Colorful Fall with Hermès Le Carnaval de Venise

A few days ago the clocks have been adjusted backward to winter time. From now on the sun sets earlier every day. So many of us leave and return home in the dark. November is normally rather gray and bland month, which is why I think it's the right time for an extra pop of ...

WPC – Repurpose Hermès and other scarves

. This week's photo challenge topic is repurpose. Some people wonder why others buy scarves. Often they will only make the connection with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. who sports them all the time. Mainly, when not on an official mission. More to be seen here. A scarf used to be old fashioned and it appears to ...

Share Your World – 2016 Week 46

. I actually liked joining Cee's Share Your World challenge a few weeks ago, so here I go again. Mir hat die Teilnahme an Cee's Share Your World (Teile Deine Welt) Challenge vor ein paar Wochen Spaß gebracht. Deshalb bin ich wieder dabei. . Greetings from Cologne, Santa Monica and Hamburg . Are you a traveler or a homebody? Is ...

How I Wear My: Neckerchief

. How I Wear My: Neckerchief is this month’s topic Jill of Everything Just So and Adrienne of The Rich Life in Wine Country have invited us to join. First I had to think what exactly they meant with a “neckerchief”. Reminds me of handkerchief and that is rather small, especially since Jill told us that “it ...

Weekly Photo Challenge – Details Cheval Surprise

  Details are the topic of this week's photo challenge. Those of you who are familiar with my blog know that I have a passion for scarves. Hence I would like to show you details of an extraordinary Hermès scarf named Cheval Surprise, which was issued in 2004. In dieser Woche lautet das Thema der photo challenge ...

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. ...