Home decor inspiration: A nostalgic family home

After visiting last week’s Amsterdam interior design expo, the VT Wonen Design Beurs, my decorating itch flamed up. The expo always has that effect on me. I instantly want to redecorate and start changing things up in my home. Home decor magazine Ariadne at Home never disappoints in creating a beautiful model house at the exposition. […]

How to use the Colour Trends 2019

Each year, the global research ColourFutures identifies a colour of the year as well as a colour palette based on social, economic and design trends. For 2019 it is the colour Spiced Honey. Spiced Honey is a warm, soft tone with an amber undertone. Together with the other hues in the palette, like a nudish […]

Trend: Furniture with Fringes

Exotic and happy influences are taking over home decor in 2018. And one of those influences are fringes. It’s a bit retro yet reintroduced in a manner that it doesn’t look granny-like. Combined with brass, velvet and silk, fringes add a touch of chic to your interior. Combine it with bold vibrant colours and tropical […]

Trend: Art Deco Patterned Wallpaper

If I were to name my most loved interior design styles I would say Art Deco, Hollywood Regency style, and Coastal. To my loyal readers this should come as no big surprise because I have written about Art Deco before e.g. about the Art Deco exhibition I visited two months ago, or Miami’s Art Deco […]

Interior Design inspiration at The Holiday House London

Holiday House London

Last week I went to see the design show house “The Holiday House London“. If you’re in London, or planning to go for Christmas shopping I highly recommend to go see this, as it’s only open for one more week (until December 10th). The Holiday House London consists in fact of two town houses in […]

Weekendtip: Salon Residence

This weekend (Sep 28-Oct 1) interior design magazine Residence organizes its second Salon Residence event. After the successful edition in 2015 – see my blog here – they once again transform the Singer Museum in Laren into an inspirational interior design showcase. This year the theme is ‘Boutique Hotel’. Eighteen renowned interior designers decorated their […]

Trend: Furniture with cane webbing

cane webbing sofa

Move over wicker and rotan because cane webbing is taking over home decors. It might take a while for this design revival to grow on people. I can imagine one has to get used to the comeback of this golden oldie from the 1980s. But then again, the 80’s were in fact also a renaissance […]