Melisende Oasis in the old city of Acre, Israel

Architect Michal Matalon founded her company 15 years ago with the vision of doing things differently. “We specialize in private homes and restorations and have designed and built dozens of homes in different styles and budgets” says Michal. Melisende started as an experiment of taking a very old Ottoman structure and turning it into a […]

A store by Interior designer Jeremiah Brent | Atrio

Interior designer Jeremiah Brent recently opened his first-ever brick-and-mortar store in Los Angeles’s Culver City neighborhood: Atrio  The Atrio universe is exquisite but comfortable and inviting. Home should be endlessly inspiring and equally livable and we believe in the significance of home and collecting well-made, everyday items that reflect who you are and what you […]

Visiting the HK Living showroom | New collection 22/23

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure to join the launch of the new HKliving 22/23 Collection. Living in Amsterdam it was not that close, but I decided to finally take up their invitation. I was really looking forward to see their collaboration with Marie Olsson. Which at the moment is only sold at […]

Avart fashion boutique by Studiopepe

Studiopepe recently designed the new interior for ‘Avart‘, a fashion boutique in Lugano, focused on iconic and emerging international brands. The Studio conceived a space characterized by natural tones and soft geometries in which material contrasts and precious textures create a welcoming atmosphere that tells of a refined and contemporary femininity. Pieces designed by Studiopepe […]

FRAMA Transforms Italian Villa

FRAMA transforms Villa Medicea di Marignolle, the former Italian estate home of Galileo Galilei in the suburbs of Florence, currently setting the scene for a residence of renowned Spanish-born filmmaker Albert Moya. By respecting the heritage and charm of this historic space, FRAMA and Albert Moya create a truly inviting place for artistic encounters. FRAMA […]

A Taiwanese tea lab | 50 Lan

Look around the streets of Taiwan and the popularity of bubble tea manufacturer, 50 Lan, will be obvious. The owner Mr. Ma founded a humble beverage and fruit stall in 1994 and with a growing culture of cold and hand-shaken tea, 50 Lan proved to be a thriving business. Today, the company has moved its […]

Finding a perfect ceramic Wabi Sabi pot in Paris

Of course visiting Paris is not complete without visiting Merci My first post about the shop goes back to 2010 and every time when being in Paris. I stop by for a visit and a lunch at one of my all time favourite stores. I always love to have a look at their collection, the […]

Artisans discovered in Paris

In Paris for the Trend lunch with imm, read the six trends here: six interior trends for imm cologne 2022 I also met my friend Elisabetta from Italianbark.  We travelled and worked several times together after meeting in Helsinki a few years ago: Hello from Helsinki design week After lunch we had a walk and a […]

New Works showroom for 3 days of design 2021

On the occasion of Denmark’s annual design event 3 days of design. New Works opened the doors to bright and airy premises with their exhibition ‘Tabulu’ created in collaboration with Lotta Agaton Interiors. A shift from shadowy, muted tones to a brighter palette marks new beginnings and lights up in the dark season ahead. Unfortunately […]

A Boutique guesthouse at the Algarve

guesthouse Casa Um at the Algarve

With Summer almost on its end here in Europe and the world opening up again. I am already making plans for my next Sunny destination. To be honest I really function at my best when I can be in the sun. Scrolling through different destinations, I came across The Addresses.  A unique collection of boutique […]

An intimate meeting with Ark and Friends

While looking at the work of different artists at the site of Ark and friends, I came across the exhibition “Ett intimt möte”, an intimate meeting, curated by Annaleenla Leino. An organic but at the same time modern initiative to invite and inspire the visitor of Valvet, where Ark and friends is located, to peel […]