Summer is here and we love to spend our days with a good book - on the beach, in bed or traveling. Here’s our 3 favorite summer reads.
- Bridget Jones Diary Mad About the boy by Helen Fielding
Bridget Jones is back - whittier and more hilarious than ever. Struggling with single motherhood, tweeting and finding back to herself in that rude period in life called “middle age”. Will give you a good laugh.
- Love Letters of great men and women
This wonderful collection of love letters is the perfect summer read for the beach. Enjoy F. Scott Fitzgerald declare his love in letters among other famous people all the way from the 18th century to present time. Easy to read and will leave you with a large portion of inspiration for love.
- Blonde by Joyce Carol Oates
A glamorous movie star, a lover, a helpless little girl - the legend of Marilyn Monroe really comes alive in this dazzling fictional portrait of one of our times most enduring icons. With it’s over 800 pages this is the perfect book to bring on a vacation and get lost in.
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Every Sunday we´ll share some glam moments from our Instagram. For daily updates please follow us on Instragram @shoprajic
1. No better way to start the day off with breakfast in bed accompanied by The Rajic Journal.
2. Taking business with our intern Line over some veggie deliciousness at restaurant Satori, Malmö.
3. Taking a break from reality at the rooftop pool at Clarion Post Hotel, Gothenburg.
This healthy smoothie is a real favorite at the Rajic office - filled with vitamins and nutriments it’s the perfect start to a day.
Here’s our recipe:
Ingredients - 2 glasses
1 green apple
1 dl frozen mango
2 tablespoons Reneé Voltaire Green Detox powder
2 dl water
Mix in a blender - ready to serve!
On a hot summers day there’s nothing better than to relax in the shade with a fresh fruity drink. We love this caipirinha made of sweet strawberries, lime and fresh mint. Best of all? It tastes just as delicious as it looks!
Here’s our recipe to the perfect Strawberry Caipirinha:
Ingredients - 4 drinks
200 g Strawberries
4 Table Spoon Cane Sugar
16 cl Cachaca (Brazilian Brandy)
- Wash the strawberries and cut them in pieces
- Cut the lime
- Divide the strawberries and lime in 4 glasses together with the sugar and Cachaca. Mash the ingredients together.
- Top up with ice cubes and decorate the drinks with the fresh mint.
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To celebrate the premiere of THE RAJIC JOURNAL we’ve designed a limited amount of chic t-shirts a la RAJIC in ecological cotton. Now YOU have the chance to win one!
All you have to do to enter the competition is:
1. Follow us on Instagram: @shoprajic
2. Repost this image on your instagram or reblog it on your blog and use the hashtag #shessorajic
3. Keep your fingers crossed until we choose a winner this Friday!
5 APPS TO STAY STYLISH UP TO DATE
Lear how to tie your chic Hermés scarf with style and how to pronounce your favorite french designer without attending french classes. We want to share our top 5 apps for your phone to stay stylish up to date.
1. SPEAK CHIC
Always been afraid to pronounce your favorite french designer wrong? Well, with this magnificent app you no longer need to raise other fashionistas eyebrows and turn wrong into right even though you skipped your french class. Now everybody say “Ed-dy Sli-mahn”!
2. STYLE EYES
You no longer need to spend the whole season to hunt for the perfect heels or handbag. Style Eyes, the “Shazam” of the fashion world helps you find what you are craving for. Upload a picture of the fashion item you are looking for and browse through the many suggestions this cool app offers.
3. SILK KNOTS HERMÉS
Not only is this app absolutely gorgeous and chic, it teaches you how to tie the perfect knot and the app also includes a fun little game you and your fashion buddies can play.
Say hello to your own little fashion magazine you can carry with you in your phone. Discover all stylish news, watch and get a portion of inspiration from this seasons catwalk shows and be the first one to discover next seasons must-have items.
5. WHITE NOISE LITE
Maybe not the most glamorous app, but for the fashionista who is always on the run, a good nights sleep or a powernap during stressful fashion weeks is a must. The White Noise Lite app helps you sleep by blocking distractions which makes you relax and reduce stress. Choose what sound that suites you the best from the sound catalog and enjoy.
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