Stijfselkissie, Fashion without an expiration date “Stijfselkissie,” a Dutch song meaning “starch crate,” has personal meaning for Marijke, who after spending the first part of her life in Europe, has now settles into the mountains of North Central Pennsylvania.
Marijke got her initial inspiration from her family. Her father was a Tailor in Amsterdam who suited the Queen of Holland. Her mother’s family was in show business, and Marijke remembers the awe she felt as a child for the beautiful costumes she saw.
Once Marijke’s own creative juices began to flow, combined with the technical skills she learned from her father, the seeds of Stijfselkissie were planted. learn more
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