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The RICH.....

No, I didn't mean I am rich, I wish, however!! 

Today, hubby suggested that we should visit Fililo Garden again and to see those beautiful flowers at their full blossom. Again, it is not just a garden, it is a big mansion.....hence, a big house belongs to a once RICH family!!

You almost can see resemblance of those furniture in Versailles!!
This fire place belongs to a ball room which used for entertaining and parties!

You also can be sure to see some Chinese furniture...


It has been almost a year and half since the last time we visited Pairs. I bought this Chanel crown brooch in 31 Rue Cambon, Chanel boutique.  It is love at first sight!!! I will keep this brooch forever.....and give it to one of my girls. :)



Another RICH means the mix of fabric/textures in my outfit. 


1. Top: 
  • lace blouse w/ zipper at back (bought from Anthropologie)
  • Jean jacket w/ fur trim
  • crochet tube dress made from vintage fabric
2. Bottom: 
PH 8 rose pink draped skirt
3. Shoes: 
sequins heels bought at Taipei

4. Accessory:
  • Chanel 08' brooch 
  • Proenza Shouler yellow ps1 clutch
  • blue degrading socks
  • Chanel 08' pink camellia earrings 
Can't stop loving pink camellia... and only PINK!!


Those little blue/white flowers look like little cute!!

Ilona helped us move that succulent plants!

Beautiful plants or anything related to Botany is my nemesis......I can never leave Filoli Garden w/ empty hands!!! All my friends knows it is a FACT!!!!

BUY some pretty n' REAL plants for your house and it will delight you, your family and your guests! xoxo Rachel


dos3n said…
glad i read this entry, cause it just gave me the idea to go tomorrow. you have the most beautiful chanel brooches! i love this one and the other cameo looking one. they are heirloon quality.
I love visiting mansions-turned-museums too! Love your socks!

And yay for the new plants :)
Ashley said…
What a beautiful home! The camellia earrings are gorgeous.
litlstrawberry said…
ha, Catherine: if you really want to visit that Mansion, you should get a membership... they have tons of activities held w/ holidays accordingly such as Easter egg hunt, and Halloween and normally only members have the privilege!! :)

Thanks, I love Chanel's brooch a lot but now I think my ears get allergic to their piercing earrings.... some money i guess!! ^O^

have a good one, do let me know if you guys end up going there!!!
litlstrawberry said…
morning, Julia:
Right, I would love to peek any celebrity's house as well (if they do open house!! hah...)

Thanks, the socks are fun, aren't they!!!
litlstrawberry said…
Thanks, Ashley, your blog always have very interesting picture. Thanks for sharing!!
LS said…
That Chanel brooch is gorgeous! It's got such a royal look to it! I love it!

Haha...reading your post makes me want to be your daughter... looking at your outfit posts everyday or every other day makes me wonder how much treasure you have in your closet!
Lee said…
where are Neil and Heidi?
litlstrawberry said…
hi, Lee:
hum...of course at school. I don't think I want them skip school just for the trip to a Garden!! :)

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