set the table

In case you didn’t know already, I love throwing dinner parties and entertaining our guests. While the food is, of course, very important, so is the setting (in my opinion, at least). Over the years I’ve found myself opting for the safe side and use a couple of candles for the table setting. No big…

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gift wrap ideas

These photos didn’t exactly turn out as I wanted them to (flash light can be a bitch at Christmas). Of course, I only made these at 1am the night before and took the photos right before we dashed off to my parents’ to celebrate Christmas Eve. However, they should be able to give you an…

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de vitrine

I finally got round to visit De Vitrine yesterday, a bi-annual fair set in the lovely decor of La Brugeoise in Bruges. The event was started a couple of years ago by the brains behind Lola Life Lines, a hip & retro webshop, based in Bruges. The first edition had a mere 12 stands, but…

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mask it

What started out with purchasing a pack of MT masking tape on Etsy a long time ago, resulted in, well let’s be honest, an abundance of masking tapes. I even carry a roll in my handbag. You know… if I want to put something up on my wall at work. That said, using masking tape…

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The art of gift wrapping

To me, wrapping gifts is equally fun as going out and buy them. However, I spent so much time on Pinterest over the holidays that I (maybe) had a bit too much inspiration to wrap my gifts. Eventually I made up my mind and used kraft paper combined with black twine (Ikea), festive ornaments and…

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