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How to properly store your stuff

How to properly store your stuff

If you’re using this time to clean out your closet, you might also want to make sure that you properly store the items that you’re keeping. It’ll increase their lifespan and keep them in pristine condition.

 

Seasonal items

With spring and summer right around the corner, you no longer need your winter coat or your warm, fluffy sweaters. These are items that take up a lot of space and I therefore recommend using vacuum bags. Fill them with clothes, pillows, or blankets, and use the vacuum to clear out all the air. The bags keep your clothes dry and...


Dresscode guide

Dresscode guide

Even though we’re still locked inside for the foreseeable future, there will come a day when life will return to normal. People will again stroll along boulevards, dress up for sunny afternoons in the park, wear their Sunday best for outdoor weddings, and will send invitations for parties with dress codes. In this blogpost, I will teach you all about those dress codes, so you’ll be ready for your themed summer party!

The dress codes most suitable for summer parties are Tenue de Ville, Summer Chic, Festival Chic, Cocktail, and Ibiza Chic.

 

Tenue de Ville

Tenue de Ville is...


What to wear when working from home

What to wear when working from home

With life mostly happening from home nowadays, meetings no longer take place in the office, but via Skype or Zoom. And while it’s very tempting to never change out of your comfy pajamas, walking around in your lounge-wear all day will not bring out the best in your productivity-wise. So how exactly do you make the most of this WFH-period?

 

By getting dressed.

As you associate your loungewear with lazy Sundays, it’s very hard to change your mindset to a go-get-‘em one. If you’re aiming for a productive day, get dressed in the morning! Act as if you’re going...


Fashion in times of Corona

Fashion in times of Corona

Whoever said ‘2020 is going to be a year to remember!’ probably didn’t have a global quarantine in mind. But, alas, we’re grounded by our government until further notice.

These are trying times, but we should make the best of it. When else do you have all the time in the world to watch all the movies you wanted to watch, read all the books you wanted to read, or finally clean out your closet/basement/garage?

If you’re still not bored enough to start cleaning, here’s the best fashion movies...


Free shipping

Free shipping

Free shipping, free returns!

My 2020 resolution is to kick my habit of online shopping.

Why, you might ask? Because all our online shopping is detrimental to the environment.

Online shopping is a hobby of mine: an infinite number of shoes, dresses, and whatnot, discount codes, free shipping and returns, long return windows, and, most importantly, no people. I’m not alone in my love for online shopping: in the Netherlands alone, in the first half of 2019, there were 125 million online purchases.

125 million packages that need to be delivered. 125 million packages, of which half are returned.

This has...