Tag: fashion

  • The end of a wrinkly era: the Jiffy

    The end of a wrinkly era: the Jiffy

    My mum belongs to a distant generation who irons once every few weeks: on ‘iron day’ a huge pile of wrinkly items, like shirts, skirts, towels, duvet covers and even flannels awaits turns into neat and flat piles while listening to the radio or watching tv. THE WHOLE DAY. I have never ironed a duvet…

  • Nadinoo

    Nadinoo

    I will be 37 in a few months. It sounds as surreal as 2016, which to me still sounds like a science-fiction date. Being 37 is just as sci-fi. My birthday has always been and stayed a very special day. For the last 36 years I have been waking up excited and happy, wearing a…

  • Phone off, kettle on, pyjama time…

    Phone off, kettle on, pyjama time…

    The beautiful pj’s from Yawn arrived wonderfully wrapped: there was even a tiny box of tea inside. All the prints are quirky and sweet, I fell in love with catnap and storm at sea. The fabric is so soft and warm… I could wear my pyjama all day long. Buying a luxurious nightgown that is…

  • Expresso

    Expresso

    [borders] client Expresso brief Elegant female silhouettes colors worked with Nori Koersvelt [/borders] [yellow_box][two_columns_one]Independent of fat percentage, weight or width, female body shapes are categorised in some Western cultures into one of six elementary geometric shapes. The clothes which will flatter you best will depend on your body shape. Wearing the right clothes should be…

  • Best friends’ book

    Best friends’ book

    [borders] client Hannah Koorenman brief A very special gift to celebrate a friendship between two very different friends. Anything was possible. colors printed by Blurb [/borders] [yellow_box][two_columns_one]Sometimes opposites attract, like Hannah and Iris. They became friends at school but soon their lives started going in very different directions. But they stayed friends. After 20 years…

  • London Travel Guide: Shop, Eat & Wander

    London Travel Guide: Shop, Eat & Wander

    Amsterdam is a beautiful city but I would swap it without hesitation for a life in London. Every time I visit that city, everything has changed. It’s an ever changing rollercoaster, full of life, color and sound. I have now discovered the best way to travel to and from London, is by boat: there is…

  • De•vi

    De•vi

    [borders] client Devi van der Pol brief Light, airy, quirky, elegant colors [/borders] [yellow_box][two_columns_one]Nude, soft pinks, white and a website that is aimed at buyers and stores. The website had to reflect the current collection and make it possible to view the bags in more detail.[/two_columns_one][two_columns_one_last] A bit like a webshop without a shop and…

  • If you love shoes, you will love this

    If you love shoes, you will love this

    I do not enjoy buying sweaters. Or tops. I even hated buying trousers so much, I stopped wearing them altogether. But oh, boy, I really do enjoy buying shoes. I even have a shoe ritual: whenever I buy a beautiful new pair (ie something I do not actually need but rather enjoy as much as…

  • modepopje #7: Mrs Pomeranz

    modepopje #7: Mrs Pomeranz

    The thing I love about the internet (one of many things) is that it builds bridges. It connects people who otherwise would have probably never heard of each other. It also connects creators with an audience they would have probably never reached. Mrs.Pomeranz is a sewing studio based in Moscow. Dasha Pomeranz, Masha Kopieva, Tatiana…

  • Styled by Linda

    Styled by Linda

    [borders] client Linda de Mey brief Styled by Linda is a professional wardrobe stylist focused on personal style who had a book coming out and no online presence colors [/borders] [yellow_box] [two_columns_one]Styled by Linda can be hired privately or for events, like in-house training of work staff or fashion evenings. As she focuses on personal…