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THE ART OF PACKING

THE ART OF PACKING

Whenever I need to start packing for a trip, I get some sort of panic attack. You see, packing the perfect suitcase is a true art. It takes tons of practice not to overpack and to bring only the ultimate essentials. (Remember I did quite well for three months of Los Angeles?) I do feel …

STOCKHOLM CITY GUIDE

STOCKHOLM CITY GUIDE

After wanting to go to Stockholm again since forever, we finally took off to the Swedish heart of Scandi-cool a few weeks ago. A super comfortable Black Lane ride and a two hour flight later, Xanthe and I felt right at home the minute we landed since literally everyone spoke Swedish to us. It could …

DISCOVERING ISTANBUL

DISCOVERING ISTANBUL

Remember our trip to Istanbul?

ISTANBUL CITY GUIDE

ISTANBUL CITY GUIDE

Last week my dear friend Margot and I went to Istanbul with Corendon, a city that I had been wanting to visit for a long time. Istanbul is huge with lots of tourists and especially a lot of traffic. It is a bit overwhelming from time to time, but if you take the effort to …

ANTWERP IN 24 HOURS

ANTWERP IN 24 HOURS

A little while ago we visited Antwerp with the team, one of my personal favorite cities when it comes to our southern neighbors. I grew up in Eindhoven and Antwerp used to be pretty close. As my mom loved (and still loves) to take me there for a full day of non-stop shopping on a …

POSTCARD FROM SEA

POSTCARD FROM SEA

POSTCARD FROM THE PIER

POSTCARD FROM THE PIER

POSTCARD FROM SAN FRANCISCO

POSTCARD FROM SAN FRANCISCO

COCO CHANEL’S APARTMENT

COCO CHANEL’S APARTMENT

Apart from going to my very first Chanel show during Paris Fashion Week, I also had the privilege to step inside Coco Chanel’s apartment. What I loved about it most was all the hundreds of thousands of little details that all seemed to have a special meaning or story behind them. It’s kind of magical, …

POSTCARD FROM 31 RUE CAMBON

POSTCARD FROM 31 RUE CAMBON

A (literal!) peak inside madame Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel’s apartment at 31 rue Cambon.