If only I had in the 80’s all the technology from today

Back then, in the 80’s, I set up a fashion catwalk with my young family-members. I arranged everything from scratch. I had no clue about front row, yet only the important ones got that seat. Catering was arranged with some adult help (grandmother of course!) Models were all pumped up with chosen outfits and make-up. Lightning, glamour  and red carpet.

Apple sophistication: the statement bag

Last Monday I visited Soul Salon fashion trade show in Amsterdam. After my shot of inspiration by fashion magazines, I was up for more of it. So as expected, up front was this glamorous bags made from apples by Happy Genie. It’s luxurious and multi-use. It’s designed by Tanja Schenker in Switzerland and produced in Italy. Happy…

Meeting 90-year-old Ms. Monroe!

De Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam: The venue dates centuries back, 1409. De Nieuwe Kerk is a place of worship turned into the cultural meeting point in the heart of Amsterdam. Underneath its historical memories lies plenty of pride and prejudice. Every part of its structure is an attention-grabber: the pipe organs, the stained glass windows, the mixture of the flooring. No…

Giro D'Italia in The Netherlands.

Giro D’Italia route somewhere near Rhenen, The Netherlands. Giro D’Italia – the round of Italy  Yesterday was the first stage of Giro D’Italia in Apeldoorn. It was a time trial and, as always, the first duel for the pink Jersey was an exiting one with success for the Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin from team Giant-Alpecin….