A BEAUTIFUL SUMMER HOUSE ON MALLORCA, SPAIN

Summer holiday has ended and today is the first day of school. It is a day of mixed emotions: on one hand I do not want summer to end but on the other hand I am relieved that things are back to normal. I did not get anything done with my son at home, which explains the lack of posts… We spent two wonderful weeks in Croatie of which I will post some photos later this week. Although fall is around the corner I still have many gorgeous summer houses to show you. Today we sart with this stunning home on the Spanish island of Mallorca. The house has been designed by Mallorca based design firm Moredesign. The outdoor areas have gorgeous views on the Tramuntana mountains. I have been to Mallorca and love this part of the island!

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A RENOVATED SPANISH HOME WITH A STUNNIG TILE FLOOR

Spanish couple Marcial and Andrea have turned a neglected house into a beautiful, modern home. The renovation was tackled together with Marcial’s brother, who runs the design firm Boor Studio. I love the mosaic tile floors as they are a striking feature of this home. The tiles are known as Nolla tiles as they were made by the Nolla factory near Valencia, Spain.

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FERM LIVING’S NEW KIDS COLLECTION AUTUM/WINTER 2017

I love the new ferm LIVING fall/winter kids collection which is full of bright colors, soft materials and playful designs! ferm LIVING about their latest collection: “Close your eyes and dream yourself away to a tropical paradise with the sound of the soaring ocean in the background. Our AW17 Kids’ collection travels to faraway places where new adventures wait to be explored. Seeing new things for the first time is a unique experience, and that is this quest we wanted to channel in new furniture, accessories and essentials for everyday life with kids.”

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A HAND DRAWN BOTANICAL MURAL PAINTING

Loving this illustrated mural idea by Mardrid artist Angela Leon. A great diy project for people with steady hands and drawing skills!

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A CHARMING SUMMER COTTAGE IN AUSTRALIA

This charming cottage dating from the 1880s is the perfect summer home. The cottage, which is located in Kangaroo Valley in Australia, is owned and curated by Lisa Madigan. I love how this Australian artist/stylist has created a tranquil, cosy-meets-chic vibe that is perfect for escaping hectic city life.

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A SMALL APARTMENT IN STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

This lovely apartment in Stockholm, Sweden, measures only 48m2 but has a lot of character. Owner Elina spent years traveling for work to countries such as India, which is reflected in the boho chic style of her home. A similar rug (image below) is available from Le Souk.

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AN OLD FARMHOUSE TURNED INTO A SUMMER COTTAGE

An old farmhouse near the beach of Comporta in Portugal has been turned into a stylish summer home by interior designer Thierry Mérillou and architect Daniel Suduca. Landscaper Louis Benech, responsible for historic gardens such as Versailles, helped them with the garden.

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