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LEOPARD KNIT

LOOK // August 26th 2014

One thing I have an overload of in my wardrobe is undoubtly knits (and perhaps leather jackets). What do I keep buying? Knits? Apparently my subconsciousness is telling me it's going to be a very cold winter. Currently I'm mixing up my one obsession (knit) with another crazy obsession - leopard print. But to be frank, I'm quite pleased with my new leopard-printed knit. Grrr.

 

By Malene Birger leopard knit and skirt

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

 

Er der en ting, min garverobe er proppet med, så er det uden tvivl strik (og ja nok også læderjakker), men hvad bliver jeg alligevel ved med at købe? Strik. Tydeligevis er det min underbevidsthed, der fortæller mig, at det bliver en meget kold vinter. Lige pt. mikser jeg denne ene besættelse med en anden - leopard print. Men helt ærligt, jeg er ret tilfreds med min nye leopard-printede strik. Grrr.

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MY DAILY ESSENTIALS

BEAUTY // August 24th 2014

My daily essentials: Tromborg's Nail Care Kit (the Pure Nail Cuticle Softner is my favorite), Tromborg's Mineral Pressed powder (perfect for at quick afternoon touch-up), Nars Multiple Stick and Pai's Lip Balm (I'm addicted to the Bergamot scent)

 

Tromborg Nail Care Kit, Tromborg Mineral Pressed Powder, Nars Multiple Stick and Pai Lip Balm

 

Mine daglige musthaves: Tromborg's Nail Care Kit (Pure Nail Cuticle Softner er min favorite), Tromborg's Mineral Pressed pudder (perfekt til at friske op med hen på eftermiddagen), Nars Multiple Stick and Pai's Lip Balm (jeg er afhængig af Bergamot duften).

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STAPLES

LOOK // August 24th 2014

My favorite wardrobe staple: the leather pants. Most often I wear them with a casual knit or - as here - with a checked shirt. This Etoile Isabel Marant shirt has been in my closet for at least three years and everytime I wear it, I love it a bit more. So easy to wear. The trench coat is from By Malene Birger and is actually a sample as it was never put into product. I was so happy I managed to get a hold of it at a sample sale at work.

 

By Malene Birger leather leggings, Etoile Isabel Marant short (similar here), Isabel Marant boots, By Malene Birger trenchcoat.

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

 

En klar garderobefavorit er uden tvivl mine læder leggings. Oftest bruger jeg dem sammen med en casual strik eller - som her - med en ternet skjorte. Den her er fra Etoile Isabel Marant og har været i mit skab i mindst tre år. Den er så let at bruge og hver gang jeg har den på, elsker jeg den lidt mere. Trenchcoaten er fra By Malene Birger og er faktisk en prøve, da den aldrig blev sat i produktion. Det var love at first sight da jeg så den til show, så jeg kæmpe for at den skulle blive min - hvilket den heldigvis gjorde.

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SUMMER, YET FALL

LOOK // August 19th 2014

As I told you, I'm truly in between seasons. I just can't let go of that sun. Fortunately there is almost only two month until I'm headed for Los Angeles for a well-deserved vacation (wow, two month - need to up that running). Until then I probably have to give up - I must admit, bare legs - despite the heavy knit and coat - was killing it (aka. me) a bit. I'm still very much into the Adidas Stan Smith. I'm currently contemplating getting them in red as well. My coat is from Baum und Pferdgarten and the perfect cover-up for in-between seasons. I'm imagining entering Fall wearing it with one of my leather jackets.

 

What I'm Wearing: Adidas Stan Smith, Baum und Pferdgarten coat, By Malene Birger knit.

 

Photos by Thomas Degner

 

Som fortalt er jeg ret meget mellem sæsoner pt. dig. Eller egentlig så har jeg bare ikke lyst til at give slip på solen. Heldigvis er der næsten kun to måneder til jeg tager til Los Angelesvelfortjent ferie (hold da op, 2 måneder alligevel - mere løb på programmet). Indtil da er jeg vist nødt til at opgive de bare ben, da kulden - på trods af strik og jakke - næsten slog mig ihjel. Jeg er stadig helt på mine Stan Smith, og overvejer faktisk også et par i røde. Jakke, der er fra Baum und Pferdgarten, er den perfekte cover-up og bliver perfekt over en læderjakke, når det bliver (endnu) koldere. 

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FLORAL AND PLEATS

FASHION // August 18th 2014

I'm in between seasons currently. I can't quite let go of summer (hence the bare legs and cropped top) but I'm also longing for those winter knits and boots. I really like the mix of the midi length combined with the 70s shaped boots. Not the last time you'll see me wear this.

 

What I'm wearing: Reiss pleated midi skirt, By Malene Birger floral top, By Malene Birger boots.

 

Photos by Thomas Degner.

 

Jeg er ret meget mellem sæsoner lige nu. Jeg kan ikke helt nænne at slippe sommeren (bare ben og cropped top), men jeg længes også efter strik og støvler. Lige for tiden elsker jeg kombinationen af midi længden kombineret med den 70'er agtige støvle. Helt sikkert ikke sidste gang I ser mig i dette antræk.

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FREJA DALSJØ AW14 CAMPAIGN

FASHION // August 18th 2014

Freja Dalsjø did a great job on her AW14 campaign. It has such an international feel. Go Freja. I wouldn't mind that sexy dress and jumpsuit on the bottom picture. Fortunately I got my fingers on one of the tops, she did in collaboration with Nørgaard på Strøget. I'll show you soon.

 

Check out more of the Dalsjø universe here.

 

Freja Dalsjøs AW14 kampagne er noget at det pæneste, jeg har set længe. Og utrolig international. Go Freja. Jeg vil bestemt gerne eje den smukke kjole og sexede jumpsuit på nederste billede. Heldigvis har jeg fået fingrene i en af toppene, som hun har designet i samarbejde med Nørgaard på Strøget.

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THE LEATHER SKIRT

LOOK // August 17th 2014

A well constructed leather skirt goes a long way and I'm happy to finally say I found the perfect zipped version. Can't wait to wear it (although I'm not to happy about the changing weather) with chunky knits and 70's shaped boots.

 

Buy the Reiss leather wrapped skirt here.

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

 

En velkonstrueret lædernederdel er ret uundværlig i garderoben, og det er dejligt endelig at have fundet den perfekte version med lynlås. Jeg kan slet ikke vente med at bruge den sammen med chunky strik og 70'er støvler.

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THAT LOOK

FASHION // August 12th 2014

Pretty much obsessing about this look from H&M's Fall Collection. I love the combination of leather and (fake) fur. Definitely headed for those leather pants - and the fur is kind of messing with my head as well.

 

Rimelig besat af det her look fra H&M's efterårskollektion. Jeg elsker kombinationen af læder og (fake) fur. Jeg skal så meget på jagt efter bukserne - og ja, egentlig også jakke.

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HOME #4

INTERIOR // August 3rd 2014

Another addidtion to my home, the Lampe Gras No. 203.

 

Something new til min lejlighed, Lampe Gras No. 203.

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BISOU X MAANI

FASHION // August 2nd 2014

We are all very excited about finally revealing the design collaboration BISOU did with MAANI on a range of limited-edition bags. My favorite is the hot minibag (as wel call it) with an oversize tassle attached. Come join us for the launch reception today in Adélie - check out more here. Hope to see you there.

 

Vi har alle glædet os meget til endelig af kunne afsløre resultatet af BISOU's designsamarbejde med MAANI: en fin lille række af limited edition tasker. Min favorit er den vi kalder hot minibag med en oversize kvast. Kom og se den og resten af kollektionen i dag i Adélie. Vi holder reception og du er inviteret. Tjek eventet ud her.

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PEARLS

ACCESSORIES // July 27th 2014

Pearls, pearls, pearls and more pearls. It's officially an obession.

 

Perler, perler, perler og endnu flere perler. Det er officielt en besættelse.

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THE BAND

LIFE // July 24th 2014

While in the mist of a serious white wine haze, Wild Child (you may know her as Maiken) and I decided to form a band. I mean we were on Roskilde Festival and we did look like proper rock stars, so why not. Maiken called my look Kurt-Cobain-meets-Kate-Moss which is hillarious - anyway I was quickly nicknamed Gary (there are some serious brownie point to the ones who know why) and our band was a reality. Therefore meet Wild Child and Gary. Now we just need to start working on some materiale but that is just practicalities - Orange Stage is just around the corner. We had so much fun, that we even went for another band picture on day 2. Check out my instagram to see it (here).

 

Photos by Louise Damgaard

 

Midt i en voldsom hvidvinståge besluttede Wild Child (du kender hende nok som Maiken) og jeg selv at starte et band. Jeg mener, vi var på Roskilde Festival og vi lignede totalt rock stars, så hvorfor ikke. Maiken mente mit look var en blanding af Kurt-Cobain-møder-Kate-Moss, hvilket er alt for sjovt - anyway jeg fik hurtigt kælenavnet Gary (der er nogle seriøse point til dem, der kan gætte hvorfor) og vores band var en realitet. Nu er vi vist nødt til at starte med at abejde på noget materiale, men det er jo bare praktikaliteter - Orange Scene er så meget lige om hjørnet. Vi havde det så sjovt med det, at vi besluttede at gå efter endnu et band billede dag 2. I kan se det på min Instagram her.

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SLIDING IT

EDITORIALS // July 20th 2014

I'm definitely feeling the socks-in-your-slides-vibe currently. Just check out this amazing editorial in W Magazine shot by Craig McDean and styled by Edward Enninful. Go to Labériane's amazing site to see the full editorial.

 

Jeg føler ret meget for sokker-i-slides lige for tiden, og min begejstring blev ikke mindre efter at have set den her fantastiske editorial skudt af Craig McDean og stylet af Edward Enningful for W Magazine. Tjek Labérianes cool site ud og se den fulde editorial. Simpelthen så fin.

 

 

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TOP PICK ITEMS

FASHION // July 16th 2014

Items I wear non-stop: By Malene Birger leopard jacket, FWSS silk shirt and Moss Copenhagen leather skirt. Just because they are easy to wear and works with just about anything.

 

Items jeg bruger non-stop: By Malene Birger leopard jacket, FWSS silk shirt og Moss Copenhagen leather skirt. Af den grund at de er lette at bruge og fungerer med næsten alt.

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THE BASICS

FASHION // July 13th 2014

I'm always looking for the perfect wardrobe-classics and finally I came across the perfect basic tees. It has the perfect oversize fit and I love the soft, yet heavy fabric.

 

BY MALENE BIRGER MUNTRA T-SHIRT HERE.

 

Jeg er altid på jagt efter de helt rette klassikere til garderoben. Endelig har jeg fundet den perfekte t-shirt. Den har det helt rette lidt oversize fit og er dejlig tung og casual i materialet.

