Cafe Labath Ghent

Cafe Labath Ghent

Want to catch up with some friends? Why not go to Café Labath. This coffee bar has everything you need on a lazy Sunday. Because it was very hot that day we drank our refreshments on the wonderful terrace but I can imagine how cosy it would be, drinking my flat white on a cold...
VN Nature Houses

VN Nature Houses

Sometimes you visit a place and you are just speechless about the atmosphere, the calmness. When we visited a small village in Portugal: Ferraria de São João, we spend our days at the amazing VN Nature Houses. The houses are located in what was once Vale do Ninho (Nest valley) cottage. In 2014 they rebuilt...
Huis Zwaluw

Huis Zwaluw

When visiting Ghent you absolutely have to make a stop at Huis Zwaluw (Home). I bumped into this lovely interior shop while wandering through the streets. Mind you, a ‘shop’ isn’t the best fitting name for this unique place. If anything, it feels more like a home. The store is decorated as the perfect home...
MISS'OPO Porto

MISS’OPO Porto

Our Portugal road trip started in Porto. What a lovely city! We enjoyed every minute of it. The beautiful views, architecture, amazing food and don’t forget the port wine 🙂 We stayed in, I think the most beautiful guest house of Porto, MISS’OPO. Located in the historic area of the city. You can find two...
September break

September break

I’m taking a break! This September I’ll take a blogging break. A break to go on vacation, explore new cities, enjoy family-time and open up my mind again. We’ll be back in October with new stories and exciting collaborations. In the meantime follow me on Instagram to enjoy this month of freedom. – Frankie –...
SNUG.STUDIO

SNUG.STUDIO

Meet Berit and Heiko the design duo SNUG.STUDIO from Hannover. SNUG.STUDIO creates products that are clear and minimalistic but always with a little twist. Perfect products to spice up your interior. We selected a few of our favourite products above. Take a look at their online shop for more products. – Frankie –
Urban Nature landscapes by Charlotte Slegers

Urban Nature landscapes by Charlotte Slegers

Charlotte Slegers often speaks in images. Through montages and photography a story emerges. In many cases the photographs are the starting point for her collages. In May of 2016, Charlotte travelled to Ibiza to discover a vibrant island with many secrets.  Although her montages are often layered and complex, the photographs seem so calm and...
Visual Diary of Amsterdam

Visual Diary of Amsterdam

Julie Hrudova is a photographer based in Amsterdam. Julie is keeping a photo diary of the city, mainly of the Eastern part of Amsterdam, a visual diary. The first series was in black and white and Julie exhibited in the Central Library of Amsterdam. Since 3 years she is shooting in colour. “Often I like to...
Eremetaal

Eremetaal

Eremetaal is medal that you can give as a gift to honour or reward somebody. It’s the first product since the new label by Mickey Philips and Mianne de Vries “EMEM” launched. “As graphic and product designers we like to use our expertise to design unique products that connect people and create interaction between the...
Gekaapt East

Gekaapt East

Concept store Gekaapt just opened their second location. Located in Amsterdam East (Molukkenstraat 75) Gekaapt offers a mix of independent interior and fashion Amsterdam labels. You can find brands such as Doing Goods, Brût Amsterdam, Jip, Stoned and Studio Jux. The official opening will be on the 14th of August. See you there!
Pure Natural Cosmetics

Pure Natural Cosmetics

Pure Natural Cosmetics is a cosmetic brand from The Netherlands. They are committed to use only premium, responsible sourced natural ingredients. All the products are hand made with the most pure and naturel ingredients. One of our favourite products is the night serum. A soft serum that immediately seems to work. With ingredients such as...
Ceramic egg holder

Ceramic egg holder

One of my favourite online stores is Comptoir des objets (everyday objects). You can find object for everyday (duh!) and especially the kitchen department is really good. For example the ceramic egg holder, a simple design but oh so handy. It looks like a regular egg packaging but this one is made from ceramic with...
't Witte Huis

‘t Witte Huis

’t Witte Huis is a monument from the early 19th century and is the perfect forest retreat. By Mölle renovated this former poolhouse of the landlord with natural materials, pure, eco-friendly and comfortable. I totally fell in love with the details, such as the ceramics. It’s a beautiful place where you can slow down for...
Katrin Coetzer

Katrin Coetzer

  On Pinterest I’ve recently discovered the beautiful work of Katrin Coetzer. Katrin is an illustrator based in Cape Town (South Africa). Here style is light and clean and I’m a big fan of the colours in the illustrations. She works for well known magazines and you can also follow her sketch blog babanagu.
Transience Mirrors

Transience Mirrors

Okay I totally fell in love with the Transience Mirrors designed by Lex Pott and David Derksen. The Transience Mirrors reveal different states of oxidation trough an accelerated process. All mirrors are handmade and the oxidation patterns look slightly different on each piece. For more information see here. – Frankie –