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Monthly Archives: August 2016

fashion’s night out giveaway

By Marlene | Published: 31. August 2016
Spruced-Giveaway-VoguesFashionNightOut-SonyTablet I forgot to mention one other thing in my previous post that I’ve learnt to excel at as a mother: Online shopping. It has the advantage that 1) online shops are never closed, 2) you can’t lose your kid in an online shop and therefore won’t have to crawl around the store, trying to make out a pair of size 23 trainers running away from you between clothes [...]

five of the best || caftans

By Marlene | Published: 7. August 2016
Spruced-FiveOfTheBest-Caftans-2 I’m spending my summer vacation on the Baltic Sea this year. Which isn’t going to stop me from packing at least one caftan. You might think that’s needlessly optimistic. But! The caftan is a piece of clothing that’s cause for optimism. The main reason being that nothing is easier to wear in the summer, whether you’re in Berlin, on a small Danish island [...]

a month in fashion (and other stuff) #7

By Marlene | Published: 5. August 2016
Spruced-Amif-7 Two more days and we’re of to Denmark for a week of hanging out at my parents’ summer house, eating soft ice by the liter and building sand castles that Arlo will surely demolish with his incredible two-year-old energy – and my goodness, is he two at the moment! The weather forecast is for 18 degrees, cloudy with a chance of rain. I’m packing my new [...]