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M2 BEAUTÉ LASH AND BROW (WIN)

COMPETITION // July 10th 2014

A few months back I tried on lash extensions for the very first time and even though I loved it (review coming soon), I definitely feel like my lashes have taken a toll. Therefore I decided to give the M2 Lashes Eyelash Activating Serum a try - and at the same time also go for those full brows with the M2 Brows Eyebrow Renewing Serum - and even though I'm not that far in the "treatment" yet, I'm definitely hopefull since I've seen the results on others. But I thought I'd also give one of my readers the chance to get long luscious lashes and full-Cara-Delevingne-brows, so here is your chance to win the wonder-sticks. All you have to do, is go follow me on BLOGLOVIN and write a comment in the comment field below. While you are at it, you should also follow on FACEBOOK, TWITTER and INSTAGRAM. The competition ends on Friday the 18th at 8pm. Winner will be contacted via e-mail.

 

SHOP THE M2 BEAUTÉ PRODUCTS HERE

 

For nogle måneder siden forsøgte jeg med med eyelash extenstions for første gang, og selvom jeg har haft optur over længere og lækre vipper (anmeldelse følger), så føler jeg også mine vipper har taget en smule skade. Derfor besluttede jeg mig for at afprøve M2's Lashes Eyelash Activating Serum - og samtidig også forsøge mig med fyldigere bryn med M2 'sBrows Eyebrow Renewing Serum. Jeg er endnu ikke så langt i "behandlingen", men jeg er håbefuld, for jeg har set resultatet hos andre. Men når jeg nu skulle afprøve, så synes jeg også, at en af mine læsere skulle have mulighed for lange vipper og tykke Cara Delevingne bryn. Derfor har du nu chancen for at afprøve vidundermidlet. Alt du skal gøre er, at følge mig på BLOGLOVIN og smide en kommentar i feltet nedenfor, når det er gjort (følger du mig allerede, så skriver du bare dit navn). Mens du er i gang med at follow'e, så tryk også lige her på FACEBOOK, TWITTER og INSTAGRAM. Konkurrencen slutter fredag den 18. juli kl. 20. Vinderen får besked via email.

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ROSE TIMES THREE

FASHION // July 9th 2014

Wearing my new favourite two-piece-"suit", the rose Custommade blazer and matching shorts. Such a wardrobe favorite already. I've been wearing it all the time ever since I got it and it's definitely not the last time it will appear on thestylecavalry.com. Combined it with a rose silktop (wish obviously needs to meet mr. steamer) making the outfit very cute - but I like it.

 

Custommade blazer and shorts and By Malene Birger silk top (similar here).

 

Photo by Thomas Degner.

 

Iført mit nye rosa yndlingssæt fra Custommade. Allerede en kæmpe garderobe favorite, som jeg har brugt vanvittigt meget siden jeg fik det. Kombinerede det her med en rosa silketop (der tydeligvis har brug for et strygejern), der gjorde outfittet utrolig sødt, men jeg er vild med det.

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TWO NEW PIERCINGS

BEAUTY // July 7th 2014

Got myself another two piercings - and somehow it's an addiction because I'm already planning more. Wearing my new Lola's Love earring, it's such a hit.

 

Lola's Love Dbl Pearl stud in gold.

 

Jeg har anskaffet mig to nye piercinger - og nu er det blevet en addiction, jeg er nemlig allerede i gang med at planlægge flere. Jeg har min nye Lola's Love øreringe i her. Den er det vildeste hit.

 

 

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THE MODELS

FASHION // July 6th 2014

Ran into some of my favorite Danish models at Roskilde Festival. All as gorgeous in real life as on pictures.

 

1. Caroline Brasch

2. Josephine Skriver

3. Maria Gregersen

4. Veneda Budny

5. Julier Bugge

 

Rendte ind i nogle af mine yndlingsmodeller på Roskilde. Alle lige så smukke i virkeligheden som på billeder.

 

Photos by Louise Damgaard

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DAY #3

FASHION // July 6th 2014

Too little sleep, too much alcohol, I definitly brought on the puffy face myself. So I opted for a-hair-in-my-face-kind-of-look yesterday mixing that girly Nué Notes broderie anglais top with some BLK DNM leather. Roskilde Festival really rocked big time this year but all good things come to an end and I'm staying in Copenhagen today, meeting up with two lovely chicks for brunch. Tomorrow it's back to work. The next couple of weeks are going to be hectic - Copenhagen Fashion Week and show time coming up. 

 

Alt for lidt søvn. Alt for meget alkohol. Jeg er bestemt ikke uden skyld i mit hævede ansigt. Derfor valgte jeg - som I kan se - i går et hår-i-ansigtet-look - kombineret med en girly broderie anglais Nué Notes top og BLK DNM læder. Roskilde har virkelig været optur, men alle gode ting kommer til en ende, og i dag bliver jeg i København. Første punkt på programmet er brunch med to af damerne fra topbaren. I morgen er jeg retur på arbejde. De næste uger bliver yderst hektiske - Købehavns modeuge og show er lige om hjørnet.

 

Photos By Louise Damgaard.

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DAY #2

FASHION // July 5th 2014

Another day af Roskilde Festival is officially over and my body is definitely feeling drained but I'm stepping up and getting the party started to Psyched Up Janis at Orange Stage later on. Yesterday was all about Haim and Damon Albarn. For the second day on those Roskilde fields, I was wearing a pair of loose leather pants combined with a silk top and of course my favorite Céline sunnies.

 

Endnu en dag på Roskilde Festival er officielt slut og min krop er helt færdig, men det er intet at gøre end at tage sig sammen, og for mig og min partner-in-crime starter festen med Psyched Up Janis på Orange Scene. I går var jeg hoppet i et par løse læderbukser, en hvid silketop og selvfølgelig mine favorit-solbriller fra Céline.

 

Photos by Louise Damgaard

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DAY #1

July 4th 2014

First day of Roskilde Festival was a blast, I spend some quality time with a few favorites, started a band (already did the band picture) while at the same time also making sure to snap some picture of those fashionable girls in the media area (much more to come). The weather was schizophrenic, one moment so cold and windy, the next too warm. I made sure to put on lots of layers - to keep warm - and then again cold.

 

BMB shirt, jacket (previous collection) and leather pants, Adidas Stan Smith shoes and Céline bag.

 

Første dag på Roskilde var for sjov. Jeg tilbragte tid med nogle klare favoritter, stiftede et band (vi har allerede verdens sejeste bandbillede) og snappede billeder af smukke piger i mediebyen (meget mere senere). Vejret var skizofrent, det ene øjeblik koldt, det næste alt for varmt. Derfor masser af lag-på-lag.

 

Photos by Louise Damgaard

 

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LOLA'S LOVE

ACCESSORIES // July 4th 2014

Got myself some new earrings from Lola's Love and I've literally been wearing them every day since. Comes in different shapes and sizes, so go check it out. Will snap a picture of me wearing them soon. And btw there is an added bonus when buying, the jewelry comes in the cutest boxes.

 

Double Pearl Stud Earring in gold and Ball Pearl Stud earring in gold.

 

Har fået de fineste nye øreringe fra Lola's Love og jeg er så glad for dem, at jeg ikke har taget dem af siden jeg fik dem. Kommer i alle mulige længder, farver og materialer, så kig forbi. Må snappe et billede med dem snarest.

 

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NUÉCPH LOVES STYLE

FASHION // July 1st 2014

Broderie Anglais has long been a true staple in my eyes and when Nué asked me to wear this outfit for a shoot highlighting their Spring Summer 2014 collection, I immediately agreed. I decided to wear it with a pair of espadrilles to make it less girly - and then of course the No. 21 bag I've been crushing on for while. The skirt works great with a grey knit  - the perfect choice for those chilly summer nights a head of us (Roskilde Festival I'm looking at you). Still haven't worn the top but I'm imagining it will look cool with a pair of leather leggings and my beloved Isabel Marant Dicker boots. Make sure you also check out Frede and Tikkie to see how they styled their favorites from the collection.

 

Fortunately this also involves you as you can win a gift certificate to Nué's webstore. All you have to do is sign up to their newsletter (right here). If you already signed up, no problem, you still participate in the competition. Go, go, go....

 

Broderie Anglais har længe været en klassiker i min garderobe, så da Nué spurgte om jeg ville hoppe i netop dette outfit til et shoot, der sætter fokus på deres sommerkollektion, sagde jeg straks ja. Jeg brugte sættet sammen med et par espadrillers, der gjorde looket mindre piget og en No. 21 taske, som jeg længe har været lidt forelsket i. Nederdelen fungerer også perfekt med en grå strik - det perfekte valg til de kølige sommeraftener, vi går i møde (Roskilde, jeg kigger på dig). Mangler endnu at bruge toppen, men tænker, at style den med sorte læderleggings og mine elskede Isabel Marant Dicker støvler. Husk for øvrigt også at tjekke Frede og Tikkie og deres fine Nué favoritter.

 

Heldigvis handler det her ikke kun om mig, du kan nemlig vinde et gavekort til Nué's webshop. Alt du skal gøre er, at signe op til deres nyhedsbred (lige her). Og hvis du allerede modtager det, så er det intet problem. Du deltager allerede i lodtrækningen. Go, go, go...

 

In collaboration with Nué Cph

 

Picture by Zinna Brigh Mac-Eochaid 

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FLOATY DREAMS

FASHION // June 30th 2014

I'm loving my new longsleeved maxi dress from Ganni. Who would ever have imagined me in this long a floaty dress, not myself actually. Nonetheless this is exactly what I'm wearing. It's so comfortable and perfect for both day and night. For day I prefer it with a pair of sneakers. In this case my Adidas Stan Smith.


Longsleeved maxi dress from Ganni, Adidas Stan Smith.


Jeg er ret vild med min nye langærmede maxi-kjole fra Ganni. Hvem havde troet de skulle se mig i en lang, meget mcdreamy kjole? Ikke mig selv faktisk. Ikke desto mindre, så er det præcis hvad jeg har på. Den er vildt behagelig og perfekt til både dag og nat. Til dagsbrug fortrækker jeg den med et par sneakers. I dette tilfælde min Stan Smith fra Adidas.


Picture by Thomas Degner.

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#WHATBEAUTYFEELSLIKE

BEAUTY // June 30th 2014

So Veet put me up to the challenge to tell you guys what #beautyfeelslike. Frede and Sidsel already gave you their versions - here comes mine. It's no deep and dark secret. It's actually pretty straight forward. For me beauty is truly all about being happy (although I'm very grateful for concealer, mascara and Veet's products). Seriously I'm I not right? Keep an eye out for my instagram this coming week. I'll show you what makes me happy - and it also involves a price for you guys.

 

Så Veet gav mig en udfordring .. jeg skulle fortælle mine læsere om hvad "beautyfeelslike. Frede og Sidsel har allerede fortalt - og nu er det altså min tur. Egentlig er det ingen mørk eller dyb hemmelighed. Det er faktisk ganske straight forward. For mig handler skønhed egentlig mest om at være glad (selvom jeg takker de højere magter for concealer, mascara og Veets produkter).Men seriøst har jeg ikke ret? I den kommende uge kan I på min instagram følge med i hvad der gør mig glad. Derudover har I også mulighed for at vinde spændende sager.


