So this Halloween fell on a Friday and my first time celebrating in Amsterdam. My favorite meet up group Girl Gone International were hosting a Halloween party at a local Irish pub #ACE, the theme “inspirational woman” – not so Halloweenee, but who cares. Due to my pathetic organizational skills, I was left on Friday…


This is such a great concept. Homeless people, write on boards to survive, so get a typographer to develop a font from their hand-writing and sell it. Not only are you helping the homeless get off the street, there’s a┬ástory behind the font you have just bought.   This idea is epic and I am…

Bario Neal

  Stumbled across Bario Neal handcrafted jewelry. Their jewelry looks gorgeous. Vintage, stylish and distinctive. Based in Philly. Have a look.


  Being South African and growing up with a certain array of magazines we become used to what we read and how our editor’s lay out certain things in our regular reads. Whether it be Cosmopolitan or Maria Claire or Elle, as soon as a new editor appears, you can smell the difference in the…

IJ-Hallen Flea Market

The IJ-Hallen flea market is the biggest in Europe and its a must for any market goer. It happens once a month over a weekend, Saturday and Sunday from 09.00 to 16.30. You can buy anything from furniture to clothes to salt & pepper dispensers and prices start from .50cent upwards. Some tips: – Go…

My Amsterdam Bible

This blog is amazing… It’s my go-to-blog for Amsterdam awesomeness. Check it out!

Converse Love

I never thought I would ever wear a pair of Converse until I moved to Europe, now I can’t get enough of them.I have four pairs and counting and I love snapping them on Instagram. Must love Converse. http://www.converse.com/  

Waiting for Winter

Now I am not saying that I am wishing winter to come early… But I will be honest I can’t wait to get my knit on. Knit headgear is always a winner and the great thing about it is that you can never have too many. I need to start knitting these puppies instead of…

Hunter Love

After living in Holland for a while and going to a festival or two, I have found pure respect for gumboots. And it seems I am not the only one, and now they have become a fashion icon. Hunter’s are awesome, durable, sleek, dry and sexy. All in all, these boots are gorgeous. I need…

Fuelband the ultimate arm accessory

I totally love the fact that Fuelband as become one of the hottest arm accessories since its launch. Not only is it a crucial piece of technology in leading and monitoring a healthy lifestyle, it looks hot on your arm alone or alongside some arm jewelry. I love my fuelband.