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Classic Summer Dress

Once in a while the classic summer dress is out from the wardrobe. This is such an occasion, or rather lack of occasion. Just a plain ordinary business day. Fabric - Marimekko Design and fabrication - Charlotte … [Read More]

Asymmetrical Skirt

Remember my asymmetrical skirt from last year. From COS, in cotton - cool and with a statement yet versatile and easy to wear. See here. Love to wear it with my sleeveless top from Nygårdsanna. … [Read More]

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Charlotte’s Fashion Blog

This blog is about me and my take on style and fashion for professional women, how to reinvent and style your office wear without constantly buying new clothes and by honoring quality and love of textile!

I will explore how to create new outfits from your regular closet staples. How do you reinvent yourself and your wardrobe when you don’t have time, or money, to shop?

The title of the blog is chosen with a wink to Diana Vreeland, former fashion journalist at Harper’s Bazar and editor-in-chief at Vogue, who was a classy, original maverick who thought out of the box before anyone even knew there was a box.

Not even pretending to be anything like her, I still hope that the title can instill some inspiration and sparkle, some ‘Why don’t you?’ … [Read More]


This Seasons Black Skirt

For me it will be the aline skirt in the granny length... i e over the knee. I bought this skirt on sale in February, perfect all through spring and summer and now I'm turning it into my no 1 winter skirt too. Styled with boots, black leather and the … [Read More]

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Sunday Business Is Trekking Business

Combining trekking with swimming in the mountain lakes. Due to the spectacular warmth this summer the temperatures in the lakes are unheard of and never experienced before! Absolutely lovely! and also absolutely scary with regard to global warming and what … [Read More]

Minimalistic Silver Earrings

Updated outfits can be accomplished with something so simple as new earrings. I have had my eyes set on a pair of hoops but once out shopping for them I ended up with a variation of the hoops more on the sleek pending side. I guess this form suits me … [Read More]

Polkadots Styled For Summer

The polka dot skirt from the spring styled for summer with a simple white tee and summer slip in sandals. Me being a pants person, honestly, right now I just long for a style including pants! ;) Have a lovely Thursday! … [Read More]

Yoga Every D*** Day

For me vacation time is also having more time for yoga! My daily routine keeps me sane, during work weeks as well as during vacation time. The only difference between the tow is that I don't have to get up so damn early during vacations and my yoga space … [Read More]

Versatile Black Skirt

The black satin skirt that I wear for office can easily be converted to a more relaxed style if styled with a linen shirt tied in the waist. Style completed with slip-in sandals and ready to go to dinner at friends in the middle of the week. Have a … [Read More]

Summer In The City

This summer is a summer for dresses! Love it! I get to wear all my dresses including this one from Kerber! Love the sleek cut of the dress, the feminine sleeves and deep cleevage! I even had to buy a new bra for it not to show as much. Didn’t succeed … [Read More]

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