In collaboration with Veet.

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LACE

LOOK // June 29th 2014

I have a thing for anything lace, so I knew I just had to get my hands on this jacket in the most beautiful color. I'm going to wear it all summer - probably starting with Roskilde Festival next week. The weather better be great.

 

By Malene Birger jacket and shirt, FWSS sunglasses and Tiger jeans.

 

Jeg har noget for blonder og var heller ikke i tvivl om at jeg måtte eje denne blondejakke i den smukkeste farve, da jeg så den første gang for nogle måneder siden. Jeg tænker, jeg kommer til at bruge den vældig meget hele sommeren - også på Roskilde i næste uge. Vejret må altså gerne forbedre sig kraftigt.

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

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BEAUTY FAVORITES

BEAUTY // June 25th 2014

Addicted much? .... At least I'm fulfilling my 2014 resolutions. My favorites must be the Multi-Vitamin Facial Mask, the Mud Mask Mineral Rich and the Aroma Theraphy Body Lotion (and this smells HEAVENLY).

 

Besat spørger du mig måske? Jo, det er ikke umuligt. I det mindste opfylder jeg mine 2014 forsætter. Mine favoritter er helt sikkert Multi-Vitamin Facial Mask, the Mud Mask Mineral Rich og the Aroma Theraphy Body Lotion (der dufter himmelsk).

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DARK WALLS

INTERIOR // June 24th 2014

I used to be an-all-white-walls-kind-of-girl but currently I've been dreaming about dark walls in my bedroom. I always find it so hard to decorate this exact room, it never turns out as I imagined. Now I'm thinking grey walls (and a Gubi mirror) might be the answer.

 

Engang var jeg udelukkende til hvide vægge, men but det seneste er jeg begyndt at drømme om mørke vægge i mit soveværelse. Jeg synes altid, det er det sværeste rum at indrette, det ender aldrig helt ud som jeg havde forestillet. Men nu tænker jeg faktisk, at grå vægge (og et Gubi spejl) muligvis er løsningen.

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SHINE BRIGHT

LOOK // June 19th 2014

A great everyday outfit: A pair of basic black jeans, a top that stands out and heels - alternatively exchanged with a pair of sneakers.

 

Tiger of Sweden jeans, By Malene Biger Dittalo top and Pax heels

 

Et ganske udemærket hverdagsoutfit: et par sorte klassiske jeans, en top, der skiller sig ud og høje hæle - alternativt skiftet ud med sneakers.

 

Photos by Thomas Degner.

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HOME #3

INTERIOR // June 17th 2014

I love old French glas displays like these. They are next to impossible to find and always crazy expensive but they add such a nice personal touch to your apartment. I often change what I display but currently it's my inherited Royal Copenhagen porcelain figures. Somehow not at all my style but I love them to death anyway. How cute is that bear?? If you have more dash then cash go for Broste Copenhagen's much cheaper version.

 

Jeg elsker gamle franske glaskupler som disse. De er temmelig svære at finde og altid hæsligt dyre, men de giver et super fint personligt touch til din lejlighed. Jeg udskifter ofte hvad jeg har i dem, men for tiden passer de på mine arvede porcelænsfigurer fra Royal Copenhagen. På en eller måde slet ikke min stil, men jeg er vild med dem alligevel. Jeg mener, hvor sød er den isbjørn ikke? Du kan finde en væstenlig billigere version af kuplerne hos Broste Copenhagen.

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EMBELLISHED SHIRT

FASHION // June 16th 2014

In matter of style there will always be the champions of simplicity and the champions of excess. Some will argue that there is no magic middle way - but I will dare to argue. Just take a look a this shirt. Simple in it's form and shape, but a full on mix of checks and embellishments. I'm really starting to like this maximalism-trend - which I'm actually doubting is nor but a trend. I really feel like it could be a mainstay on the catwalk for seasons to come.

 

By Malene Birger Alfreddah embellished shirt

 

Når der kommer til stil, så er der dem, der er eksperter i at holde det enkelt og klassisk, hvorimod andre er maximalismens mestre. Nogle vil påstå, at der ikke findes en gylden mellemvej, men jeg er ikke enig. Tag nu for eksempel den her skjorte. Enkel i dens form, men et full-on mix af tern og sten. Jeg er for øvrigt blevet ganske vild med maximalisme-trenden, som jeg dog tror er på vej til at blive alt andet end en trend, men derimod totalt mainstay på catwalken.

 

Photos by Thomas Degner

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SUMMER ESSENTIALS #1

BEAUTY // June 13th 2014

Undoubtly my summer essentials. Keeping my skin clean and protected (I never go below 20 SPF) - and keeping them in a stylish way.

 

Organic Sun Body Oil SPF 30, Organic Sun Body Cream SPF 50, Deluxe Sun Protection Lip Cure SPF 20, Bioderma Sensibo H2O, By Malene Birger Beauty Box

 

Uden tvivl mine sommer-favoritter. Holder min hud ren og beskyttet (jeg går aldrig under 20 SPF) - og opbevarer selvfølgelig i pæn sag.

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IN MY BAG

FASHION // June 10th 2014

Sometimes I just need the most essentials when l'm on the go. In these cases I make sure to go for keys, a Mason Pearson travel size brush (more here), the Nars Multiple stick (more here), something Chanel for my lips and my iPhone (loving my new cover. When you don't have the real thing, this is an alright substitute - for now. Get it here).

 

Nogle gange har jeg bare brug for mindst muligt, når jeg er på farten. På disse dage smider jeg det mest nødvendige i min Céline Trio: en Mason Pearsson travel size børste (mere here), Nars Multiple stick (mere here), noget Chanel til mine læber og min iPhone (elsker mit nye cover. Når jeg nu ikke har the real deal, så er dette en ok erstatning - indtil videre. Du kan købe det her).

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THE SUITCASE

FASHION // June 10th 2014

I found the perfect suitcase for the overhead luggage lockers on the plane. I really wanted one that would fit (and had easy access) to my MAC, while also having lots of room - oh and also had spinning wheels, which I find much easier to handle. If you are searching for the same, look no further - I found you the perfect example from Adax.

 

Jeg har endelig fundet den perfekte kuffert til at tage med ombord på flyet. Jeg har ledt efter en, hvor jeg har let adgang til min MAC (og som beskytter den), en med masser af plads og endelig med roterende hjul, da det er meget lettere at håndtere. Hvis du er på jagt efter det samme, så kan du godt indstille jagten, jeg har fundet den perfekte fra Adax.

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HOME #2

INTERIOR // June 8th 2014

One thing that always makes me happy? Fresh flowers and plants at home. Peonies and carnations (white and rose) are among my favorites.

 

En ting der altid gør mig glad? Friske blomster og grønne planter i min lejlighed. Pæoner og nelliker (hvide eller rosa) er blandt favoritterne.

 

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TRINE'S WARDROBE BEAUTY

BEAUTY // June 8th 2014

Can't wait to try on Trine's new beauty products. All eight products are really, really, really reasonably prices (from 79,00 to 139,00 DKK) but still without parabens and 7 of the 8 are also without perfume which is definitely a unique selling point if you ask me. And then - you guys know me - they are just really pastel pretty. Out now.

 

Buy the products at Sephora

 

Jeg glæder mig til at teste Trines nye skønhedsprodukter. Alle otte produkter har rigtig, rigtig gode priser samtidig med at de er uden parabener og 7 af de otte produkter er også uden parfume. Bestemt et unique selling point, hvis du spørger mig. Og så kender I mig jo... men jeg har optur over de smukke pasteller på emballagen. I butikkerne nu.

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KONJAC SPONGE

BEAUTY // May 30th 2014

I’m addicted to cleansing my skin. I didn’t use to but after reading somewhere that your skin age 28 days for each time you go to bed with a dirty face, I completely changed my habits. I switch between a few different cleansers, mostly foams from Tromborg, Rudolph Care and Beauté Pacifique and I always – ALWAYS - use my Clarisonic. But after reading an article about it I’ve decided to start only using it at night which left me in a hassle (I’m addicted to a thorough cleanse) so I decided to give the konjac sponge a try and I must say, it’s a great (morning) alternative to the Clarisonic. The sponge is made out of a starchy root called the konjac and has been an exfoliating mainstay in Asia for years. Apparently you don’t even have to use a cleanser but foam-addicted as I am, I’m keeping it in the equation. The result? I’m definitely feeling more of a glow – and it’s undoubtedly gentler than the Clarisonic. So the konjac is staying for my morning cleansing rituals and I’ll keep washing a whole day’s of makeup and dirt of my face with the Clarisonic.  

 

Get your own konjac sponge at your local pharmacy or online right here.

 

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LACE AND LEATHER

FASHION // May 26th 2014

Perfection, perfection, perfection, Celine. But I guess you knew I would say that, right (remember this post)?

 

Picture via Hippie, Hipipe - Milkshake.

 

Helt, helt, helt fantastisk, Celine. Men jeg går ud fra at I vidste jeg ville sige det (remember this one)?

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CHANEL LES 4 OMBRES

BEAUTY // May 22nd 2014

Perfect all-year round - colors for summer, neutrals for winter - or maybe just whenever you feel like it.

 

Eyeshadows by Chanel

 

Perfekte hele året rundt - farver til sommer, neutrale toner for vinter - eller måske bare når du har lyst.

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NUDES FOR ELLE STYLE AWARD

LOOK // May 20th 2014

Here is my full look from yesterday's ELLE Style Award (you might have seen the sneak peek at my instagram @thestylecavalry) . I was wearing (almost) all By Malene Birger from the upcoming pre-Autum collection, which will hit stores next week. Someone told me I looked a bit like one of Tolkien's elves due to my fairy-like skin and the colors of my outfit. Too funny but I decided to take it as a compliment (Orlando Bloom here I come). It's was a great night and I loved seeing my fellow Bisou-girls all dressed up.

 

By Malene Birger Tareza skirt, Tuian top, Tussanda lingerie top, Deliah leather jacket and Céline mules. Makeup and hair by Mia Jeppson and lash extensions by iLash&Brows.

 

Her er mit fuld look fra Elle Style Award i går aftes (måske du allerede har set sneak-peek på min instagram @thestylecavalry). Jeg var (stort set) klædt i By Malene Birger pre-Autumn fra top til tå. Jeg blev fortalt, at jeg lignede en af Tolkien's elver pga. min blege teint og mit outfits farver. Alt for sjovt, men jeg vælger, at tage det som et kompliment (Orlando Bloom here I come). Det var en super fin aften og jeg elskede, at se mine Bisou-piger all dressed up.

Photos by Thomas Degner

 

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PEARLS AND DIAMONDS

ACCESSORIES // May 16th 2014

A selection of what's been on my mind currently: marble, pearls and (fake) diamonds.

