Google+
Charlotte Posenenske Prototype Series B Relief – and me!

Charlotte Posenenske Prototype Series B Relief – and me!

Heh! Now here’s an interesting story – what if you’re an artist and you decide your work has no value other than its material cost? I started reading up on Charlotte Posenenske this morning after falling madly, deeply in love with her Prototype Series B Relief that I saw at the Serralves museum in Porto this summer. If Posenenske were ... Read More »

Palm Springs, Vegas…and more eternal summer

Palm Springs, Vegas…and more eternal summer

Summer goes on just a little bit longer here on Interiorator! When I look outside, I see a cloudy sky over the skyline of Rotterdam – but when I close my eyes, it’s a balmy late afternoon in Palm Springs. 1 – Nancy Baron – The Good Life > Palm Springs Aaah…the good life – in Palm Springs, no less! ... Read More »

Martyn Lawrence Bullard Million Dollar Decorator

Martyn Lawrence Bullard Million Dollar Decorator

So this is what I want you to do on this particularly dreary Thursday. I want you to get a nice drink, take of your shoes, sit down in a comfy chair and then take in all the beauty of an Italian castle owned by a prominent Russian business man and designed by an English interior designer with perfect taste. ... Read More »

Jo Malone candles – I smell you!

Jo Malone candles – I smell you!

If I said it once, I’ll say it again – the finishing touch of every home is a nice scented candle! I got one of those beautiful Jo Malone candles this summer and today is the day I’m finally going to light it. Needless to say, this blogger had to take a picture  first – what do you think about the ... Read More »

Joan Rivers’ apartment, a Givenchy car…and more

Joan Rivers’ apartment, a Givenchy car…and more

Well, what else is there to blog about this Sunday but Joan Rivers? A lot more than you’d think actually! I’ve put together a new edition of ‘…and more’, a feature on Interiorator that I used to do every Sunday but not anymore and really should start doing again if only I had enough time which I don’t have at ... Read More »

Aloha Bar, home of the invincible summer!

Aloha Bar, home of the invincible summer!

Well folks, that was it! Today is September 1st and summer is over. OVER! Did you have a good time frolicking on the beach? I know I did! So why not hold on to that summer feeling just a little bit longer at the Aloha Bar in Rotterdam? It’s exactly one year ago that I first wrote not one, but ... Read More »

El Mercado de San Miguel and more Iberian tips

El Mercado de San Miguel and more Iberian tips

Oy vey! Did you notice the twelve-hour Interiorator blackout yesterday? It was frustrating to no end and made me feel like this all day. Anyhow, I’m back and I have some more weird and wonderful travel tips for you in case you’re going to Spain or Portugal – like the Mercado de San Miguel! Oh and by the way, in ... Read More »

Yeah! It’s my Tech & Trends radio debut on Amsterdam FM!

Yeah! It’s my Tech & Trends radio debut on Amsterdam FM!

Good morning, Amsterdaaaaaaam! I’ll be making my radio debut on Amsterdam FM this morning at 10.45. Exciting to the nth degree, don’t you think? If you’re interested in hearing about all the latest tech and trends, you can tune in on 106.8FM or – of course – you can listen to me online. UPDATE: You can listen to the full interview ... Read More »

Psst…looking for travel tips for Spain and Portugal?

Psst…looking for travel tips for Spain and Portugal?

Look who’s back! Me! As I’m sure you’ve seen on the official Interiorator Instagram feed, I’ve made this extremely cool road trip through northern Spain and Portugal. I was in dire need of a vacay, as they say, and this 2,000 kilometer drive hit all the right spots. So now I’m back in good old Rotterdam, the battery has been ... Read More »

WIN your own #IKEAcatalogus bedroom or bathroom!

WIN your own #IKEAcatalogus bedroom or bathroom!

