Interior Trend: Playing Games

Fashion and interior design are constantly inspired by things around us. One very distinctive influence on interior design this year is gaming. We will see furniture and design that is inspired by games, and is translated into playful forms and colours, but also sophisticated, refined and dramatized home decor. Not only furniture but also home […]

Paris Design Week and Maison & Objet 2016

Paris Design Week 2016

Today I’m jetting off to Paris for the Paris Design Week and the Maison & Objet trade fair. The M&O fair has become my annual outing to soak up interior design inspiration and to spot the trends for the coming year in home decor and lifestyle brands. During Paris design week the city transforms into […]

The new chic: white on white interiors

white restaurant

An all white interior, I couldn’t imagine living in one. Although I love neutral interiors, I do feel that you need a bit of colour to bring in warmth. Also, I’m anything but a minimalist. I was therefore pleasantly surprised by the Le Marriage Frères pop-up restaurant at Maison et Objet which I visited last […]

12 Key Trends in Home Decor spotted at Maison et Objet

If you follow me on instagram or Facebook, you must have noticed that I went to Maison et Objet, the Parisian interior design and lifestyle fair. The fair is huge so you have to make choices, and accept that you can’t see everything. Nevertheless, I was able to spot the key trends prevalent among the […]

Feinedinge*: delicate porcelain to collect and cherish

When I was visiting the trade show Maison et Objet in Paris, I met Vienna-based ceramic artist Sandra Haischberger. I was drawn to her stand by the exquisite porcelain tableware in pretty pastels she had on display. The form of the lids of the tea pot and sugar bowl was something that stood out, so […]

Know your wallpaper

Wallpaper with animals, insects or botanical depictions. By now it’s obvious that encyclopedic content of flora and fauna is a trend in interior design. In fact it was one of the major trends I spotted at Maison et Objet in Paris (read about all trends here). It was also at Maison et Objet where I […]

Bold prints and vivid colours spotted at Maison et Objet

During my visit to Maison et Objet I saw a lot of vivid colours, colorful accents, bold patterns, and bright prints.  Here’s a round up of some brands whose designs turn up the vibrant colour volume for fall and winter. (Please note that some photos may be of less quality as they were taken with […]