FASHION INSPIRATION

DIY INSPIRATION | Do It Yourself Designer Shoes

DIY INSPIRATION | Do It Yourself Designer Shoes

Statement shoes are taking over the runways and I looove them! I spotted some really crazy fun ones, and to me that is the best part of autumn. Because autumn shoes just need to brighten our cloudy, rainy days! Unfortunately designer shoes come with designer prices, and well, I have never been able to afford…

OUTFIT | L1 – The First LRS Fashion Collection

OUTFIT | L1 – The First LRS Fashion Collection

I am incredibly excited to share this news with you: I just finished making my very first fashion collection!! I have been working on it for the last few months in my spare time and I finally finished the lookbook yesterday. Hurray! It has a strange butterflies-in-my-stomach feeling to it, to be sharing this with…

TRENDS | It’s Purse Season!

TRENDS | It’s Purse Season!

Dinners, parties, celebrations and many more occasions are on it’s way this season! And that means that it’s time to look for the perfect purse to match all of your festive outfits!   I must admit that I am one of those people that carries a big bag with me all the time. And my…

OUTFIT / TRAVEL | Backpack Packing Tips

OUTFIT / TRAVEL | Backpack Packing Tips

Vietnam here I come! I have never been this prepared in my life, and it is all thanks to writing this post! I have been traveling as much as my wallet and time allows me to for the last few years. And because I am always on a tight budget it either involved me packing…

SHOE TREND | Fall 2014 Must Haves

SHOE TREND | Fall 2014 Must Haves

What do girls do when they have a morning off? Well, this girl apparently spends hours googling for new shoes that she doesn’t need! Bad news for me, because now I want them all, but good news for you! Because I selected a couple of pretty good ones, if I may say so myself! I…

TREND | Blossom Up, Buttercup

TREND | Blossom Up, Buttercup

The sun is shining, birds are singing and the flowers are popping up, that means Springtime! I love it! Out with the thick cozy sweaters and coats and in with the bare legs in skirts. Oh no wait.. it’s only March, kind of chilly, brrr.. No worries. You can add spring to your wardrobe by…

FASHION INSPIRATION | Folklore

FASHION INSPIRATION | Folklore

For as long as I know, I’v been a fan of the western look on folkloric textiles. I am always amazed by the combinations of patterns, fabric and layers of clothing that makes folkloric fashion a world of it’s own. Many designers have done their own version of folklore and have experimented with the traditional…

5 Trends You Want To Rock This Winter!

5 Trends You Want To Rock This Winter!

I have never really been someone that wears something just because it’s in fashion. And there are usually trends that I try to ignore and hope will pass as soon as possible.  But this seasons trends just have everything that I love and I will definitely rock them this winter! Are you joining me?  Here…

TREND | Bows

TREND | Bows

I just can’t say it enough: I love Bows! I guess I’m just a very girly girl, but when I spot something that has a bow on it, I have to have it! And I know that I’m not the only one with this obsession ;) So here’s a special Trend Post, including everything bow!…

The Looks | Embracing the Heat

The Looks | Embracing the Heat

I don’t know how it is in your city but here’s a big heatwave going on! And for Holland that’s pretty special, because it doesn’t happen that often:)  And warm weather calls for pretty and flowy summer dresses! Here are some of my favorites! Have lovely warm monday everyone! 1 | 2 | 3 |…

ROUNDUP | Floral DIY’s

ROUNDUP | Floral DIY’s

This season is just crazy for flowers! I keep spotting prints, clothes and even food that incorporate the floral trend. But why spend a crazy amount of money on the trend when you can get crafty in the sun! Here is a roundup of my favorite Floral DIY’s. Use coffee filters to make these pretty…

Perfect Purse Quest

Perfect Purse Quest

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 When I moved to New York, I could only bring so much because of the size of my suitcase. So I decided to leave my favorite purses at home in Holland and search for a new one while I’m here:)…

Fashion DIY Roundup

Fashion DIY Roundup

I have been so inspired by my fellow bloggers DIY’s that I wanted to share some of my favorite projects with you. All of these DIY’s are just so great, and they secretly make me a little jealous, because I didn’t come up with them :) So please check out these pretty bloggers, and their…

