Belgium: Antwerp – Kinepolis

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Kinepolis Antwerp under a threatening sky.

This tips ‘n trips post might not be that interesting for those who do not live in Flanders or Holland (sorry guys !), but as I was pleasantly surprised by this trip, I want to do a post about it.

A couple of weeks ago I entered a competition from the magazine Flair to win 2 film tickets for the debut of film director Lenny Van Wesemael : “Café Derby“. So you can imagine I was quite excited when last week I got a text message to congratulate me for winning two tickets. As my husband doesn’t particularly like going to the cinema and my daughter Charlotte is quite the film-fan, it was obvious that she would be my plus one. Read more about my film date with my daughter!

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Fashion: How to wear… lace dress

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Lace dress : black

I love my ‘Pretty Eccentric’ green lace dress from last Saturday’s post ! It’s very glam and chique and I love the colour. In this how-to post you get to see 3 more lace dress, all combined pretty glam I must say ! Which style do you prefer : the black, the coral or the gold ? You can vote in the poll below the images.Love, Kathleen
See two more styles + poll!

Quote of the day : kindred spirits

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“Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It’s splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world” – L.M. Montgomery (Anne of Green Gables)

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What a fun group of bloggers… Sitting : Sarah and Zoë       Standing up from left to right : Ines, Silke, yours truly, Elodie, Elisse, Fobe, Lena, Nikki, Romina (with little Frankie in her tummy!) and Merel (thank you very much Merel for letting me use this photo!)    Credits : Merel Kistemaker http://crvy.nl/

Since I started blogging in June, I joined Bloggerscafé, a Facebook group of Dutch and Flemish bloggers. This group is great if you have some blog related problems and questions of which I have many as I am still a beginner. And boy is there a lot to know about blogging! The questions I have… well… a bottomless pit! So now and then I ask a question on this Facebook group and I am learning from other people’s questions as well.

Last Sunday I had a meeting with some fellow bloggers of Bloggerscafé. This meeting was the first time I met up with kindred blogger spirits. Read more about this quote!

Beauty : Erborian – CC crème

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Not long ago I bought my first Erborian product. The Pink Perfect Crème, of which you read the review here. Now I am quite impressed with this product as you could read and I said so to the shopkeeper so she kindly gave me some other Erborian samples to try.

One of them was this CC crème of which I was, again, an immediate fan. Read more about this Erborian CC crème!

Lazy Sunday

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Welcome to this Lazy Sunday post ! Time for another recap of what’s been going on this site of cyberspace…

This past week I did a review on the eyebrow-set from Mac, I rambled on about summer ending (and how I do NOT like that… at all!). On Wednesday you could see 3 styles with a patterned coat and on Thursday I finally posted about a trip to Knokke which my husband and I did mid August (well, better late than never…). I hope I gave you some inspiration for next fall as you could see lots of fall-trends in my ‘fitting room fits‘ and my pretty lace dress was seen in the outfit of the week post.

I hope you liked last weeks’ posts… and I hope you like your lazy Sunday !

Love, Kathleen

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In my tips ‘n trips posts you can read all about our Normandy trip we did in July. On the last day we visited Etretat with iths marvelous cliff coast.

Fashion: Lace dress

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In August last year, my husband, three kids and myself did a day trip to Brighton (which was ever so fun… should write about it on tips ‘n trips now I come to think of it !).

In the lovely, little streets of The Lanes, we passed the shop ‘Pretty Eccentric‘ and I immediately fell in love with… like everything they sold ! All the clothes and accessories had a roaring twenties feel and I tried on several dresses. This pretty lace dress with grey underdress really is sophisticated. Read more about this outfit!

Outfit of the week : sneak peek

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A bit of lace and a soft green for the outfit of this week… you definitely should come back tomorrow to see the entire outfit ! Fit for a party I’d say…

Love, Kathleen

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