STYLE: SHOPPING & FASHION

sneaker trends summer 2016

Today’s inspiration: sneaker trends

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All of these beauties below are from Otto.nl, where you can find a broad selection of trainers in brands varying from Adidas and Nike to Reebok and Converse. Take a look if you wish. I would say all these kicks are the perfect example of what I’d call ‘casual chic’ footwear. Classy…

Swarovski Every Medium Necklace

New in: Swarovski every medium necklace

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Meet the latest addition to my jewelry stash: the Swarovski Every Medium necklace. This stylish piece is bold, modern, and sophisticated. It features an on-trend gourmette chain in gold-plated metal and shines with clear crystal pavé. A timeless addition to your collection. The necklace measures 40 cm, so it’s the…

Blueprint mirrored sunglasses

Chase the sun with Blueprint

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When people think of Holland (at least those aware that it’s a country in Europe) they usually picture a flat country with windmills, tulips and lots of Gouda cheese. Weather-wise they’d probably think we have lots of rain and a lack of sunshine. The reality hits usually just minutes after…

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New in: Chloé Carlina

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Something new came in this week! Yeah, you read that right. Again, something new came in. But OH MY, this is really worth sharing with you guys. How freaking amazing are these Chloé Carlina sunglasses?! Out of this world if you ask me! Last year I was already on the…

Cluse all black watch

New in: CLUSE watch

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This baby came in a week or three ago. Oh yes, the CLUSE watches virus got me and I’ve been obsessing about these timepieces lately. They’re just the perfect mix between simplicity, elegance and edge. The watch I own is from their ‘La Bohème Full Black’ collection, which carries four all-black…

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Today’s inspiration: denim

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One of those things that never goes out of style. As I said earlier this week, denim is just one of those things that never goes out of style. Wearing denim has a certain expression, modesty, sex appeal and simplicity to it. It just always works. Hence, it’s not surprising…

denim culottes and choker

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Shocked and concerned.  What happened this morning in Brussels got me shocked and concerned. Several people have been killed and many more injured, I can’t believe all of this happened to so many innocent people. My thoughts are with the victims of these terrible attacks and with the people of…

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New in: Buddha to Buddha

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Designed in Amsterdam and handmade in Bali. Craftsmanship is the key to all Buddha to Buddha jewellery. Whether it’s a ring, a bracelet or a necklace, each piece is the result of a long and meticulous process involving creative minds, infinite patience and very steady hands. Hundreds of local Balinese…

FAB le Frique for Pieces

PIECES x Frederique’s choice

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Happy weekend! Hope you’re all having a great weekend so far. I’m currently in Chaudfontaine with le boy, just chilling in a hotel with a spa, a pool, you name it. We’re having a wonderful relaxing time together so far. Now that I’m spending loads of time offline and without…

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McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Roermond

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What a day it was!  You might have seen I spend the whole day at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Roermond yesterday. I had the honor of being invited to their VIP event (8-13 March 2016) and so can you! Just sign up as a Privilege Club member, receive your personal invitation by mail and get…

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New collab \\ Men At Work

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Hej you guys! It’s a sunny day here in Leiden! Love it when the sun comes softly through my window, really lightens me up. About two weeks ago I’ve received an e-mail from Antwerp about a collabostaion with G-Star and Men At Work. Back in the days when I was…

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Lazy. Lately I’ve been kinda lazy with shooting my looks outdoors. I know it’s much better to go out to shoot my outfit of the day, but the weather these days is making me prefer to stay in. I know I could force myself, I know, I know. Anyway, I…

OTTO.NL Nike sportswear

Today’s inspiration: sportswear

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Let’s get sporty!  One of my highlights of last year definitely was that I started doing sports again. You might remember I ran the short Damloop in September and how I was scared of failing at first. I started slowly back in August, ran for a few minutes and walked…

shoe spring trends 2016

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A brand new week. A quickie from me to you today, showing you my latest Omoda purchases (Ugg slippers and Unisa ankle boots). Damn you, sale. And damn, you last weekend, you went way too fast! Have a great new week anyway guys! Love, xx Fre

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New Season Favourite Essentials

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It’s time to make your wardrobe ready for Spring! Happy hump day guys! Hope you’ve had a great week so far! And since Spring is coming closer every day, I wanted to inspire you with three looks today. All looks are build around basics (a.k.a. wardrobe essentials), which I always…

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Can you smell the weekend?! Damn, it’s Thursday already, the weekend is near! #luvit I’m planning on dining out with my boyfriend’s best friend and his girl, which will be lots of fun I suppose. Until then, I still need to get a bunch of things from my to-do-list. How…

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Croc effect

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Crocs.  Certainly no Crocs in my house! I rather go for a black high top sneaker with a croc texture finish, like these ones from Barons Papillom – which are half price right now. You might have spotted in yesterday’s blog post already. I got a bunch of questions on if they ship…

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Nikes I want to have

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OK guys, another dilemma here. Hope you’ve had a great weekend! I had a wonderful time with my beloved friend, I missed her so much, I’m glad we found the time to catch up again. At times like these you realize how important and how special it is to have…

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Give it to me

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Just two things. Two things that I’ve been seeing and desiring ever since. If you could have one of these two items for free, what will it be? The oversized coat or the earrings? Happy Tuesday loves!  Find both items here: Coat in oversized fit – ASOS Tribal through earrings…

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Hej you! Just a quick update from me to you! I’m all fine, running errands in Amsterdam, and just sharing two Instagram images as of lately. Who do you like my new bags, loves? And how’s life on the other side of the screen today? Love, xx Fre Shop the…

Kiehl's skin care products

Kiehl’s

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Hello dearest readers! If you haven’t noticed, I’ve been on the skin care kick over the past several weeks. I purchased quite a few new all-natural and semi-natural, high quality skin care stuffies and I’m happy I took the time – plus the money – to do so! I discovered my hands…

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Swarovski x Miranda Kerr

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Meet the latest addition to my necklace family. Right after I picked the winner of the beautiful Love Tag necklace, it’s time to share another beautiful necklace with you. From an early age I’m pretty picky when it comes to necklaces. I don’t own that many and the ones I…

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Satin

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Shine Santa, shine! As the end of 2015 comes closer every day, it’s time to think about the what-to-wear question. What to wear this Christmas? What to wear on NYE? What to wear on any festive activity in between? Well, something I’ve been pretty obsessed with lately is shiny fabrics….

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GIFT GUIDE issue no. 3 + Surprise

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Customized gifts. The devil is in the details. Especially when it comes to gifting in my opinion. I cherry-picked some pieces that’ll bring your gifting skills to the next level this Christmas. If you’re looking for something that is just that more special and super unique, the answer is a right…