My Funny Valentine

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Our last day in Amsterdam my parents decided to hit up the museums while I walked around. I walked on the fancy street, P.C. Hooftstraat (where I had actually stayed a couple of years ago). It's a nice street to check out. It has all your basic upscale stores; Chanel, Gucci, Louis Vuitton etc. etc. 

Yesterday, in my haste to finish posting because I was tired, I forgot to mention all the great shops I hit up/ ones you should definitely visit. A gorgeous store, where I bought several things, is called Nummer 9 located at, Prinsengracht 226. It sells Scandinavian designers and has some really unique items. Definitely a MUST hit when in Amsterdam. Another great street for shopping is Kalverstraat. It hosts your typical European stores; Bershka, Zara, H&M etc. However, I was pleased to find a River Island there, where I was able to purchase an absolutely adorable dress... score. 

One of the memories that sticks out the most for me whenever I'm in Amsterdam is this large chess set above. I was really glad we were able to find it. I feel oriented once I find my way back to this place. 

We ate lunch at a chain called Wagamama. They have one in Cambridge and I absolutely love it. They serve yummy, yummy noodle soups. If there's one in your area you should definitely check it out. 

Highlights of that day include: 

1) Seeing the chess set again
2) Meeting my parents earlier than expected (yay)
3) Enjoying the beauty of Amsterdam early in the morning when no one else is up (loves it)


Unknown said...

i love the shades of pink!

<3 steffy

Ly said...

I love the chess pieces. I really love your jewelry with your outfit.


Baby Budget Blog said...

Love the layering in the different shades of the same color!! Awesome effect!

Paola Ospina said...

Your outfit is perfect, different colors, flat booties and the rocker style with your bracelets, I need to say that I in love with the studs one.
still enjoying your trip :)

Grace (The Stripe) said...

I LOVE your sunglasses! Great outfit.

Leslie Christen | Fashion Stylist said...

LOVE the pink and red combo

xo Leslie

Confessions Of A City Girl said...

The glasses! I love them

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