Weimaraner puppy swimming

How about going offline?

When was the last time you left your phone at home, or turned off the internet? The last time you didn’t look at Facebook for a week, your email for a few days or Instagram for a few hours? It’s hard. I know. Recently I started putting my phone away…

strappy jumpsuit in black

Black strappy jumpsuit

I have a new crush. Sometimes you find a piece of clothing that totally suits your style and personality. If you’re like me, you enjoy wearing sophisticated, yet carefree items. Plus: the kinds of pieces suited to your style will vary from French elegance to the realism of street style. This bustier…

G-star Elwood in grey

Urban inspired shoot

Hope you’ve all had a great weekend, ladies (and gents)! Already quite some time ago I did this urban inspired shoot in Arnhem for a feature in a magazine of Men At Work in Belgium. Although these images are not my style in terms of the way they are edited,…

Ecco Tøffel black

Flip flopping 2.0 – ECCO Tøffel

You might have spotted this pair of flip flops on my social media already. These ‘flip flops’ are not just your average pair of flip flops. I mean, an ordinary flip flop usually gives me a blister right away. I don’t know what it is, but I keep on buying…

Woolrich Prescott Parka

Dare to parka

Well guys, I think I just found my go-to parka for this season. A reversible kimono parka from Woolrich with a unique print. Have you ever heard of Woolrich? Woolrich parkas are iconic all over the world. Synonym of style, quality and comfort it’s a must-have in everyone’s wardrobe. The specific one…

wolford coat

When things are rough

Just a note to myself today. When things are rough, turn to your positivity and creativity. Learn to create something beautiful from hardship. How we survive is how we see things in our minds. If we are negative we will always experience more hardship. S0 even in the toughest situations,…

review on using PMD microdermabrasion

Review: PMD microdermabrasion + a discount code!

For beauty and skin care fans like me, the transition to Spring and Summer can be hard on our skin. We start uncovering our bodies once again, freeing them of those cosy layers of warmer clothes. The skin we kept hidden for so long is now suddenly visible for the eye…

bikini selection otto.nl

Today’s inspiration: bikini mode on!

Have you already invested in a new poolside bikini uniform? It’s time to get your ‘kini mode on to find the perfect summer bikini! All beautiful pieces below are from Otto.nl, where you’ll definitely find yourself the bikini that fits your style and body best. Which one of the ones I’ve…

my makeup routine after Accutane

My makeup routine after Accutane (isotretinoin)

Frederique, what’s your my makeup routine after Accutane (isotretinoin)? After receiving comments on how healthy my skin looks, I thought it was about time to tell you more about my current makeup routine. I’ve been using Accutane for over 1,5 years after having terrible genetic acne from an early age….

lightweight denim tie shorts L.K.Bennett

Lightweight denim suit from L.K.Bennett

Oh sunny Saturdays in May, you’re my favorite. The ultimate time for bare legs once again. Still need to get me some tan, but oh well, a bare leg is a bare leg and I just like the contrast of bar skin and a beautiful fabric like this lightweight denim…

summer dresses inspiration boho

Today’s inspiration: summer dresses

The clock is ticking and summer is about to make its grand comeback. Thus, it’s thé time to start looking for a perfect summer dress or two. Printed bohemian maxi or a shift in solid black, all styles below from Otto.nl are a perfect match with sunkissed skin and bare…

choker and ruffled top

Chokers, ruffles and block heels

My obsession with chokers, ruffles and block heels has been massive this season. I kind of wonder how I ever disliked wearing anything with ruffles. A little ruffle just seems to go so well with an edgy choker and a 70s block heel. You know I’m a big fan of…

leather look jacket

Black leather-look whipstitch jacket

Happy new week! You’ve had a great weekend? Here’s another look for you guys today. The black leather-look whipstitch jacket I’m wearing is from River Island’s latest collection. It features two side pockets and an interesting whipstitch detail. I thought it was the perfect starting point for a look with…

baby pink dress, summer dress

Pink dress & white velcro trainers

Here’s what I was wearing the day before yesterday. A baby pink dress together with a pair of white velcro trainers. The perfect combination of girly meets sporty if you ask me and such a gorgeously summery color combo. The dress I’m wearing features a woven lace, scalloped edges and…

how to spice up a white blouse

Spice up a white blouse

How to spice up a white blouse? A plain white blouse couldn’t be more basic, so how to style it into an interesting look? Well, to me a dare devil shoe is the way to go. Go for a lace up heel, preferably a flatform like I’m wearing today, or a…

pastel pink peg trousers

Pastel pink peg trousers

Meet my beloved pastel pink peg trousers. I know, it’s bare legs weather over here as we speak. But since ‘here’ = Holland, we’d better prepare ourselves for some temperature drops to come soon. So for today, as depressing as it might sound, some inspiration on what to wear when the…