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


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


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


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