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Are vertical subway-tiles the new way to go?

We have seen the subway tile trend being used in kitchen, bathroom, in industrial lofts, counters as a backsplash for years now. Inspired by the wall pattern found in metro and subway stations this “halbverband” (half-offset) way of laying tiles has found its way into many homes. We ourselves have enjoyed and used this pattern for some time now. However, we are ready for a change.

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Close up picture of the Interior Hoch 2 special edition Stand-up Candle Holder by ZWEI Design on the Vitra Metal Side Table next to the Thonet 209 Bent wood chair. By ZWEI Design.

Light wood, ceramic and foraged flower arrangements

This blog post is dedicated to a brief history of time. Looking back on how my love for foraged flowers, an 30-Year-old Thonet 209 chair and 6 Years of marriage all came together at one point. Michal and I celebrated our 6 year anniversary on September the 8th. Celebrating our anniversary is something Michael and I have not been the best at. Our last 5 Anniversaries where, how can I put this…. somewhat “non-existing.” …

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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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My birthday wishlist 2018

Celebrating twenty-nine It's my birthday and since I am not 30 yet, that in itself is worth celebrating! I did get asked a lot what I want for my birthday the past few days. I do feel very blessed to be able to say, that I really have everything I want, need and more! This made my answer to most of my family and friends probably quite frustrating... "I need nothing". Whenever you want to...

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