Picking out bathroom tiles – and what are the 5 top trends?

Last week I went to pick out wall tiles at Kol tegels in Haarlem for the remodeling of my toilet. As you might remember from my previous post, my interior designer presented me with two design options. I chose the black and white option with artsy floor tiles.  The Italian floor tiles are from the […]

Trend: Terrazzo

Move over chic le freak marble because 2019 is definitely the year of terrazzo in interiors. The revival started last year and is now without a doubt mainstream. Granite, or terrazzo was especially trendy in the 1920s and 1930s and reached its peak in the 80s.  It took me a while to get used to […]

Trend: Green tiles

Emerald green is one of the hottest colours this season. Together with burgundy, gold and dark blue, it is part of the luxury current that is taking over home decor. Emerald green evokes wealth and sophistication. It pairs well with white as it gives the room a fresh look. I love the combination with a […]

The Grand Mosque in Paris

Paris is so much more than the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and Notre Dame. After a few visits to Paris, and having seen all the major tourist attractions, I wanted to see more of the multicultural influences in Paris. Therefore, I decided to explore the Latin Quarter a bit more. I booked an apartment there, […]

Trend: Tiles

The hottest trend this year is hands down beautifully tiled floors. Portuguese tiles and antique ceramic tiles in striking patterns and vivid colours give a space pizazz, while the more subdued tiles in shades of grey add sophistication and depth to your room. And then again you can also opt for patchwork flooring to get the bohemian […]