 

Zara necklace, Skjalm P marble board and Cohn and Rosenberger vintage earrings.

 

Et udvalg af hvad der er i mine tanker for tiden: Marmor, perler og (fake) diamanter.

 

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FOR LIPS

BEAUTY // May 12th 2014

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THE ETERNAL CLASSIC: THE LEATHER JACKET

LOOK // May 9th 2014

If I had to select one - and just one - item I couldn't do without then I would have to say my leather jacket(s). I have five in different styles (you can see a peek of them here) and I wear them all the time. I couldn't resist trying on this cool embossed version from By Malene Birger's AW14 collection - a true stable. So if you are looking for an eternal classic, go find yourself that dreamy leather jacket. Mine is still this one.

 

Hvis jeg skulle vælge et - og kun et item, jeg ikke kunne undvære i min garderobe, så ville jeg uden tvivl sige mine læderjakker. Jeg har fem forskellige, alle i mere eller mindre forskellige styles. Den næste der flytter ind - desværre først til august - er den her sag fra By Malene Birgers AW14 kollektion. Jeg glæder mig, en sand klassisker. Så hvis du leder efter en evig klassiker, så vil jeg anbefale at finde netop den læderjakke, der passer dig og investere i den. Min drømme læderjakke er stadig den her.

 

Check these links to see some of my classics:
- BLK DNM - Rick Owens - Stine Goya

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

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HOPE STRIPES

LOOK // May 8th 2014

I'm loving those classic stripes at the moment. I mean, when are they ever not fabulous? As you can see I went all in and combined my jacket with a matching bag. And then I rekindle my love for my oversize, baggy leather pants. I'm wearing them all the time. Maybe I should wear them tonight for the Bisou-party at Condesa. We are celebrating another member in the Bisou-family. High five and welcome, Sidsel. You guys are also invited. Check out the party here.

 

Hope coat and bag, By Malene Birger leather pants (similar here) and shoes.

 

Jeg er vild med klassiske striber for tiden. Jeg mener hvornår er det lige de ikke er fantastiske? Som I kan se gik jeg all-in og kombinerede min frakke med en matchende taske. Derudover har jeg genfundet min oversize, baggy læderbukser. Lige bruger dem konstant for tiden og tænker, jeg skal have dem på i aften, når vi fejrer at Sidsel har joinet vores Bisou-familie. Velkommen Sidsel. Og som altid er I selvfølgelig også inviterede. Tjek mere ud her.

 

Photos by Thomas Degner.

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ROSE HUES

BEAUTY // May 7th 2014

I'm in a rose-hues-kind-of-mood. Fortunately some of my favorite beauty products fit this perfectly. Treat yourself and do this: Start with the Rudolph Care Acai Body Scrub and Acai Facial Scrub Mask and continue the treat by applying SARD Kopenhagen Argan oil on your body and face. Let it dry and apply a little Tromborg blush to your cheeks and you're ready to go. Often this is my whole beauty routine before going to work - I promise, you look both fresh and glowing. The SARD Kopenhagen Argan Oil is also amazing underneath your foundation. I'm obsessed and completely recommend it.

 

Jeg er i et rosa-humør og heldigvis passer nogle af mine yndlingsskønhedsprodukter perfekt til det. Forkæl dig selv og start med at skrubbe krop og ansigt med Rudolph Care Acai Body Scrub og Acai Facial Scrub Mask og fortsæt med at smøre krop og ansigt ind i SARD Kopenhagen Argan oil. Endelig putter du lidt Tromborg blush på kinderne og du er klar. Ofte er dette udelukkede min skønhedsrutine inden arbejde - jeg synes, det giver en måde frisk og glødende look. SARD Kopenhagen argan oilen er også ret så fantastisk under din foundation. Jeg er helt afhængig af den.

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SEQUINS KIMONO

LOOK // May 4th 2014

Just about everyone can pull off a kimono - that’s what’s so great about it. The key is not going to far with the whole theme and therefore always making sure to combine it with items that are much more contemporary – in this case a pair of ripped boyfriend jeans and a matching leather top.

 

Ganni is making some great kimonos right now. Besides this one, you can also get a longer version – as well as one in black.

 

WEARING Current Elliot boyfriend jeans (similar here), By Malene Birger heels, Cos leather top (similar here) and Ganni kimono.

 

Stort set alle kan bære en kimono, det er netop hvad der er så fantastisk ved den. Det vigtigste er dog ikke at gå for langt med temaet og derfor sørge for altid at kombinere med items, der er mere moderne – i mit tilfælde et par ripped boyfriend jeans og en matchende lædertop.

 

Ganni laver de fineste af slagsen lige nu. Udover denne, så kan du også få den i en længere version, ligesom den også kommer i sort.

 

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YOU CAN'T MIX NAVY AND BLACK

LOOK // May 3rd 2014

Funny how come mixing blue and black have been such a fashion no-go. I am sooo in to navy at the moment and I really think it’s the new black. All you have to remember when mixing is to ensure that your mix appears to be an intentional style decision and that the blue is light enough to not be mistaken for black. Another great tips is to go for different materials – so that’s what I did.

 

By the way – LOVING my new shoes. Yes, you saw right. It’s the navy Stan Smith that I’ve been desperately lusting for the last two month. Frede helped me get a hold of them – thank you, sweety.

 

Check out first parts of the series Fashion Rules that No Longer Apply

 

Rule 1 You can't mix prints here

Rule 2 Sequin is only for after-hour wear here

 

Jeg forstår faktisk ikke helt hvorfor det har været sådan et fashion no-go at mikes sort og blå. Jeg er totalt vild med farven og synes så meget at navy er den nye sorte. Alt hvad du skal huske, når du mikser farverne er, at sørge for at det er en bevidst beslutning  og altså gå efter en blå, der ikke kan forveksles med sort. Et andet tip er, at gå efter forskellige materialer.

 

Og for øvrigt….. ELSKER mine nye sko. Og ja, helt korrekt, det er de navy Stan Smith, som jeg har søgt efter de sidste par måneder. Frede hjalp mig med at få fat i dem. Tak smukke.

Wallmart t-shirt (similar here), By Malene Birger AW14 jacket (similar here), By Malene Birger AW14 leather pants (similar here) and Adidas
Stan Smith

 

 

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SEQUIN IS ONLY FOR AFTER-HOUR WEAR

LOOK // April 30th 2014

Continuing my series of fashion rules that no longer apply, here is number 2.

 

Rule 2:
Sequin is only for after-hour wear.

Normally you would probably only wear sequins when going out and really trying to dress up but you actually don't have to anymore. There is something so cool about pairing the glittery material with a more casual items, such as a pair of jeans or - my favorite - the oversize knit. 

 

Check out first part of the series Fashion Rules that No Longer Apply: You can't mix prints right here.

 

Regel 2:
Pailletter er kun til fest

Normalt ville du sandsynligvis kun hoppe i pailletter, når du skal ud og virkelig skal dresses op, men det behøver du faktisk ikke mere. Der er noget meget cool over de glitrende pailletter kombineret med enten jeans – eller min personlige favorit – en oversize strik.  

 

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YOU CAN'T MIX PATTERNS

LOOK // April 27th 2014

What's so amazing about fashion is, that it constantly evolves and changes. What was not allowed a few years back, is suddenly one of the biggest trend of a season. I had a look at nine trends, that use to be a no-go, but certainly is back (to stay?). Take a look at the first one here.

 

Rule 1

You can't mix patterns Mixing prints and patterns are both bold and very much in style – plus mixing allows you to create outfits you probably never would have imagined looking good together. It somehow turns into a very intentional unintentional look, all so very fashionable.

 

Hvad jeg elsker ved mode er, at den er i konstant udvikling og trends og tendenser hele tiden ændrer sig. Hvad der var helt forbudt for nogle år siden, er pludselig en af sæsonens hotteste tendenser. Jeg har kigget lidt på 9 moderegler, der tidligere har været et totalt no-go, men nu er tilbage – og måske for at blive. Den først kommer her.

 

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EXHIBITION

LIFESTYLE // April 24th 2014

So today is the big day for my partner-in-crime, miss Nouvelle as her exhibition with one of the coolest Danish furniture makers Normann Copenhagen is launching. Normann Copenhagen has invited her to decorate and style a space in their flagship store in Copenhagen and by the sneak peeks I got, it's gonna be amazing. So make sure you stop by today between 4 and 6pm to have a look, a glass of wine and a chat with Maiken. The exhibition will run for the next three weeks. See you there.

 

I dag er en stor dag for min partner-in-crime, miss Nouvelle, da hendes udstilling i samarbejde med en af Danmarks sejeste møbelvirksomheder Normann Copenhagen lanceres. Norman Copenhagen har nemlig inviteret hende til at indrette og style en del af deres flagship-store i København og ud fra de sneak peeks, jeg har fået, så lover jeg at det bliver godt. Så kig forbi i dag mellem 16-18, drik et glas vin og få en snak med Maiken. Udstillingen løber de næste tre uger. Vi ses.

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SATURN GOLD/SILVER RING

ACCESSORIES // April 22nd 2014

What a beauty! The gold/silver Saturn ring designed by Charlotte Mielko has been on my mind for a very, very long time. I first came across it when I had coffee with Marianne some years back and ever since I haven't been able to get it off my mind. So classic, yet so contemporary.

 

Simpelthen så pæn. Den guld/sølv Saturn ring designet af Charlotte Mielko har været i mine tanker i utrolig lang tid. Jeg stødte første gang på den, da jeg mødtes med Marianne til kaffe for nogle år siden og siden har jeg ikke rigtig kunne glemme den. Så klassiske, men alligevel så moderne.

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SCENTS

BEAUTY // April 18th 2014

I'm currently switching between these two scents. Diptyque's L'eau, which has a spicy freshness and Tromborg's Rose, which is sweet but subtle. You should seriously give both a go. I always receive complements when wearing them.

 

Lige for tiden skifter jeg mellem de her to parfumer. Diptyque's L'eau, der har en spicy friskhed and Tromborg's Rose, der er sød, men på en diskret måde. Du skal virkelig overveje at prøce dem. Jeg får altid komplementer, når jeg har dem på.

 

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WELLBEING RUNNING

BEAUTY // April 15th 2014

So recently I started running. Previously I use to do it a lot but in the recent years I’ve primarily been going to the gym. But after getting a dog and having a fulltime job, I just finder it harder and harder to spare those extra hours for the gym. And therefore I felt like running was the right exercise to go for – especially since I most often can run home from work. But I didn’t know how to get started - fortunately running coach ANNE HVIID (she's is freaking cool - check out her Instagram, username below) was there to help – and now I signed up for Copenhagen's Women's Race in June. Fortunately the great Anne is here for you too. Here are her tips and pointers for getting those legs going.

 

How do I start? To get the best start, I think you should set up a goal. The goal can be a specific race, a faster time or just to get out and run 2-3 times weekly. And then of course a training program that commits.

