Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Store monogamy?





Is there such a thing as store monogamy? If so, I must be involved in a serious monogamous relationship with a store called zara. It's the number one place where I can satisfy my shopping needs within a student's budget.

This delicious sheer, long white t was only 18 euro's! I'm expecting to get a lot of wear out of it, and not just this summer. Outfit picture is to follow within the next few days!
Which store do you never leave empty handed?

Monday, April 27, 2009

Black and white, get it right



Black and white almost always works. These gorgeous creations by Alexander Wang give a good example of how to recycle your pretty black items when the temperature rises.
ps. The bottom right picture is my perfect summer outfit. Casual chic. Slightly androgynous. Lovely.

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

And I could never bring you flowers







Floral fabrics can be very sweet and innocent. So I like to pair them with a blazer and heels or boots for some more edge. Yesterday I got this one from zara and it's adorable!
It has pleated details on the front, almost like ruffles, and a black slip dress on the inside that pops up under the arms and neckline because the floral dress is cut a bit lower.
I got to wear it today because it´s so sunny! Sunny weather always makes me happy.
zara floral dress - h&m blazer - sasha shoes

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Need for studs







This little number was in need of some studs. I like how it turned out! Will probably do some on the back as well.

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Monday, April 6, 2009

Shoot me with your Laser gun


Laser 3.14 is a graffiti artist that writes slightly poetic / philosophical lines on walls all over the city. Whenever I’m cycling through Amsterdam, I keep my eyes open for them as they're hidden everywhere! I wondered if he knew that people like myself look out for his work. Imagine my surprise when a few days ago I read: ARE YOU READING ME? written just two doors from my apartment! Answer to Laser: I do and I love it!

Saturday, April 4, 2009

Look of the day






h&m blazer - zara t - ebay leather leggings - mango batent biker jacket - Mexx boots

Thursday, April 2, 2009

I just got tagged

Rachel from Fashionology tagged me! Enjoy!

Rules

1. respond and rework: answer the questions on your blog, replace one question that you dislike with a question of your own invention, add one more question of your own.
I don´t remember which question I removed but the one I added the one: 'What’s the favorite piece of clothing in your own closet?'
2. tag eight other un-tagged people.
The lady’s I’ve tagged are:
Unefille-unstyle, next trend, mmaris, a caged bird dreams, financial services is not fashion, blond barie, my bare style, they call me vinnie and MD styling. Their links are in my reaction underneath this post.

Here are two (blurry) pictures of the jacket that's in the answer on the question I added (about my favourite item).





Questions

What is your current obsession? Visible zippers, blazers, studs, sequins, printed dresses.
What is your weirdest obsession? Cinnamon rolls.
What are you wearing today? Zara cream blazer, Diesel shirt-dress, leather leggings, biker boots.
Why is today special? I got an amazing camera and enrolled for a photography class! And my tag-deflowering of course ;)
What would you like to learn to do? Sewing clothes, taking great pictures, double my shopping budget.
What’s for dinner today? I ordered Chinese food.. Yum.
What’s the last thing you bought? Besides Chinese, studs on ebay that are shaped like stars, cute!
What are you listening to right now? Rain on your parade / Duffy.
What is your favorite weather? The kind of weather you can wear jeans, open toed shoes, a tank or light t and in the evening a blazer.
What is on your bedside table? Retro alarm clock, jewelry box, cell phone, latest Elle and Glamour UK.
What is your most challenging goal right now? Starting to read in the 500 page book I have to write a report about...
What do you think about the person who tagged you? Pretty and sweet girl, good style and a blog that is always fun to look at.
If you could have a house totally paid for, fully furnished anywhere in the world, where would you like it to be? NYC baby!
Favorite vacation spot?
Anywhere in south east Asia or along the coast lines of North America.
What would you like to have in your hands right now? The keys to the Topshop flagship store in London!
What would you like to get rid of? The bad weather, I’m dying to wear my new summer clothes..
If you could go anywhere in the world for the next hour, where would you go? Well, since I would have those keys, a ticket to London would come in handy ;)
Which language do you want to learn? Japanese.What did you dream of last night? No idea to be honest.
Who do you want to meet in person? Too many people to mention!
One thing that you would snitch out of someone’s closet, with no regrets? Jane’s (from seaofshoes) Ann Demeulemeester Lace up boots. (Or any other shoe from her closet for that matter)
What’s the favorite piece of clothing in your own closet? Patent leather biker jacket from Mango.
What is your dream job? Working at Elle / Being a brand analysis, (not just fashion) / Doing the communication for a big non-profit organization.

x!
yara

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