Oktoberfest Craze: Dirndl No.4

It is Mid October and my very own Oktoberfest was last weekend. It was Bochum’s first and for our group also our last. The tent was on the small side. A different layout than shown on the booking site. The … Weiterlesen

Oktoberfest Craze: Kirmes – Fun at the Fair

For me the Oktoberfest marks the beginning of Autumn and the autumnal fairs. Still pretty big events in most places I know. I work in Krefeld where they have the Sprödentalkirmes. As fairs go it is nice and family oriented. … Weiterlesen

Oktoberfest Craze: Dirndl Love with LindyBop

This is something for Dirndl Love – Ophelia by LindyBop has the perks of a Dirndl but doesn’t feel as much fancy dress when you are not from Bavaria. Apart from that it is an ace vintage look. Super femine. Awesome … Weiterlesen

Oktoberfest Craze – Heimat Kitsch

Just a quick one. it is autumn. my favorite time of year. Another post about traditional style with a twist. still waiting for my new dirndl, sigh. This is what I wore. A blouse from Boden with iconic sausage dogs, … Weiterlesen

Oktoberfest-Craze: Heimatliebe in Gingham

September is Dirndl time on my blog. An entire month to play with traditional or flokloristic clothing (and in Germany that usually means alpine) – time for Oktoberfest Craze. A proper dirndl is expensive – even a vintage or 2nd hand … Weiterlesen

Okotberfest Craze: Tartan meets Dirndl

So you’d like to go to Oktoberfest but a classic Dirndl is too expensive and the cheap ones too much like a Halloween costume? There are ways to create that look without the full commitment. Either in a cheerful or with … Weiterlesen