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By Marlene | Published: 1. December 2011
I first met Alexa when I was preparing a story about women who love a piece of clothing so much, they buy it over and over again - true collectors. Alexa loves white blouses. After I finished the story, I decided: I'll have to come back one day and take pictures of the other clothes she loves. (more…)
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By Marlene | Published: 27. September 2011
"Got some new boots to show you". That was all the email from my friend Marie said and all I needed to hear to take my camera to her place. Although I wasn't surprised to find lots of great things in her wardrobe to take pictures of, not just the boots. (more…)
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By Marlene | Published: 26. August 2011
We had met a few times before, but Steffi and I really got to know each other on my very first day at a new job. We were going to share an office. Before I even had time to put down my bag and get nervous about being the new girl once again, she got up from her chair, hugged me and said: "I'm so happy you're here!" It didn't matter to her that we were practically [...]
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By Marlene | Published: 20. June 2011
I've been looking forward to taking these pictures for a long time. In fact, there isn't a wardrobe I've been wanting to photograph more. Okka and I have known each other for close to eight years. A lot has happened in that time. We moved cities. We met the men in our lives. She had her daughter Fanny and I became a godmother. Okka is no longer the blonde [...]
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By Marlene | Published: 28. March 2011
If I could raid anyone's shoe closet, it would be Elisabeth's. There are the Chloé ankle boots, the Isabel Marant pumps, the Alaia booties, the Porselli ballerinas. She doesn't have hundreds of pairs, she just has exactly the ones that everyone else ends up admiring. Same goes for the jewellry. In the months we spent working together last year, she wore [...]
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