среда, 23 октября 2013 г.

Autumn's here

We have an amazingly beautiful autumn in Kyiv this year. It's almost like a reward for me - during the time I spent in South East Asia I couldn't stop dreaming about autumn. About clear cool air, beautiful leaves and cozy scarfs-boots-coats outfits (I think everyone's going to dream about it while living in +40C temperatures).

So this weekend we went to one of my absolutely favorite spots in Kyiv and my friend took some pictures of me. And yes, I wear glasses now. It's not a fashion choice - my eyes get so tired because of constant writing/translating that this is the only possible way to help them relax a little. I'd love to still have my perfect eyesight, but we have what we have. I kinda love them, so I don't mind.

Wearing:
Jeans, coat, boots, denim shirt - thrifted
Scarf - bought it at Pratunam market in Bangkok
Bracelets - handmade, Centro and bought at Chatuchak market in Bangkok
Earrings - KUZ and borrowed from my mom
Glasses - Carl Zeiss

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I'm actually holding a pumpkin tart here. I bought it from 'Baker Street' bakery and was trying not to break it.
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Also - I've decided to be more casual with this blog from now on. I really dislike all this endless self promotion happening in blogosphere. I just want to make casual posts and write about things like. I don't care if it makes me a travel blogger, a fashion blogger or a lifestyle blogger, I don't care how much traffic I get.

Everyone who's interested in my life and what I have to say are welcomed here. But if you're expecting to increase the traffic on your blog - I don't think it's going to work for me anymore.

8 комментариев:

  1. What a lovely, textured autumn outfit, and what glowing images by your friend! I love your glasses, too. I want to buy some stylish new glasses so I don't have to wear contact lenses every day to feel pretty, but...we're also considering Lasik surgery for me in the next couple of years so I feel I should conserve the money.

    I'm here because I'm interested in your life, your style, and the cities you explore.

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  2. Hello, Sarah!)
    I have a few friends who had Lasik surgery and they seem to be happy with their results. But on the other hand - my mom, who's a doctor, is super against it even though she wears glasses since high school.
    Thank you so much for your kind words))

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  3. Hello!
    Have you moved back to Kiev? This year's autumn is so colourful, it makes me very happy, too. :-)
    Greetings from Vienna, Paula

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  4. Hello, Paula!)
    Yes, I'm back home, in Kyiv) I'm going to post more pictures soon.
    Autumn is amazing this year, it's true. I still think that it's my reward for that never-ending Thailand heat)

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    1. Hi again! Yesterday I admired the voice of Sergey Bratkov in an exhibition in Vienna. He speaks a sort of poem, about the full moon. The exhibition is called "Dreaming Russia". He was born in Ukraine though.
      I enjoyed the Russian/Ukraine poetics and fine humour. It is a humour that is not typical for Austrian artists. It is subtle and very thoughtful. I wished you could see the exhibition. It is a small part of the Gazprom Bank Collection, this sponsorship caused protests during the opening of the exhibition and made the director of the "Albertina" museum leave the event early. I am looking foward to seeing more of your homecity!
      good night,
      Paula

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  5. hah! Love this. I completely agree, you should post about whatever the heck you want to post about. Who cares what that labels you.

    Love these photos - especially the last few by the tree. Gorgeous fall colours! xx

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  6. Hello, the style crusader!
    Thank you so much!) Yes, the colors are amazing)

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