What you loved in September

Presentation of my style recipe book How to dress for success in midlife, summary of what happened on the blog, and new OOTD

Meet the next generation of fashion designers

Prologue Last week, my friend's son accompanied her to work. After job shadowing his mom for more than half a day, he wanted to have suggestions to do something else. She and I were discussing some work logistics when that happened. She suggested that he would design a dress for me. Fashion inspiration On this [...]

Germans associate polka dots with Erich Kästner

When I wore this outfit my photographer said "Pünktchen und Anton". This is the title of a book written by Erich Kästner published in 1931 and filmed in 1953 and 1999. It is a story about a boy and a girl living in different social conditions in Berlin who become friends. Their friendship leads to [...]