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Over The Ocean Look Shooting SS17

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Creating our seasonal look proposals is one of my favorite parts of Over The Ocean. I love to mix the styles of my brands and create casual outfits à la OTO for you. 

So far I always took the photos myself and only on Milla and a few friends - in our backyard! This season we made a huge step forward thanks to the photographer Sarah Hebenstreit from Modernkids!  Since there are so many cool photos from that day - including some fun behind the scenes shots - I need to share as many as somehow possible with you here! 

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In Sea Ranch with Bobo Choses

We spent this weekend in Sea Ranch - which is a beautiful getaway at the rugged Sonoma Coast about 100 miles north of San Francisco. I promise that one day I will tell you more about this exceptional place, for today I simply wanted to share some pictures with you. Milla was wearing her new favorite dress and jacket...

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West Coast Craft Street Style

Last weekend Milla and me had been to West Coast Craft - an exhibition of art and craft inspired by the mood and aesthetics of the West Coast lifestyle. Highly recommendable - the next one will take place in November! So while we were there, we were spotted by Katie Hintz-Zambrano...

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Best Beaches in Europe: East Portugal

One of the last unspoilt coastal zones in Europe is the Natural Park Ria Formosa which was established as a ‘Nature Reserve’ with UNESCO protected status nearly 30 years ago. It is actually a lagoon system with long barrier islands located a few hundred metres of the actual coast. The beaches of these islands are unspoilt, sandy and...

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I am Birgit, the founder of Over The Ocean. Here I blog about family life in Europe, Europeans abroad and the little differences in lifestyle. Together with my muses we share travel tips, family traditions and recipes, all kinds of inspirational finds and our personal photo albums.

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