How to Style and care for the Amaryllis

styling the amarylis

The amaryllis is one of the most chic and stylish flowers. It comes in different colours: white, red, yellow, pink, salmon, purple, orange and bi-coloured. There are usually four to six imposing flowers on the stem and no foliage. That’s why they sometimes call the Amaryllis the ‘Naked Lady’ in the United States. What makes it so special […]

8 Tips how to Style Orchids in your Home Decor

In my previous blog post about orchids I shared 8 tips how to take care and nurture for orchids. So now that you know how to make them flourish and bloom, let’s talk about how to style them in your home decor. There are so many colours and species of orchids which make them fascinating, […]

Trend: Herringbone Floors

Wooden floors never go out of style, but the prevalent  colours and patterns do change every few years. I noticed that currently herringbone hard wooden floors are trending. In my opinion it adds sophistication to a space and when the light is right, a bit of playfulness too. photo sources: 1 2 3 4

Thanksgiving table setting

Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away and somehow I’m less pre-occupied with it than other years. It might have something to do with the nice weather, and prolonged summer, creating a feeling of early autumn instead of mid November. What I love most about Thanksgiving is developing and experimenting with new recipes, and creating […]

Decorating with Denim

Yesterday I visited the annual Dutch Furniture & Lifestyle Fair, the ‘Woonbeurs‘, that marks the start of the new interior design and home decor season. While I’m going through all my photos, information acquired, and trends I spotted, I thought I would share with you a few snap shots of the fair. The theme of the […]

Green Easter Styling

It’s March 20th, the first official day of spring! And in only a few more weeks it is Easter again. Time really flies, doesn’t it? Today it is also time for another urban jungle bloggers challenge. Just to refresh your memory: the urban jungle blogger challenge is a monthly assignment, and blogger movement, embraced by […]

5 Ideas to dress your room fashionably

Now that spring is in the air, I get that annual spring cleaning bug. I start organizing closets, moving furniture, and painting walls. Sounds familiar? I would like to transform my bedroom in a more fashion inspired space, so I was browsing on Pinterest for inspiration and decorating ideas. I found 5 ideas you can […]