A star struck Christmas decor with the Poinsettia

For a guaranteed wow-effect in your Christmas decor, the Poinsettia never disappoints. The opulent star-shaped plant is the undisputed cult plant of Advent and Christmas. In many countries the Poinsettia is a popular gift as a gesture of love or friendship during the Advent period or at Christmas. The plant comes in a variety of […]

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 […]

2016 Trends for decorating with plants and flowers

2016 Plant trends

As we are already in the second quarter of 2016, and spring entices us to splurge more on plants and flowers, I thought this would be a good time to share the 2016 trends for decorating with plants and flowers. Plants and flowers are the least expensive and easiest way to inject colour in your […]

Hot spot Amsterdam West: De Balkonie

No matter the season you can always spruce up your balcony. I like to make my balcony a small extension of my living and I like to dress it according to the changing seasons. Because, even in autumn it can be a nice retreat, even though you have to put your coat on. On crisp […]

Hanging Plants in Flora Pockets

I’m so excited about this month’s urban jungle bloggers challenge. For those who recently tuned in, the urban jungle bloggers challenge is a monthly assignment to promote and show how house plants can be used and styled in your interior. Tens of bloggers from around the globe participate in the monthly challenge and you can […]