Shopping aqua blue for summer

I’m so excited that aqua is one of the trend colours this spring and summer. I see so many great furniture pieces and accessories out there in my favourite colour. The blue hue pairs well with coral, white, black, grey, vibrant pink, orange, or yellow. I noticed that a lot of accessories are a combination […]

City guide Leiden: Emma Biemans Interieur

Beautiful fabrics, high end wall paper with exquisite designs, and original lamps and accessories. That is what sums up the interior design store Emma Biemans in Leiden. The owner, Emma, opened the store to complement her interior design consultancy business she started five years ago. The shop was enthusiastically welcomed by the citizens of Leiden […]

Wonderable, the best of two worlds

Whenever I’m in department store De Bijenkorf, I always go see the beautiful products of  Wonderable. Wonderable is a Dutch brand  founded by designer Carla Peters. Her home accessories combine the clear lines of western design tradition with age-old craft techniques from Asian and South-American cultures. This leads to exciting new designs full of references and commentary. The first […]

Pop-up store El Ramla Hamra

From Thursday 23 May till Sunday 26 May, web store El Ramla Hamra has a pop-up store in Amsterdam at the Haarlemmerdijk 41. El Ramla Hamra takes you into a mix of Moroccan craftsmanship and contemporary elegance. They offer a unique (new) collection of home and fashion accessories of Moroccan craft mixed with trendy lifestyle. […]

Butterfly at Home

I’m smitten by the latest home accessories line for Debenhams by luxury fashion designer Matthew Williamson. The renowned luxury designer has made his blooming, colourful designs accessible to mainstream shoppers for over four years now. By creating beautiful and affordable clothes and homeware with his signature style still very much inherent in the patterns, colours […]

Paris cheat sheet: Les Fées home decorations

While in Paris, a shop you shouldn’t miss is Les Fées on 19 Rue Charlot in the Le Marais neighbourhood. Les Fées, meaning fairies, is a lovely boutique with unique and exclusive interior design accessories with a feminine touch. Owner Sylvie Aubry is known for her sumptuous floral arrangements in the Hôtel Crillon and the Hôtel […]

Un Esprit en Plus home accessories

Yesterday I visited a store in the north of Rotterdam with exclusive home accessories brands to cozify your home. A brand that really stood out, and which I just love is Un Esprit en Plus. It’s a French brand, founded by two siblings whose aim is to transform simple materials into creative and esthetic objects, with […]