Macaron by RJA in Amsterdam

Macarons. One of life’s little luxuries. I’m always on the hunt for the best macarons. So I’m thrilled to share with you a new address where you can get the real deal. Because honestly, not all macarons are perfect like the ones in Paris. What is the real deal? Macarons should be crisp on the […]

Pale, Pink, Perfection

I’m so looking forward to spring and summer. I’ve already started shopping for warmer days.  Since pale pink is thé colour of the upcoming seasons, I splurged on everything pink. I’ve never been a fan of baby pink, or neon pink, but I love the pale, blush pink hues that are currently in fashion. Combined […]

How to throw a memorable (Valentine’s Day) High Tea in 5 steps

Valentine’s Day might be a day for couples, but it is also a great opportunity to share and celebrate your love and warm feelings of friendship with your girlfriends. There are after all also many women (and men) out there who dread February 14th because they are single and feel left out or extra lonely that day. […]

Surinamese guilty pleasure: Orgeat macarons

My latest guilty pleasure and addiction are the freshly, home-made orgeat macarons from Lovelies. Orgeat is a sweet syrup made from almonds, sugar and rose water or orange flower water. In my parents’ country Surinam, the white syrup is called orgeade/orchade and used to make lemonade or desserts. I only recently found out that the sweet […]

Shopping Guide Amsterdam: De Pijp part 2

Neighbourhood De Pijp in Amsterdam, also referred to as the Latin Quartier, is one of the most vibrant parts in the city. Most notably for its Albert Cuyp market and many hip and trendy boutiques. I continue my guide with my favourite shops and places to eat. All the Luck in the World All the […]

Oranje boven!

30s Magazine wenst al haar lezers een heel fijne Koninginnedag! Geniet van alles wat oranje is… Please do not copy these photos without permission. © All rights reserved L. de Miranda