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Written By bryanboy

What I dislike about fashion month (aka New York, London, MIlan, Paris) is that feeling of come down once a season’s worth of shows are over. It feels like I’m on a fashion high for a month with all the shows, the running around, the meetings and appointments… and now that it’s all over, it’s like there’s this big, empty void inside, I’m almost at a loss on what to do next. Back to reality I suppose until next season?

Bryanboy at Stockholms Stadsbibliotek, Stockholm
Bryanboy shopping for boots at Acne, Stockholm

Speaking of reality, as you know, my bf has a 9-5 job so I’m always by myself in the mornings and afternoons. I’ve been in his apartment since Saturday night and I thought I’d haul my ass out for the first time this week. And what did I do? Well, this lonely housewife went shopping! I didn’t have much time because I left late in the afternoon. I bought some new patent leather desert boots from Acne (thank you for the friends and family discount, I love friends and family discounts), two sweaters, yellow and gray, from COS, and another black top from COS. I also stopped by the Whyred store. They have this varsity jacket in a really gorgeous green colour. I’m gonna try to hit more shops over the next few days. A visit to Herr Judit is long overdue.

Oh, I met up with my friend Gustav after shopping. I wanted to print some documents because my bf doesn’t have a printer at home (I know, crazy right?) so he took me to the library aka Stockholms Stadsbibliotek. After that we went to Gamla Stan, had a few drinks and before you know it, it’s time to see my bf once again at this restaurant.

Oh, just so you know, I made myself a healthy brunch yesterday — sauteed mushrooms with a wee bit of teriyaki sauce, soft-boiled egg with caviar and baby spinach leaves with olive oil, balsamic vinegar and lots of parmesan cheese.

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Healthy brunch of mushrooms, soft-boiled egg and baby spinach salad
Stockholms Stadsbibliotek library exterior
Stockholms Stadsbibliotek by Architect Gunnar Asplund 1928
Stockholms Stadsbibliotek ceiling
Stockholms Stadsbibliotek main book hall
Books at Stockholms Stadsbibliotek
Gustav at Stockholms Stadsbibliotek
Gustav Marklund at Stockholms Stadsbibliotek


  1. Serdane Messamet

    I know this feeling too, since fashion week is over I feel myself so empty and so vain by the way ( maybe thinking that I wasted my time watching news items… ) but it usefull too cause it allows us to do other things ( schopping, reading, printing as you did ) and be ready like never before for the next season… Hope to se you there

  2. Serdane Messamet

    I know this feelings, when you feel yourself so empty when all this events are over. But it is usefull cause it allows us to do other things like reading, schopping and as you did printing things. We’ll be more ready to see news items at the next season, Hope to see you there !!

  3. i loved how you wrote “…this lonely housewife went shopping!” i felt i could totally relate. love your photos and your clever writing.

  4. Hey, Bryan! I love the texture from you fuckin’ paints! Boy, it looks amazing! And… I’m russian fashion blogger from Germany and I want to meet you here in Munich!

    Alex Gaga

  5. darn it, for some reason i was picturing gustav a “huge tall man of African descent.” man, was i way off. ha!

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