On August 12th, it's the Queen's birthday. Work is canceled. I have the whole day.
So I read a Korean fashion magazine from December 2004.
The models in all their layers make me miss winter. I long for mittens, tights, leg warmers.
To cure my homesickness, I go shopping.
I try to recreate the outfit in the window:
The salesgirl is disappointed when I don't buy anything, but she still lets me take her picture. A random man joins in:
Outside, a Hello Kitty bicycle:
Enough, consumer culture! I will read a book instead.