Friday, February 27, 2009

a little bit of color

last week of february, a very grey week with lot's of rain...

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

let's talk lamps (part 2)

A couple of years ago we really had problems to find hanging lamps for our house. By now we could do with a bit more ceiling space. The little green one is my favourite.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

what a beauty

my new baby

she is so pretty( vintage for 15 euros) I need to find a pier, really would like to do some beach photos
have a look here or

Monday, February 23, 2009


Never payed much attention to tins. I didn't realize there are so many pretty ones.

Friday, February 20, 2009

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday Kay!

my big day today, thank you so much for your lovely messages...guess my flickr friends know me very well, I got some beautiful cards & gifts ( that really made my day)
and look at this cute doll house table( just for me), thanks Amy

Thursday, February 19, 2009

dancing in rain


the weather is bad ( a grey day with lot's of rain)
so I need some color......

drinking PUKKA tea ( detox), reading the daily mail online( I know,lol)
and wachting Masterchef

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

House tour

it's my lucky week.

Ana of Rearranged Design featured me in her "house tour" series.

let's talk lamps (part 1)

I still don't know what I like more: chairs, lamps or ceramic. So here's a little glimpse of our private vintage table lamp collection. The little yellow Pinocchio lamp is my favourite.

Monday, February 16, 2009

5 minutes of fame

town time we never match

I got my '5 minutes of fame' at Amy's blog.

Saturday, February 14, 2009



coffee table made by Isamu Noguchi
on my wishlist a Noguchi Akari Light

Friday, February 13, 2009

van Nelle factory

Last year we bought this beautiful silkscreenprint from Joost Veerkamp which shows his fascination with architecture and his love for the work of Hergé. This is the 'van Nelle' factory in Rotterdam, build between 1925 and 1931 and designed by the famous dutch architect Mart Stam.

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

love is in the air

guess my husband doesn't know when Valentine's day is ,lol( but is not a very big day here in the Netherlands)
so this year I got him a little gift from

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

vintage ceramic

did work for Rosenthal when I was young, now I really enjoy vintage ceramics,trying to find some more from Scandinavia
( love Arabia & Figgjo)
there is a great forum

Saturday, February 7, 2009


I love art.
etsy is just perfect for me. Also love 20x200 and studio violet.

Thursday, February 5, 2009


fine little day

love bookstore's, I can spend hours in there.looking at books and having a cup of coffee.
did have a good book week, 3 new books
-the photo book
-a book from Stieg Larsson and Unni Linderll
I did a swap with Elizabeth from (she send me a very beautiful interior book)

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

are you a collector

my girls

do you collect anything? and what is the weirdest collection of things you have heard about?

Sunday, February 1, 2009

tell me

tell me

so what did you do today...?
I love sunday's at home but after a week at home with the flue..I really wanted to go for a long walk