Q&A with Atelier Turquoise Ceramics

Finding beautiful and affordable ceramics, it has been a struggle for life. So when I discovered my favorite blogger-turned-stylist and her mother were starting up their own ceramics brand, the search was over! Charlotte Everaert is one of the most colorful people I know and as it turns out she’s got it from her momma,… More

5 reasons to invest in designer vases

For as long as I can remember, “standard” things were none of my interest. I’ve always been looking for stand-out pieces, something different, be it subtle or completely over-the-top. That’s why, in vase picking, it came natural to me to end up falling in love with designer items. I’ve got quite the little collection by… More

Tiny indoor gardens

In the quest of filling our suburbian apartment with all the types of plants I can find, I let my eyes dwell on the terrarium trend. And before I knew it, I had four tiny indoor gardens of my own… I had been waiting for water plant season all winter, so when they hit stores… More

HOW TO: wallpaper

When I wrote this post back in May, I never thought I’d be covering my walls a few months later. But when I got the chance to get my hands on my favorite Tenue de Ville tropical wallpaper, there was no question about it: I’d have to become a master in wallpaper hanging in a… More

‘ODE’ by Tenue de Ville

The second wallpaper collection by Brussels based designer label, Tenue de Ville, is called ‘ODE’. It’s a poetic ode to the beauty of nature, too often lost in a city context. So let’s bring a piece of nature back into our homes with one of these digitally printed, but hand-painted fresco wallpapers by Alexia de… More

Wall textile

Maybe you do, maybe you don’t know that I studied Fashion Design before rolling into the world of PR. My love for fashion never died and neither did my fascination for all things textile. Lately I’ve been fascinated by wall textile and am looking to add one to our own home. I’m even considering making… More

Let’s go outside!

A few years ago we moved from a house with a big garden in the countryside around Ghent to an apartment in the outskirts of Antwerp. A whole adjustment for us outdoorsy types. But we fell head over heels for our prewar place with cute little terrace overlooking the communal garden of our building. You… More

Wallpaper inspiration

“Don’t be like the rest of them darling!” A quote I religiously live by ever since I saw the light of day. Not that I try my hardest to be special, I just genuinely fall for the less evident things in life, I’m even drawn to it you could say. That’s why I’m having a hard… More

Ceramics part 1: Cody Hoyt

We’ve got this thing for ceramics… Cody Hoyt, ceramics artist, makes our hearts beat faster. He sends beautifully crafted vessels into this world from his atelier in Brooklyn. He combines the natural colors of clay to create graphic patterns and moulds them into geometrical shapes, perfect for housing your favorite plants. Yet another reason to… More

My new bedroom: the grand tour!

I welcome you into my home, my heart, my nest. I already lifted a little corner of the veil in my previous bedroom post and now I’m ready to give you the grand tour! This room is the embodiment of me. A little crazy and chaotic, but cozy and filled with light and love. I started out with… More

A glimpse of my new bedroom

A bedroom. It’s the first room you can call completely yours in life. As a kid you dream about all the ways to turn it into your very own little world. It changes over the years. I’m sure you remember the pink phase or the teenage poster explosion or what about your first grown-up bedroom, or… More

Bedroom renovation: getting inspired!

Living together also means compromising and combining both your styles. Luckily, Michiel, my manfriend, trusts me and appreciates my crazy taste in his very own way. He prefers clean, simple but colorful, I like to go over the top, eclectic and exotic. Our home is a combo of those two. Next on our to-do list… More

P-LO custom dog pillow on www.yayzine.com

Pillow talk!

For me, a home ain’t no home without my beloved Vanna (Vaansie for friends), the black and white ball of fluff in the pictures above. The only downside to a dog? Most dog pillows aren’t that stylish… at all! So when I found out that Belgian brand, P-LO, is doing bespoke work on all things cushions… More