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holland / another day in eindhoven

October 12, 2010

We spent another day in Eindhoven with my Aunt and Uncle and Cousins. It was amazing because it was market day. Eindhoven itself is a very special city. The rise of lighting and electronics giant Philips happened here. Philips was founded as a light bulb manufacturing company in Eindhoven in 1891. There are references to light bulbs and the history of the company all over the city. My cousin Joost was giving me all the details on the history as we were strolling around. Smart cousin 😉 We did some shopping and wandering and Joost took some outfit shots for me on a older street with some of the best architecture in the city and right around the corner from his apartment. I wore my trusty booties again and this great striped blouse I picked up at H&M before my trip. I find myself wearing more black and white right now and loving how classic it looks! Scroll down to hear more about my day.

[shirt + pants: h&m / necklace: house of harlow / booties: zara]

The market is filled with everything from food, clothes to fabric.

This is actually the same place I took my photos for my first holland post!

We sat down at a place called Usine to have lunch and a coffee.

One of my favorite elements in Holland. BIKE PATHS! (the red path is strictly for bikes and mopeds)

My two cousins Joost and Stefan near Joost’s apartment.

Today, I am sending much love to my entire family and wish I could be in Holland with them right now!

17 Comments leave one →
  1. October 12, 2010 12:07 pm

    I’ve enjoyed reading about your trip to Holland. I shouldn’t be surprised that you have family in Holland. I’ve always heard that everyone is pretty in Holland! Your photos are amazing, and I think the weather made these images even better.

    http://www.sequinissues.blogspot.com

  2. October 12, 2010 1:00 pm

    That HOH necklace is on top of my wishlist! 🙂
    P.S: I’m having a blogger Tshirt giveaway I hope you join! 😉
    xxx

    http://gypsy-diaries.blogspot.com/

  3. October 12, 2010 3:00 pm

    Kimberly your blog is full of inspiration! You have really great style!

  4. October 12, 2010 4:51 pm

    I love how you styled our shirt! Not many people can pull of harem pants but girl, you pull it off STUNNINGLY. I’m so jealous! I also have the House of Harlow pendant in Abalone and wear it pretty much 24/7! I need to wear it with our stripey shirt! 😉 Looking lovely as always sweet girl!

  5. October 12, 2010 5:10 pm

    Love that striped top and your cousins are so stylish!!

  6. October 12, 2010 5:46 pm

    You’re rocking those harem/sweatpants girl. And that stripe buttondown is killer! Love this look. And I think I could really learn a thing or two from you about posing for photos. You always look SO DARN CUTE!!

    xx Laura

  7. October 12, 2010 6:46 pm

    Great snaps!

    xoxo
    bianca

  8. October 12, 2010 6:52 pm

    Why black & white is so amazing to wear? i don’t know but i love it everyday i use a black & white outfit and of course see one like yours 😀 love the mixes

  9. October 12, 2010 8:31 pm

    Loving that house of harlow necklace, looks great with this outfit!

  10. October 13, 2010 1:20 am

    these pictures are fantastic and your cousins are so cute 😉 those booties look like they were a great purchase–they look great with your ensemble.

    xx aj http://seejaneworkplaylive.blogspot.com

  11. October 13, 2010 2:44 am

    Gorgeous photos looks like an amazing trip! I love those pants!!

  12. October 13, 2010 10:33 pm

    Holland looks so beautiful! And it’s so clean.. I definitely want to visit someday! Love your outfit..way to rock harem pants! Not many people can pull them off but you sure do!

    -Samantha
    http://sincerelysamantha.com

    Ps- I love European men’s style..your cousins look great!

  13. October 14, 2010 12:41 am

    Don’t know what is better… the casually tied up top, the good looking Dutch genes in your family:) or the dutch background.
    Jealous of your trip to Holland… did you eat so many droppies that your stomach cramped? I always do, I will never learn…

  14. October 14, 2010 6:11 pm

    I ADORE HOLLAND and these are STUNNING.

  15. October 15, 2010 10:49 pm

    I can’t believe you just commented on my blog!! Seriously! I’ve been following you forever and am IN LOVE with your blog and style. I just freaked out a little bit. THANK YOU SO MUCH! It means a ton, you have NO idea

    • eat.sleep.wear. permalink*
      October 17, 2010 10:07 pm

      AWEEE you are too freakin sweet! HAHAHAHAHA I love it!! Of course I will pop over and say hi again soon 😉 Your so adorable and your photos are GREAT! Hope you had a great weekend. xo, Kim

  16. October 17, 2010 3:08 pm

    this looks so ‘typical’ dutch:) I can immidiately see that these pictures were taken in Holland:) just because I happen to live there:D I’m glad you had lots of fun:) you look awesome aswell:) I totally adore your outfit! I have a black jumpsuit from Topshop that almost looks exactly the same as your outfit together in black:D

    xx

    Cyliaaaa.blogspot.com

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