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What to wear to a gala? – Choose your favorite from 18 looks!

Galas come in different shapes and forms. The dress code for the New York city ballet gala was definitely formal but open to personal interpretation. Many women wore gowns, but also shorter dresses, pant suits or more regular evening dresses. I believe you can look great in both long and medium length gowns for an event […]

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Fun and games in The Netherlands and what we wore!

Whenever I’m in Haarlem I love catching up with my friends Greetje, Anja and Saskiaand we will do plenty of shopping and plenty of drinking (mostly coffee and tea though!). For this first outing I opted for a layered look as it was quite chilly in the morning. I’m also wearing both of my gray jackets. They are both […]

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14 ways to wear black and white in summer!

Black and white is as popular as ever and to inspire your black and white looks, have a look at these fabulous ladies! I don’t think all of these ladies are 40+ yet but all these looks are inspirational. 1. Black and white with skinnies A modern, yet comfortable look! 2. Simple & chic mini […]

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White out with blue suede booties

When I spotted these fabulous booties in the sale at SjoeShoes in my native town of Nijmegen, I knew the perfect outfit to wear with them. I really wanted to let them shine by going all white. This tunic has been a favorite since I first showed it to you and it’s proving to be a great versatile […]

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Sunday style inspiration: sheer looks! Which of these 6 outfits is your favorite?

Sheer can add a lot of interest to your clothes. It’s a great way to layer in summer and add interest with different textures. Here is how I wore sheer tops previously and sheer skirts like my black sheer skirt hereand here and a camel sheer skirt. Today let’s have a look at a few more sheer […]

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A navy blue draped dress for hot summer weather!

Here is another outfit that went with me on my 3 month trip. This draped blue dress is made from hemp and is light and breezy to wear, so perfect for the hot summer weather I experienced in Malaga, Spain. Of course it’s the perfect dress for Singapore too and I already wore it there several times. […]

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Sunday style inspiration: The fabulous Melanie

I arrived a bit earlier in Vancouver and had the opportunity to spend some time with Melanie, whom I introduced you to earlier in this style interview. She was one of the first women I interviewed and I have been following her online ever since. She is even more special in real life than she in […]

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23 colorful looks from the New York City ballet gala! What is your favorite?

What would you wear to a gala celebration? Would you wear neutral or opt for something bold and colorful? These women choose the latter option and chose to embrace color. Enjoy all these very diverse looks and styles and let me know which looks you like best! I have added a few comments of mine […]