Oriental Spice and some Chocolate

Newsflash: Oriental Spice and some Chocolate is back!

Hi all! Guess who's back Back again with a restyled website show your friends As you can see Oriental Spice and some Chocolate is back in the blog-o-sphere after a short break. A little bit of restyling, but still with the same spicy…
Vintageology by Oriental Spice and some Chocolate

The origin of my vintage fascination

Whenever I talk about my blog and its topic, some eyebrows rise and questions are asked: - "Why vintage?" - "Where did that vintage fascination come from? - "Why not Bollywood" (since I'm literally oriental) And…
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A touch of Empire Elegance

Photo by Shannon van den Berg When you are a woman and you are looking at lovely fashion looks, you want to own them all. And fast. So in this hi-tech society, I still feel like there is something missing. Something which I would like…
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An ode to the HERE and NOW

Today, I am having a little time out of the back-to-the-good old days thought. Sometimes it's good to stand still, take a deep breath, count your blessings gadgets and think about all the luxuries and knowledge of the Here and Now. So I…
Coco Chanel

When Fashion and Wisdom met Coco Chanel

When we think about Coco Chanel, we think about a woman who launched the first perfume with a designer name (Chanel no. 5), which would also become one of the most popular perfumes of all time. Coco also showed women that there was more…
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Spotted: happiness dust

When I say challenges, what is the first thing that pops up in your mind? To have and to hold a healthier lifestyle for example? Or maybe to do something you've never done before like...bungeejumping? When we are talking about physical or…