• Interior

    It’s all about details

    It’s all about details (written in English and Dutch) I always start from a white base, because this is ideal to display accessories. Rely on me, every accessory stands out against a white background, but … think carefully about “what” you want to show, “where” and “how” you displays it. Decorating is my passion and every day driver. My advice, as an interior stylist, “don’t always play on safe”. Do not go that piece you find at every store around the corner. Contrast between bright colors and white will attract everyone’s attention. However, I would start by placing one bright colored piece and then see how it works out in…

  • Interior

    “Nothing last – Nothing is finished and nothing is perfect” -Wabi Sabi

    “Nothing last – Nothing is finished and nothing is perfect” -Wabi Sabi ( written in English and Dutch) Wabi Sabi a Japanese philosophy of life, became a trendy living style. The characteristics of this interior style is, just like the Japanese ideology, based on simplicity and the beauty of imperfection and asymmetrical patterns. Wabi Sabi stands for imperfections and the natural aging of people and objects or very briefly, a casual atmosphere of living and letting lived. As an interior stylist with a slight deviation from perfectionism and an urge of symmetry, this living style is challenging me. These interiors are often too dark and just a little too lived-through…

  • Interior

    Spring has sprung into my home

    Restyle your house spring proof ( written in English and Dutch) We are lucky this year with a spring feeling that last for weeks now. Nice temperatures and already, for the time of the year, a beautiful sun, the rolling hills changing color from brown to green, flowers that sprout and bring color in the garden, twittering brids are the virtues of true spring !! All sounds dull, but honestly when getting a year older, I need to amend I enjoy more and more of this. I realize I need to be grateful to be surrounded by such a beautiful nature. My family and I live more and more outside…

  • Interior,  Travel

    I do not seek, I find. Pablo Picasso

    I do not seek, I find. Pablo Picasso (written in english and dutch) Apulia will be our next holdiay destination! It is a region down in the heel of Italy’s boot. From where I live it’s a 5 hours drive and then we will be in, the always warm, southern part of Italy. Being on holiday means, like for many of us, enjoying good food, sun, sea, beach and having a great tim with family. The Apulian culture and history has made me already curious and I started reading all articles I can find about it. Of course, I want to discover what remains of the old habits of this…

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