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Outfit post – Bowing to the sun and blooming cherry trees

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On my way to a party. Finally the sun is shining for real in Copenhagen. & the cherry trees in front of my house started to bloom ūüôā

I’m wearing Yusukuke by MUUSE dress, & other stories shoes & bag, Vintage jacket.‚Äč

‚ÄčXx Isabella

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Today’s outfit – Boyfriend Jeans & the Half-Tuck

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‚ÄčH&M shoes
Wood Wood shirt
Second Hand jeans

I’m a little tired today*, so the comfortable fit of the boyfriend jeans was the obvious choice this morning. It’s a little diffiult not to look like a giant with giant thighs in those trousers, but what else do I have my new¬†H&M high heels¬†for (made of real leather, uhu!)?

It’s also the perfect opportunity to try the half-tug thing which is the latest fashion gimmick. I think it works well for some people, but you have to be quite careful not to look like someone who was just a little too fast on their way out of the bath room. It needs to be well arranged. ‚ÄčLike all temporary fashion oddities. Well, I think it’s funny to try, not sure how much I will keep doing it.

I think this is one of those trends that people not in fashion (like 99% percent of the population) will completely not get and politely point out to you. “perhaps you were a little too hasty on your way out of the bath room…”. And seriously, life is too short for me to explain. It’s like a nice little joke no one gets and you definitely DON’T want to explain.

‚ÄčSo, with these life altering thoughts and concerns, I’m returning back to reality and my half-tug. and the sofa. No¬†painting¬†for me today.

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Xx Isabella

*no, I’m not getting sick. NO!‚Äč

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Some thoughts on jewellery.

‚ÄčYeah.. Thoughts. What is jewellery? decoration? elongation of the personality? cultural expression? an ironic comment? lack of interesting clothes? Obviously it can be a bit of everything.

For the past two years or so, I’ve taken a “step back” from wearing decorative metal. The choice has usually been to simply wear the black¬†Skagen (pictured below in the middle)¬†watch because it goes with everything. But I’m always astonished by the sight of others wearing jewellery.

Example;¬†Man Repeller¬†with her¬†arm parties¬†or Isabella’s gorgeous¬†finger-ring-thing¬†or the extravagant Iris Apfel for that matter.! But I guess I’m more simplistic in my choices at the moment. At least with the amount of accessories – I still dig the statement pieces (like the¬†giant keyring¬†from the Maison Martin Margiela for H&M collab).

Maybe the reason for my lack of updating the jewellery-box is due to very expensive taste (no not at all typical for a lady. ) ? 

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‚ÄčAnyways, I am currently searching the web for pretty¬†(woman?¬†no ida please no strange associations in the middle of a post) pieces and will share these in a string of consciousness and necklaces-and-more-thoughts.

Starting with the necklace by Proenza Schouler. I find it intriguing in a very undefinable way… it’s a little hippie, a little alternative, a little climbing-ropey (!?) yet I could see it working fantastic with a simple styling (white/grey t-shirt, or shirt)¬†

How do you like it? And what are you more into at the moment? Necklace, earrings, bracelets, rings or all of it (but at the same time? or seperately?)

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