I’m not afraid to admit it – I like IKEA. In fact, I’m a pretty big fan! IKEA products are affordable, well-designed and with a little bit of extra imagination I can use them to create something totally unique. And so can you! So now that I’ve officially come of the IKEA closet (ha!), let me tell you about an ... Read More »

Sun, sea and slit throats in amazing Spain

Sun, sea and slit throats in amazing Spain

As you may have seen on my Instagram feed, I’m in Spain at the moment. You know, Spain – the land of sun, sea and slit throats.I know, I was a bit surprised myself but there you go. My husband Patrick and I flew to Madrid Saturday morning, picked up our rental car and drove straight to El Escorial. The ... Read More »

Halston Gucci Fiorucci!

Halston Gucci Fiorucci!

It’s August and obviously not much is happening in the exciting world of interior design. And so I thought I’d have a little fun and put together a blogpost inspired by He’s the Greatest Dancer by Sisters Sledge. Halston Gucci Fiorucci!   Halston’s New York town house Where oh where would we be without the internet? Stuff like Halston’s New York ... Read More »

More Wanderlust, aka one of the hottest interior design trends of 2014

More Wanderlust, aka one of the hottest interior design trends of 2014

Time to keep my word! A while ago, I promised you I would get the full list of items that made up the amazing Wanderlust trend space by the Dutch Perscentrum Wonen at Elle Festival. Well, ladies and gentlemen…I got it! I’m going through the list with THE most important 2014 interior design trends as I’m writing this blogpost and let me tell you ... Read More »

I am SO going to next year’s Kips Bay Decorator Show House

I am SO going to next year’s Kips Bay Decorator Show House

It’s new York at its New Yorkiest – The Kips Bay Decorator Show House. Never heard of it until this weekend. And now I want to go there. Badly. But alas, I’ll have to wait until May next year for the next edition. You see, every year the best interior designers of New York transform an apartment into this super elegant ... Read More »

Khotinsky makes sparks fly at Energiehuis

Khotinsky makes sparks fly at Energiehuis

Taking pictures for Interiorator was the last thing on my mind when I was in the Dutch town of Dordrecht earlier this month. In fact, all I could think about was how excited (and nervous) I was to see my husband star in a play at a local theater festival held at the Energiehuis. Still, I got there early and while ... Read More »

My Curated.nl surprise order has arrived – let’s find out what it is!

My Curated.nl surprise order has arrived – let’s find out what it is!

It felt like I was sending my future self a gift when I placed my first surprise order at Curated.nl last April. Julien Rademaker – the genius behind the recent Gevonden op Marktplaats Salon –  had just joined their team of curators and so I was mega curious what he would select for his followers. And let me tell you, the man did not disappoint when ... Read More »

Big Freedia – Queen Diva, Inspirator, My Wiggle Releaser

Big Freedia – Queen Diva, Inspirator, My Wiggle Releaser

With an extremely catchy new song out that is bound to annoy the living shit out of everyone in a five-block radius but me, New Orleans musician Big Freedia is one of those rare creative geniuses I truly, sincerely admire. I first found out about Big Freedia when I heard her in that Peanut Butter video I wrote about last year ... Read More »

Watch out, Amsterdam! I’m riding a Gocycle – FAST!

Watch out, Amsterdam! I’m riding a Gocycle – FAST!

If you’re idea of fun is bicycling through rush hour traffic at breakneck speed, then this blogpost is for you! I took the Gocycle e-bike for a spin when I was at the Frozen Fountain store in Amsterdam during Elle Festival. Yes, you read that correctly. One of the Netherlands’ leading interior design stores sells bikes. Well, just the Gocycle ... Read More »

A night at the Cobra Museum with the Guggenheim Collection

A night at the Cobra Museum with the Guggenheim Collection

Thanks to the fabulous Femke of Femkeido fame, I was invited recently to a swanky dinner and guided tour at the Cobra Museum in Amstelveen. It had been a bit of a race against the clock to catch the metro on time in Amsterdam, but luckily it was only a twenty-minute ride and so I entered the museum at six ... Read More »

