... from a three week stay in the mountains over new year! Out of the three weeks we had a couple of days with a winter scenery that made my heart sing with joy! Although it was very cold we could ski the mountain as there was practically no winds. How … [Read More] about Refueling
Why don’t you?
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]
One of my best investments ever has turned out to be this suede skirt. Nude, midi length bought around 2002. First wave of wear and tear was for 5 years, rested for a couple of years to recur 3 years ago. I can remember my doubts about the color - I … [Read More] about The Suede Skirt
Vaccin is coming, sunshine, and some snow on the ground - depending on where you're watching there is light in the tunnel. Back from skiing and feeling a bit invigorated, I did an investment in a new pair of denims. Never have had this light colored … [Read More] about Is There Light In The Tunnel
When in the mountains, wear your puffer! Especially with temperatures reaching minus - in Fahrenheit! I was so so happy for my puffer the days we had -23 degrees Celsius/-1 degrees Fahrenheit! The puffer that has been ‘resting’ in the closet this mild … [Read More] about Winter Style
Sun’s out, we’re out! First sun in December! Out to indulge! This is my outdoor style this winter I e look for what is not... No puffer (too warm), rain proof jacket ( too much rain), sturdy winter boots that works in rain (and shine...). A beanie … [Read More] about Sun’s Out
In my slippers I'm taking on another day of zoom meetings and WFH. Counting the days to xmas break... In my family we're isolating right now as we are making plans för xmas and visiting our elderly parents... So there's no option but to WFH. Luckily … [Read More] about WFH part infinity….
... or rather slippers. Cozy, warm and gentle like a hug! Will I ever be wearing heels again? From Inukii … [Read More] about New WFH Shoes
Inspired by the November outdoor colors, I combined the for me un foreseen colors, brown and grey. My sisters hand knitted vest bringing in some new energy to the otherwise old and well used items. No shopping from my side as WFH rules my days and I … [Read More] about Grey & Brown