Hotspot: Mercat

Mercat_Amsterdam_hostpot_Stijlmeisje

THERE ARE SO MANY BEAUTIFUL, SPECIAL, DELICIOUS, ADVENTUROUS PLACES IN THE WORLD. BUT WHAT ARE THE CITIES, RESTAURANTS, MUSEUMS, COFFEE BARS, SHOPS, ETC., ETC., WHERE YOU COULD BUMP INTO A ‘STIJLMEISJE’? IN HOTSPOTS I SHOW YOU THE PLACES I THINK ARE WORTH VISITING. Restaurant Mercat is located in the Eastern Docklands of Amsterdam and is the hotspot […]

Arty Sensation

Triumph - Arty Sensation - Marc Hom - Stijlmeisje

Last week lingerie label Triumph presented a very beautiful and special new project/ad campaign called ‘Arty Sensation: The Art of Being You‘; a tribute to feminine silhouettes and their natural curves. In collaboration with Danish photographer Marc Høm, Triumph shows with this campaign 47 portraits of 20 different powerful women in lingerie (a selection of […]

Morning Gloryville

Morning Gloryville - Stijlmeisje

If you’re an early bird AND you like dancing (before going to the office…) than you have to go to Morning Gloryville, a morning dance experience which started in London and New York. Concept Morning Gloryville is a whole-hearted movement challenging conventional morning culture: “There’s no better start to the day than a soul-shaking dance, big […]

Style Talks

Style Talks - Gende Saman - Vivamuze - Stijlmeisje

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH ARTIST GENDE SAMAN, ALSO KNOWN AS VIVA MUZE. Gende got her bachelors degree from the Royal academy of fine arts, but most of her experience comes from working with talented people and […]

Covering Harper..

harpers bazaar

Yesterday evening the Dutch version of Harper’s Bazaar was officially launched in the Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam (what a great location for a launch by the way) by new editor in chief Cécile Narinx. Harper’s Bazaar is the longest running fashion magazine in the world. The magazine exists 147 years and appears in 47 countries worldwide. The […]

Festival The Brave

Festival The Brave - Stijlmeisje

Yesterday I went to the ‘Tuinen van West‘, a new green zone in the west part of Amsterdam, where a new festival had settled down: The Brave. Festival The Brave is the first open-air festival in the Netherlands that focuses on singer/songwriter, indie and folk (I Am Oak, Rue Royale, Lowlakes, Jake Isaac, a.o.). The […]

O Summer, Where Ar..

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These rainy, summer days means a rainy playlist: 1) Pictures Of You – The Cure 2) You’re The One That I Want – Angus & Julia Stone 3) Ironic - Alanis Morissette 4) Reckoner – Radiohead 5) Stormy Weather – Billie Holiday

Door 74

Door 74 - Stijlmeisje

THERE ARE SO MANY BEAUTIFUL, SPECIAL, DELICIOUS, ADVENTUROUS PLACES IN THE WORLD. BUT WHAT ARE THE CITIES, RESTAURANTS, MUSEUMS, COFFEE BARS, SHOPS, ETC., ETC., WHERE YOU COULD BUMP INTO A STIJLMEISJE? IN ‘HOTSPOTS‘ WE SHOW YOU THE PLACES WE THINK ARE WORTH VISITING. Door 74 is not just a regular bar where you go to […]

Mad scarves

L'Mad Collection - Stijlmeisje

Next year I’ll be in South-Africa for a while for some swell work related projects. Never been before in (South-)Africa and I just can’t wait to explore the country and it’s culture. I also can’t wait to discover all kind of South-African artistic brands and people. I recently already bumped (online) into a cool brand […]