 

How often and how long should I run?Be careful in the beginning. The risks of injuries are high if you push your body too much. The body must be built to run. 2-4 times a week, depending on whether you are a new or a more experienced runner.

 

How do I keep myself motivated?Specific goals are always motivational. Meeting up in a running club and sharing your experience with others is always a good idea. Or signing up for a race is always a way to keep you going.  

 

How do I beat the boredom? Socialize on the run or listen to your favourite music. I've even heard of some who like to listen to books while they run.

 

Is it better to run in the morning or at night? You should definitely test and figure out what works for you. Some feel most comfortable running in the morning, while others have the best feeling at night. So figure it and fit it into your everyday life.

 

 Is it better to run alone or with others? It varies. I like to run with others. Because of the social element and that you are able to push yourself even further while running with others.

 

Can I lose weight? Yes, but it often requires more than just running. If you combine it with a healthy lifestyle, then you can easily lose weight. Running is a very effective way to burn calories. When you activate the major muscle groups of the body, you use loads of energy.

 

Is it enough to run – or should I lift some weights too?
Lifting weights are always a good idea as it makes the body more responsive to running. Do it a couple of times weekly.

 

Any greats run I should participate in this summer?There are loads of great races in Copenhagen, but if you want to try a 10k run, the Copenhagen 10 K Women's Run on June 15th is a must. It’s so much fun.

 

Five essentials for running?
Running watchrunning shoes, clothesrunning arm band and fish oil.

 

Join the race:
Københavns Kvindeløb Powerade Copenhagen Half Marathon Copenhagen Marathon
  

 

GET IN TOUCH WITH ANNE ON hviidanne@gmail.com, FOLLOW ON INSTAGRAM (@ANNEMINI) OR JOIN NBRO RUNNING   

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EMBELLISHED

LOOK // April 15th 2014

Who doesn't need an embellished top? A bit over the top but just right with a pair of denim jeans.

 

Get your own right here.

 

Hvem har ikke brug for en top med sten? En smule i overkanten, men helt rigtig med et par gode denim jeans.

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& OTHER STORIES BODY SCRUB

BEAUTY // April 14th 2014

Hands down one of the best body scrubs I ever tried. Why you might ask? I simply love the almost whipped-cream-like-texture that really polishes the skin but in a delicate way. Also it leaves your skin with the most amazing scent of tiger orchid and lotus flower. Yours for only 9 euros. Such a bargain.

 

Buy the Punk Bouquet Body Scrub from & Other Stories here.

 

Helt ærligt en af de bedste body scrubs jeg nogensinde har prøvet. Hvorfor spørger du så nu? Jamen, fordi den har en næsten flødeskumslignende tekstur, der virkelig skrubber huden på en meget forsigtig måde plus den efterlader din hud med den mest fantastiske duft af orkide og lotusblomst. Og så koster den kun 75 kr.

 

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THE ESSENCE OF PARISIAN CHICNESS

FASHION // April 13th 2014

The epitome of Parisian chicness and the perfect wavy bob. Oh Clémence Poésy how I love you.

 

Picture via Harper's Bazaar

 

Indbegrebet af parisisk chicness og den helt perfekte wavy page. Clémence Poésy du er alt for sej.

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ALEXANDER WANG FOR H&M

FASHION // April 13th 2014

In his very first post on instagram, Alexander Wang has revealed that he is teaming up with highstreet-darling H&M on a design-collaboration. Wang, who is fresh off his third collection for Balenciaga, is definitely going to create a craze with this one. Well done H&M. The collection is out on November 6th 2014.

 

Som den allerførste post på hans instagram, afslørede Alexander Wang i nat, at han har teamet op med H&M og dermed er highstreet-gigantens næste design-collab. Wang, der netop har vist sin tredje kollektion hos Balenciaga, kommer uden tvivl til at skaber hysteri- Godt gået H&M. Kollektionen er i butikkerne 6. november 2014.

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HOME #1

INTERIOR // April 12th 2014

My new Lampe Gras N214 designed in 1922 by Bernard-Albin Gras. I'm in love with the functional esthetic. So cool. I bought it in one of my favorite interior shops in Copenhagen, Beau Marche, which is definitely worth a visit. Next purchase for my home is a Maroccan carpet. I got my eyes on this beauty from Kirsten Fribert.

 

Min nye Lampe Gras N214 designet i 1922 af franskmanden Bernard-Albin Gras. Jeg er helt forelsket i den funktionelle æstetik. Så sejt altså. Jeg har købt den i en af mine favorit butikker i København, Beau Marche, der helt bestemt er et besøg værd.Næste køb til mit hjem er forhåbentlig et marokkansk tæppe. Jeg har udset mig et smukt et af slagsen fra Kirsten Fribert.

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GO BLUE

BEAUTY // April 11th 2014

You definitely need to re-think your (like me) aversion towards blue eye makeup because it’s back and perhaps a stronger look than ever. But don’t completely despair, you have until AW14 to get use to the idea but from there on blue eye-makeup is inevitable. Be inspired by Temperley London (a bright blue flick on the eye), Derek Lam (a subtle blue-gryish smokey-eye) or – my personal favorite – Giles (see more below).

 

 

For the Giles version all you need is just one line of an icy blue eyeliner etched along the entire length of the lower lashes and into the inner corner of the eye – easy peasy – all though I opted for a blue eye shadow from Tromborg instead of the eyeliner. I think it’s much easier to handle for a makeup-accident-waiting-to-happen like me and it's a bit more subtle if you are trying it out for the first time.

 

 

Get the Tromborg ice-blue eye shadow here

 

Du er nok nødt til at komme dig over – hvis du som mig – har en aversion mod blå øjenmakeup. Det er nemlig tilbage og stærkere end nogensinde. Men fortvivl ikke helt, du har indtil AW14 til at vænne dig til looket, men så er det også helt uundgåeligt. Bliv inspireret at Temperley London (en cat-eye-inspireret bue), Derek Lam (en let blå-grå smokey-eye) eller min personlige favorit Giles (se mere nedenfor).

 

For at få det helt rette Giles-look skal du med en blå eyeliner tegne en streg langs de nederste vipper og helt op til den inderste øjenkrog. Easy peasy – jeg valgte dog at benytte en blå øjenskygge fra Tromborg i stedet for en eyeliner. Jeg synes nemlig, den er lettere at styre for en som mig, der mere eller mindre er en makeup-accident-waiting-to-happen og så er det en smule mere diskret, hvis det er et look du lige skal vænne dig til.

 

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MAKEUP BRUSHES

BEAUTY // April 10th 2014

I have so many makeup brushes. I don't really know how I managed to collect that many, especially since I don't really know how to properly use them. Anyway these are my favorites.

 
Bobbi Brown foundation brush, Tromborg powder brush, Tromborg blush brush, Jane Iredale eyeshadow brush and Tromborg Kabuki brush.

 

Jeg har så mange forskellige makeup-pensler, og det sjove er, at jeg ikke helt ved hvad jeg skal bruge dem til. Dog har jeg mine favoritter - som jeg ved hvordan man bruger.

 

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MARBLE PRINT

LOOK // April 10th 2014

Three’s a trend and you definitely don’t question Balenciaga, 3.1 Philip Lim or Peter Som about the legitimacy of marble print on their catwalk. The beautiful swirly motif (which is both eye-catching and bold) is easy to wear – and a great way to embrace the print-trend without feeling to attention seeking. I combined the head-to-toe marble print with a bare midriff, another SS14 trend. That certainly took some self-convincing to leave the house like that.

 

By Malene Birger top and skirt

 

Tre er en trend, og jeg sætter absolut ikke spørgsmålstegn ved hverken Balenciaga, 3.1 Philip Lim eller Peter Soms marmor-print på catwalken. Det smukke snurrede mønster, der både er iøjnefaldende og cool, er en let måde at imødekomme sæsonens print-trend - uden at føle sig alt for opmærksomhedskrævende. Jeg kombinerede mit full-look marmor med en anden af SS14’s største tendenser, det bare maveskind. Det tog noget tid at overbevise mig selv om at forlade huset på den måde, men jeg gjorde det.

 

 

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CARRY YOUR CLUTCH THE CELINE WAY

ACCESSORIES // April 9th 2014

More bling in my closet (remember the bling bling sandals?). It's outrageous. But as previously argued, bling gives your look an instant update. I'm currently really into carrying my clutch the Céline-way (tucked under my arm, pulled close to my body and wrist - just take a look here). It's so casual with a twist. Just the way I like it. Also make sure you check out my guide on how to wear your bag in the right AW14-catwalk-manner here.

 

By Malene Birger Edika clutch

 

Det er helt uvant, men ja, der er faktisk rykket endnu mere bling ind i mit skab (husker I bling-bling sandalerne?) Anyway fordi jeg ofte går så klassisk klædt, synes jeg faktisk, at al det bling giver mit look en hurtig update. I øjeblikket er jeg helt besat af at bære min taske på Céline-måden (halv-gemt under armen og tæt på krop og håndled – se selv her). Det er afslappet med et twist. Se hvordan du ellers kan bære din taske på den helt rette catwalk-måde her.

 

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CHLOE ATTITUDES

FASHION // April 8th 2014

Birthday gift from some amazing friends. I love it. Thanks Maiken, Cindie, Sara and Jan.

 

Buy Chloé Attitudes: Six Decades of Style right here.

 

Fødselsdagsgave fra de bedste venner. Jeg er vild med bogen. Tak  Maiken, Cindie, Sara og Jan.

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FLORAL AND LEATHER

LOOK // April 7th 2014

Combining some personal favorites: BLK DNM leather jacket, By Malene Birger floral tank top (available from May), Tiger jeans and the Proenza Schouler boots I recently rediscovered.

 

En kombination af nogle personlige favoritter: BLK DNM læderjakke, By Malene Birger blomstrede tanktop (i butikker fra midt maj), Tiger jeans og Proenza Schouler støvler, som jeg for nyligt fandt i gemmerne.

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SIGNET RINGS

ACCESSORIES // April 7th 2014

I’m really into little fingers rings at the moment and these two are my favorites. I also really like mixing gold and silver. At one point that use to be strictly forbidden fashion wise but these last few seasons it really has been the thing to do. 

 
 

Miss Rayne ring from Line & Jo and The Oval Ring from Rebekka Rebekka available at Band of Jules.

 

 

Jeg er virkelig in to lillefinger-ringe for tiden og disse to er mine favoritter. Derudover er jeg også ret begejstret for at mikse guld og sølv og selvom det har været totalt no-no en overgang, så har  et heldigvis været helt tilladt de sidste par sæsoner.

