The Banjo Beats

If I had a gun

Let me fly you to the moon

My eyes have always followed you around the room
‘Cause you’re the only god that I will ever need
I’m holding on and waiting for the moment to find me

Focus

The one you really want

Realisation Par Alexandra Dress

… but not just the one you maybe really need?

I’ve been looking for a good (cheap?) alternative to Realisation Par’s iconic Alexandra dress and been really unsuccessful at it. The truth is, when you’re 175 cm tall, you’re massively screwed up if you want to find short dresses at the usual fast fashion retail stores. 

What can I say. Maybe most girls out there are shorter and that’s the secret reason behind ASOS Tall collection, and not just making you feel like Hagrid. 

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On the wall

The White Knot

Moodboard The White Knot Breastfeeding tops

Tie me up! Tie me down!

I haven’t really made any official blog announcement but on the 10th June I became a mum.

It’s been six weeks ever since and I still can’t cope with most of the things that come with motherhood. But the one thing I’m struggling the most with is being physically attached to a little person 24/7, and how everything orbits around him. EVERYTHING.

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The Banjo Beats

Love & Hate

I need something, give me something beautiful

I believe
She won’t take me somewhere I’m not supposed to be
You can’t steal the things that god has given me
No more pain and no more shame and misery

Interiors

Art Shopping on a budget

Art Shopping on a budget

A declaration of intentions

Shopping art is pretty much like shopping jewellery. You want it to look the best (personal, authentic and beautiful) but you maybe don’t have the background to make an educated purchase decision.

Then you check the price tag and realise your intentions are corrupted. Your dreams of an enhanced lifestyle are over. Or are they?

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Focus

The jewellery kickoff

Jewellery - Fanned drops by Antropologie

Words on a relationship gone wrong

I have a rather minimalistic approach when it comes to styling. I live by the rule of less is more. But sometimes even I have to recognise my style gets boring just because it lacks of that special something. Let’s say jewellery, for an example.

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The Banjo Beats

Think about you

Heavy-hearted trouble on my mind

Your words, they burn
I read it twice, the way you write is different
You’re cold, and it’s cruel
Acting like I am someone that you never knew

Interiors

The Black String Sideboard

GwB - Domo Sideboard

This is the story of thr black string sideboard of your dreams

Someone please come and slap me for writing an inspirational post about an expensive black string sideboard cause I just shamelessly bought a white copy from IKEA. I’m basic just like this.

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Focus

I always hit the gym with my Prada bag

Girl with a Banjo Style Tips - White Prada Bag and Loewe Scarf

… and a few other style tips, tricks and confessions I never really told anyone.

There are some things that keep the universe together: the laws of Physics, gravity, Nutella… But it is actually cheap mascara, second hand stores and style tips that make for a truly meaningful life.

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