Slides for life

Acne Studios Tessey slides, a perfect alternative to the classic Gucci ones.


Say Hello to my new slides. I have been craving the Gucci ones for a while but I must say I really love the square toes on these ones and also the fact that they are so simple without any logo or anything. Sometimes less definitely is more.

Perfect for the London weather at the moment! Get them HERE








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Red slingbacks and red lips – A perfect Christmas party look

My Christmas look, red lips and red shoes. Suede slingbacks from Next, denim and tee from Cos, jewelry from House of Hennie.

I don't enjoy dressing up for parties anymore, I love dressing up for occasions (hey, it's what I do) but when it comes to more formal things I lose my interest. First of all, I refuse to buy something I might only wear two times a year and I much rather invest in a nice pair of shoes or a cashmere jumper. I guess I rather put my effort in an everyday casual wear that an evening gown. So this year I have two Christmas party to attend, lucky me and I'm not complaining but the what-to-wear stresses me. Well, it did until I cracked the code.

It is spelled RED SHOES & RED LIPSTICK. I mean no matter what you would wear no one can accuse you of not looking Christmasy right? I got these amazing suede slingbacks from NEXT and I know they will save me this season. Thank you Next!

What I would pair them with? I actually have no idea, I'm leaning towards black leather trousers, a simple top, and jewelry from House of Hennie, obviously.


Shoes / Next KLICK

Denim and T-shirt/ COS

Earrings and ring / House of Hennie KLICK



Four accessories essentials I would never go on holiday without

Ok, so there are few things and bringing to both my holiday in Turkey and South of France.


Four accessories essentials I would never go on holiday without. The strawhat, this one is from a market in south of France.

It's stylish and it protects both you and your hair from the sun, a must in warmer climates.


Four accessories essentials I would never go on holiday without. Gold jewelry is a must on your summer holidays.

I'm a gold jewelry kinda girl, and in the summer I want them bigger and chunkier. The more the merrier.


Four accessories essentials I would never go on holiday without. The tanned brown leather sandals.

Black in all its glory, nothing beats a tanned foot in a brown leather sandal. For me, it just adds to that natural holiday vibe I'm always aiming for. Plus it goes well with your natural skin color.


Four accessories essentials I would never go on holiday without. The straw bag to bring to the beach and dinner.

A straw bag is easy to carry all your beach essentials in and chic enough to bring on your dinner after the beach. It's basically the only bag you need for your holiday, in different sizes, shapes, and colors obviously.

What do you bring on your holiday?



The best slides on the high street right now for under fifty pound

Brown leather slides from hm and So it goes magazine

When I grew up there weren't that many sandals out there ( or maybe I just wasn't that into them?). Sandals or flipflops were something you bought last minute before your holiday and then threw away, you didn't really invest in a sandal and most important, they weren't really fashion pieces. Until today.

For me the sandals have evolved from being a holiday thing to a statement shoe you can wear everywhere even in the big cities. I must say it feels good wearing a flat shoe that airs your feet on a hot day and still makes you feel fashionable!

Here you go, my favorite slides from the high street right for under fifty pounds, go go go!

best slides on the highstreet under fifty poundStarting from top left. Watermelon leather slides/Topshop HERE, White crossover slides/ Office HERE, Satin lilac slides/ Mango HERE (ON SALE!!), Feather slides/ Mango HERE (ON SALE!!), Leather slides/ H&M HERE



The story about the golden shoes and why everybody should own a pair


There is an old Swedish song from the eighties where the Swedish band Herreys are singing about golden shoes, ask any Swede, we are all familiar with that song. To sum it up the song kind of goes like this: Diggiloo Diggiley everybody's looking at me when I am walking in my golden shoes, I'm always flying in my golden shoes, I wish everybody had a pair of golden shoes" and so on and so on. Basically, the whole song is about how wonderful you can feel in golden shoes. I didn't get it thirty years ago, but I get it now since I got myself a pair. Everybody need a pair of golden shoes!!! What an eye catcher and what a statement shoe, I don't think ever I received so many compliments for a shoe.

As you can see on the picture above, with those kinds of shoes you can go really simple in the rest of the outfit, here worn with ripped vintage Levis 501 jeans. You are after all wearing gold and you don't want to overdo it.


Get the golden shoes HERE



Loafers – A must in every shoe wardrobe


I really have a thing for loafers lately. Fist of all they are comfortable and at the moment I have a bit of a problem with aching feets so I chose comfort over; looking tall in heels.

When it comes to styling its super east to style them as well. Personally, I prefer to go the old school way and wear them with a pair of denim, but you can easily pair them either a dress, a skirt or a pair of culottes. Littery everything, so a good investment in your shoe wardrobe I must say. The one above I got from Topshop and I love that they are a bit more fun than the classic black ones, a bit of metallic pink never did anyone any harm right?

But I'm ready for a new pair, but this time I'm dreaming of a Gucci loafers, preferably a pair of slides ones...

Help me, which one below do you like the best? And can you guess my favorite?


Denim/ Mango HERE

Loafers/ Topshop

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Pink metallic loafers – My best sales bargain




My new pink metallic loafers are so nice that I thought they actually deserve three photos to fully present them here on the blog. I got them on sales this year at Topshop for only 35 pounds, you heard me right 35 pounds!? They are made of real leather so hopefully they will last a while (knowing me I will probably wear them every day as soon as they weather allows). Win win win!

I think I will probably style them with a pair of straight leg denim and something simple and discrete on top, just to balance it out. The attention should definitely be towards the shoes...pretty please let it be spring soon?


Shoes/ Topshop

Carpet/ Argos



Vintage Levis 501 and fishnet socks – a casual look



I love a good old casual look. You know, your "safe-card" when you have nothing to wear? My vintage Levis 501 is one of my wardrobe staples, they have saved me many times from an outfit crisis. Today a paired them up with one my favorite shoes and my new bought fishnet stocking ( I simply can't get enough of them). Amazing!

Happy Monday y'all!

Tee/ The Classy Issue (KLICK)

Denim/ Vintage Levis 501

Fishnet socks/ Mango (similar here)

Shoes/ Next (KLICK)