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A starter home with a calming and cozy Scandinavian interior

We just completed our first full remodel and interior design project, YAY! We had the pleasure to work with the best first client you can wish for, uncomplicated, trusting and open to our ideas! The transition from "having" to "living" in a home Our clients were (and still are :) ) a young couple about to be married, buying their first "real" home together. I remember that phase in Michael's and my life very...

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The perfect flower arrangement

Sharing the joy of having a fresh flower arrangement at home This blog post literally has no other purpose than visually sharing my joy of receiving the most beautiful flower arrangement with you! But bevor I do, there is a little backstory...   Being sick. Isn't it the worst?! It's not often I do get sick, and whenever I am, I tend to not take my sickness very seriously. Generally, my preferred approach to fight a sickness...

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Modern architecture meets traditional chalet, an Airbnb Swiss mountain get-away

A beautiful Airbnb in the Swiss mountain     Every once in a while I need a short getaway, to get out of the everyday crazy and rewind. Thankfully due to modern travel habits and of course Airbnb, short trips almost have become Michael and my preferred way of travel. Counting myself to the group of people who have a hard time relaxing on vacation, doing nothing often sounds more stressful than relaxing. My perfect kind of vacation...

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An easy way to add some color to your spring decor 2018

How do you add color to your home? For a while now Michael and I have made the decision to reduce the more colorful pieces of furniture within our home.  Instead, we have been adding colors trough decor. Michael and I are enjoying to use colored objects to create moments of personality and interest. Objects that will fit a certain style, trend or the season we are in. This way we have...

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Christian Caulas, ecological design in its most beautiful form

Dear Christian, thank you for taking the time to tell me a little bit about yourself and your product and object design. Before we start, could you tell me a little bit about yourself? I live and work in the heights of a small village in the south of France. At 900m high. I am surrounded by nature, trees, mountains which offers me most of the furniture I need to work. Mostly, the...

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ZWEI Design Living Room B-A-L Table

ZWEI Home Collection | The B-A-L Table

The Break-A-Leg Occasional Table The break a leg (or B-A-L for short) Table is one of the most expressive designs in the ZWEI Home Collection. While searching for a suitable side table on which we could place our AC Globe Lamp, Michael and I decided, to design a table that reflected the shape and material language of their table lamp.     The Design We used the same 8 cm diameter found in the wooden base...

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Ruby Lilly the place to stay when in munich

Munich weekend city trip City trips are always a favorite of ours especially when staying at a nice Airbnb or hotel. We spontaneously went to Munich to meet up with Michaels brother this weekend. We stayed at Ruby Lilly, a hotel I only can recommend to stay at. Ruby Lilly is located quite central and within walking distance to the city center and some very nice museums like the Pinakothek, which I definitely recommend to visit if you...

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“without roughness, there would be no elegance” Interview with Parkerworks Part 3

This is the final part of our lovely interview with Elisabeth Parker the founder of PARKERWORKS. In the previous two blog-posts (click here for part one and two), we talked with Elisabeth about her background, her journeys around the world and her love for creating objects the "old fashion" way! In this final part, we asked Elisabeth a view question about her thoughts on design and how she sees her objects interact with...

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