Street art inspires me as well as intrigues me. I imagine how the artist came up with such drawings and colors in large scale.DIY & Up-cycling: I simply started to collect the risotto packaging instead of trashing it. One day I'd transformed into something. And so I did it. I made a casual bag.Fashion week is always a bright moment. It is when I mingle with fashion stylists and designers. See their collection at the first row.

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Enamelling with Mana Ottmer – the Georgian jewellery designer talked me through the ancient technique of Enamel.

March 15, 2016 | No Comments

Houten, The Netherlands. Apart from her divine culinary, Mana Ottmer is also known for jewellery designing. She uses the ancient technique of Cloisonné Enamel.   According to the Association of Dutch Enamelers (Vereniging van Nederlandse Emailleurs): “The cloisonné technique was already applied in the 5th century BC. It is a form of enamelling with a crushed wire in […]

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Colorful accessories: special gifts, my trendy accessories…

February 12, 2016 | No Comments

For a cloudy and cold Friday. When I don’t see the sun, I color me beautiful. This is the case today, warm and colorful accessories. Not only that, these were a gift from special friends. So, for me, these are always trendy accessories!

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The "fuxico" patchwork technique in the fashion world

December 15, 2015 | No Comments

Simply the art of “fuxico” is considered to be Brazilian, but unfortunately there is nothing registered as far as I researched. Rumours are that this handcrafting technique started in Brazil dated back to slavery.  The word “fuxico” (read fushico!) is a Brazilian word for gossiping. Slaves were brought to Brazil by Europeans. It was a […]

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Late edition of my experience at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam – Part I

January 29, 2015 | No Comments

Last Sunday I was like a runaway-Claudia. I needed to get downtown Amsterdam to my unique experience of the sidewalk and the catwalk. The sidewalk being the “Fashion Special” Zalando promoted to get designers and brands exhibiting their products on the local goods market in Amsterdam. I will have to hold on this topic for now […]

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