Amayzine is a Dutch publication that I’ve been a fan of for years. I love their cheeky tone of voice, the personal touches to every story, and pretty graphics. That’s why I’m super honored that they took a chance on me and accepted my proposal to write a bi-weekly column about New York for them.
These are the pieces I’ve written so far.
Als in New York wonen je droom is
This was a short introduction piece in which I talk about why I moved to New York and what I’m doing here now.
Even kletsen met Gigi Hadid en Michael Kors
Amayzine sent me to a press event for a new campaign with Gigi Hadid for Michael Kors’ perfume “Wonderlust.” A few other journalists and I got to ask the pair questions about their friendship, scents and the fashion world.
Dit doen New Yorkers deze zomer
For this article I listed some to-do alternatives to Times Square. Things that New Yorkers would actually leave their airconditioned apartments for during the hot and humid summer months.
Wonen in New York: Expectations Vs. Reality
Moving to New York had been a dream of mine for years. But, with dreams come fantasies. I based a lot of my expectations of life here on a few touristy trips and what I saw on TV and Instagram. The reality is a lot less glamorous.