Earlier this week I cam back from The Netherlands and thought I’d give a round up of 5 must-see shops when visiting Haarlem City. There were literally a zillion places that I really, really enjoyed visiting but if you only have a few days and you want to visit some lovilee and big chain-stores that have not made their way to South Africa in terms of decor, these ones are a MUST! So grateful to friendy Liezel from Match Set Love for all her time and awesome navigation skills taking me everywhere I wanted to go! [Tweet “5 must-see shops when visiting Haarlem City”] 1. IKEA Haarlem Don’t even get me started on IKEA, I have raved about this place since my first visit to one of these stores in France a few years back and it is just as amazing as I remembered. This store is situated just outside…

At the end of 2015 year I asked some lovilees to collaborate with me on a bridal styled shoot entitled ‘florals & frills’. I wanted to showcase something totally OTT, filled with florals in different patterns and colours. I am so proud of the end results and grateful on the collaboration between all the lovilees. A big thank you to Carike Ridout Photography for all the lovilee images that she took. [Tweet “A must-see bridal styled shoot complete with fresh hydrangea table runner!”] The shoot took place in the glass house at Buitengeluk Function Venue in Fourways, Johannesburg. The first time I saw this lovilee green house garden gem I knew it was the perfect fit for a styled shoot. Terri from Ribbon Weddings created the floral masterpieces for us that included hanging birdcages, bouquets and a fresh hydrangea table runner. It was breathtaking. Nicci agreed to model…