Posts tagged "Paris"
Home is where Anticafé is

Home is where Anticafé is

As a freelancer it’s not alway easy to find the perfect place to work. When I was invited by Anticafé to check out their concept in Paris, I immediately was enthusiastic. At Anticafé you only pay the time you spent, everything else is included. Drinks (coffee!), food, WiFi, board games, relax spaces and meeting rooms....
The Hoxton Paris

The Hoxton Paris

When we made plans to visit Paris in November it was the perfect opportunity to try the newest location of one of my favourite hotel groups: The Hoxton. The Hoxton Paris is located in the 2nd arrondissement and it is set in an 18th century gorgeous building. The hotel is a mix of classic elements,...
Breakfast at La Chambre aux Oiseaux

Breakfast at La Chambre aux Oiseaux

La Chambre aux Oiseaux, the bird room, is the lovely cafe of Léna and Hervé in Paris. This quite place, 10th Arrondissement, is the perfect cafe for a late breakfast. We visited on a Saturday and were very lucky to find a table outside. Although inside it feels like the living room of my grandmother,...
¿adónde?

¿adónde?

At The Fine Store I spotted Cylindres: a modular stoneware collection by ¿adónde?. ¿adónde? (where in Spanish) is a contemporary design label based in Paris, France. They try to think about how to improve our environment, particularly around the table. ‘We want to make objects that are plain, that can be used differently and for...
Studio Esinam

Studio Esinam

Studio Esinam was founded in the spring of 2013 by art director and architect duo Josefine Lilljegren and Sebastian Gokah. They make prints of well known buildings around the world. They started with a serie of Paris and Tokio. ‘What inspires us in our work is the curiosity and fascination for spaces with unique character.’...
Looking back

Looking back

2013 was a personal roller coaster with many beautiful memories. I like to look forward to a brand new exiting year but also reflect on 2013. A few of my favorite moments: 1. Lovely holiday at Porto Covo, Portugal. 2. My favorite shop The Broken Arm, Paris. 3. Still very happy with the beautiful work...
Loustic coffee

Loustic coffee

Loustic is a small and cozy coffee bar near Centre Pompidou in Paris. Many Parisians complain that there are not many good coffee places in town. Well Loustic is a really good place! They serve coffee from Caffenation (Belgium roaster) and all kind of sweet goodies from Chez Rachel. This is the kind of place...
The Broken Arm

The Broken Arm

One of the coolest places in Paris is ‘The Broken Arm’ a concept store and cafe in the 3rd arrondissement. The concept store is bright and spacious. The collection includes brand as Kenzo, Gyakusou and a selection of exclusive Nike sneakers. Besides clothing and shoes they offer accessories, beautiful office supplies and a well picked...
La Favorite

La Favorite

La Favorite is definitely one of my favorite places in Paris. The location, Rue de Rivoli, is quite a busy street which means you can spot people all day long. When the sun is out the terrace is overcrowded but the staff will help you to conquer a table. Besides breakfast, lunch and dinner they...
Rue de Sèrves, Paris in Amsterdam

Rue de Sèrves, Paris in Amsterdam

If you’re dreaming about Paris but you’re in Amsterdam, visit Rue de Sèrves. A new cafe for breakfast, lunch and drinks inspired by the French cuisine. When you enter the cafe you enter Paris, a perfect place for an extraordinary lunch. Rue de Sèrves works with biological products from local suppliers, that means fresh and...