vacation time


I am on holiday to Ibiza and Formentera in Spain enjoying the good life! I have some posts lined up for you so you will not notice that I’m gone but I will not respond to email or announce blog posts through the various social media channels. I will be posting some holiday snap shots though via Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.

a summer home on panarea


Autumn has started but I still want to show you this summer house located on Panarea, Italy. Panarea is the second smallest of the eight Aeolian Islands, a volcanic island chain north of Sicily. There are currently about 280 residents living on the island year-round; however the population increases dramatically in summer with the influx of tourists. I am loving the simple decor with the blue touches and of course that gorgeous view!


(images by Adriano Bachella)

fashion friday


For this fashion friday post I was inspired by the beautiful image above. I love everything about this picture but especially the turquoise jewellery.


1. large agate stone ring, 2. charm necklace with agate pendant, 3. chunky knit cardigan sweater by DKNY, 4. gemstone bracelet.

autumn colors


To celebrate the start of the new season, today some autumn colors! Although I’m more into Spring, I do look forward to light up candles and to warm, cosy evening near an open fire.




(images from 1. Magdalena Björnsdotter, 2. Roost, 3. source unknown 4. Marty Hogan)

paola navone’s greek summer home

Paola Navone is one of my favorite designers and this is her summer home in Greece. The stunning house is located on one of the Cyclades Islands and has a gorgeous view over the Aegean sea.

I love this idea the painted ‘carpet’s on the concrete floors (indoors and outdoors!)..

The whole house is stunningly decorated with Paola’s own designs. The iron tables in the living room (top image) are from Paola’s collection that she designed for Gervasoni. The kitchen is simple but really works well in this old house.

smallable 4th birthday discounts


Stylish kids store Smallable is celebrating its 4th anniversary. To celebrate this milestone, Smallable is offering various gifts and discounts to their customers. With code BIRTHDAY1 you get 10 EUR off on orders above 100 EUR, with code BIRTHDAY2 you get 30 EUR off on orders above 200 EUR, with code BIRTHDAY3 you receive 60 EUR discount on orders above 300 EUR and you can use code BIRTHDAY4 to get 100 EUR discount on orders above 400 EUR.

Check out the Smallable website for more promotions! The very cool 50s retro style kids furniture pieces from Les Gambettes (pictured above) are just some of the stylish items that are available.

heart pillows


Today I’m loving … these fun heart pillows from Wendy Polish. A big red heart is screen printed on organic hemp/cotton, the back of the pillow is made from salvaged denim. Made with love in Los Angeles!