I love the pieces created by sustainable LA-based designer Christy Dawn, who sews vintage-inspired collections exclusively from recycled fabrics in her Los Angeles factory. Madewell is another big favorite so I was happy to learn that these two companies collaborated on some extra limited-edition versions of Christy Dawn’s best-selling styles in prints and colors that can’t be found anywhere else.
I have been a fan of Everlane for a while. It is where I shop for basic and timeless pieces. Their current spring/summer collection is beautiful: I love the dusty pink and brown tones! Everlane is a shop that offers great basics for affordable prices. Their style is a cross between Scandinavian simplicity and French chic, resulting in basic elegant
I love white and beige for summer, especially combined with brown leather sandals and straw accessories. Above and below some affordable summer pieces from &Other Stories. Above: tie blouse & white flare jeans.
I absolutely love Madewell’s spring collection with all the rainbows and stripes. In my closet are the rainbow stripe cape scarf (featured above), the rainbow butterfly top and that beautiful tote with rainbow striped strap. But there are more items on my wishlist! Above: rainbow stripe cape scarf.
It is windy and it has been raining for most of the week but the weather doesn’t stop me from looking for lovely Spring fashion items. Here are some of my new favorites from Scandinavian brand &Other Stories. In the image above you see the belted pleated maxi dress. I love that beautiful spice brown color!
The beautiful Spring days that we are having here in The Netherlands make me want to shop for new spring / summer clothes. Here are some beautiful items from the new Madewell collection. Above:cardigan sweater in blush & ruffle hem top. 1. patchwork quilt scarf | 2. canvas transport tote | 3. heart sweater | 4. cardigan sweater in blush
For fashion I like to shop from small responsible brands but to keep it affordable I mix these with items from mainstream shops. One of my favorite high street brands is Other Stories as I think their clothing is of better quality than most high street shops. Here are some of my favorite between season items from the latest Other
& Other Stories has a luxurious collection of silk robes and pyjamas. These make great gifts! I especially like that gorgeous silk kimono robe with embroidered stars and the Eiffel towel (above). silk slip top | cardigan | silk slip dress | silk trousers & belted silk top | silk kimono robe with embroidered stars and the Eiffel towel |
Cashmere is the perfect material to wear during the colder winter months. It is warm but doesn’t make you look bulky. And I love how comfortable it feels on my skin. Some more advantages of cashmere: it is a natural fabric, it makes you feel warm without sweating (cashmere wool comes with air pockets that are able to provide outstanding