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Haas op het Vrijthof

Haas op het Vrijthof

There is something about Maastricht, this place is magical. Especially when your are staying at Haas op het Vrijthof. An Art Deco building (1920) surrounded by amazing architecture when you are gazing out of your window. This luxury guesthouse includes 3 suites and 3 rooms. We stayed at one of the suites and had an...
Green Label Gallery

Green Label Gallery

Yes, Friday is here! So, what’s on YOUR mind? Typographic artist Vonik and friends are collecting submissions from people around the world to add into a single work of art, and you’re invited to join the project. Tag your written, drawn, painted or sprayed thoughts on Instagram or Twitter with #GreenLabelGallery and #PiecesOfMind. In 72...
Maastricht

Maastricht

Recently I enjoyed a few lovely days in Maastricht. Wandering around the city and really enjoyed the calmness of this place. If you’re planning a trip to Maastricht I highly recommend the luxury guesthouse Haas op het Vrijthof, a small guesthouse with a stunning view on Het Vrijthof. Other tips: – Café Zondag (coffee, breakfast,...
Live At Amsterdamse Bos

Live At Amsterdamse Bos

This summer you can enjoy a new series of summer concerts at ‘Live at Amsterdamse Bos’. At the ‘Bostheater’ in the middle of the woods you can enjoy unique concerts by artists such as Blaudzun and Asaf Avidan. The best things about the concerts: the location. Because of the unique location every concert will be...
Hello Frankie Store x Le Bazarre

Hello Frankie Store x Le Bazarre

This Sunday you can find Hello Frankie Store at Le Bazarre, design market in the city centre of Utrecht. In collaboration with the very talented Chara Houssart we open a small pop-up store. See you Sunday!  
#NoFilter Amsterdam

#NoFilter Amsterdam

Oh Amsterdam, you’re beautiful! Probably the best time to visit Amsterdam is Springtime. When London City Airport asked me to share a few of my favourite travel tips for Amsterdam for the #NoFilter Amsterdam campaign I knew immediately that I wanted to show the amazing architecture, canals and of course flowers. The challenge of the...
Happn

Happn

This one’s for all the single ladies and gents. Imagine you’re drinking your morning cappuccino at your local coffee hotspot in the city (Frankie’s favourites in Amsterdam: White Label, Berry, Stooker, Caffenation) and you spot a handsome stranger drinking his or her espresso, what do you do? Most of the time you do nothing. During...
Curated

Curated

On a soft late September evening last year, I was standing on the sidewalk of a cozy cobbled-stoned street in Breda. I was attending a concert and the musician had decided it would be fun to do a Motown sing-a-long outside under the stars; he bolted off the stage and the crowd followed suit. While...
Hello Frankie is looking for contributors

Hello Frankie is looking for contributors

Hello Frankie is looking for contributors! Do you like: – design – art – style – interior – new places – and more nice things in life? We’re looking for inspiring people to collaborate. For more information mail@hellofrankie.com
Travel highlights of 2014

Travel highlights of 2014

It’s time to make new travel plans for 2015! I would love to discover new places and hopefully visit some of my favourite cities again. Below you can find some sunny snapshots of my travel highlights of 2014. 1. Casas da Lupa 2. Firenze 3. Hamburg 4. Greece 5. Portugal 6. Cabeça da Cabra
Hello 2015!

Hello 2015!

Hello 2015! Hello Frankie wishes you a happy new year! It’s going to be an exciting year for Hello Frankie, with many new projects and collaborations. Frankie would love to bring you more inspiring stories. Stories about hidden gems, the nicest coffee places in Europe, the newest art exhibitions and the latest products by young...
Hello Frankie Store Launch Party

Hello Frankie Store Launch Party

The Hello Frankie Store launch was a great party. It was nice to chat with the designers, show people the beautiful products and cheers to the store. Thanks for celebrate this awesome moment and for supporting this new and exciting project! Special thanks to Lotje for the super nice photos. — Photos: Lotshots  
Vivian Maier, Street Photographer

Vivian Maier, Street Photographer

Have you seen the documentary ‘Finding Vivian Maier’? A fascinating film about the life of Vivian Maier. Vivian Maier, born in the US, worked as a nanny and documented all that caught her attention, in photos as well as sound and motion pictures. Her impressive oeuvre was only discovered at the end of her life,...
KANTOR: the official cultural takeover

KANTOR: the official cultural takeover

KANTOR: the official cultural takeover is taking over ‘De Sloot Office’ this weekend. ‘De Sloot Office’ is a huge empty office building in Amsterdam, KANTOR transforms this place into a cultural hotspot. There is a movie theater, restaurant, gallery, live music stage and a club. You can find performance from the Dutch National Ballet, movies...
Dutch Design Week 2014

Dutch Design Week 2014

The Dutch Design Week is my favourite design event of the year. This year the theme is UP: ‘On the up: design makes the world better. More beautiful. Handier too. And more fun.’ There are more than 80 locations and 400 events, so if you plan to visit take a look at the programme and...