Ode To Dutch Fashion

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Hi guys,

Last week I visited the  “ODE TO DUTCH FASHION”  exhibition  at the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague. Apparently it is the biggest overview on Dutch designs ever presented, so let’s have a look what it is all about.

The exhibition showcases Dutch fashion from 1900 till nowadays. It is divided into ten key themes that cover all aspects of Dutch fashion revealing its typical characteristics namely clean lines, sharp geometric patterns and unusual contrasts. Continue Reading

DIY: Decorate Your Pumps With Ribbon

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Hi guys,

Today  I am going to share with you a very easy D.I.Y. idea that will  give a new life to your favorite pumps and make them stand out!  All you need is a pair of pumps & 2 pieces of ribbon ( each approx. 1,5 meter)!

Are you ready to decorate your pumps with ribbons? Let’s get started! Continue Reading

Saloné della Moda – International Fashion Celebration in Rotterdam

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The 4th edition of the Salloné della Moda fashion event successfully launched on 10 September in Rotterdam.  For 3 days young fashion designers – both international and Dutch – were revealing their latest collections to fashion professionals, photographers, bloggers and just fashion lovers.  During all 3 days next to fashion shows one could admire also thematic exhibits and presentations.
I  had the opportunity to join the fashion “party” on Day 2 where the following four designers were presenting their collections.

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Victoria’s Secret Store In Amsterdam Is Misleading Customers

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Last Monday I was at Schiphol international airport in Amsterdam and while waiting for my sister to arrive I decided to check the Victoria’s Secret store there. Since it is the only Victoria’s Secret store in The Netherlands, I always use the opportunity to shop there while I am at the airport. This time was even better, as there were sales.
I got 6 pieces all with 50% discount.  I was in a hurry, I quickly paid the requested 40 euro, picked my purchase and left.
Only in the evening at home I though to check out the bill and was very surprised to see a difference between the prices on product tags and the prices on the actual bill. Continue Reading

Amsterdam Fashion Week Recap

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This summer the fashion celebrations in Amsterdam started on the 3d of July with an official opening party Fashion is WOW. For the next 10 days the attention of the entire fashionable community in The Netherlands was focused on one of the biggest fashion events in the country. Continue Reading

FashionClash Festival In Maastricht

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12-14 June 2015 
– The 7th edition of the annual FashionClash Festival was hosted last weekend in Maastricht. More than 100 emerging designers and artists from 30 countries were showcasing their work to the industry professionals, media and general public.
For 3 days the small city of Maastricht became the center of fashion celebrations. The fashion festival spread its wings all over the city. Along with fashion shows, one could enjoy interesting exhibitions, purchase unique designer items  from a special market and visit various fashion hotspots in the city center. Continue Reading