Layering-Look – ü30Blogger & Friends

Was habe ich mir bloß gedacht, als ich mich für die Layering Aktion der ü30 Blogger angemeldet habe? Seit Tagen überlege ich nun, ob ich die Kunst des Layerings überhaupt beherrsche? . . In den letzten Tagen ist von meinen Blogger Schwestern sicherlich schon alles gesagt worden, was zum Lagen-, Schichten- und Zwiebellook zu sagen ist. Deshalb will ...

Alphabet 3, Another Hermès Love Affair

A little over eighteen years ago I purchased my black and white Alphabet 3 scarf by designer Annie Faivre.  It actually is a Carré Finesse, a scarf that is printed in two colors only. And since I'm more of a colorful mind, this Alphabet is used for official occasions mainly. Vor etwas mehr als achtzehn Jahren kaufte ...

CFFC: Purples

If you've been following my blog just for a little while you'll know what my favorite color is: PURPLE! Dark? Light? I don't mind. Any kind of purple is welcome. I have them all. Just look at the first picture depicting a couple scarves - each and every one contains purple(s). Hence today I'm joining ...

My Magic Scarf

  Sometimes you see a scarf and instantly know "that's it!", just like this one, my magic scarf. Es gibt Tücher, die sieht man und weiß auf Anhieb „das ist es!“, so wie dieses hier, mein Zaubertuch.   folding and knotting the scarf / das Tuch falten und knoten   For the 70th anniversary of their silk scarves, Hermès released ...

Weekly Photo Challenge Seasons

  This week's photo challenge deals with "seasons".  For us in the northern hemispheres it is officially winter, even though we are sometimes led to believe it's spring. Our lemon tree that is presently hibernating in our hallway is starting to bloom! The weather is crazy. However, today's temperatures and the amounts of rain suggest it's still winter. ...