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, […]

Floraïku perfumes

I have discovered a new perfume brand I’m putting on my Christmas wish list: Floraïku. The perfume brand is created by John and Clara Molloy and is inspired by Japan. The packaging and concept is so beautiful and unique! All the bottles have a top part in a Japanese print that you can take off […]

Gift idea: the insulated Dopper bottle

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? I have a few favourite things that I would like to share in the coming weeks that make perfect Christmas gifts. Last week I kicked off my ‘favourite things’ gift tips with the stylish phone cases and powerbanks from ideal.com. Today I have another super functional yet also […]

Christmas shopping & city trip to Luxembourg

Constitution square Luxembourg

With Christmas only 7 weeks away, plans for a Christmas shopping trip are on many people’s agenda. While most opt for London, New York or Cologne, I would recommend a less obvious destination: Luxembourg! A city trip to Luxembourg, – only a one hour flight from Amsterdam – guarantees a weekend packed with Christmas markets, […]

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 […]

Hotspot Leiden: Paco Ciao pop-up restaurant

Paco Ciao in Leiden

There’s a new restaurant in my town and I couldn’t be more exited! After a finger-licking dinner on their opening night and a yummie breakfast this morning I’m completely sold. But what really drew me in is the highly instagrammable interior design. Paco Ciao has all ingredients to become a popular hotspot in Leiden. I’m […]

5 Reasons to visit Amsterdam in autumn

Amsterdam is one of the most charming European cities with its historic canals and townhouses, picturesque bridges and narrow cobbled streets. As a Dutch native, I can still very much appreciate the city’s beauty. Each season transforms the Dutch capital into a whole other scene. And although most tourists visit Amsterdam in spring and summer, […]