Mark your calendar for the Amsterdam Home Decor Fair

Mark your calendar because in exactly one week the biggest annual Dutch consumer fair for home decor, the Woonbeurs, launches its 21st edition in the Amsterdam RAI.  The home decor event takes place from October 1- 6. The Woonbeurs Amsterdam heralds the new home decor and interior design season. It is the place where the finest brands […]

Perfect Peonies

This might be the last week that you can get peonies. The peonies season is coming to an end. They are in my top 5 of favourite flowers, in any colour really. I like them most just before they start to wither because then the petals are a bit wrinkled and they are perking in […]

Extend your living space to the balcony

The best thing about summer is eating outside. I love to have breakfast on my balcony. This year I decided to have a small balcony makeover. I’ve been living in my home for 12 years now, and figured it was time for a change of atmosphere outside. I wanted to extend my living space to […]

Hot trend: Vertical gardening

Today’s post is written by a guest blogger: Meet Anne, a 28 -year-old copy writer who has an interest in interior and garden design and  her own garden furniture blog. As a garden and balcony blogger, she is giving us the scoop on a hot gardening trend: Vertical Gardening. Having a kitchen-garden or vegetable garden is […]

Ceramic plant markers

Beautiful as well as useful are these ceramic plant markers I got at Noot & Zo. Cause your pot and marker should be just as eye-catching as what it holds, don’t you think? You can give each herb its own cute marker, and you’ll never snip the wrong sprigs again.  I am really pleased with […]