First things first, I am a USA 1XL, which means in Asia where sizes run small, I am a XXXL or something crazy. In Germany, I would probably be an XL now. People assume that I gained weight because . . .
There comes a time when you get invited to a black tie event. What does black tie mean? Tuxedos for menLong gowns for women They adhere to this more strictly in Europe. This day came for me last . . .
I got an email from Amelia of Duckling to Swan when she moved to Jakarta a while back. When I checked out her blog and IG feed I couldn't get over how perfect her nails were. Currently drooling over . . .
Happy New Year everyone! It's been a while since I've done a Diplo Style post and I thought I'd change it up a bit today. I want to share one of my favourite easy-to-put-together modern . . .
This post was inspired by The Spoiled Mummy. I've been out of sorts lately. So much life is just happening, that I can barely keep up! The lack of sun (sunset at 4pm is not something I am used to) and . . .
Here is another bargain-hunting find in Berlin! It's TJ MAXX under a slightly differen't name. So if you are looking for a branded item for a much cheaper price or a quality investment piece, this is . . .
"It's a store by the same company that owns H&M but totally different style, more European street style than trendy." This is how Deepa of Currystrumpet first described & Other Stories to me, . . .
One thing that is definitely cheaper for us in Berlin than Jakarta is the clothes. Seriously! One would think that clothes will be cheaper in Indonesia, where a lot of the factories are, but for an . . .
As a diplomat's wife, I attended many receptions and parties. There are many times when I have to wear a Filipiniana gown or party dress and high heels. These receptions are usually cocktail-style so . . .
I wanna share another Jakarta find... a gem of a place called Pistos. It's a jewelry shop that is more accessible to my budget and with stylish, modern designs that are just to-die-for! Photos of the . . .