Fashion I Heart: Stella Jean

Fashion I Heart: Stella Jean

As you may have noticed by my Pins lately, I am really into prints! I just love how everyone is figuring out there own tastes and styles, and that everything is possible. Bold prints combined with wool, flowers onto stripes, just everything seems to be accepted these days, and I love it! And what a…

Shopping List

Shopping List

I just love the colors in autumn, and especially how all the stores match there merchandise in those pretty warm colors. I just wish I could have everything of my list! But for now I’ll just have to enjoy my new shoes (the autumn shoes on the list), because I just bought them :) Which autumn pieces are on…

I just love shoes

I just love shoes

I just bought a pair of new shoes and wanted to share my fondness for them with you!  Also don’t forget to join the Zdrop Necklace Giveaway! You can still enter, and I will draw a winner on tuesday. Just follow this link and join to win this beautiful handmade necklace!

Halloween Love: Costumes

Halloween Love: Costumes

Oh, how I wish that the Dutch celebrate halloween. I have been looking with envy to all those fun halloween crafts on Craftgawker. I love to dress up, but unfortunately not many people I know share this love:)  So I will just keep on dreaming, and looking at all your wonderful creations! How are you…

3 Ways to wear heart shorts

3 Ways to wear heart shorts

Last weekend I bought this cute heart patterned shorts and I am totally in love it! I usually find it very hard to find a pair of shorts that fit me properly, but this one is just perfect! I immediately started to think of all the ways that I could wear them and came up…

Autumn Wishlist

Autumn Wishlist

The leaves are falling and the rain has made it’s way into my daily life, so it’s time to dream about the good things that autumn has to bring! The only thing that I like about this season is dressing for the occasion: hip rain boots, pretty gloves and being able to snuggle up on…

Editorial Monday

Editorial Monday

I just fell in love with these beautiful photos from the September 2012 UK Vogue issue. The editorial is called “Dark Blooms” and is made by Ryan McGinley. I truly wish to own any of these floral pieces and show them off while hanging in a tree ;)         Images from fashioneditorials

Wear the Summer in your hair!

Wear the Summer in your hair!

I keep bumping into these adorable flower accessories on the internet, so I decided to dedicate this post  to them! They are so feminine and cute and look good on everyone. Here are some of my favorites: Image 1 | Image 2 | Image 3 | Image 4 | Image 5 | Image 6 |…

Fabulous Festival Trends

Fabulous Festival Trends

  Inspired by the fabulous look of my boyfriends sister and her friend. I decided to write a post about festival outfits. Some of you lucky people might get the opportunity to visit a music festival this summer like her and what better way to go, than to go in style! Here are some of…

Vintage Sunglasses

Vintage Sunglasses

The sun is (finally) shining! and that means new and fabulous sunglasses to turn some heads on the streets! First picture: Sunglasses from punkypins, Second picture: Sunglasses from Mulberry, Third picture: Sunglasses from Asos My cute sunglasses are both from H&M. And believe it or not, they are from the kids department. I always find that…

Ellen von Unwerth for River Island

Ellen von Unwerth for River Island

Ellen von Unwerth Ellen von Unwerth is this fabulous German photographer that used to model until she started to take pictures herself. She makes fashion, editorial, and advertising photographs and does it in her own unique way. These photos where taken for the spring/summer collection for River Island that I love! 

6 Ways to use vintage headbands

6 Ways to use vintage headbands

There are always those days that you don’t know what to do with you’re hair. So here are some easy ways to use simple headbands and create an original vintage look.   Pictures by Lana  

Vintage glow

Vintage glow

Noa Noa spring/summer collection 2012   This makes me feel warm again :)

Havana Laffitte

Havana Laffitte

More photos of her work can be viewed here I don’t know much about this New York based stylist, but I do know that she does some amazing work. I find her work very inspirational and she always seems to be just one step ahead of us.  

Culottes

Culottes

  I learned a new word today: Culottes. And I love them!    1. fashionlifecoach.com 2. Shop Capricious. By scralet-april.blogspot.com 3. Tom Gunn collection 4. By notsonaked.blogspot.com

Boutique By Forever 21

Boutique By Forever 21

    When I visited New York last autumn, I really loved Forever 21. But I even love them more since they started selling these beautiful pieces under the name Boutique by Forever 21. I especially adore the vintage inspired dresses that would look so well on a sunny summersday. And for those of us…