A Karl Lagerfeld Christmas Tree

Clairidges Hotel at Christmas

It is an annual highlight for Londoners and visitors of the city: the unveiling of the Christmas tree in the Clairidge’s Hotel. The Clairidge’s Hotel started the tradition eight years ago. A favourite guest is asked to reinterpret the tree in their own signature style. This has resulted in the most extraordinary and magical Christmas trees. […]

My Holiday Home Tour

Each year I claim that “this year I’m not buying a Christmas tree, too much fuss” and then I do it anyway. As soon as I see those glistening baubles and smell the fir trees I can’t help myself. So by December 1st my tree was all trimmed and my home was lit with flickering […]

My Holiday Home 2016

Christmas decor

I can’t believe it’s almost Christmas already. This year has really flew by. Like each year I would like to give my readers a peek into my home to show you how I’ve decorated for the holiday season. The decorations have been up a week now, and I’m still adding touches every day. I haven’t […]

7 Christmas Styling Tips with the Poinsettia

Poinsettia

It’s almost December, and therefore time to start decorating the house for Christmas. A simple way to instantly add some holiday cheer to your decor is by buying the iconic Christmas plant: the Poinsettia (kerst-ster in Dutch). Now I have to say that I’m not a huge fan of the red ones, but the peachy […]

My Christmas Home

Each year I get lots of remarks from people who are waiting to see my Christmas decor at home. Last year I saved my disclosure till the day before Christmas to build up anticipation. It was all soft pink and white, very feminine and inspired by Audrey Hepburn’s sophistication. This year, I went with a copper […]

All set for Christmas: The tablesetting and Christmas tree

This is my last post of 2013.  I would like to thank all of my readers for their support, loyalty and for visiting my blog. I will be on a break until January 20th 2014.  If I really, really need to share something before that time, I might make an exception, but I hope I […]

Buttercream Christmas trees

Christmas is the international accepted excuse to indulge in everything that is bad for your figure. So if you’re going to sin, let’s do it abundantly! Ever had Christmas trees made of puff pastry, filled with ice cream and covered with butter cream? It’s so easy to make! My cream design does need some work, […]

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