Animal Love

For all of you out there who own an animal, they know what I am talking about. About the love of an animal, that unconditional love no matter what. The designers, for the past seasons, have perfected that animal love. You just know that you love the Burberry trench to death, and it loves you … Continue reading

Shopping mania

Just recently (or not so recently) I went to London for business and tagged on a day of shopping. Something I’ve wanted to do for a while – go to Bicester Village which promises to be another shoppers haven. The way to do it really is to book the Chauffeur Drive, which is a luxury … Continue reading

London calling

I am a lot in London these days – on business. However, there is always a little bit of time here and there to do some shopping and go into the city. I absolutely adore London, however, Londoners are a bit funny in some ways. The other day when I was at Selfridges for a … Continue reading

Is it Winter yet?

After a quick stint to the Arctics I did the opposite not long thereafter – I went to Australia for a bit of sun and warmth – and observed the same as in Lapland – clothes for the wrong season. In the case of Australia, where it is summer now (and temperatures of 30+ degrees … Continue reading

Is it Spring yet?

For a couple of years now I have noticed a fashion world phenomenon. A few years back I went skiing in Colorado in January, and as part of the package I did a day of retail therapy at an outlet village. That particular day it was snowing like crazy and the temperature hovered around -5 … Continue reading

On the road again

Over the past week, I have been traveling again. In a relatively short period of time I went to Frankfurt, London, and Madrid. Naturally I did a lot of fashion spotting and comparing, and London comes out as the winner by far. I have to say that London inspires me a great deal. Anything goes … Continue reading

Great shopping destination

Last weekend I went to Maastricht to visit friends. Maastricht is an awesome city in so many ways. I think it’s one of my most favorite cities in Europe. There are a lot of Michelin-starred restaurants in and around Maastricht, and Gault Millau had a field day there, too. The restaurant where we had the … Continue reading

Are the 90s back?

I am currently in London, on business, where I discovered something that I had not seen in a while. As a matter of fact, I have not seen it since the early 90s in Boston. So I ask myself – are the 90s back, or what’s up with that!? Well, you might ask yourself two … Continue reading

Shopping Tips

Now that I have finally gotten over the Fashion Week afterglow, I can continue what I’ve started before – namely introducing you to my “Queen of Internet shopping” secrets. Given the current exchange rates, shopping in the States is better than ever. And yes, I have already included the shipping costs. One of my very … Continue reading

Queen of Internet shopping

Yes, it finally has arrived – the next list off my fashion bucket list. So far: Louis Vuitton bag – check Prada boots – check Manolo Blahnik pumps – check Armani sunglasses – check And now…. Burberry trench coat – CHECK!!!! And it came at a bargain, too. So how is this possible, you ask. … Continue reading