Month: April 2016

HeART eyes: Monica Kim Garza

Monica Kim Garza

I’m a sucker for cool art. And when I came across the art of Monica Kim Garza on Instagram I got heart eyes! I got pretty curious about the lady behind the art so after stalking her account a bit more I asked her if I could interview her. Luckily she said yes! Get to know Monica Kim Garza (27) a little bit better…

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Outfit: Emotional Baggage

Emotional baggage

It’s been forever (over a year!) since I posted an outfit on this blog… but better late than never. I’ve shot some looks recently and will continue to do this on a regular basis. I’m not really into just sharing outfits so I’ll always add some fashion tips or a short personal story. In this case it’s a story about my emotional baggage…

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Ivy Park – Straight size shopping with Beyoncé

Ivy Park

I have a thing for Beyoncé. So when I heard that she was about to launch a performance wear clothing line named Ivy Park I got pretty curious. I read a lot of things like ‘it’s a brand inspiring us to stay strong, healthy and happy – no matter what your sporting ability or body shape’. Would my body shape fit into Ivy Park? I figured there was only one way to find out… Here’s what I discovered.

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Thursday Thunder: Siphokazi Veti

Siphokazi Veti

“It was the happiest day of my life when I realized I was allowed to love my body”

 

Instagram makes me crush a lot. On girls that is. A while ago I bumped into the gorgeous Siphokazi Veti (22) from Johannesburg. She doesn’t just share beautiful pictures but she shares her beautiful mind as well. She is an accounting student and was greatly influenced by arts, that’s why she loves to write. I just had to feature Siphokazi Veti as Thursday Thunder on my blog. Get to know this lovely lady a bit better!

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Marbles Vintage Monday Crush!

Marbles Vintage

I love me some vintage and second hand shopping so I was super excited when Marbles Vintage asked me to be their ‘Marbles Monday Crush’. Last week the super sweet and talented Laura Andalou took some pictures of me in my home. And I love them!

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Soms is liefde anders

soms is liefde anders


Today it’s five years ago that my Dad passed away. Recently I wrote this piece ‘Soms is liefde anders’ about him. Usually I write in English for the blog but this feature just had to be in Dutch. This one’s for you, Dad. 

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A little Q&A (+ fashion looks) with Anna Nooshin

Anna Nooshin

Let me start by saying: I love me some Anna Nooshin. She’s a big inspiration. This lady started one of the biggest online platforms in the Netherlands (NSMBL), wrote a bestseller (and is working on book number two!) and started working as a tv presenter as well. It wouldn’t be a surprise to me if this power woman becomes internationally well known. We have done a cool project for NSMBL before and I was honored to work on this video with Anna.

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Thursday Thunder: Maria Merckens

Maria Merckens

Thurday Thunder is back with a bangin’ babe! Meet Maria Merckens (24). She is a mix of a Dutch dad and a Surinamese mom, considers herself an island girl after living in the Carribean for years and has been modeling fulltime since last year. What is her view on body love and self acceptance?

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The Hopeful Romantic #1

The Hopeful Romantic

A Hopeful Romantic? Yup, that would be me. I’ve referred to myself as a hopeless romantic for a long time but I’m not hopeless at all! So I decided to add some positivity. I’d like to share some of my lessons in love with you. And I hope that you can relate to the hopeful romantic part of me…

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