Rick Owens Milan store & furniture book signing

Ever since meeting up with Rick Owens in Paris during Maison et Objet in 2012 I am following the fashion designer, and in particular his furniture line, and when in Milan I always try to catch up with the latest additions to the collection. This year I found the store closed but got invited to […]

New collections by Salvatori as seen at Milan designweek

In my previous post I showed the amazing De Padova store in the heart of Milan, when thinking of De Padova, I think Boffi and Salvatori. Last year I had the honour to work both with Boffi and using Salvatori’s Plat-eau in a production I did together with BeeldSteil for a Dutch magazine. In Milan. Salvatori could be […]

Glass pedestalls at Maison Margiela | Milan design week

The thing I love about being in Milan for design week you will always come across  something unexpected, a gallery, one of the many expositions for designweek, or a store that makes me curious and wanting to explore. On our way to the COS and the beautiful Villa Necchi with it’s amazing Wander from within […]

An amazing store in the heart of Milan | De Padova

Let me show you the amazing ‘De Padova‘ flagship store I visited in Milan! I previously mentioned the Italian brand, that since late 2015 is collaborating with Boffi, on the blog when visiting the opening of the Rotterdam store: Boffi X De Padova The Milan showroom shows the collection in an impressive industrial loft with two levels […]

Macaron table light by Brokis | Milan design week

Earlier this year I had the pleasure to work with Brokis for the trendstand I designed on commission of IMM Cologne , you might remember the lamps I used in my stand, a roundup of all posts can be found here. At this months Salone del Mobile – Euroluce,  Brokis launched ‘Macaron’, a new collection of […]

Wander from Within | KHORA furniture collection

Wander from Within, an exhibition showcasing KHORA, the artisanal furniture collection designed by Adrian Cheng and Shigeru Uchida, inheriting the Spirit of Mindfulness and Japanese tea culture. I was in Milan with Iris from C-More and Wen from Beeldsteil and we discovered the exhibition behind villa Necchi and it was truly one of my many […]

T-Fish rug collection by Caterina Frongia | Sardinian craft

The day I wrote a post about my connection with Sardinia and how I used the island as an inspiration for my stand at IMM: BAM Design and Carnival traditions from Sardinia | imm 2017 I received an email from a girl who moved to Amsterdam and as a long time reader of my blog was […]

Cast impressions at Aesop Milan | Milan design week

When visiting Milan there are a few stores I always love to visit, stores we do not have in Amsterdam like Muji, Rick Owens and Aesop! Remember I showed you the home of Vincenzo de Cotiis earlier this month: Palazzo Milanese from Vincenzo de Cotiis he has a great style and is also the designer of the […]

Meeting Italian design with DDN magazine | Milan design week

This years design week I not only visited the many events downtown, but also spent a day at the actual Salone del Mobile where on invitation of DDN Magazine I joined a tour organized in collaboration with eleven major Italian design brands. Together with Francesca Russo of DDN and a group of bloggers, we visited the stands of the […]

Farrow & Ball In-home colour consultancy

When Farrow & Ball approached me with the question if I would like to try out their new ‘Colour Consultancy Service’ I had to think twice as colour is not really my best friend when it comes to considering decorating choices for my own home.  Maybe I am just lazy, but with a piece of […]

Neon and metal | Gun Gordillo at last resort gallery

Born in Sweden, Gun Gordillo today lives and work in Copenhagen after spending many years living and working in Paris. I came across here work after seeing her latest exhibition ‘for F’ at the  Last Resort gallery in Copenhagen.  Blown away by the hanging neon sculptural I thought It would be a good fit for my […]

Sculptural Minimalism | Kristina Dam Studio

Back from Milano with a lot of new ideas and pictures to sort out, to stay in the mood of my masterplan2.0 I love to show you this beautiful sculptures at the studio of Kristina Dam today. I first wrote about her design a few years ago when she launched her first work, a  series of […]