Cipango: Japan Reimagined

During Milan Design Week 2022, the Japanese design brand Ariake presented Cipango, set in a private residential apartment at Porta Venezia. Cipango was the name Marco Polo gave to Japan when he first learned of the existence of the country in the 13th century. The exhibition marked Ariakes debut at Milan design week and introduced […]

Rick Owens minimalist home in Concordia

Whenever in Milan there are a few stores on my ‘must visit’ list. Rick Owens store Milan is one I never miss! For me Rick Owens is pure inspiration and one of the brands I really love. Especially their interior objects and furniture I find really beautiful. I am a happy owner of some books […]

Moon Rising Incense Burner by Kin

When I have the opportunity to slowly start the day, mostly in weekends only, I really enjoy to burn some incense. I love home scents in all forms and also for my upcoming webshop I selected some of my favourite scents. I personally use ceramic incense holders, but love to show you these by Kin, […]

Minimal art by Nina Holst

For those who love to read interior design blogs, I am pretty sure you know Nina Holst, a fellow blogger, travel partner and friend for years. This year however Nina followed her passion and opened Gallery Nina Holst where she sells her own art. Today on the blog some of her art beautifully captured at […]

Five characteristics of a minimalist kitchen

The other week I received a request to team up with Hausera who wanted to share their ideas on a minimal approach in the kitchen with me. We all know Minimalism is about keeping things simple and I am a huge fan of bringing only the things necessary into my home and this is no […]

A new colour moodboard for my home with Little Greene

You might have read the last post about my home changes, have a look here if you missed it: Soft Minimalism | Masterplan 2.0 In the post I showed you a few inspirational pictures and talked briefly about trying out some colours from the Little Greene collection and my search for the perfect colour to […]

Japanese Furoshiki in the kitchen | w/ Style shoot

When it comes to different cultures, Japanese customs and minimalism are at the top of my list. The sophistication they surround themselves with in the kitchen and their houses in general really appeal to me. It is no secret I love shopping at any Muji store whenever I get the chance and actually visiting Japan […]

Karimoku Case Study at Kinfolk

For the third year in a row I visited Copenhagen’s 3 days of Design last month and I think it was the best version till now. Only a few weeks after Milan Design week it was a pleasure to see new Scandinavian collections and brand launches. Real highlights were the new spaces by both Frama and Menu […]

Salt Water Amsterdam | A little store & café | Amsterdam Next

A mix of the Far East and France probably discribes Salt Water Amsterdam, the store of Malaysian born Wanting Choo, best. After having lived in different places around the globe she is now combining her passions for art and design and her love for the ocean and natural products in Salt Water Amsterdam – a […]