How to up your spring style without buying anything.

“One of the advantages of being born in an affluent society is that if one has any intelligence at all, one will realize that having more and more won’t solve the problem, and happiness does not lie in possessions, or even relationships: The answer lies within ourselves. If we can’t find peace and happiness there,Continue reading “How to up your spring style without buying anything.”

An ode to my unworn wardrobe// wintercapsule

I guess since I am wearing my cosy oversized jumper loose pants outfits day to day while at home…I kinda forgot about what REAL dressing looked like. Temperatures dropped in Belgium this weekend and the word is that the weather Gods are gifting us snow tomorrow. Best excuse ever to bring the winter capsule wardrobeContinue reading “An ode to my unworn wardrobe// wintercapsule”

Effortless chique from home

Since the second lockdown, I have been wearing pretty much the same stuff. I like to wrap myself up in cuddly warm clothes, but also be presentable when someone ( aka mostly the delivery guy 😉 ) is at the door, or if I have to run a quick errand. It’s Sunday, so I’ve thrownContinue reading “Effortless chique from home”

Some outfit pics from that weird period before fall embarks…

Yes. That is me kissing my plant.. Love, Maureen

Preparing your closet for fall- on a budget.

If you’re anything like me, a change of season gets you super exited beyond compare, to start re -vamping your wardrobe. This might seem hard when you’re budgeting or attempting a no spend year. Ok. It’s hard for me. It’s super hard for me, I love clothes but I decided to challenge myself, and nowContinue reading “Preparing your closet for fall- on a budget.”

Capsule wardrobing part six: Finding your style with Vogue’s quick fire questions.

Going from nothing to wear to ready to wear. How did I get to this low point, you might ask yourself. Well, my friends, having absolutely nothing to wear when your closet is stacked with clothes can be caused by many factors. I will go over a few later on this blog  but this one isContinue reading “Capsule wardrobing part six: Finding your style with Vogue’s quick fire questions.”

Capsule wardrobing step five : It’s all in the mix and match

Capsule wardrobing part 5/ It’s all in the mix and match In the end, building a capsule wardrobe is like building anything in life, you need fundaments. In this case, we’re talking about (one) the basics, the white tee, the jeans, the chambray shirt… Then to add a little flair and to define who you are, you’ll need (two) keyContinue reading “Capsule wardrobing step five : It’s all in the mix and match”

step 4 of capsule wardrobing

Step 4 of capsuling. Drawing a chart before acting out on your style inspiration… AND WHY IT’S SO IMPORTANT… You first want to know what the activities are that you spend your time on day to day. It makes no sense to dress up fancy everyday when you spend your time working at home, neitherContinue reading “step 4 of capsule wardrobing”

The summer vacation is here. If you are lucky to be going on a trip, here are some easy and time saving tips to pack your carry on or suitcase.

How to travel easy: packing tips & lists I usually travel with a carry on, so I try to layer up on what I’m wearing on the plane. Next to that I try to organise my carry on the best I can. How and what to pack in your carry-on or suitcase I fold and organizeContinue reading “The summer vacation is here. If you are lucky to be going on a trip, here are some easy and time saving tips to pack your carry on or suitcase.”

capsule wardrobing step 3

Capsule Wardrobing step 3 After weeding out your closet aka donating what is ill fitting or just doesn’t make you happy and storing items that aren’t for this season. You’ve lived at least two weeks with a capsule that, like mine, probably is far from perfect. If you have had to buy clothes because you didn’tContinue reading “capsule wardrobing step 3”