The Essential White Shirt

The most popular sighting at the latest Fashion Week in NYC – the white button up shirt.  It is the most valuable player in your wardrobe.   142 more words



It’s a cloudy and cozy sunday here in Berlin so I found some time to create a post which hasn’t been seen here for years (no – … 454 more words


Comme De Garcons' Incense Ouarzazate (2002)

White Pepper Woody

Comme De Garcons’ Ouarzazate (an Islamic city in Morocco) is a spicy and warm incense perfume. The pepper is so strong that I don’t even detect the green tea and vanilla notes as listed in Fragrantica. 59 more words

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Comme des Garcons' Incense Kyoto (2002)

Coffee in a Teak Temple

Continuing my exploration of the Comme des Garcons’ Incense line. Today I’m wearing Kyoto. Longevity and sillage is much better than Zagorsk. 102 more words

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Comme des Garcons' Incense Jaisalmer (2002)

Virtual Masala Chai

Without milk, please. Yes, it’s like spraying Masala tea on your body inside an ebony wood cabinet. If this is your cup of tea, you should try Comme des Garcons’ Incense Jaisalmer.

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Comme des Garcons' Zagorsk (2002)

Ghostly Melancholic

Wearing Comme des Garcons’ Zagorsk is like walking in a chilly empty church with broken windows, and you can see and faintly smell the tall birch and cypress surrounding this old building. 68 more words

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Mesh Sleeve

Comme des Garçons mens shirt | H&M skirt | Birkenstock sandals

It was such a typical ‘summer in the city’ day: hot, humid, basically unbearable. (s/o to my sweat marks) But I’m incredibly grateful to whoever thought that mesh long sleeves could be a thing. So. Much. Airflow.