First of all I want to wish you all an amazing year 2014! I hope a lot of love, good health, happiness and laughter will come your way in this new year. I also want to take this opportunity to thank you for visiting my blog and for all your lovely comments and messages. Regular readers may know that the
This beautiful loft located in the historic centre of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, has been renovated and decorated by designer Laura Alvarez. The apartment was very dark and one of the assignments Laura got from the owners was to create more light. She succeeded in this goal, not by adding more windows but by removing some walls and installing glass panels.
This is the holiday home of Domitille Brion, one of the two sisters that created French fashion brand Soeur (which is French for sister). It is located on Île d’Yeu, an island and commune just off the Vendée coast of western France. The house is decorated in a basic manner but it offers everything for Domitille and her family to
How was your Christmas? I hope you had a wonderful time with family and friends! Today it is back to business… This beautiful home is featured in the January issue of ELLE Decoration UK. I found the images on ELLE’s facebook page but unfortunately I don’t have any additional information. I like the combination of different styles: vintage and modern
Wishing you all a very merry Christmas! I hope you have a wonderful time with your loved ones. Image: Free People.
For those in search for some last minute holiday gift wrapping inspiration I have composed this post with 10 great ideas to give your Christmas presents a unique and personal touch. I hope you enjoy them. You can find the links to sources and/or instructions at the end of the post. Good luck with all Christmas preparations!
In Haus Press is always a great resource if you are looking for (Chrismas) cards. This modern letterpress brand of paper goods slow-printed in San Francisco combines modern technology with age old printing methods to create pieces that represent their minimalistic style. Their products include small batch social correspondence, note cards, and limited edition prints that feature a mix of
This absolutely stunning home in Melbourne, Australia, was featured on The Design Files earlier this year. The renovated 1970’s time home which is affectionately nick named ‘The Log Cabin’ belongs to Simone Haag and Rhys Haag. Before the renovation the home was dark and run down. The goal was to lighten the space and give it Scandinavian feel. All the
This is the home of Sacha Dunn who is the cofounder of Common Good, an eco-friendly cleaning-supply company. Sacha lives in this 200 year old cottage in Hillsdale, New York, together with her husband and their two children. The family prefers to keep holiday decorating low-key and focused on traditions. I like that they use a mix mix of precious