• A HINT OF NEON
    Style | 10 Feb 2013

    A HINT OF NEON

    The neon trend has been around for a while and will be up and coming even more this spring and summer. A bright neon yellow for my age group? Well, at least not in big doses for me. Less is more.  However, if you get the right balance by adding bold colours to neutral, sophisticated pieces you can create a modern and stylish appearance at any age! Be careful with neon high heels or nail varnish as both can easily look…

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    VINTAGE
    Style | 30 Jan 2013

    VINTAGE

      Temperatures have been mild these days but there is still ice and snow. Sorry for repeating myself but I am so ready for spring and summer!  My outfit for the office today: I paired a long sleeve summer dress with one of my favourite blazers and leather boots. I like the soft suede texture of this jacket which I own for about 20 years. Some pieces never go out of style and I love wearing it with jeans and…

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    PRINTED BLUE SKIRT
    Style | 26 Jan 2013

    PRINTED BLUE SKIRT

    I am a real summer person and can’t wait until the days increase in length, the sun will be stronger and temperatures get warmer and I can get my dresses and skirts out again. However, that will take a while here in the Bavarian mountains as we still have snow… so I have no choice but wearing my new printed skirt with thicker opaque tights. Ich bin ein absoluter Sommertyp und warte sehnsüchtig darauf, dass die Tage länger, die Sonne…

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    AGE APPROPRIATE DRESSING
    Style | 25 Jan 2013

    AGE APPROPRIATE DRESSING

    In my age group – I just finished my fourties – you will sooner or later come across so-called „age appropriate dressing“.  Does it mean no more colour? No more cleavage? No more short skirts? Sounds like no more fun… Of course that is not what „age appropriate“ means – it is all about the right mix and match! I have to admit I am not a fan of the „pink hat“ idea… Just because you have the freedom to…

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    EMERALD GREEN
    Style | 08 Jan 2013

    EMERALD GREEN

    The Oantone Institute has announced the colour of the year 2013: Emerald GreenWhile green symbolises nature, freshness, inexperience and hope, this jewel toned green is characterised as sophisticated, lively and radiant. Das Pantone Institut hat die Farbe Emerald Green – Smaragdgrün – zur Farbe 2013 gekürt. Während Grün Natur, Frische, Unerfahrenheit und Hoffnung verkörpert, steht dieses brilliante Grün für mondän, lebendig und strahlend. It is a very new and exciting colour to come in fashion this year. Do you like…

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