Upcoming Design events

With my last visit to a fair in January 2020, when I was asked to give my personal view on the fair for imm and Beurs Eigen Huis. A number of articles I wrote can be found here on my new website: Work with me,  I can’t wait for a proper huge event. I don’t […]

One size fits all Room Divider in oak

During the years my home had a more industrial vibe, I remember often looking at a room divider made out of glass and metal. With wooden slats being really popular at the moment, I thought this ‘one size fits all’ room divider in oak could be interesting for some of you. It does not require a […]

Art in Return x Ella La interiors

Both working from Amsterdam  Art in Return and  Elle La created 4 limited edition cushions together. Inspired by the graphic lines of Art in Return combined with the traditional textiles from Mali as we know them from Elle La Interior. Both design to live with a full heart instead of a full pocket and with […]

3 brutalist altar trays by x + l

Earlier I showed you the work of x+l , you might remember their inspirational design in black & brass or the exhibition at Tokyo gallery ‘Objet d’art’ The Amsterdam based studio consists of just the two founders, Xander Vervoort and Leon van Boxtel. working closely together with artisan friends enables them to maintain the very personal […]

WDSTCK Burned coffee table

When working on my kitchen I improvised for some time with my old kitchen table, a table that I bought when I was nineteen for the first ever home I shared with the father of my children. We had wooden floors sisal squared carpet and walls painted in pale pink and blue. I remember how […]

GIVEAWAY | AN.009 Shelf by Atelier Naerebout

It has been sometime I had a Monday giveaway on the blog but today I have a true Dutch design treasure for you! When Joren Naerebout asked me to have a look at his work, it might have been because I am really into brass at the moment but the Limited edition coffee table immediately […]

Art in Return | A wonderful concept by Annemieke van Beek

With her exceptional work and three dimensional paintings Annemieke van Beek moves exactly within my favourite colour spectrum. In her work we see whites and beautiful sandy colours change into browns to deep and matte black. Art in Return is the art platform of Annemieke van Beek, a Dutch artist I follow for quite some time. I […]

A new dining table | HAY Result & Pyramid collection

Especially these days with a beautiful kitchen I am really happy with, I dream a lot of people around my kitchen table, having dinner, laughing, good conversations and drinking a glass of wine together. I really miss these moments and it has me made think of how important certain people are in my life and […]

A new vase at home | Studio Piet Boon for Serax

I am not an impulsive buyer and are quite selective of what comes into my home, hence I have some things for years. But these days when spending more time at home and missing visiting my design stores downtown, I get really happy with some new accessory for my home. Some weeks ago I joined […]

Piet Boon Bathroom Showroom and Salvatori Flagship store

The other week I was invited to the opening event of the brand new Piet Boon Bathroom Showroom. In addition to their kitchen, living and outdoor showrooms, the new 500 square meters Piet Boon Bathroom showroom is an important addition to the Studio Piet Boon portfolio. A great evening in good company, with drinks, Gabriele […]

A minimal collection by ignore Amsterdam | AMS NXT

After discontinuing my Amsterdam city quide app, I do kind of miss also working on my Amsterdam City blog. A blog I started long time ago to collect Amsterdam based interior hotspots, but with my focus on Vosgesparis and w/ Style and a serious lack of time I had to set priorities for myself.  I […]

A metal kitchen by KeukenMeyt & 10 reasons why to work with them

– English summary at the end of this post – Terwijl ik bezig was met het eerste idee rond een nieuwe keuken kwam ik, al kijkend op allerlei sites, in contact met KeukenMeyt. De keukenbranche is vaak gericht op snel resultaat en sales en ik ben misschien wel het tegenovergestelde! Ik heb wat meer tijd […]