What am I doing here?

I returned from France with a small silver plated ring, a bag of madeleines and a 500% improvement in the standard of my written and spoken French.

Maje - ma favourite Parisian brand

It's also incredibly unpretentious, which is not what one would expect. A pleasant surprise. We all know the great (and ridiculously expensive) French brands but the reality is that we cannot all afford to pay €500 for blouse.
 Paris, France