Gift Guide for the Colourful friend

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We all have that one friend who is totally into vibrant colours, rainbows and clashing hues and patterns. The one who thinks beige is boring, and black is only for funerals. Who thinks the packaging is just as important as what's inside. For that kind of woman I collected my favourite colourful products that are gifts worth giving. Valrhona Chocolate bars box I'm currently in possession of this box and believe me, it'll ruin your diet. The 8 different chocolate bars from different … [Read more...]

Gift guide for Her

While the weather outside is frightful (it's snowing!) and you still have some Christmas shopping to do, I've got your back! Because today I'm sharing my favourite things of the season. Actually 4 of the below gifts I already gifted myself and I'm so happy with them. The other 3 gifts I would love to get. These are gifts for a woman who enjoys elegance, but also comfort. Gloves with touch screen capability These grey woolen gloves embellished with (faux) pearls are such an invention. … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide: Natural Treasures

Natural treasures from the earth make harmonious accessories for the home. At my favourite store in London - Anthropologie - I was swooning over the lustre of mineral home accessories and bar essentials to step up your Christmas entertaining. I literally wanted everything! Geodes, marble and capiz shell are used in the design of precious gifts and utensils. Beautiful gifts for others or yourself that will make you the hostess with the mostess this year. But I also spotted beautiful ceramics and … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide for the party girl

December is full of parties and entertaining. In that light I thought it would be fitting to curate my favourite party and entertaining gifts. Gifts that will make you shine as a hostess and a entertainer with sophisitication. But also gifts that will make you look glam when you go out to a party. The gifts all have a little spark because after all, what are the holidays without glitz?   Veuve cliquot Rich is a champagne especially made for mixology, hence cocktails and consists … [Read more...]

Luxe Gift Guide for the Discerning Woman

I'm very excited to share my favourite holiday gifts from Uncommon Goods. It's a great web shop to find unique and highly creative gifts for friends and family, males and females. What I love about the products is that they are handcrafted and you can read up about all the makers and creatives on their blog, where they feature the people and studios behind the products. Better yet all products are crafted with care for the environment and for animals. Uncommom Goods makes it their mission to … [Read more...]

Glitter Gift Guide

Happy 3rd Advent! Only 10 more days till Christmas! It's your last week to shop gifts so I compiled a few of my favourite things to help you out. For the entertainer, who loves to throw elegant parties gold foil cocktail glasses - Chandon champagne - Napkins - Drink stirrers For the homemaker, who appreciates accents of glamour in her interior pen holder - Componobili Precious by Anna Castelli Ferriere - Jonathan Adler small tray - clever pencils - white pillow with gold tassles - light … [Read more...]

Outdo Santa with Mapology Guides

I have so many decisions to make, especially around Christmas time. What to cook, where to go, what to wear, what gifts to buy whom. And then there are the new year's objectives and priorities to think about too. We usually turn to friends, family, the internet or books to get answers in our decision making process. But as of now there are also Mapology Guides to tackle life's daily dilemmas. Mapology Guides are fun, visual guides to sort your thoughts and creatively explore your options to make … [Read more...]