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wish list! edda mann from konk

By Marlene | Published: 19. November 2014
Spruced-Wishlist-EddaMann-Konk When I thought about doing a Christmas giveaway with my favourite shops, Konk was at the top of my list. Not simply because it’s a store that supports Berlin designers, but also because the owner Edda is such a knowledgable, cool and fun woman. Here’s her wish list (I’m going to have a word with Santa about that Isabell de Hillerin coat...) Edda [...]

wish list! cécile roederer from smallable

By Marlene | Published: 12. November 2014
Spruced-Wishlist-CecileRoederer-Smallable „I can’t remember the last time I was looking forward to Christmas this much,“ James said the other day. And I feel the same way. It’s going to be the little one’s first Christmas and just thinking about all the things Arlo’s going to enjoy about it – looking at fairy lights, munching on wrapping paper, pulling baubles from the Christmas tree [...]

fall favourites

By Marlene | Published: 3. November 2014
Spruced-FallFavourites-Portrait Golden leaves, hot chocolate on the sofa, stews that last for days and a soft light that makes everything and everyone look better – this is the time of year when I forget what winter is like in Berlin, because fall is putting on a magic show. Soon enough, I’ll have to think about wrapping myself in ten layers of thermal underwear, but for now I’m enjoying [...]

arm candy

By Marlene | Published: 27. October 2014
Spruced-JamesCastle-MetallicMarleneClutch-Sale So maybe I’m a little biased, but I think „The Marlene“ clutch is the perfect evening bag. Especially in metallic. Especially at half price. Jup, James Castle is having a 50% sale of the clutches in metallic blue, pink, mint, green and – my favourite – copper. They’re now €87,50 instead of €175. And by the way, it’s Christmas in two months. [...]

interview: alex from fair-a-porter

By Marlene | Published: 17. October 2014
Spruced-AlexBohn-Fairaporter I’m cleaning up my closet. Or rather: cleaning out. It wasn’t what I was aiming for. Quite the opposite. After a year of wearing the same ten pieces over and over and over again, I wanted something fresh. To spend some money and get a whole new wardrobe. I just wanted to check first what I actually had in my closet (pregnancy = forgetfulness). Turns out [...]