This Old Red Bomber Jacket


I picked up the puffy bomber jacket and clutch the same day I bought the striking blue coat in the vintage shop. As I mentioned before – it was my lucky day! Imagine that…and red is one of my favourite colours. The jacket is made of satin with black elasticated ribbed collar and cuffs. At first, I wasn’t sure if I should buy it or not – but the colour won me over. I believe I made the right decision…

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Something New & Something Old & Blue

  Rummaging through a vintage shop, from the side, I spotted something vibrant blue and headed to the rail, where it was hanging among many other bits and pieces. At first, I couldn’t really see what it was. I had to remove a few other…


Why I Like Wearing Black

Yes, I know it’s another black dress but no doubt you guys understand. I’ve yet to meet someone who doesn’t like wearing black. It can be tres chic and is much loved in the fashion world. For those of us who aren’t happy with…


Quick & Easy Roasted vegetables

Roasted vegetables are healthy, tasty and great as a side dish, instead of the usual pasta or rice. There are many ways to prepare vegetables but I like grilled, in the oven. Preparation is simple and takes very little time. Most of the time was spent…


Update Of A Simple Black Dress

  The sunlight has changed and the days seem shorter while the leaves on the trees have started to change colour – ever so slightly. It’s autumn. It’s the time of  year when I should be wearing something warmer! Well, that’s what my brain…


An Inexpensive Way To Create Atmosphere In Your Home

A simple and inexpensive way to add atmosphere in your home is using candlelight. I think we all love candle light dinners ( most of us) which can be very romantic. Why leave it for special occasions? We can also create a sense of peace…


A small luxury hotel in Orselina

It was a spontaneous decision to go away for a few days! Once we heard the weather forecast we decided to take a short vacation to escape  from the rainy period. We had more than enough rain this summer so it was really impossible…

Verna Orchid

It’s All About The Free Shoulder & Open Back Top

It’s such a great feeling to be able to wear shoulder free and open back  tops at this time of the year. Summer is not yet over but it’s not scorching hot. We have lovely temperatures in the mid-twenties. It’s difficult for me to think…


Classics In My Closet

  I like changing up my style but deep down I love my classics. Quite often before I Purchase something new I always think about how long and how much wear I would get out of it. If it’s inexpensive then it doesn’t matter.…


Birthday celebration at Dolder Grand Hotel

    Usually around his time of year I’m in another country celebrating my birthday. My mood has been different this year and somehow I just could not decide where I wanted to go or if indeed I did want to travel. I could…



What better time to wear a red dress than on a hot date – so, get your red dress on! I love wearing red which is probably one of my favourite colours. It’s vibrant and bold and for whatever reason – makes me feel strong…


How To Get Clear Healthy Skin

There are so many different skin care products on the market promising us beautiful radiant and youthful skin.That’s what we all want. We buy these products hoping to achieve the best we can get our skin to look, ending up with breakouts and sensitive skin.…

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Lunch at Feusisberg

The day was perfect for lunch at Panorama resort & spa situated in Feusisberg which is in canton Schwyz, Switzerland. This was a spontaneous decision so we were lucky and happy to be able to get a table on the panorama Terrace, outdoor lounge. Although…


It’s Not Just Another White Dress

Officially summer has started and the sun has finally shown its face after what seems like a year of rain…maybe not a year. Suddenly it’s very hot – not that I’m complaining…maybe just a little. I love when the sun shines and I can…


Inject Style With A Bomber Jacket

Today’s post is all about the bomber jacket which was all over the runways from top designers to a more affordable alternative…so whatever your budget, you will definitely find one. They come in different materials and lengths – so inject style with a bomber…


Art Craft And Design

Today I’m sharing some interior designs. I was in Barcelona and felt obliged to make pictures of these beautiful crafts and art designs. Each individual piece is beautiful but together this harmonious arrangement is the focal point. Of course, you might not be able…

Chocolate cake for chocolate lovers

Chocolate cake for chocolate lovers

  This is decadence for your taste buds. I don’t know how many calories are in my chocolate cake. All I know is it’s delicious and it makes me very happy. If you are counting calories get two spoons out and let someone experience…


Look what I found in my closet

  The desire for something new led me to give my closet a clear out of things I haven’t worn in ages or don’t need. Apropos, Need! Good question! Do I need another pair of cream coloured shorts? Guess I do – just in…


Sign of spring!

        I believe all women love lace. It is so feminine and it brings out the girlishness in us. It’s been around for a long time and we can never have too many in our closets. This is not so delicate –…

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Salmon,wild rice & saffron cream sauce

Dinner or lunch date This is a very simple and quick dish to make. If you want to impress that special person in your life but don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen – try this recipe. A wine that goes nicely with this…

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I Wore Leather!

Finally, I got the opportunity to wear this leather dress once again – so decided to make a few photographs. It’s one of those pieces that you just have-to-have because it is so beautifully constructed – and tailored to perfection. It’s been in my…


My Valentine

Some elegant and feminine bits and pieces will definitely elevate your self-confidence. Something for your taste-buds will intensify that feeling. It’s about loving you and been kind to yourself. Here you can find some ideas of things to splurge on – whatever the mood.…


La Prairie Facial At The Dolder Grand Spa

  The Dolder Grand hotel was originally a Kurhaus (health spa) which closed for renovation in 2004 and reopened in 2008. It boasts an impressive 4,000 square meters – ladies and gentlemen’s individual spa area, with a high standard of comfort. This was designed by the…


My Biker jacket

This is a really great biker jacket – It’s one of my favourite pieces – a staple in my closet – and I got it in blue instead of the usual black. As this is an investment piece you should consider buying it in…


Valentino – Rockstud Shoes

It seems we all love Valentino Rockstud shoes! We can never have too many pairs. They look great with the boyfriend or ripped jeans – it’s edgier. They are perfect for dresses of course and very comfortable. It can be overwhelming with the array of…


Les Voyageurs by Bruno Catalano

                       Displayed on the Croisette in Cannes. are unique and incredible bronze sculptures with missing body parts from French artist Bruno Catalano. Fascinating! I was amazed – as were other spectators. Our eyes focused on…