• HOW TO DRESS FOR A COCKTAIL PARTY
    Style | 26 Jun 2013

    HOW TO DRESS FOR A COCKTAIL PARTY

      Last week I attended another formal event – a British Cocktail Party on the occasion of the birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II. We have even received an official Thank You letter from Buckingham Palace! The dresscode for a cocktail party is fairly clear: An elegant short dress No evening gowns, no summer beach dresses Length from just above to below the knee Popular materials include silk, satin and chiffon Any colour A LBD is appropriate, however not desired for a…

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    FABULOUS CLUTCH GIVEAWAY BY KLEIDOO
    Style | 22 Jun 2013

    FABULOUS CLUTCH GIVEAWAY BY KLEIDOO

    This glamourous black studded clutch can soon be yours! It is time for my first giveaway. by kleidoo and Lady of Style Bloggers naturally love shopping and especially online shopping. However, I love strolling through the city exploring unique shops and lovely boutiques – but it’s not that easy if you live on the countryside like I do. We don’t always have our favourite stores on our doorstep and usually they don’t have an online shop either. Here comes kleidoo,…

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    SUMMER IN BRIGHT NEON & OTHER STORIES
    Style | 20 Jun 2013

    SUMMER IN BRIGHT NEON & OTHER STORIES

    Glowing heat in Germany these days and I love it! Isn’t this bright neon just the right colour? My daughter surprised me with this wrap dress which she got from & other Stories in London. Recently they opened their first store in Berlin and online shopping is available in various European countries. Belonging to H&M their concept is a minimalistic line which often reminds me of COS yet more colourful and fresh. The colour speaks for itself and therefore I was very…

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    GARDEN PARTY IN TURQUOISE
    Style | 16 Jun 2013

    GARDEN PARTY IN TURQUOISE

    What do you wear to an afternoon garden party? The dress code was „Hawaiian Casual“. On my plan I had a maxi dress, being casual, stylish and very appropriate for an outdoor event in summer – but unfortunately the ordered dress didn’t fit at all…  not even my fabulous seamstress was able to help out this time.  Glad I found this turquoise boho style tunic in the back of my closet! I added a whole lot of arm candy in…

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    DREAMING OF A BURGUNDY HANDBAG
    Style | 12 Jun 2013

    DREAMING OF A BURGUNDY HANDBAG

    Going through my regular blogs, I stopped by at Veronica’s Bittersweet Colours and immediately fell in love with her new burgundy Phillip Lim 31-hour bag. Isn’t that an amazing bag and colour? Unfortunately it is a bit above my budget but if there is anyone out there thinking about a Birthday- oder Christmas gift… just kidding 😉 My purple shift dress is only a bit lighter but my vintage bag which I bought in Italy many years ago is probably…

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