 

 

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SUMMER SANDALS

ACCESSORIES // April 6th 2014

I seem to be talking a lot about spring and summer these days but it’s simply because I can’t wait much longer. I even started buying sandals – and actually wore them outside for 30 minutes earlier this week. I can tell you, it wasn’t warm but it was worth it. And this brings me to what this post is actually about: my new sandals, say hi to my new loves: my bling bling sandals. I quite like how they can take an outfit from dull to fab in a matter of seconds. Imagine this: a warm summer day (back to where it all started), beautiful painted nails (preferably in this color), a pair of ripped denim jeans (and yes, you are right, my infatuation is getting ridiculous), a perfectly fitted tee (I think, I might have found the life-changing version - more on this later), the company of best friends (you know who you are), wine (white all the way) and my new sandals. Sounds like sweet music to my ears. Getting them in both oak and black might have been a "tad" over-doing it but what can a girl do?

 

Jeg synes ikke, jeg snakker om andet en forår og sommer for tiden, men det er vist fordi jeg virkelig længes efter sol, varme og lyse nætter. Måske det også er derfor, jeg er gået amok og købt (to par) nye sandaler – og faktisk havde jeg dem på – udenfor – i 30 min i dag. Det var ikke varmt, men det var det værd. Men tilbage til hvad det her indlæg handler om, mine bling bling sandaler. Hvad jeg godt kan lide ved dem er, at de på få sekunder kan forvandle mit outfit fra kedeligt til festligt – og forestil dig så lige det her: en varm sommerdag (tilbage til hvor det hele startede), smukke farverige negle på fødderne (helst i denne farve), et par hulled jeans (og ja, helt korrekt, min besættelse er ved at blive latterligt), selskab af de bedste venner (I ved selv hvem I er), vin (hvid selvfølgelig) og så sandalerne. Lyder helt perfekt i mine ører. Og igen I har ret - at købe to par, hvor eneste forskel er farven, er muligvis lidt overdrevent, men hvad skulle jeg gøre?

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PRINTS

FASHION // April 4th 2014

Print seems to be gaining more and more ground in my wardrobe and here is a selection of the print favorites at the moment: Marble and floral.

 

Print vinder mere og mere indpas i min garderobe og her er et udvalg af min favorit prints lige for tiden: marmor og blomster.

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FORME FATAL

BEAUTY // April 3rd 2014

A true M-I-R-A-C-L-E plus Kate Moss uses it. I'm in love with the styling Forme Fatale from Kérastase that - I promise - gives your hair amazing texture and volume. Enough said.

 

Get you own Kérastase Styling Forme Fatale at Lookfantastic.com

 

Et sandt M-I-R-A-K-E-L plus Kate Moss bruger den. Jeg er helt forelsket i styling gelen Forme Fatale fra Kérastase, der - og jeg lover det - giver dit hår en fantastisk tekstur og masser af volume. Enough said.

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FLORAL

LOOK // April 1st 2014

“Floral? For spring? Groundbreaking.” Miranda Priestly might have been right but still floral print truly is the embodiment of spring and it seems I just might have an on-going love affair with that exact print. Fortunately it’s still very much in-season but then again when was it ever really not? Everyone from Etro to Matthew Williamson, Marni to Dries Van Noten and Stella McCartney to Christian Dior had their very own interpretation of the print, so don’t be afraid – you can do no wrong. 

 

By Malene Birger pre-fall floral sweater (available from May)

 

“Floral? For spring? Groundbreaking.” Miranda Priestly har måske ret, men ikke desto mindre er blomsterprint mere eller mindre blevet indbegrebet af forår og jeg har selv efterhånden en hel kærlighedsaffære med netop det print. Heldigvis er det stadig ganske meget i sæson, og alle de store designhuse – fra Etro til Matthew Williamson, Marni til Dries Van Noten og Stella McCartney til Christian Dior har deres egne fortolkning af printet i SS14-kollektionerne. Derfor er det også ganske svært at gøre det forkert.

 

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HOW TO CARRY YOUR BAG THE AW14 WAY

ACCESSORIES // April 1st 2014

Céline AW14

The way you hold your bag, can actually affect the outcome of your whole look but figuring out how to carry your bag has bever been harder, especially not for the season to come. AW14 offers a variety of possibilities – from Céline’s tucked-tight-under-your arm to Margiela’s resting-on-the-wrist and Prada’s throw-it-over-your-shoulder. Which version are you going for?

 

1. The Céline Way
Carry your bag, which is worn on the side, close to your body, while casually grasping it with your one hand.

 

2. The Balenciaga Way
Search for 2-3 similar bags that varies in size, color and material and carry them all in one hand.

 

3. The Prada Way
Pull you shoulder bag chain as hard as you can, until the point where the bag tilts almost make it into a one-shoulder backpack.

 

4. The Chanel Way
Go to your local supermarket, pick up a children’s size shopping bag and decorate it with the Chanel-way. 

 

5. The Maison Martin Margiela Way
Secure your clutch by attaching a removable strap to your clothing. Pick a strap that has a clip in each end in order to remove it.

 

Måden hvorpå du holder din taske, kan påvirke udfaldet af hele dit look. Men det bliver svære og sværere, eller ihvertfald bliver mulighederne flere og flere. Specielt i den kommende sæson. AW14 byder nemlig på en række af muligheder. Fra Célines gemt-under-armen til Margielas halvt-hvilende-på-håndleddet til Pradas kast-over-skulder. Hvilken version går du efter?

 

Pictures via Buro247, Dazed and Elle UK

 

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RECOMMENDATION LOUIS VUITTON / MARC JACOBS

FASHION // March 31st 2014

I can’t get enough of pretty coffee table books and among my favourites is this one: Louis Vuitton/Marc Jacobs: In association with the Musee Des Arts Decoratifs, Paris. It’s both informative and visually stunning. I especially love flipping through the pages that display the various campaigns since the start of Marc Jacob as head designer. Campaigns that features everyone from all supermodels to Madonna.

 

Buy Louis Vuitton/Marc Jacobs: In association with the Musee Des Arts Decoratifs, Paris on Amazon

 

Jeg kan ikke få nok af smukke coffeetable books og blandt mine favoritter er denne: Louis Vuitton/Marc Jacobs: In association with the Musee Des Arts Decoratifs, Paris. Bogen er både informativ og visuel smuk. Jeg elsker især at bladre gennem de sidste sider, der viser de forskellige kampagner siden Marc Jacobs start hos modehuset.  

 

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AN OLDIE BUT GOODIE

ACCESSORIES // March 30th 2014

Yesterday when I was busy clearing out my closet (flea market season is just around the corner) I came across my old (almost vintage) Proenza Schouler boots. I actually don’t remember which season they are from but I think they are at least 5 years old. I forgot all about them, so that was a nice surprise on a Saturday that was spend with some other - can’t call them oldies – but definitely goodies, Thomas and Maiken.

 

Jeg har i øjeblikket travlt med at rydde ud i mit skab (loppemarkedsæson er lige om hjørnet - og hold øje med min Tictail shop) og i den forbindelse faldt jeg over mine gamle (næsten vintage) Proenza Schouler støvler. Jeg kan faktisk ikke huske hvilken sæson, de er fra, men de ​​må være mindst 5 år gamle. Jeg havde egentlig glemte alt om dem, så det var en dejlig overraskelse en lørdag, der blev tilbragt med et par andre – jeg kan ikke kalde dem oldies – men helt sikker goodies, Thomas og Maiken.

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BOXES

ACCESSORIES // March 29th 2014

I always keep the storage boxes from when I buy shoes, bags or jewelry. Obviously because they are so pretty but also because it's a great way to store your stuff - and actually protect your shoes/bags when you don't use them.

Jeg gemmer altid æskerne, der følger med sko, tasker og smykker. Selvfølgelig fordi de er så fine og dekorative, men også fordi det er en god måde at opbevare mine ting på - og rent faktisk beskytter de netop sko/tasker i de perioder, hvor du ikke bruger dem.

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WHAT I'M WEARING

March 28th 2014

I fell in love with this Wali Barrech zip-up sweater the very first moment I saw it. The pastel green, the delicate floral print in green, grey and rose, the neoprene and of course the detail with the buttons that enables you to go from a feminine A-shape to a masculine bomber jacket silhouette within minutes.  Just perfect. Next time I’m gonna wear it with jeans but I actually really like this combination as it kind of draws the feminine pencil skirt in a more casual direction.

 

I’m wearing Wali Barrech Idéale Neoprene Sweater available at Muuse.com, By Malene Birger leather skirt, IRO boots and Adax by Carin Wester Aberdeen bag.

 

Det var kærlighed ved allerførste blik, da jeg så denne Wali Barrech-jakke første gang. Den smukkeste pastelgrønne, det skrøbelige print, neoprene-materialet og ikke mindst mulighed for – ved hjælp af knapperne - at gå fra en feminine A-form til en maskulin bomberjacket-silhuet på få minutter. Ganske perfekt. Næste gang vil jeg afprøve den med et par jeans, men jeg kan godt lide at det ladylike pencilskirt bliver mere casual i kombination med jakken.

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

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FALL WINTER SPRING SUMMER

ACCESSORIES // March 24th 2014

My Céline sunglasses just got some serious competition from these FWSS beauties. What's not to love about the butterfly shape, not to mention the color. It's gonna be a great summer, I can feel it.

 

Mine Céline solbriller har fået en seriøs konkurrent af disse skønheder fra norske FWSS. Jeg mener hvad er der ligesom ikke at elske. Elsker form for slet ikke at glemme farven. Det bliver en god sommer. Jeg kan mærke det.

 

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SAINT LAURENT LEATHER ANKLE BOOTS

ACCESSORIES // March 19th 2014

I've been looking for a pair of black classic ankle boots for a while now and actually thought I would end up with a pair of suede Gianvito Rossi. But that was until I saw and tried on the perfect pair from Saint Laurent in Paris. Quite the heel but - believe it or not - really comfortable (as such a pair can be). I see them working great with both a black leather skirt and a pair of vintage Levis denim jeans. Now I just need to find the €695 for them.

 

Jeg har længe ledt efter det perfekte par sorte, klassiske ankelstøvler og jeg troede faktisk, jeg ville ende med et par i ruskind fra Gianvito Rossi. Det var dog indtil jeg så og prøvede det perfekt par fra Saint Laurent i Paris. Ganske høj hæl, men - tro det eller lad være - helt behagelige alligevel (så behagelige som sådan et par sko nu engang kan være). Jeg forestiller mig, at de passer perfekt til både en sort lædernederdel og et par vintage Levis denim jeans.

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STAN SMITH

ACCESSORIES // March 17th 2014

A looot of cool ladies are vouching for the Adidas Stan Smith nowadays, and who am I to argue with Phoebe Philo or Gisele Bündchen? Although I'm completely obsessing about the navy and white version. Anyone with a leftover size 38? Gone everywhere.

 

Alt for seje damer er med på Stan Smith-bølgen for tiden, herunder Phoebe Philo og Gisele Bündchen. Selvom de er set i den grønne version, så er jeg helt besat af de blå. Nogle der har et par tilovers i str. 38? Udsolgt overalt!

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THE NEW KATE ACCORDING TO KARL

FASHION // March 11th 2014

In an interview for the Sunday Times Chanel-designer Karl Lagerfeld revealed that he believes Cara Delevingne might be the next Kate Moss.

