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Capture Amsterdam

Capture Amsterdam

Capture Amsterdam is a platform for photographers to provide the opportunity to promote, display and sell their artwork of Amsterdam. You can find affordable high quality prints of the most amazing pictures of Amsterdam. Their goal is to make your photographs available for everyone anywhere. There are some beautiful photos available from my favourite city,...
DAY kitchen Amsterdam

DAY kitchen Amsterdam

DAY kitchen (located in Amsterdam) is a kitchen supplies store done differently. In essence they are all about food, cooking and dining. But their store is set up so that you can taste, smell and touch, because that’s the essence of cooking! There is a huge kitchen in the store where you can try out...
MAKI Minimag

MAKI Minimag

This is such great news! MAKI minimag is a brand new smart, playful and independent magazine for kids around 3-7 years. A fully illustrated, art and design inspired zine for kids to read, look and discover on their own and together with others. You can find stories, comics, riddles, spot-it pages, craft ideas, recipes and...
You Are Here – You Are Over The Line

You Are Here – You Are Over The Line

For You Are Here, a fashion concept store in Eindhoven (NL), designers Eline Ceelen, Floor van Doremalen, Pieteke Korte and Noesha Hu worked in close collaboration to develop a new interior. With a focus on normative sports they developed a interior out of sporting materials, apparatus and graphic elements; a topsy turvy world of court...
Maartje van den Noort exhibition

Maartje van den Noort exhibition

If you know Maartje van den Noort’s work you probably think of her beautiful cards and prints or other fascinating products. But as from last week, she’s showing a new series of paintings at the Jan Six Fine Art Gallery in Amsterdam. She says that it’s been quite some time since she used canvas as...
Pinch Toys

Pinch Toys

Let’s hope baby Frankie is a fan of minimal toys because I fell in love with the cars by ‘Pinch toys’. Pinch Toys is a small studio and they create 100% hand made products spiced up with three simple and very important ingredients: friendship, love and care. The toys are fun to play with and...
Selected by James

Selected by James

One of my favourite online stores is Selected by James. A store by Sanne, mother of James. James selects the most stunning toys!  You can find honest, often hand made, sustainable, quirky toys for kids rooms and nurseries, all made with love. You can find brands such as April Eleven, Franky’s Playground, Flatout Franky, Noodoll...
Standing holders

Standing holders

Kristian Nødhave designed a series of holders in clear acrylic for Standing.dk. The holders are made for not being visible and therefore nicely display cookbooks or store candles, records, magazines or what ever you like. The holders come in two different sizes and are available here. Photos: Ida Buss
Recycled porcelain vases

Recycled porcelain vases

How cute are the ‘recycle vases’ by Elke van den Berg?! The vases are made of recycled porcelain and are designed to recycle flowers, the flowers that broke and need a small vase. Every piece is unique because of the use of recycled porcelain. For more info see here.
Spring style

Spring style

Spring is here so it’s time to update your wardrobe. Well, I’m adding some items. I’m a big fan of patterns and found some really nice items with colourful patterns. Brands: WoodWood Samsoe Samsoe Bobo Choses Libertine Libertine
Daphny Raes & Friends Pop-up Shop

Daphny Raes & Friends Pop-up Shop

Daphny Raes, bag designer based in Amsterdam, opened a pop-up store in the centre of Amsterdam. Daphny creates authentic and unique bags, by hand. The pop-up store is located at the Merkenwinkel, Huidenstraat 13. Daphny decided to share this amazing space with other Dutch designers: Gewoon Jip, Maison Irem, Stoned Marble, Winter in Holland, Waterdicht,...
Yoriko

Yoriko

At Etsy I stumbled across ‘Yoriko New York’ a shop by Yoriko, an artist based in New York City. Yoriko studied oil-painting, printmaking and videao at Thama Art University in Tokyo and at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. You can find bibs, bags, greetings cards and more at the Yoriko...
Piel

Piel

Temporary tattoos made a comeback big time! Piel – Tatuaje Fugaz from Argentina is one of the new brands that are inviting professional artists and designers to design the new temporary tattoos. Safe and non-toxic, wether for a child or an adult, this tattoos will definitely bright our days. – Edite –
Not Perfect Linen

Not Perfect Linen

I’m a huge fan of linen. For the new home I searched for the perfect linen curtains, not an easy task. At Etsy I stumbled across Not Perfect Linen, a small family of creative people that crete the most amazing linen products. They use simple forms, colours, seams and natural fabrics. All items are made...
Veja

Veja

It’s still Winter here but I started with my new Spring looks. The Veja ESPLAR trainers are the latest addition. Perfect clean style that will match with everything in my closet. Launched in 2011, the ESPLAR trainers have been named after the Brazilian NGO which brings technical support to the organic cotton farming families Veja...