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My favorites – Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

My favorites – Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Hi everyone and welcome back to Styles by Sophie! As you might know, I am a huge fan of art; modern, contemporary, renaissance; you name it! Since I have moved to Amsterdam, I made myself the promise that I would regularly indulge myself in all […]

7 daily sources of inspiration

7 daily sources of inspiration

Good morning and welcome back to another blogpost on Styles by Sophie! In my recent blogpost about creativity and living purposefully, I also touched upon the topic of inspiration. Feeling inspired and gaining inspiration on a daily basis, is crucial ‘food for the mind’ if […]

Available now: The Rays to distance the dark gift package!

Available now: The Rays to distance the dark gift package!

Hi everyone! I am delighted to announce that from now onward, my debut poetry bundle ‘Rays to distance the dark’ is also available to be ordered as a gift package (including some amazing extra’s)! This blogpost will contain more information (in Dutch and English!) about […]

18 things I learned before I turned 18

18 things I learned before I turned 18

Happy to see you (back) on Styles by Sophie! As you might know, I turned 18 on the 31st of July. An age that many consider to be a milestone; an age at which many things change. I am officially an adult now, and more […]

The source of creativity

The source of creativity

Hi and welcome back to Styles by Sophie! A few days ago, I posted a blogpost about living purposefully. As mentioned in that post, creativity is closely linked to living purposefully, for me. Creativity as a goal on its own, can be a difficult one […]

A purposeful day in my life

A purposeful day in my life

This morning, I listened to a podcast by ‘Hidden Brain’ about living a purposeful life. This educational episode really got me thinking about my own life, my purpose and the way in which I value meaning in life. My goal has always been to live […]

Times of choices and changes

Times of choices and changes

In my opinion, change is not only inevitable, it is desirable. My entire life, I have dreamt of change; as a young girl I wanted to move to New York City to pursue my ‘Gossip Girl dream’, I then wanted to au-pair in Paris and […]

These past few weeks have been eventful

These past few weeks have been eventful

To say the least. A lot happened in the last few days of July and the start of August. Many things changed. To begin with, I turned 18 on the 31st of July. I chose to celebrate my birthday with a few of my friends […]

I used to be such an overthinker, here is how I changed that

I used to be such an overthinker, here is how I changed that

Habits or character traits like these, don’t disappear easily. You will usually have to deal with them for at least a significant chunk of your life. Even though that obviously also goes for me, I have found ways to deal with this toxic habit that […]

Blossom – a series

Blossom – a series

In a blogpost from a couple of days ago, I shared some of my favorite photos that I have taken from the sky, this summer. Apart from capturing cotton candy pink skies and pastel rainbows, I also really like to focus on the photography of […]