December Air

We are coming to the end of a peculiar year, one full of unexpected plot twists and a hard to accept ‘new normal’. A melancholy melody full of hope whirls through the December air, allowing us to feel cautiously optimistic about what January might bring. Leaving the woes and weals of the old year behind Show Me More…

Azul Oro

The Algarve in Portugal is often heralded as the undisputed paradise of the country. Charming villages and magical rocky bays scatter the gorgeous coastline. Reaching the cliffs around the shore of Portimão, a romantic walk brings us past areas of untouched nature, along craggy winding pathways up the hills. Show Me More…

You Taste Like Cherry

Paying an illustrious tribute to the playful art-deco style, the pale pink tones of the exterior of hotel Paradiso are a saccharine sensation. Located in the heart of San Antonio in Ibiza, this retro themed enclave can be found right around the corner from the main avenue. Show Me More…

Heaven’s Gonna Burn Your Eyes

When white clouds run against the plush spring sky, there is nothing more spectacular than landscapes in full bloom at the beginning of May. The pale pink buds of the blossom trees have such an enchanting, yet frail appearance that an afternoon walking through the Japanese cherry blossom park in the forest of Amsterdam feels like floating through a sea of cotton candy, if that could make any sense at all. Show Me More…

April In Paris

Paris is always a good idea, but it’s the best idea in spring! The unmistakable French architecture boasts the most elegant squares and buildings, transforming the scenery around you into a sophisticated open air museum of superstructures. Show Me More…

Parenthesis

Once you feel the last winter chills slowly dissolving into the crisp spring air, you’re excited to realize it might be the last time you brave the breezy nips with a stylish coat. Whether it be a cozy wool blend or a soft faux fur, a coat can simply serve its purpose or carry all the flair when you go for a dashing color or daring print. Show Me More…

Blessings

The wide blue sky is slowly swept by a gradient golden hue, as the sun is crossing the meridian. Regardless of the smoldering heat, the exquisite landscape of Santorini invites the curious traveler inside of us to explore and admire its flora and verdure. The winding white paths trail past gorgeous pines, palms and an occasional cactus, casting demure earth tones that contrast the stark white villages and misty caldera horizons. Show Me More…

Sharpness

As capricious as Dutch summers are, early June days often alternate between sweltering hot or enduring cold rain showers, causing for much disorientation. Our solution? Show Me More…

Concrete Waves

During those first two weeks of fall, the sun sends down its last faint beams to linger around the deciduous city trees and the temperature is still befitting to those who brave the light autumn breeze by layering lightweight materials. Cayenne, copper, burgundy and mahogany are all ingredients to these city- chic casual ensembles, all whirled through an autumn rainbow of saturated earth colors. Inhaling that soft loamy air rendered damp on the concrete streets, this effortless everyday style is perfect for a walk down town featuring a light knit cardigan nonchalantly layered over a singlet for him, flanked by a classic pallazzo pant and long-sleeved crop top for her. Before winter comes, enjoy the moderate weather and beautiful scenery with trees skirted by golden rust pools of foliage. It’s only a matter of weeks before the cold will pose the challenge to compromise the balance between style and practicality. Unless you are planning a sweet escape to a tropical destination!

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Classic

Every now and then the exhilarating feeling of the island breeze tickling our sunkissed skin gives us a little cool sensation in the smoldering heat. Pool days spent in the midst of wondrous nature and architecture in post-modern colonial style with a hint of ethnic heritage call for according attire. The flirty, glamorous appeal of retro-inspired swimwear has an almost timeless allure as it is most functional and flattering on virtually any body. Show Me More…