Category Archives: Brilliant Matters

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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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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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 trip to Grasse-the capital of perfumes

Have you read Patrick Suskind´s book “The Perfume”? Or maybe you have seen the movie: Perfume – the story of a murderer? If you haven´t, I highly recommend it, it is a somewhat creepy story portraying a serial killer whose … Continue reading

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The bar project

Ever since the craziness with Pinterest started, and it was very early in my case, I wanted a bar cart. I mean, every chic house has one and my house is definitely as chic as it can get, therefore a … Continue reading

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Christmas Wish List

Haven´t really had much time for anything lately, but of course I had time to create a Wish List for Christmas. These are just few of the things that I want, aside from this there is also a Queen Marie … Continue reading

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Don`t panic

It has been almost two months now since starting this new site and since every experience can be turned into a learning one, here is what i learned from it: 1. Mistakes attract attentions more than good thing sometimes, so … Continue reading

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