Home Trends 2014: Urban Farming

Today is your last chance to visit the Dutch home decor fair the Woonbeurs Amsterdam. My visit to the Woonbeurs gave me tons of ideas for styling, and a good overview of the different home fashion trends for this winter. Two trends you couldn’t ignore at the fair were Urban Farming and Green Styling. Both […]

Home Trends 2014: Country Bliss and wall quotes

The Dutch home decor fair the Woonbeurs is still open to the public and lasts till tomorrow, October 6. I was there earlier this week to spot the latest styles in interior home decorating, and shop the trends.  At the Woonbeurs, the major Dutch interior magazines annually inspire us in special model homes. One of […]

Home trends 2014: EurAsian style with a touch of retro glam

From October 1-6, Amsterdam is home to the largest Dutch home decor fair, the Woonbeurs. And like each year, I was there to spot the trends, get inspired, and shop stuff for my home. Coming days I will give my take on what I found interesting and prominent, and struck me as special. The model […]

Home interior trends 2013: Gymnastics equipment

Let’s get physical, physical! Let me hear your body talk. What does physical excercise have to do with interior design, I hear you think? Well, remember the smell of leather, wood and sweat when you were still in school? Remember the gym class and the pommel horse? A hot trend in interior design is using […]

De bloemetjes binnen zetten

Spring is in the air! De krokussen kruipen uit de grond. Het zonnetje probeert door te komen. De dieren ontwaken en de vogeltjes beginnen langzaam aan te repeteren voor een fluitconcert. We zitten allemaal verwachtingsvol te wachten op de eerste rokjesdag. En daarom blog ik de komende dagen volop over lente trends, in woord en/of […]

Woontrends 2012 in Beeld: Een 2e Leven

Ik noem deze trend “een tweede leven” omdat ik eigenlijk twee trends daar onder kan scharen.  Enerzijds de trend van veel industriële retro-producten in je interieur, en anderzijds de trend van het hergebruiken van oude voorwerpen en materialen. Denk daarbij aan zware materialen, robuuste meubels van steigerhout of sloophout, lampen van oud koper of alluminium, […]