 

She's a character. She's the Charlie Chaplin of the fashion world. She is kind of genius, like a character out of a silent movie. I would see her better in a silent movie than a talkie because she over-accents the movement. Girls admire her like they used to Kate Moss. They all want to be as free as her.

 

 

What do you think?

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NEW IN: THE STATIONARY

LIFE // March 10th 2014

So happy I got my hands on the Garance Doré stationary at Colette while in Paris last week. I wish, I could have bought it all. I got lots of to do's these upcoming weeks, so better get writing. The Eiffel Tower was a gift from my favorite travel buddy. So thoughtful - I'm loving it.

 

Jeg er simpelthen så begejstret for mit Garance Doré stationary, som jeg købte i Colette i Paris i sidste uge. Jeg ville ønske, jeg havde købt det hele. Jeg har masser af to-do’s de næste par uger, så jeg må straks igang med at notere. Eiffeltårnet fik jeg har min favorit-rejsemakker. Så betænksomt – og jeg er vild med det.

 

 

 

 

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VIOLA SKY LINGERIE

FASHION // March 9th 2014

Pretty random. On one hand I hate buying lingerie. I would so much rather buy a new bag or invest in a pretty pair of shoes. On the other hand, I still want those pretty pieces. I know, first world problems… Anyway I came across the brand Viola Sky a few months ago and I’m telling you, it is lingerie-heaven!!! Pretty hues, gorgeous lace and the perfect fit. And as if this wasn’t enough, the lingerie also comes in the cutest boxes. I was so lucky that I had the chance to ask the designer, Sonja Wolffbrandt Christensen a few questions:

 

Why lingerie?

Because I was always attracted to delicate and feminine textiles. So after finishing my Design Degree, it seemed only natural to include lingerie into my collections. But quickly I began focusing solely on lingerie. Your lingerie really is the foundation to how the rest of your outfit looks and feels. It really is all about being the best version of yourself.

 

What should you be aware of when buying lingerie?
When it comes to your bra definitely fit… for looks but just as much feel. It not only supports your breasts but also makes sure you are comfortable. During a lifetime most women actually use up to six different cup sizes.

 

Best tip?

Spend a bit more than usual on your lingerie so that the fit is perfect, but it also lasts so much longer.

 

Visit the femine Viola Sky universe at http://www.violasky.dk/

 

På en måde så hader jeg at købe nyt undertøj. Jeg vil ti gange hellere bruge pengene på en ny taske eller investere i et par smukke sko. Men på den anden side så vil jeg jo også gerne have det smukke lingerie. Ja, ja, jeg ved det godt. First world problems, helt sikkert, men alligevel… Nå, men for et par måneder siden faldt jeg over det danske lingerie-mærke Viola Sky og var lynhurtigt solgt. Her finder du et helt univers af smukt undertøj i de fineste, sarte farver, de smukkeste blonder og den perfekte pasform, og som om dette i sig selv ikke er nok, så kommer undertøjet også i den smukkeste indpakning. Simpelthen så fint. Jeg var så heldig at få lov til at stille designeren Sonja Wolffbrandt Christensen nogle spørgsmål.

 

Hvorfor lingeri?
Jeg har altid været tiltrukket af fine, delikate og feminine tekstiler. Efter at have afsluttede min designuddannelse begyndte jeg at inkludere lingeri i mine kollektioner og hurtigt begyndte jeg udelukkende at fokusere på netop undertøj. Dit lingeri er grundlaget for hvordan resten af dit tøj sidder og føles. Det hele handler om at være den bedste mulige udgave af sig selv.

 

Det vigtigste når man køber undertøj?
Det er vigtigt at have styr på din bh’s pasform – og ikke kun for syns skyld. Det handler i lige så høj grad om komfort. Faktisk så bruger en kvinde i gennemsnit op til seks forskellige størrelser gennem livet og det er meget få opmærksomme på. Men husk at 1. bh-bæltet skal sidder stramt og vandret under brystet, 2. skålen skal ligge glat over brystet, 3. midterstykket skal gå helt ind imellem brysterne, 4. bøjlen skal være så bred, at den kan rumme dit bryst, 5. hægten skal passe i yderste led, og stropperne skal være tilpas stramme.

 

Bedste tip?
Brug nogle ekstra penge på dit undertøj. Det skal sidder godt og på den måde holder det meget længere.

 

Du har mulighed for at tilmelde dig Viola Skys medlemsklub og nyhedsbrev og få gode medlemsfordele… og nu du er i gang, så skal du tjekke Luelles Lingerie Edit og Lingerie Care Guide ud.

 

 

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STREETSTYLE

FASHION // March 8th 2014

Wow, streetstyle certainly has blown up these last few years. From being mostly fashionable editors being photographed, it’s now also everyday people. Well I say - if you got it, why not flaunt it. What I personally love about streetstyle is the sense of authenticity it brings to the scene. Always so inspirational. And then I can’t help being impressed with the doors it has opened to so many bloggers. But speaking of streetstyle. Go to Luelle to check out the newest from Paris (and if you want to know the photographers behind the camera, check this out).

 

 

 

Konceptet streetstyle er fuldstændig eksploderet de sidste par år. Fra primært at være redaktører, der blev fotograferet, så er det nu også helt almindelige mennesker. Og hvorfor ikke? If you got it, why not flaunt it? Hvad jeg personligt elsker ved netop streetstyle er autenticiteten og personers individuelle stil. Derudover kan jeg ikke lade være med at være imponeret over så mange døre netop at blive streetstyle spottet har åbnet for mange bloggere. Smut forbid Luelle, hvor du kan se meget mere streetstyle fra Paris (og hvis du gerne vil vide hvem, der er bag kameraet, så tjek det her ud).

 

 

 

 

 

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MARIO BADESCU

BEAUTY // March 7th 2014

Some time ago I was properly introduced - as I made acquaintance a few years back - to the beauty brand Mario Badescu, an American pharmacy brand that is known for its personalized skin care and acne treatment. Besides having an almost addictive relationship to the brand now (loving the Drying Lotion and Lip Wax!!!), I'm also loving the packaging. It totally beautifies my bathroom. I really want to try more of the products. I need to get ordering. Get it at your new go-to-beauty-site Beautyhero.

 

Jeg har for nyligt stiftet ordentligt bekendtskab med skønhedsmærket Mario Badescu, et amerikansk apotekermærker, der er kendt for personaliseret hudpleje og aknebehandling. Udover at jeg ret hurtigt har fået et totalt afhængighedsforhold til produkterne (har optur over Drying Lotion og Lip Wax), så er jeg også vild med emballage. Den forskønner totalt mit badeværelse. Jeg er ret hooked på at afprøve flere af produkterne fra Mario Badescu, så jeg må virkelig i gang med at bestille. Køb Mario Badescu hos dit nye go-to-beauty-site Beautyhero.

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OMEGA SEAMASTER 1958

ACCESSORIES // March 3rd 2014

I rarely wearing much jewelery so a watch truly is the perfect statement piece. I love my vintage Omega Seamaster from 1958 which I bought a few years back.

 

Pics by Thomas Degner

 Jeg går sjældent med smykker og netop af den grund er et smukt ur den perfekte statement-accessory. Jeg elsker mit vintage OMega Seamaster fra 1958, som jeg købte for nogle år siden.

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THE SPIRIT OF TRAVEL

FASHION // March 1st 2014

Gorgeous pictures from Louis Vuitton's most recent campaign titled The Spirit of Travel. The campaign, which was shot by Peter Lindbergh features models Karen Elson and Edie Campbell interacting with wild animals. The wildest South African scenery provides the perfect background for the campaign that features Louis Vuitton’s monogram bags: the Speedy, the Keepall, the Neverfull alongside two new styles.  The campaign was styled by none other than fashion-queen Carine Roitfeld and dons looks from Vuitton’s Resort and Spring collection.

 

 

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SUNGLASSES

ACCESSORIES // February 25th 2014

I'm looking for a new pair of sunglasses. Still love my Céline's to death but would love another pair. They have to be big and Jackie O'ish. Which ones to go for?

 

Jeg leder efter nye solbriller. Selvom jeg stadig elsker mine Céline til døde, så vil jeg gerne have et par at skifte med. De skal være store og Jackie O-agtige. Nogle forslag?

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GARANCE DORÉ STATIONARY

INTERIOR // February 24th 2014

My friends and family know never to let me lose in a book store unless they have loads of patience, plenty of time or possess the same ability as me to get completely lost in the magic of books, stationary, greeting cards and calendars - perhaps that's also why I got more than what's healthy excited about the news of Garance Doré launching her own line of stationary in collaboration with Rifle Paper. Looks so pretty. The line is available from March and will be sold in Garance's own boutique and at selected retailers worldwide. 

 

Picture via Garance Doré

 

Både min familie og mine venner ved, at de aldrig skal slippe mig løs i en bogbutik medmindre de har masser af tålmodighed, er i god tid eller kan blive lige så optaget af smukke bøger, brevpapir, kort og kalendere som mig - måske også derfor blev jeg mere end sundt begejstret ved nyheden om at Garance Doré lancerer hendes egen linje med brevpapir i samarbejde med Rifle Paper. Det ser SÅ pænt ud. Brevpapiret kommer i butikker fra marts og vil udover Garances egen butik, også blive solgt hos udvalgte forhandlere over hele verden.

 

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ADAX BY CARIN WESTER

ACCESSORIES // February 23rd 2014

I got myself a new bag - and I've been waiting on it in what feels like forever. It's from the collaboration Carin Wester did with Adax and I can't wait for the right occassion where I can wear it. It has the perfect size and I really like that it also has a strap so I'm not limited to only wearing it when going out. Hurry up and head over to Bisou.dk if you are interested in your very own Adax by Carin Wester bag.

 

Jeg har fået en ny taske - og jeg har ventet i en evighed på den. Den er fra Adaxs samarbejde med den svenske designer Carin Wester og jeg glæder mig ret meget til en lejlighed, hvor jeg kan tage den i brug. Den har den perfekt størrelse og jeg er begejstret for, at den også har en lang rem, så jeg ikke er begrænset til kun at bruge den, når jeg skal i byen. Skynd dig over på Bisou.dk, hvor du kan vinde din helt egen (eller faktisk 6 stk!!!) Adax by Carin Wester taske. 

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RUDOLPH CARE

BEAUTY // February 23rd 2014

My third and last #themostlovedone from Magasin du Nord (nr. 1 and 2 here) is my Rudolph Care products... Besides loving the packaging, the products are just amazing and work wonders. My two favorites are the Acai Roll-On Deo and the Acai Cleansing Foam. I really recommend them - alongside the rest of the Rudolph Care line. Bisou.dk is collaborating with Magasin on creating awareness about their Spring campaign #themostlovedone. Here you can win loads of great goodies but you also have the chance to help raise money for Red Cross. All you have to do is instagram your most loved one (whatever that may be) and hashtag #themostlovedone @magasindunord. Everytime you do that 5 kr. is donated to the charity. You can read much more here. Get instagramming.

