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Grey & Brown

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

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]


Sparkle Away

It's the sparkle time of the year! It's as though Xmas parties represent a zone for sparkling in the outfits. Combine the sparkle with a plain grey top, as I do here, or with jeans to down play and I think it's a great outfit. Skirt - made last year. … [Read More] about Sparkle Away

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In the times of working from home and digital meetings, my focus for outfits has been on the visual parts I e the tops. Kind of neglecting the lower parts. So you can imaging how odd it felt when I found myself looking for a new lower part in black. When I … [Read More] about Culottes

A Tiny Funky Detail

... not much of a change but check out the socks! Hey, they are visible. Which means you can actually spot the socks above the boot. This is for me a new detail and feels like a small funky one but changes the style of the outfit. Otherwise nothing … [Read More] about A Tiny Funky Detail

Weekend Style

Posing in between the weekend shores to show off my new mohair/wool vest. Thanks to my crafty sister I’m updating my styles with this hand knitted vest! All cred to her for the work! Blouse - Isabel Marant Vest - hand knitted by my sister Denim - … [Read More] about Weekend Style

Family Weekend

Out & about with the fam celebrating the best mother in law on her 85th birthday! And yes, we are all healthy, testing negative for COVID, keeping as much distance as possible with no hugging or kissing but still, yes we celebrate our 85 year old … [Read More] about Family Weekend

Blending In

Inspired by fall colors and suddenly I’m disappearing in the backdrop 😏 Wool knit - a days march Pants - Rodebjer Sneakers- Rizzo Please don’t pay attention to the pup minding his business 😳 … [Read More] about Blending In

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