My very first perfume


Couple of weeks ago I was browsing through the swiss equivalent of eBay in order to find some good deals on pre-loved perfumes. And, to my surprise, amongst the bottles of Serge Lutens and Lorenzo Villoresi I found it. Pivoine by Yves Rocher. The very first perfume I ever owned.


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Esxence 2019

It’s the most wonderful time of the year (bim bom bim bom)… it’s the Esxence time! The true Christmas for every perfumista. The time when we all can channel our inner child in a toy shop a.k.a. do nothing but play with perfumes and eat tiramisu for breakfast, lunch and

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Tulip heaven in Mainau

I always thought that I have to visit a tulip farm in Lisse or somewhere else in Holland in order to channel my inner Instagram model and run through an endless sea of tulips. But I was wrong. Just an hour drive from Zurich, there is this magical place in

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Camellia Park in Locarno

Last week I packed my camera, tripod and good mood into a backpack and went on a one day trip to Locarno in Canton Ticino. Why Locarno? In order to visit the biggest in Europe camellia park, called Parco delle Camelie.

When to visit Parco delle Camelie?

Roughly between the end of

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The Dress Diaries,

Vintage Gucci-esque dress

This week I visited Camellia Park in Locarno and during my visit I did couple of self portraits wearing my very matching camellia slingbacks and a vintage dress from the 60s. Let me tell you more about this garment.

I bought it on Etsy from an American seller and it was

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