Christmas Trend: A pared down Christmas decor

I’m in the midst of decking the halls, what about you? For Dutch standards I’m super early, but for American and British standards I’m either spot on, or a week late. Although I have to say the Dutch are catching up on the Anglo Saxon Christmas tradition pretty quickly these days. The Christmas spirit is […]

Inspirational home: Muted blues and shades of grey

At the Dutch furniture & lifestyle fair the ‘woonbeurs’ that took place last week I soaked up enough interior inspiration for the coming year.  The most prominent Dutch interior magazines presented some of the upcoming trends and styling ideas to copy in your own home. The inspirational house by interior magazine VT Wonen was all about […]

Poetic Home Decor

H&M has been really stepping it up in 2014. Up until this year’s spring/summer collection I wasn’t a fan of their home decorations. But that all changed when they introduced their Parisian Chic accessories earlier this year.  Their latest home decor line for autumn is again up to my ‘budget-friendly shopping-standards’ as it appears chic, […]

Parisian Chic Home Decor

The new H&M Home collection Parisian Chic is spot on! I just love it! It reminds me of the Home Tour: A Paris home that defines timeless elegance I featured last year on the blog. The collection is a mix of blush pink and soft grey with touches of metalic to give it that extra glam […]

Create a Chalet Christmas decor

I’m loving the Chalet collection by Ikea. I think it’s the perfect style to create that winter warm decor for Christmas. Crisp white textiles are adorned by depictions of deers. Moody grey hues and warm knits and faux fur plaids complete the look.

Blue Blue Christmas

A current trend that is on the rise is using dark colours in interiors and thus also in Christmas styling. I see a lot of grey hues like charcoal and granite, or dark hues of blue, like dark petrol in Christmas tablesettings. The traditional white or red and white styling is making way for moody […]