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Shopping vintage & antiques in Reykjavik. Part 2

I know it’s been 2 years since I wrote the Shopping vintage & antiques in Reykjavik Part 1 post, but if anything, I only got to discover new places to shop vintage meanwhile. Sadly Friða Frænka, the antique shop mentioned … Continue reading

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How to keep stylish when travelling to Iceland

Every other fashion website or blog I read has an article on “How to dress like a French woman” or how to dress like whatever other nationality out there. And I agree, achieving that effortless French look is a goal … Continue reading

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A Compendium Of Books For The Eccentric

I have been reading quite a lot lately, blame it on the Icelandic winter & the darkness, on the fact that I travelled quite a bit lately & books shops are my no.1 go-to places, or even on the excitement … Continue reading

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Miss Peregrine at the Lighthouse

I recently bought a Kindle. Finally, right? Well I can´t say I always wanted one because I didn´t really; in fact, given how I love vintage clothes, antique cards, all sorts of other old things and writing letters rather than emails, … Continue reading

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And a Happy New Year

Here are the two outfits that I got to wear for the New Year´s Eve; I wore three all in all but for the last one, which I slipped into after 2AM, I did not get to take pictures and it … Continue reading

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Reigning Halloween

“I’m a princess cut from marble, smoother than a storm. And the scars that mark my body, they’re silver and gold.” As never before, this year I have been way to busy to put a lot of thinking into the … Continue reading

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Brilliant and “make-upless” for brunch!

Although the pictures might say differently, I am not going to start preaching about the importance of breakfast or brunch or even lunch – if that is the first meal of your day, after all, who am I to say … Continue reading

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The one about make-up

Although not such a huge fan of make-up (clothes and fashion take too much of my time), I have developed a very budget-friendly make-up routine that fits me perfectly, is easy to use (I really don´t have patience to “paint” … Continue reading

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A Royal state of mind

  I believe that at one point or another any girl dreams about being a princess and as you grow up this obsession might not go away. However after passing a particular age, wands and tiaras are no longer socially acceptable, … Continue reading

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Pre-birthday Preparations

  This year I decided to have a pre-birthday and a birthday! Luckily enough, yesterday was a day off and what better use for a day than to make it an extension to ones birthday? Although I used the whole day … Continue reading

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