Redesign now!

DIY, FASHION, fashionoverforty

Sewing and redesign is trendy like never before. Thanks to (Norwegian) TV-concepts like “Symesterskapet” and a certain Norwegian celebrity, sewing has been lifted from a slightly dusty life amongst the world’s grandmothers to a passion with trendy urbanites. This is good news, and perhaps a natural reaction, in a world that is weighted down by […]

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Colour in the age of Corona

colours, DIY, everydayclothing, FASHION, fashionoverforty, party, PERSONAL STYLE

These are special times. The home-office that almost all are placed in , is challenging our self. We are forced out of the safety of the routine that our jobs give us, and risk having to see ourselves in a new, unfamiliar light. I fully understand that it feels good to go a bit easy […]

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Magical smiles & skincare

MISCELLANEOUS, party, PERSONAL STYLE

[ad for Juvena] Love yourself, they say. But what does that really mean? Those words are so much easier to serve to others than to yourself. But what if you started there? What if you taught yourself to be as kind to yourself as you would be with a dear friend? With that dust in […]

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One dress, 5 outfits

blackandwhite, Christmas, FASHION, fashionoverforty, PERSONAL STYLE

Here I’ve found all that glimmers in my closet and composed and party-ready outfit for those big occasions. Personally I like glitter and glam for those pre-Christmas parties or New Years Eve, but I don’t shy away from some everyday glitter, if I’m in the mood for that. With a yellow turtleneck and a blazer, […]

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Redesign now!


DIY, FASHION, fashionoverforty

Sewing and redesign is trendy like never before. Thanks to (Norwegian) TV-concepts like “Symesterskapet” and a certain Norwegian celebrity, sewing has been lifted from a slightly dusty life amongst the world’s grandmothers to a passion with trendy urbanites. This is good news, and perhaps a natural reaction, in a world that is weighted down by […]

October 6, 2020

Fashion exchange vs cultural appropriation


FASHION, PERSONAL STYLE

There is a picture of me, somewhere deep in a photo album. It is blurry (maybe the lense was a little fatty?), but it doesn’t do anything else than make the picture extra romantic. The photo is from the early 80s. I’m wearing a homemade jumpsuit (it was called something else at that time), and […]

June 19, 2019

5 steps to iternaly beautiful


PERSONAL STYLE

This is mum. She is 71 years old. She has never injected a syringe in her face, been close to a scalpel or filled in anything else than inside vitamins. yet she looks like this. Is there any wonder I’m proud? That doesn’t mean that the result of her aging is a miracle without any […]

May 29, 2019

Edgy style and sporty fashion


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Last week ended on a high cultural note, thanks to the vernissage of Christian Hauge and his Residence of Impermanence, in Galleri Fineart at Aker brygge, and the a trippel fashionshow, held at Sentralen in Oslo, the day after. These fashion shows were the closest the Oslo-audience came to a “fashion week” after Oslo Runway decided […]

March 11, 2019