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Another Grey Day

... grey outside and styled all grey - no wonder it contaminates the spirit... No xmas feeling at all yet! Can't wait for it to start coming at me! Pants - Hope Knit, three quarter sleeves - Hope Lace-up boots - Footlight The hint of ruffles from a … [Read More]

Style Up The Denims

I do it with my Chanel style jacket from Gerard Darrel! Combining the dark blue in the denim with the burgundy of the jacket. The top can't really be seen but it's a leo pattern in dark blue and burgundy! Denim - Dagmar Boots - Whyred … [Read More]

Why don’t you?

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]


A Glimpse On The New Pieces – FW 15/16 my closet that is. Mid-way into the FW 15/16 season I had this urge to go through my additions for the season. Perhaps initiated by the question - now that I run this blog, do I buy more clothes? I wish the honest answer is no, and I think that's the … [Read More]

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Detailing The All Black

The all black outfit might have small and subtle details! Here are mine; Silver earrings (in a December tired face...) Glitter socks (hardly discoverable above the lace-up boots) … [Read More]

Dress Up

Remember the dress I bought in August? Here it is again but styled with knee high boots for winter! Dress - & other stories Boots - vintage … [Read More]

Puffer Times

My puffer this winter is green, oversized and super light! And, I might add, super warm! Matching up with a hand knitted hat that my sister was kind enough to offer me! My contribution was the yarn... bought in Milan in October! Have to admit my sister … [Read More]

Belting It Up

Yes by adding a belt - it's an easy way to spice up the plaid blazer to something new! Blazer - Tiger Denim - Rag and Bone … [Read More]

Why Not Continue With The Same Story

... yes why not? Because it bores me to death?! I have to start by saying that I do love my wide legged pants, the feminine blouse with a little ruffle at the neck and my light grey cardigan - and the style made from these pieces together! But! This season … [Read More]

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