My Tropical Balcony

In summer I love having breakfast and dinner on my small balcony. To hold on to the tropical weather of my travels to the Côte d’Azur, I chose to decorate my balcony differently this year. I chose only tropical plants, like a banana plant, an Anthurium, and Calla flowers. The lush greenery pairs perfectly with […]

My Floral Christmas Decor

rose copper christmas decor

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… In fact, I had my Christmas tree trimmed and perky on the first Advent Sunday. I already showed you how to prepare a floral themed Christmas decor by making moodboards that define the style and colour scheme. The floral wrapped gifts were revealed earlier this week. So now […]

12 Key Trends in Home Decor spotted at Maison et Objet

If you follow me on instagram or Facebook, you must have noticed that I went to Maison et Objet, the Parisian interior design and lifestyle fair. The fair is huge so you have to make choices, and accept that you can’t see everything. Nevertheless, I was able to spot the key trends prevalent among the […]

Trend: Agate in home decor

I fell for the latest trend in home decor, agate, already in December when I was compiling gift guides and featured agate coasters and a cheese platter in a gift guide for discerning women (see here). Early February I finally caved in and bought my own set of coaster via Etsy. My love for natural […]

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 […]

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 […]

Kingly decors with a splash of orange

Happy King’s Day to all my fellow Dutchies! Today we are celebrating our first King’s day since our King succeeded his mother last year. It’s a big fesive day in the Netherlands. Everyone wear orange, parties, and there are flea markets everywhere. That made me think of incorporating orange is your home. It’s a bold […]