LUSCIOUS AT THE MOVIES: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – official trailer

PHOTO: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2015

LUSCIOUS AT THE MOVIES: So they’ve done a sequel to The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel called – not surprisingly – The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

All the cast are back, with the addition of Richard Gere, Tamsin Greig and one of my personal faves, David Strathairn.

It’s due to be released in the UK in February 2015. Here’s the trailer…

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SALE ALERT: Labor Day 2014 – Nordstrom up to 40% off

 

Nordstrom  clearance sale: 40% off Mens, Womens, Juniors, Kids, Home & Gifts

Ends: September 7, 2014

Cheers, Natasha

 

 

SALE ALERT: Labor Day – C. Wonder 30-50% off

 

 SALE ALERT - C Wonder Labor Day sale 2014 - 30-50% off

Be quick! Ends today: September 1, 2014

C. Wonder is offering 30% off regular items and an additional 50% off sale items.

Happy shopping!

Natasha xx

 

 

OUR LITTLE LUSCIOUS WORLD: The anatomy of a blog post

Steps for writing a blog post via mylusciouslife.com

 

How to create a blog post: I get a lot of people asking me how Luscious works, how I choose what to post, how long it takes, and what’s involved.

So here’s a little insight into what I get up to everyday, sitting in front of my beloved laptop at Chez Luscious, in my cosy coastal corner of the world on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula, putting blog posts together…

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HISTORICAL STYLE: Downton Abbey Series 5 – official trailer

 

 

 

Here’s the new trailer for Season 5 of Downton Abbey.

The show returns to ITV in Britain on Sunday September 21, 2014 at 9pm and includes guest stars Richard E Grant and Anna Chancellor, as well as all our favourites such as Maggie Smith and Michelle Dockery.

Are you excited? Or over it?

Natasha xx

 

 

 

LUSCIOUS AT THE MOVIES: Houses from the films of Nancy Meyers – It’s Complicated and Something’s Gotta Give

INSIDE MOVIE SET HOUSES: Nancy Meyers movies - It's Complicated kitchen - Merryl Streep's house

 

*UPDATED* 

The house used in the film “Something’s Gotta Give” has sold for $41 million – details below…

 

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MUSIC TO SCROLL BY: Luscious soundtracks via our YouTube channel

MUSIC TO SCROLL BY: Luscious soundtracks playlist via our YouTube channel

MUSIC TO SCROLL BY: Check out some of the beautiful music I’ve added to our “Luscious soundtracks” playlist on YouTube.

I’m slowly loading a few of the gorgeous tracks we play at Chez Luscious, usually located by the clever Mr Luscious, who keeps our happy home full of music on weekends. You can follow all our playlists here.

The music from “Yves Saint Laurent” by Ibrahim Maalouf is my current top pick. Very moving.

Natasha xx

 

 

QUICK PICKS: Luscious news – August 29, 2014

LUST-HAVE: Thela Bag in soft stone by Meli Melo

Thela Bag in soft stone by Meli Melo

 

QUICK READS: Some of my top picks for stories relating to fashion, interior design, architecture, entertainment, celebrities and travel, including JK Rowling, Downton Abbey and Paris news…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Budget kitchen inspiration

INSPIRATION ON A BUDGET: Beautiful IKEA kitchen by housetweaking.com via myLusciousLife.com

DESIGN ON A BUDGET: I’m loving this IKEA KITCHEN via @housetweaking. Just about everything is from IKEA except the lights and the backsplash, I think.

See our photo galleries for heaps more ideas:

Natasha xx

 

 

EMMY AWARDS 2014: Frockage photo gallery

BEST RED CARPET: Christine Baranski in Zac Posen - Emmys 2014 red carpet photos

My favourite: The elegant Christine Baranski from “The Good Wife” wearing Zac Posen

 

HOLLYWOOD GLAM: Here’s a look at the fabulous (and not-so-fabulous) frocks from the red carpet at this year’s Emmy Awards, with lots of red, orange, coral, black and white…

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