Looking back on such a nice Easter weekend with my love: having dinner at Het Koelhuis on friday evening, visiting and falling in love with Delft, enjoying sun and laziness at Whoosah Scheveningen, lunch at Dudok The Haque, Easter breakfast at Kek Delft, having a drink outside at the Molenpad, Prinsengracht Amsterdam after visiting
IXXI design is a great concept to change your wall and interior in an instant. On the IXXI-site you can pick and choose from their continiously changing image bank and special collection or design your own IXXI by using your own picture(s). Making a collage, an enlargement or a pixel-ixxi consisting of square cards connected by
Everyday while travelling to work I pass the Havenkwartier in Deventer. An industrial harbour area which is being rebuilt into a urban district for living, working and culture. Recently they built the first of four different mini-hotels alongside the harbour, the Lucy Cube. The Lucy Cube is an artwork consisting of a white cube placed
M is for Museum and for Marco or actually for celebrating Marco’s b-day visiting the Rijksmuseum on this saturday. Lovely to end a nice week this way and start the holiday with the kids. Love the Rijksmuseum, such a great building exposing wonderful art, like the ‘Nachtwacht’ by Rembrandt (the kids favorite :)) but also more modern
In my short blogbreak I kept posting pictures on Instagram and pinned inspiration on Pinterest. Like some of the ones above. A crush on the great ceramics made by Kirstie van Noort, a Dutch designer. Love her work and the pastel colors of her ceramic research!
Pinterest to me refers to interest, being interested in and looking for (p)inspiration. Like the pictures on pinterest by Studio Pepe, a design studio in Milan by Arianna Lelli Mami and Chiara di Pinto. With such great portfolio of still life, abstract and domestic pictures. More (p)inspiration on my pinterest-boards!
Our second day at the Dutch Design Week we spent our time at the Inner City area of Eindhoven. Starting with breakfast at CoffeeYou before visiting the Design Academy Graduation Show called Self Unself in the ‘Witte Dame’. I really loved the Graduation Show, being exposed in this great industrial, former Philips building with huge
While travelling from Strijp R to the ‘Klokgebouw’ on Strijp S on our first day visiting the DDW we passed the ‘Torenallee’. An industrial area with lots of workspaces for designers, interior shops like Yksi Expo and the Ontdekfabriek, where kids can build their own design from left-over materials (also open every week of the year on wednesday
The Dutch Design Week, every year 9 days of design, art, interior, and most of all lots of inspiration in Eindhoven. In 2012 I couldn’t join this great event, so happy to be there 2 days this year: walking around, making pictures, acquiring inspiration. Visiting Strijp R, Strijp S, the ‘Klokgebouw’, ‘Hier is Utrecht’, the
Six months ago I saw the great Sending Animals cabinet at Van Mij, one of my favorite shops in Arnhem [post]. Five month ago I made the Instagram picture of Floor´s Schleich animals. And the wallpaper animals by Inke I like for some years now. This weekend while reading VK magazine I saw this picture of the Sending