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Live from Cannes: Chriselle Lim Reveals Her Secret to the Perfect Instagram

From how to take a winning selfie to her daily uniform, Chriselle Lim shares her social secrets from the Cannes Film Festival.

Chriselle Lim’s Instagram feed reads like a dream vacation: breakfast bowls, gilded interiors and filtered beach shots, sprinkled to her 641K followers. From the Cannes Film Festival  (where she’s flitting about the Elie Saab suite at the Hotel Martinez and Snapchatting for W), the 31-year-old Los Angeles-based blogger shares her favorite editing apps, secrets to a winning #selfie and more.

Occupation:
Founder of The Chriselle Factor and CINC Studios.

Instagram style in 3 hashtags:
#feminine #allwhiteeverything #mommylife

Favorite thing to post:
Everyday outfits, beauty products, home decor, and, of course, baby photos.

Secret for a winning selfie:
Take it on Snapchat, then download it to your phone, and then upload to Instagram.

The one thing you would never post: 
Close up photos of my tingers…whoops, I mean toes.

#nofilter or #filter:
Definitely filter, but on my personal and private accounts #nofilter.

Favorite editing app:
VSCO and Snapseed.

Most geo-tagged location:
Downtown L.A. since that is where our creative studio and production office is.

5 favorite accounts to follow:
@flatlays @juliarestoinroitfield @eliesaablive @kevinhart @liuwenlw

Three words that describe your style:
Sleek, sophisticated, feminine.

Daily uniform:
White flats, oversized white button-up worn with a pair of jeans or worn alone as a dress

Cannes nighttime look:
Lace dress worn with a pair of black booties.

Best Cannes discovery:
A secret restaurant on a little island called La Tonelle.

Last purchase:
A pair of linen shorts that I can wear everyday by the beach, where I live.

Lusting after:
Rodeo ankle boots from Celine, that also comes in mule form!

Always in your bag:
My Sony RX100 camera, Glossier Balm Dot Com, Sisley face mist, Sour Icebreakers, portable charger.

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