Basic Bliss 14

The first days of spring. Perfect bliss. Here’s a first spring look (hello bare ankles!) with some of my favorite basics…


A perk of this longer stay on Paris is that I can get as many tastes of its cultural menu as my stomach can handle. Since my studio is wonderfully close to the beautiful Musée d’Orsay, it was an obvious choice for the first box checked…


Cake and fashion. As far as a combo guaranteeing a lovely Sunday goes, it doesn’t get much better than that. At least in my sugar-craving, dresses-loving opinion :) Last week I had the pleasure of experiencing exactly that combo, when a few of Ghent’s finest fashion entrepreneurs assembled at a picturesque venue in Lochristi for the third edition of “Taart + Textiel”. I hadn’t had the chance to attend one of the previous editions, so this year I was determined… Read more »


It’s ok to be a little picky every now and then. Sometimes, you’re looking for something that’s exactly right and will be satisfied with nothing less. Even though some people might not understand how one can spend hours researching the bést electrical shaver out there (I’m not kidding, I’ve seen it happen in my own home :) ) or that perfect pair of black pumps (“they all look the same to me” euhm…come again?), it’s your prerogative to do so…. Read more »