Small Treasures: June and August Notebooks

I was so happy when the mail arrived yesterday including an envelope from webshop Ook in het paars with my June and August notebooks. The charming notebooks (10×15 cm) are small treasures with a delicate feel and exquisite look. The covers are made out of recycled paper such as old schoolbooks, vintage maps and wall paper end […]

Shopping at Tierlantijn

One of my favourite shops in Groningen is Tierlantijn. And as Groningen is a long drive, I’m happy that they also have a webshop. The store is run by 38 year old Ilona de Jong, mother of two. She selects precious finds, lifestyle accessories with a natural look, and robust items. Her assortment can be […]

Making an Impression: Designing & Creating Artful Stamps

In my posts about desktop wall calendars you might have noticed her already. I’m talking about Geninne Zlatkis. Known for her beautiful illustrations and use of natural elements and colours. I follow her on instagram as well where she posts the most amazing photos of her projects and collections. Later this month her first book […]