• Le Souk Offer: All Kilim Cushions €25

    I love kilim cushions as they give character and warmth to your home. These cushions, which are handmade in Turkey from vintage kilim rugs, are now available for €25 (original price was €59.95) from Le Souk. These are the last ones and, as the cushion covers are one-of-a-kind, there is only one available of each. This offer is valid until

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  • A Lovely Guesthouse in Portugal’s Countryside

    This beautiful little guest house will open early June. It is located in Alentejo, a geographical, historical and cultural region of south central and southern Portugal. Owners Catarina and ToZé decided to move away from the city and to embrace country side living by selling organic eggs and vegetables, and starting a small countryside accommodation. Their motto is keep it

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  • A Modern Home with a Natural Color Palette

    Russian architect and designer Maria Marinina designed this beautiful home with a natural color palette. I like the open plan layout of the the 62 m2 house (see last image) as well as the use of textures. Cold materials (concrete) are mixed with warmer textures (wood and wool) which give a contemporary atmosphere. The rugs bring in warmth and a

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  • Basic and Timeless Summer Fashion

    I have been a fan of Everlane for a while. It is where I shop for basic and timeless pieces. Their current spring/summer collection is beautiful: I love the dusty pink and brown tones! Everlane is a shop that offers great basics for affordable prices. Their style is a cross between Scandinavian simplicity and French chic, resulting in basic elegant

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