Hey there Fashionistas, this week it is about Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam (MBFWA). Like I told you in my previous post, I attended two catwalk shows and one Downtown event during the fashion week last weekend. It was my first time at the Fashion Week in Amsterdam and I enjoyed myself a lot. Before I share pictures of the shows and the event with you, I want you to have a look at my outfit on the first day. Continue reading “MBFWA F/W 2015 Outfit Day 1: Faux Leather and Leopard Print”
On July first the Surinamese people celebrate the abolition of Slavery in Suriname. This is a very big celebration in Suriname and a National Holiday. In the Netherlands there are also celebrations of this historic occurrence for all the Surinamese people who live here. Little history class: Suriname was a colony of the Netherlands and became independent on November 25, 1975. That day is our very own Independence Day, our 4th of July. But that’s a whole nother story. On July 1st we celebrate the emancipation of our black ancestors and our freedom. The biggest celebration is the Keti Koti Festival in Amsterdam at Oosterpark, a big park in Amsterdam East. On this day I couldn’t think of anything better to wear then a piece by one of my favorite Caribbean designers, a powerful black woman, the very talented miss Sonia Noel. Continue reading “Lets get wild at Keti Koti Festival with Sonia Noel”
Yesterday I posted a picture of myself in the post “My special outfit” and told you that it was for a special day. This outfit I wore to the grand opening of the first Forever 21 in Amsterdam. As a fashion blogger I also went there to blog about the opening and I wanted to dress the part. I choose to wear my XX Fashion Diva t-shirt, one of my merchandise pieces, that I’d made especially for branding XX Fashion Diva. This way I wanted to send the message that I was there for my readers as well.
Every woman has her own little obsessions when it comes to fashion. So do I. Over these passed years I’ve realised that I have a few things I am totally crazy about, that I buy them on a regular basis. Here it comes. Continue reading “Things I am obsessed with”