Facts about me:
How do you describe your style? Minimal with a touch of California laid-back
What is your favorite thing to do on weekends? Exploring L.A. in our vintage car and going on roadtrips
Favorite music genre? Rock & Roll (I hear K-Earth 101 all day every day) and House and Chill-out as well.
Favorite bands? Led Zeppelin and Guns & Roses
Favorite songs atm? Blind melon – no rain, Romantics – what I like about you, Comuna De Musica – Untitled love sequence, Flight Facilities – crave you feat. Giselle
What’s important to you when it comes up to fashion? Fair and sustainable production. More here.
Best holiday ever? 1. USA roadtrip with my hubby and a good friend in our vintage muscle car through California, Arizona, Utah and Nevada. We visited the Grand Canyon, Antylope Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Mojave dessert – I’ll never forget that. 2. Roadtrip through Europe with our vintage car. Munich to St Moritz to Nizza to Corsica. We discovered Corsica for a few weeks in our tent and drove back via Pisa and Italy. Over 3000km – what a time!
Favorite movies? Lord of War, Death Proof, The Big Lebowski, Pulp Fiction
Favorite designer? Acne Studios and Céline
Favorite thing in your wardrobe? My vintage tee’s
What’s your husbands profession? He is a car designer. So look out for the new Audi A7 ;)
Things we don’t know about you? I have a paragliding license. It was one of my hobbies when I was younger and flying alone is such a calming thing to do. It’s an incredible feeling and if you’ve never done it before book a tandem flight immediately!
Any siblings? I have one older brother and one younger brother. Both live in Germany and I really miss them!
Quickies! What is your favorite…?
Car: 1967 Mustang fastback (If you have one and want to sell it to me let me know haha)
Color: Rose gold
Season: Winter – I could go snowboarding all day every day
Place to shop: Etsy, Vestiaire Collective and online in general
Favorite food: Mexican, good healthy food and good Burger & fries
Munich bred & Cali based. She started her blog in 2011 and with her minimal, fun and creative style Mija became one of the most influential bloggers worldwide. After founding her own business at the age of 21 and working several years as media designer doing editorial design and graphic work for well known brands and being art director of a science magazine in Munich she decided to follow her dream to live in the worlds most vibrant cities! Summer 2014 she moved to the beautiful center of London and lived there 1 1/2 years before she moved to Los Angeles last December with her love to live her dream.
Mija used the success of her blog and Instagram to partner with various fashion and beauty brands such as Calvin Klein, Chloé, Bare Minerals, Samsonite, Lee Jeans, and much more. Last year Zara released 10 t-shirts with Mija’s photo – they were available in every Zara store worldwide (update! – new t-shirt designs available 2016 at Zara). She also styled and photographed the UGG Australia AW15 Instagram campaign pictures. Olympus asked her to be brand ambassador and she has been reviewed and cited in numerous magazines and websites, including Vogue, refinery29.com , Madame, Grazia, Couch Mag, WhoWhatWear and much more.
If it`s through roadtrips in vintage muscle-cars exploring the beauty of nature in summer – pulling out her longboard here and there or enjoying deep powder rides in the alps on her snowboard during winter, she is always looking for new experiences! Follow her on her colorful journey!
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