All tagged Styling
Charlotte Gainsbourg was there first. Way before I became aware of Jane Birkin as a style icon, I thought Charlotte was the epitome of cool, even though I wouldn’t have used these words.
For the longest time I didn’t wear any jewelry. I always had the feeling it’s too much, clothes are enough. I had my ears pierced when I was a child, and I used to wear earring all the time, in fact me and my best friend in high school were notorious for wearing identical, extremely large earrings.
Besides my home, the Black Forrest, I have lived nowhere else longer than in Los Angeles. 12.5 years of my life I spent there, and like most people, I have a love-hate relationship with the city.
I have an extremely stylish friend from Nigeria, and every time I see her I admire her clothes, accessories, and everything else that she is carrying with her. It always pulls you in when someone knows exactly who they are stylistically I think, because nothing seems forced.
Summer is very reluctantly starting in the cities I’ve been in the past few weeks (New York and Berlin). Nevertheless, or maybe because of this delay, I am spending a bit of time looking at my summer wardrobe and reveling at the thought of actually wearing it.
The fascination with French style has been around forever, but before I start off I want to make clear what I mean when I say “French style.” There are definitely different interpretations around. This is what I mean: