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How to add color to a black and white outfit

I have gravitated more towards neutrals this season, but that also means I need to have the right accessories to add color to my outfits. You have seen most of the pieces in this outfit before but what makes it different and more interesting is the addition of this colorful statement necklace. This necklace ticks […]

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the Ailey Spirit Gala – choose your favorite from these 10 looks!

For your Sunday style inspiration this week, enjoy these looks from the Ailey Spirit Gala in New York. 1. Colorful Pamela Zilly looks gorgeous in a multicolored dress. 2. Simple & sweet Lovely combination of pink and white with gorgeous shoes. 3. Hip black and white A unique black and white ensemble accessorized with red. 4. Suited […]

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How to pack for a 3 month trip?

I have often written about how I pack and how I create little capsule wardrobes to create a great variety of outfits for a holiday. But how do you pack for a trip of 3 months that has a multitude of activities across 2 continents in various climates? Ideally you want to pack little capsules for each of […]

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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 […]