Azulejos and Patchwork

Bohemian dress and hat on Plaza de Espana, Seville, Spain - Bold Bliss

We went to discover the Plaza de España (“Spain Square” in English), a relict of Seville’s 1929 international fair, at the first blush of day so we could soak up and photograph its splendour without being disturbed by tourists. I was wearing an easy, flowy dress with an unconventional patchwork pattern, perfect for relaxed holiday strolls …

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Cordoba Photo Diary

Cordoba photo diary - Bold Bliss

Today I’m taking you on a short visual tour of Cordoba, a precious gem strung on the silver thread of the Guadalquivir. A city of all seasons, but certainly worth visiting in spring, when temperatures are more pleasant and flowers are blooming abundantly …

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Hunting for the Milanese Sun

Hunting for the Milanese sun - Bold BlissThe photos I dig up today were taken a couple of months ago on the last day of a trip to Milan. We spent the afternoon admiring the city’s many beautiful sights until, all of a sudden, it dawned on us that we only had half an hour left before we were to take the metro back to the airport. We had planned to shoot another outfit and started a race against the clock, aimed at finding a suitable location …

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Bohemian Rhapsody

Asos crochet off-shoulder dress and Siena camera bag - Bold Bliss

I often add a touch of bohème to my outfits, but this dress is outright bohemian, with its off-shoulder design, subtle bell sleeves, scallop hem and patterned crochet fabric. It’s perfect for the day (except for really hot days) and the long sleeves provide that little extra warmth needed when sitting outside during summer evenings. The outfit photos are taken in the Casa de Pilatos, one of the finest palaces of Seville …

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Mom Jean

Picking olives - Bold BlissAt some point on our way from Granada to Seville, a red sign bade us to “STOP” and – obedient as we are – we did. We stepped out of the car and set foot in one of the thousands of neat rasters of olive trees that adorn the side of the roads in this olive-cultivating part of Spain. I was wearing my mom jeans and would like your opinion about a question that’s been puzzling me…

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