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 my phone due to the fact that photographing was officially prohibited. However, I personally got permission from the featured exhibitors to take these pictures) La Cerise sur le gâteau We can … [Read more...]

Mariska Meijers Designs

Last week I visited the chic flagship store from Dutch designer and artist Mariska Meijers. If her name does not ring a bell, her stationery line definitely will. It has been on the market since 2009, with new collections created each year. Mariska is known for her brightly coloured art and designs, which is also one of the reasons I was drawn to her work. But what also intrigued me is her story. A few years ago she decided to quit her job as a lawyer in the corporate world and pursue her … [Read more...]