Adding a red tote bag is the easiest way to jazz up an outfit

Adding a red tote bag is the easiest way to jazz up an outfit

Is this casual outfit the right background to show this pretty red tote bag? Or does it deserve a cute dress to shine? If the latter, no fear, I am sure you will see me with this bag and a dress as well. It is that pop of colour which so easily boosts an outfit to a...
Again, orange clothes. And my friend Marjolein

Again, orange clothes. And my friend Marjolein

Yes, I have been at it again. Not going on holiday to Spain with my BVA girlfriends left me sad and needy. (I know, it is pathetic and a very first world “problem”). After having worked the Monday when I was supposed to be on holiday, I decided against...
Cream dress by Sportmax

Cream dress by Sportmax

Still on flat shoes. As this cream dress by Sportmax is too short (always was a “problem”) I added trousers. I don’t mind flat boots with trousers. My friend Misja (MisjaB) came over for a cup of coffee/tea in my lonely hours at home and I asked her...
My holiday days with… Aafke and Eefje

My holiday days with… Aafke and Eefje

Today again two holiday days with friends. Thursday with Aafke in Amersfoort and Tuesday with Eefje in Haarlem. Both were colleagues of mine. In 1985 Eefje joined the advertising agency where I worked at the time and Aafke came working with the advertising department...
Looking at vintage bags in Haarlem with Sylvia

Looking at vintage bags in Haarlem with Sylvia

There is this lovely little shop selling vintage bags in Haarlem. Sylvia and I had a great time looking around there. In the past I have bought a few bags of the friendly lady owner, like the grey one in this post. It started with a hobby (of course) and now she buys...