Decorating with Industrial Items

Some time ago I found this old license plate on my local flee market Noordermarkt. The deep dark blue color just did it for me… decorating with old items like this is what I love most, especially because they are all unique! The rusty storm lamp comes from my sisters garden. (My sister loved her […]

Brushes and Bamboo

A little corner on one of my tables I have always loved to look around in those shops where they sell paint and paper. Beside painting walls and some furniture I’m not really a painter (although I followed a few years of painting for advertisement). Especially the brushes I think are very beautiful… if they […]

Holiday home of Paola Navone in Greece

Right… we’re done with the Orange Mania here in the Netherlands and getting back to normal…. Lets talk about summer, beautiful Islands, blue seas and holiday homes in white and grey! The last issue of Dutch Elle living magazine showed the summer house of Italian designer and architect Paola Navone on the Greek Island Serifos. […]


I don’t know about you, but I have a love/hate affair with IKEA. Sometimes I really don’t like the whole concept. Seeing it in magazines, DIY shows and in every house I so have enough of it sometimes…. but then it is so clever and cheap and it’s hard to go in and come out […]