A Soulful Christmas with Jose James & the Jazz Orchestra in concert

Last night I went to the first of 5 concerts of Jose James & the Jazz Orchestra of the concertgebouw. An evening well spent and a must-see if you love soul, funk and jazz. It was amazing! Jose James and the Jazz Orchestra are touring the Netherlands with their Merry Jazzmas concert series in Amsterdam, […]

7x Events not to be missed this December to enhance the holiday cheer

It’s getting to be that time of year where it’s impossible to stay inside. With all the Christmas shopping, dinners, and end of year cocktail parties, my social calendar is packed for December. Not that I’m complaining because I like all of it. December is one of my favourite months of the year. I’m also […]

Oscars Party ideas

The countdown to the Academy awards has begun. Only a few more hours and we are treated to the gorgeous gowns on the red carpet and another epic award show. I haven’t seen all the movies yet, but from those I have seen, I already have a few favourites. Tonight I’m throwing a small Oscars […]

Steal the Style of the Fifty Shades of Grey decor

Have you been to the movie Fifty Shades of Grey? And did you get excited about the interior design of Christian Grey’s apartment? Today I’m unveiling the pieces behind the home decor of Mr Grey. Christian’s apartment is modern and sophisticated. The furniture pieces are perfectly matching the story lines. They are refined and elegant, timeless […]

Book review: Fräulein Klein lädt ein

During every festive day, whether it is Easter, Christmas or a birthday, I always turn to the books by Fräulein Klein. Her latest book Fräulein Klein lädt ein, published by Callwey, is yet another great resource to create special and pretty decorations and recipes. Like her two preceding books (see here and here) she shares with us […]

Book review: The Dress by Megan Hess

My favourite illustrator Megan Hess has done it again. I just can’t believe how talented she is. If you have been following my blog you might remember that I have written about her several times already; Megan Hess’ Home tour, her first book Fashion House, and her fabulous design rugs. And just when you think […]

Book review: What on earth are you wearing?

I’ve had this book on my coffee table for a year now, and never got around to sharing it with you. But since I’m feeling under the weather this week, and have been reading it again, I just had to. This book will brighten your day as well as make you more fashion savvy. What […]