Archive for: Oaxaca

November 20, 2018

Ankle boots and LBD

If you go through my posts you’ll see that I used to have a variety of ankle boots. However when we moved I had to leave all but one pair behind. So now that the weather is colder it was time to start expanding the collection again. I had started looking for some options online but […]

October 9, 2017

Velvet mules and Oaxacan dress

You might wonder how many pairs of pink shoes somebody needs when you go through my posts. But it was impossible not to fall in love with these velvet mules instantly! And I know that I didn’t need them but just look at them. They are so cute! You may have noticed that mules are on […]

January 16, 2017

Catrina and crochet

It’s been a month since I was in Oaxaca and although it was a short trip, it was a must to pay a quick visit to the artisan market and buy some nice presents for family, friends and myself 😉  Among the great things that one may find there, I came across these great handmade […]

December 27, 2016

Shopping in Oaxaca

In October 2015 I travelled to Oaxaca with a group of my students and a colleague on a study trip. A friend of my colleague’s who is local and helped us out with the organisation of everything one day took us to meet Mariana. Mariana is a woman from a community in Oaxaca that has […]

December 23, 2016

Casual sequins

As you might remember in November I took a quick trip to NYC and paid a late evening visit to Forever 21. It was hard to miss this very cool, ready for the holiday season, sequin skirt so I decided to buy it. I attended some Christmas parties in December but I was indecisive about […]

December 20, 2016

Bridesmaiding in Oaxaca

When you are around your 30s it is very common that your friends start getting married. However almost all of my closest friends are still single, including myself. Moreover in Greece it is not a custom to have bridesmaids so I had never been asked to take upon the role.  In spring my friend Cristy […]