The Saturne chair by Burov

Burov chairs

During Paris Design Week I was introduced to a design chair that I really loved: the avantgarde style Saturne chair by Burov. Burov is both a design company and furniture manufacturer and has been one of the iconic brands of French design furniture since 1948. Burov re-edited a number of its iconic chairs that were […]

Trend: French rattan bistro chairs

What is more typical of France than the rattan bistro chairs you see on every terrace and balcony? The chairs with names like Opera, Colette, Poupon or Cassandre are typical terrace chairs and come in all hues and variations. Since the 1920s the handmade seats dominate interiors of cafes and restaurants, but lately they have […]

Poolside Prints to perk up your Outdoor Furniture

Does your outdoor furniture need a face-lift? An affordable way to get a fresh new look is by tossing in some new fabrics. New pillows and cushions with bold patterns and bright colours make all the difference and can transform the entire mood of your garden or terrace. I’m totally smitten with this season’s Schumacher […]

Have a seat

Now that spring has sprung the redecorating bug really got a hold of me. I’m looking for a new couch or a chic armchair to revamp my living room. I’m leaning towards mid century modern Scandinavian design with a chic and feminine shape. Soft blue or muted pink have my preference. I made a top […]

Kidszits: custom made seats for kids

We all want royal comfort for our kids so why not invest in a pretty, stylish and comfortable seat? The designs by Kidszits are just that. They produce armchairs, little sofas and hockers for our beloved little people using fabrics that appeal to both grown-ups and kids. You can choose from their own collection or […]

Trend: Floral Fancy

Brighten up your home with a showstopping floral armchair! It’s the hottest trend this season. From oversized watercolors roses and sunflowers, to bright exotic flowers and the timeless tea roses. The summer flowers dance over the chairs in bright and fresh painterly styles. Team the chair with striped wallpaper and you’ll get an understated elegance. […]


What to do with those old chairs? Upholster them? Paint them? Or just get more contemporary designs? Here’s an idea: cover them! At the home decor fair in Paris I ran into the DayCollection stand where they had an array of chair covers lined up against the wall. The covers generate the illusion of another […]