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baby, it’s cold outside

By Marlene | Published: 7. November 2012
If you looked at my wardrobe, you'd probably think I lived in London or somewhere that's equally tropical in the winter. Excuse me, London, tropical? Compared to Berlin: yes. Of course, I could just buy warmer clothes. And wouldn't that just be so... practical. How boring! Because "warm and practical" often translates into fashion that is incredibly boring. [...]
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By Marlene | Published: 28. September 2012
"Where do you see yourself five years from now?" I used to dread that question in job interviews. I could never quite figure out what the right answer should be. Because it probably wasn't what I could truthfully hope or say ("I see myself being... happy?"). And I don't think that's necessarily what they wanted to hear. So whatever I came up with in these [...]

hello, miss petersen

By Marlene | Published: 25. May 2012
I took some pictures of the lovely Melanie last week in the blazer James made for her (Why, you might wonder? Well, it's for James's new website and online shop. Coming soon!) But right now I want to tell you about Melanie's own label and online shop: Hello Petersen, where she sells "delightful things for everyday". Now, first of all, who doesn't want [...]
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