Serene minimalism in home decor

Although my preferred home decor style is characterized by glamour, elegance and abundance, I can also appreciate other styles. I was therefore just as much captivated by the interior trend Serene Minimalism that was prevalent on the Amsterdam design exhibition last week. The sober yet sleek and stylish trend was mostly on display in bathroom […]

Home decor inspiration: A nostalgic family home

After visiting last week’s Amsterdam interior design expo, the VT Wonen Design Beurs, my decorating itch flamed up. The expo always has that effect on me. I instantly want to redecorate and start changing things up in my home. Home decor magazine Ariadne at Home never disappoints in creating a beautiful model house at the exposition. […]

How to use the Colour Trends 2019

Each year, the global research ColourFutures identifies a colour of the year as well as a colour palette based on social, economic and design trends. For 2019 it is the colour Spiced Honey. Spiced Honey is a warm, soft tone with an amber undertone. Together with the other hues in the palette, like a nudish […]

Stylish Living inspiration at the Amsterdam interior design expo

The first week of October is always the most exciting week for interior design lovers in the Netherlands. It is the week of the annual VT Wonen design beurs; the Amsterdam home decor exposition where all new interior trends are on display. Some of the major home & garden magazines traditionally create a model house […]

Design delight at The Streetfood Club in Utrecht

Streetfood Club Utrecht

When good food and interesting interior design collide, I think you have a winning restaurant. One great example of that is The Streetfood Club in Utrecht. For some it might be a little hysterical, but I can appreciate the ‘more is more’ trend in interior design. The eclectic mix of Memphis style meets bohemian is […]

A visit to the pumpkin patch

pumpkins

It’s October already! I can’t believe how fast this year has gone by. Because of the prolonged summer weather it doesn’t feel like autumn at all. Nonetheless, I decided to go to a pumpkin farm this weekend to pick the perfect pumpkins for decorations. In Lisserbroek, a small town between Haarlem and Leiden, I found […]

Beachclub Tulum Noordwijk

Beachclub Tulum Noordwijk

Today is another beautiful Indian summer day here in the Netherlands. On days like these I love to go to the beach for a walk and a drink on the terrace of one of the beach clubs. My new favourite in Noordwijk is Beachclub Tulum. I just love the interior and atmosphere, not to mention […]