Book review: Iconic by Megan Hess

It’s almost like a tradition, as each year just before the holidays, Megan Hess drops a new coffee table book. And being a fan and collector of Megan Hess’ work, I naturally got my hands on it. Iconic, The Masters of Italian Fashion is the title of her new swoonworthy illustrations book that is a […]

The Leopard Skirt – Fall’s Fashion Must-have

I’m not a person who follows all fashion trends, but the latest hype is totally up my street. The leopard print has gone mainstream and has taken over all brands, shops and styles. I have always been a fan of the leopard print, be it in moderation and worn classy. I have scarves, tube tops, […]

Chic phone cases

As a true fashionista I like to protect my phone in a chic way. I’m therefore always on the look out for stylish phone cases. My latest two cases – yes, I like to alternate – are from ideal of sweden. What I love about these cases is that they have matching plug ins and […]

Weekend Tip: Viktor & Rolf Fashion exhibition

This week is your last chance to visit the ‘Viktor & Rolf – Fashion Artists 25 years’ exhibition in the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam. I visited it a few weeks ago, just in time because it’s only running until September 30. The Dutch designer duo is renowned for their ‘radical’ vision that fashion is ‘wearable […]

Stylish Sneakers

The time that sneakers were just appropriate at the gym are long gone. Sneakers are on trend from day to night. Whether you wear them under jeans or a long skirt, they have become real statement wardrobe pieces. I’m smitten with the Dutch brand Mercer Amsterdam who embellishes their sneakers with bold metallic pieces, animal […]

Valentine’s Day gift tip: Les Georgettes bracelets

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon it’s time to drop some hints to your better half about what would make your heart beat a little bit faster. One of the things on my wishlist is a bracelet from Les Georgettes. The cuffs can be customized by choosing and swapping the leather bands. The bands are interchangeable […]

Travel essentials when travelling for business

There’s travelling for fun and then there’s travelling for business. Whenever I have to travel for business purposes, it usually involves smart packing. You have to look sharp and classy in wrinkle-free business attire, bring a lot of digital appliances and pack lightly to dodge checking your baggage. Also, you have to look on fleek […]