Dutch Marieke is the driving force behind design agency Vleijt. An old Dutch word for working with devotion, attention and ambition: ‘it stands for people who work hard and with care’. All of those aspects are reflected in her designs.
Very good news at the Meet the Blogger event yesterday: Bolia will open the first store in The Netherlands in December. To be precise, at the Utrechtsestraat 78 – 84 in Amsterdam. Bolia is no ordinary furniture store: ‘we’re a design company that puts creativity at the heart of everything that we do’. The hand-made design is personal and made with love, and it shows.
If I could redesign my current kitchen it would look like this minimal and timeless kitchen designed by Norm. Architects for Reform. A new Kitchen concept by this Copenhagen-based brand: “Our goal is to give everybody the opportunity to experience extraordinary design at reasonable prices.” In only four steps, you create a personalised kitchen by choosing fronts and a tabletop designed by architecturally inspired agencies. All with their own unique look and feel.
Within a few days I can finally show you an exciting project I’ve been working on with Vosgesparis and April & May. Together we created a unique bloggers spot on the terrace of the vtwonen home at the vtwonen & design fair.We worked with some really beautiful brands like Vitra, Wildernis and vtwonen. We would love you to come and EXPLORE your inner creativity!
Enthusiastic about the new Urban Jungle Bloggers theme ‘Plants and Art’ I started to re-arrange the greens and art prints at home. When suddenly I realised that plants are art.. Although I love to style and decorate, greens actually don’t need to be dressed up. It already is a pure form of fine art. So when the light came in beautiful I captured this Brassica.
About 6000 kilometers from their Danish roots, Vipp has opened a new showroom in New York. Located in a former sausage factory in the Tribeca district. Furnished with their well-known and wonderful black kitchen.
Inspired by a recent photography and styling shoot, I now have a weakness for blue tones and ceramics. After years of a mainly black and white interior – combined with warm grey, brown and naturals like wood – it’s now time to add some more color.
Let’s start September with a beautiful giveaway from Coisa. Well known for their timeless high-quality scarves. The Coisa Original is a cardigan, cape and scarf all in one garment. Perfect for the upcoming late summer days.
Another beauty from Muuto: pendant light Grain designed by the Swedish Jens Farger. He brings a new perspective on lighting by combining an iconic and minimalistic design using innovative new materials.