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white summer dresses

By Marlene | Published: 19. June 2016
When I went to see my friend Mirjana at the Closed headquarters in Hamburg recently – I’ll be showing you the pictures from my visit soon, but let me tell you this already: I wanted to pull up in a van and steal all of the amazing furniture from their showrooms for our new apartment –, it happened to be the first truly hot day of the summer. Within 15 [...]

basics: the grey sweatshirt

By Marlene | Published: 30. May 2013
Here's another one of my favourite basics. Although I should say, my ONLY basic at the moment. I've been wearing this grey sweatshirt almost non-stop in the past few weeks, as summer has decided to go on holiday, presumably somewhere far far away. I'm fairly certain that I actually wore a scarf – a scarf! – the day I bought this sweater. It's from the [...]

at ease

By Marlene | Published: 4. July 2012
As I'm typing this, my feet are up on a chair, still aching a little bit from last night. I threw on some heels for the opening party (well, parties) of fashion week. Which felt good - until I got out of the last cab and hobbled down the street towards home. That's when I wished I'd worn a cool pair of boots and a denim overall like Laura. Such a great, easy [...]