2017: a year of achievements, discoveries and blog collaboration

It was a very good year for achievements, discoveries and blog collaboration. Looking back on 2017, one of the first memorable moments was the catwalk of Kelly Sue during Amsterdam fashion week. Her concept “Broken Crayons Still Color” highlighting diversity, was fascinating. The catwalk was so exquisite with these models in wheelchairs that are called “Sue Warriors”….

Yes, I “selfie” too!

Why not? I dare to wear a dramatic pink color, but a second opinion helps. I take a “selfie” too. There are moments that you just cannot see another option.The popularity of “selfies” these days are outrageous. One thinks is vanity, others like me just a way of a second opinion. Shopping these days is easy…

That Selfriges experience at De Bijenkorf Amsterdam

As I enter the store, this scented ground floor with luxurious brands brings back lovely memories of my Selfridges experience. I have not felt like this since London when I worked for Fenn Wright Manson. I used to love the shop floor at Selfridges and Elys. I could happily work in this retail environment again!…

365 days of fashion in Brazil: Rio Moda Rio

Promising initiative Rio Moda Rio (Rio Fashion Rio) Last Thursday at MAR – Art Museum in Rio de Janeiro innovators gathered together to reveal the upcoming Rio Moda Rio event. foto: Approach Rodolfo Medina, Duda Magalhães from Dream Factory, Luiz Calainho from L21 and Group Artplan in partnership with FIRJAN system and Natura cosmetics are the heads behind this…

Welcome sunshine 

As usual the balcony is almost ready for the warm season. Some plants and flowers here and there, voilà the place looks inviting for the sun to shine.