Here it is: the article I never thought I'd be writing- well, not while living in Amsterdam at least! But this summer has come with a wave of sweltering, arid, brain-melting heat that just won't quit.
Remember the days when we got all of our information on trends and beauty recommendations from magazines? Now it seems like the Internet has taken over that role, with websites and blogs brimming with reviews and opinions over the latest and greatest items we should get our hands on! And as an avid BuzzFeed reader, I can’t help but devour their reader-vetted recommendations. So here’s what I tried out and loved from their list of beauty product suggestions & stylish…
Beautiful architecture is inspiring in so many ways- including style and fashion-wise! I encourage you, next time you encounter an interesting house, to take all its details in and let yourself be inspired by:
Hats: loved by many, worn by few, feared by most. I can't even (see, I know the cool slang)- but really, I CAN'T EVEN begin to tell you how many times I've seen women sighing about a lovely hat or another, and then denying themselves the pleasure of having it with the classic "Oh, I couldn't pull it off..."
With slow versus fast fashion becoming more and more a discussion that can't be ignored, I think it's important that we all know a few simple ways we can help. While fashion will always take a toll on the environment, we can at least reduce our impact and be more mindful fashion consumers.