SIT GRACEFULLY

Emily Post, an American author famous for writing about etiquette, offered tips for sitting gracefully in her book: Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics and at Home. The book was published in 1922, so some references are dated. But we hope you still enjoy and learn from it as much as we did. HOW … Continue reading HOW TO SIT GRACEFULLY

FASHION FINDS FOR PRE-FALL 2018

FASHION FINDS FOR PRE-FALL 2018

Now that Labor Day has come and gone, it's that time again - to take out the bins and start storing away our cherished summer apparel and accessories. But with temperatures still hitting the 90s this year, it's proving difficult for many of us to transition into fall style. So, we decided to search the … Continue reading FASHION FINDS FOR PRE-FALL 2018

FORMAL BRITISH TABLE SETTING: A HOW TO GUIDE WITH TIPS

HOW TO SET A FORMAL TABLE: 4 EXAMPLES

Are you interested in throwing a formal dinner? If so, we hope you will enjoy this post. We scoured the internet looking for great videos showing how to lay formal settings and how these settings can look once set. The first table setting is by Luis, the butler at Highclere Castle. Luis has been working … Continue reading HOW TO SET A FORMAL TABLE: 4 EXAMPLES