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Twenties glam and bitterballen at the ELLE Style Awards

Twenties glam and bitterballen at the ELLE Style Awards

Jan 14, 2012 |  by  |  Fashion

Thursday evening was a magical evening; it was the evening of the ELLE Style Awards. The 'Roaring Twenties' themed evening promised to be a chic night that would take us back to the mysterious 1920s. And très chic it was! Held in the beautiful Scheepvaartmuseum it literally breathed roaring twenties. Under a starry sky with mysterious lights, flapper girls served the drinks, subtle sounds of the twenties played in the background, and the guests looked like they flew in from the mysterious time age. (..more)

Go treasure hunting at the IJ-Hallen

Go treasure hunting at the IJ-Hallen

Dec 9, 2011 |  by  |  Event, Fashion

The IJ-hallen (IJ-halls) is one of my favourite places for finding vintage treasures. I know, when you first see the IJ-Hallen it isn’t love at first sight. It’s nothing like walking into small cosy vintage shop with loads of lovely vintage treasures. But believe me, there’s much to be discovered! When I ask people around me about the IJ-Hallen they only vaguely know what the concept is, so it’s time to fill you in with all the information about this concept and send you guys off to this vintage-budget-place. (..more)