• Inspiration,  Style

    5 Tips to Successfully Shop the Sales

    Hi everybody! I figured since we’re in full blown sales season right about now, you’re probably itching to go shopping. And maybe you’re also feeling just a little overwhelmed by all the offers you’re seeing at your favorite retailers. Which is why I wanted to share 5 tips to successfully shop the sales! So you end up with stuff you love, and have some money left over in your wallet. Investment pieces first Look for 1-2 really good quality items that…

  • Lifestyle

    When Fashion Meets Art: Literature

    For today’s continuation of the When Fashion Meets Art series, I wanted to talk to you about literature. Books in all their beautiful forms, from poetry to prose, from short stories to novels. You might be wondering what books have to do with style, but I believe the answer is “Quite a lot!” You’ve surely heard many times that what you read impacts your development and shapes your mind and your personality. And a beautifully rounded, rich, multilayered personality translates…

  • Fashion,  Style

    5 Rainy Day Activities For an Upgraded Style

    These past few days in Amsterdam have been quite rainy and stormy, following a massive heat-wave. Which means that I’ve once again been spending more time indoors than outside, enjoying the sun. Not my favorite summer situation, but oh well, what can you do? Well actually, a lot, it turns out! I’ve been more productive at reorganizing things around the house and inside my closet these days. Which in turn led me to think of all the indoors activities you…

  • Inspiration,  Lifestyle,  Style

    Investing in Yourself: Fitness (3)

    I thought it’s been a while since I last tackled an Investing in Yourself subject. So for today I chose one that I really feel strongly about: fitness! I’m a huge advocate of working out often, and of keeping your body strong and fit. It’s absolutely amazing to know that your body has the ability to carry you through anything you throw at it. But to keep it in optimal functioning shape, you also need to take care of it.…