 

In collaboration with Magasin du Nord.

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ESSENTIALS

BEAUTY // February 17th 2014

It's no secret that the Parisian pharmacies are beauty heaven and you should always do your research before going to Paris because there are so many things you need to bring back. One product I always make sure to stock up on is Bioderma's Créaline H2O which throughly removes your makeup. Also my newest addiction is the Bioderma Créaline H2O wet wipes. Just perfect for removing eye makeup. Remember to buy the travels size of the bottles as well as the 500 ml is to big to travel with.

 

Det er ingen hemmelighed, at de parisiske apoteker er beauty-heaven, og du bør altid – for at være sikker på du får alt med hjem - være grundig i din research inden du tager til Paris. En ting jeg altid har med retur i kufferten er Biodermas Crealine H2O, der grundigt fjerner makeup. Min seneste afhængighed fra samme mærke og serie er vådservietterne. Helt perfekte til at fjerne øjenmakeup med. Husk også at købe den lille rejsestørrelse, når du alligevel er afsted. 500 ml flasken er lige lovlig stor at rejse med.

 

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WHAT I'M WEARING

LOOK // February 16th 2014

I can't believe the sun is out. And today I could finally put on my sunglasses with getting random stares from people. It's wonderful and the perfect start to a Monday morning. Maybe that's why I went all in on colors yesterday. Perhaps I knew Spring-ish weather was just around the corner. 

 

Det er helt ufatteligt at solen endelig er fremme. I dag kunne jeg endda tage min solbriller på uden at få mærkelige blikke fra folk omkring mig. Det er helt vidunderligt og den perfekt start på en mandag morgen. Måske det er derfor jeg gik helt amok med farver i går. Måske jeg vidste at forårsagtigt vejr ventede lige om hjørnet.

 

By Malene Birger jacket and pants, IRO top and Acne shoes.

 

Pictures by Thomas Degner.

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NARS MATTE MULTIPLE STICKS

BEAUTY // February 16th 2014

Even more to obsess about as NARS (remember the Multiple Stick and Concealer, I told you about?) is now offering the Multiple Stick in a matte version – actually a whole collection of different matte shades. The sticks are available in a few weeks, which doesn’t leave me much time to decide on the color. Which one to choose, oh my that's gonna be a tough one. 

 

Jeg fornemmer endnu en besættelse komme snigende. Kan I huske jeg fortalte om mine produkter fra NARS, som jeg købte i New York (ellers så tjek de her links ud: NARS Multiple Stick and Nars Concealer)? Anyway, NARS har netop offentliggjort, at Multiple Stick nu også kommer i en mat udgave - eller faktisk en hel kollektion af matte nuancer. Kollektion kommer i butikkerne allerede om få uger, hvilket giver mig alt for lidt tid til at vælge farve. Åh...

 

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INSPIRATION

FASHION // February 15th 2014

One of the best ways to find inspiration is in magazines and art books. My favorite artist is Danish Catherine Raben Davidsen. I can look at her paintings and drawings for hours and one day I'm definitely investing in one of them. I can also spend hours just reading and flipping through magazines. French Vogue is the best for pictures but I also love Self Service, Bon, I-D, Vs. and Dansk - just to mention a few. As you know from Maiken, Magasin really has the best selection in Copenhagen. I often go there to get the latest issues and end up spending way to much time there. Bisou.dk is collaborating with Magasin on creating awareness about their Spring campaign #themostlovedone. Here you can win loads of great goodies but you also have the chance to help raise money for Red Cross. All you have to do is instagram your most loved one (whatever that may be) and hashtag #themostlovedone @magasindunord. Everytime you do that 5 kr. is donated to the charity. You can read much more here. Get instagramming.

 


Jeg elsker at finde inspiration i magasiner og kunstbøger. Min favorit kunstner er dansk Catherine Raben Davidsen. Jeg kan se på hendes malerier og tegninger i timevis, og en dag er jeg absolut nødt til investere i et af ​​dem. Jeg bruger ofte også timer på at læse magasiner. Fransk Vogue er bedst for billeder, men jeg elsker også Self Service, Bon, ID, Vs. og Dansk - bare for at nævne nogle stykker. Som I ved fra Maiken, så har Magasin det bedste udvalg af magasiner i København. Jeg går ofte i deres magasinafdeling for at få fat i de sidste nye udgaver og ender med at bruge alt for meget tid der. Bisou.dk samarbejder i øjeblikket med Magasin om at skabe opmærksomhed omkring deres forårskampagne #themostlovedone . Her kan I vinde masser af fantastiske præmier, men I har også mulighed for at hjælpe med at rejse penge til Røde Kors. Alt du skal gøre er instagram dine #themostlovedone (hvad det så måtte være) og huske at hashtagge #themostlovedone @Magasindunord. Hver gang I gør det donerer Magasin 5 kr. til velgørenhed. Du kan læse meget mere her. Skynd jer at komme igang.

 

In collaboration with Magasin du Nord.

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LUGGAGE

ACCESSORIES // February 13th 2014

I travel quite a lot for work and what better way to travel than in style. And working for By Malene Birger, I of course need to flash the Arabian flower signature print. That's why I got a hold of this Assia bag. I always carry it on board and it fits perfectly to the overhead cabins (win your own over at By Malene Birger's instagram)

 

Get you By Malene Birger Assia bag here.

 

Jeg rejser en del i forbindelse med arbejde og hvad er bedre end at rejse med stil. Og da jeg arbejder for By Malene Birger er jeg selvfølgelig nødt til at flashe brandets signature-print. Derfor købte jeg Assia -tasken, som jeg altid har med om bord. Den passer perfekt i skabene på flyet (vind din egen Assia ovre på By Malene Birger's instagram profil).

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GIANVITO ROSSI SUEDE ANKLE BOOTS

ACCESSORIES // February 11th 2014

All I'm dreaming off at the moment is these Gianvito Rossi black suede ankle boots. Pure amazingness.

 

Check out the Gianvito Ross universe right here.

 

Alt jeg drømmer om for tiden er disse Gianvito Rossi suede ankle boots. Ren fantastiskhed.

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TROMBORG

BEAUTY // February 9th 2014

Tromborg is one of my go-to beauty brands and among all their products, I think my favorite (all though it's very hard to choose) must be the Aroma Therapy Body Lotion. I really like how it adds lots of moisture to my winter-dry skin. Also I'm really looking forward to trying the Anti-Cellulite Treatment Serum, another part of my getting-ready-for-summer-resolutions. I hear it's reallly good.

 

Visit Tromborg's universe here.

 

Tromborg er en af mine sikre go-to beautybrands and blandt deres produkter, så tror jeg (det er utrolig svært at vælge) at min favorit må være Aroma Therapy Body Lotion. Jeg elsker, at den giver masser af fugt til min vintertørre hud. Jeg glæder mig også meget til at komme igang med Anti-Cellulite Treatment Serumen, endnu en del af mit klar-til-sommer-projekt. Eftersigende skulle den være virkelig god.  

 

 

 
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HOME

INTERIOR // February 9th 2014

I can never get enough of coffeetable books, HAY's pretty boxes, the Kennedy's, Vouge Paris or Catherine Raben Davidsen's beautiful art. I actually love it all. And speaking of love, you need to go check out the new spring campaign from Magasin du Nord called The Most Loved One. Here you can win some cool spring additions to your wardrobe or home. All you have to do is instagram your most loved one (what ever that may be).. and for each instagram Magasin du Nord will donate 5 kr. to Red Cross. Remember to tag your picture #themostlovedone and @magasindunord. Read more here - and get instagramming.

 

Jeg kan ikke få nok at hverken coffeetable bøger, Hays smukke æsker, Kennedy-familien, Vogue Paris eller Catherine Raben Davidsen's smukke kunst. Faktisk elsker jeg det hele, og nu vi snakker om at elske, så skal I tjekke forårskampagnen The Most Loved One fra Magasin du Nord. Her har du nemlig chancen for at vinde nogle ret seje præmier til din garderobe eller hjem. Alt du skal gøre er, at instagramme your most loved one (hvad det så end er) og for hvert instagram donerer Magasin du Nord 5 kr. til Røde Kors. Du skal bare huse at tagge dit billede med #themostlovedone og @magasindunord.

 

In collaboration with Magasin du Nord.

 

 

 

 

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WHAT I'M WEARING

LOOK // February 8th 2014

I'm very much into a black and white monochrome look and what better way to create it than with a cool leather jacket. As you know I have quite a few black leather jackets but this is one of my favorites and from BLD DNM. I bought it while living in Berlin and I don't think I actually ever really showed it to you. If you don't know BLK DNM, please check it out. It's a project by designer Johan Lindeberg and I love the brand. Great leather jacket, cool well-fitted t-shirt and amazing jeans. Definitely worth a try.

 

Jeg er ret vild med et sort/hvidt monokromt outfit og den bedste måde at skabe det på er med en cool læderjakke. Jeg har - som I ved - en del sorte læderjakke, men den her er en klar favorit. Jeg købte den, da jeg boede i Berlin og jeg tror faktisk aldrig, jeg har haft muligheden for at vise den på. Den er fra BLK DNM, et af Johan Lindebergs mærker, som du skal love mig at tjekke ud. Virkelig fantastiske læderjakker, perfekte t-shirts og alt for seje jeans.

 

Picture by Thomas Degner.

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STINE GOYA: THE COOLEST CAST

FASHION // February 2nd 2014

Stine Goya definitely had the best cast of models this season with Lykke May, Marianne Schrøder,  Louise P and Mia Hessner all gracing the catwalk alongside Copenhagen it-girls Emma Leth and Veneda Anastasia.The collection offered the signature-Goya pastel colors, print og knits. The most surprising element? The golden H2O x Stine Goya slippers.

 

© Thomas Degner for Bisou


Stine Goya havde afgjort det bedste cast af modeller denne sæson. På catwalken så man Lykke May, Marianne Schrøder, Louise P og Mia Hessner sammen med Københavns it-piger Emma Leth og Veneda Anastasia.Kollektionen bød på masser af der signatur-Goya pastelfarver, print and strik. Det mest overraskende element? Den guld H2O x Stine Goya slippers.

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MADS NØRREGAARD STRIPES

FASHION // February 2nd 2014

It was great to have Mads Nørregaard back on the show schedule for fashion week. As most of you probably know, he is very well-known for his stripes and I really like how he managed to "sneak" in loads of stripes but in a new interpretation. I wouldn't mind one of those black and white suits.

 

Det var dejligt at have Mads Nørregaard tilbage på showplanen i modeugen. Som de fleste af jer sikkert ved, så er Nørregaard yderst kendt for sine striber, og jeg kan ret godt lide hvordan han formåede at "snige" masser af striber ind , men i en ny fortolkning. Jeg ville ikke have noget imod at eje en af ​​de sort/hvide jakkesæt.

 

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