Volkshotel Amsterdam – Sleeping and partying behind the velvet rope

Volkshotel Amsterdam – Sleeping and partying behind the velvet rope

It’s a movie cliché you’ll probably recognize – that scene with the long line in front of a nightclub. You know what I mean. The one with the velvet rope, the giant doorman and of course the hostess holding  the all-important guest list. That one. I felt I was in that movie scene when my husband Patrick and I walked up to the entrance of the new Volkshotel in Amsterdam two weeks ago. And ... Read More »

Testing 1, 2, 3 heavenly recipes of the upcoming Hemels cookbook

Testing 1, 2, 3 heavenly recipes of the upcoming Hemels cookbook

It’s a dirty job, but someone’s got to do it. Last Saturday, I was invited to test three recipes of an upcoming Dutch cookbook called Hemels – which translates as Heavenly in English. I already knew one of its authors – in fact, I consider Alexandra Hereijgers of Alexstyling.nl one of my best friends – and had the pleasure of meeting ... Read More »

Lensvelt Hub, home of the coolest guy of Elle Festival

Lensvelt Hub, home of the coolest guy of Elle Festival

If there is one man who has inspired me with his endless energy and great personality, is it Hans Lensvelt. He invited me over for dinner a while ago after I had posted some pictures of  his amazing building on Amsterdam’s Herengracht. Two weeks ago, I got another chance to meet Hans during Elle Festival – not once, but twice! First, there was the award ceremony ... Read More »

Put your hands up if you’re a gypsetter with wanderlust!

Put your hands up if you’re a gypsetter with wanderlust!

Not one second after Desiree of Vosgesparis.com and I walked into the Perscentrum Wonen space at Elle Festival last Saturday, she turned around and said: “Oh, this is more your kind of thing!” And it’s true, I’m a sucker for bright and colorful design. Not as much as I used to be, but still. Give me a bunch of clashing ... Read More »

My Farrow & Ball #finditpaintitloveit bar cart – the result!

My Farrow & Ball #finditpaintitloveit bar cart – the result!

Remember that twenty-five euro bar cart I got a while ago? Farrow & Ball had asked me if I could #finditpaintitloveit – in other words, find a vintage piece of furniture and then paint it in my favorite color. Well, here’s the result – and I love it! Mission accomplished, don’t you think? Now, there are couple of tips I ... Read More »

Fashion, Interior and Food do a group hug at Elle Festival 2014

Fashion, Interior and Food do a group hug at Elle Festival 2014

Phew! I’m still reeling from last weekend’s specatular Elle Festival in Amsterdam. Its predecessor, Elle Inside Design, was all about interior design. For the new Elle Festival, fashion and food were added to the mix. And with great success, I might add! After a couple of years in the business, I can safely say I know quite a lot of people in ... Read More »

Lorenzo Castillo does it again, an Eighties interior…and more!

Lorenzo Castillo does it again, an Eighties interior…and more!

My feets is tired, but my soul is rested! Except for a brief trip to the supermarket and the Sunday flea market around the corner, I’m staying home today and there’s nothing you can do about it. I had a blast at Elle Festival on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and took a grand total of 333 photo’s of everything and ... Read More »

WDSTCK SPRMRKT WRLD WTHT VWLS

WDSTCK SPRMRKT WRLD WTHT VWLS

In a world without vowels, a lone blogger comes to report on the WDSTCK exhibition at a concept store that is so hip it only needs capitalized consonants. SEE how enters a universe of extremely well-designed, daring fashion and cutting edge home products! WATCH him mingle with reckless abandon as he chews on a bucket of Rainbow Popcorn and downs ... Read More »

Another one of those ‘Moments’ at the Droog design store

Another one of those ‘Moments’ at the Droog design store

So, as you could read yesterday I spent last Saturday afternoon living it up in Amsterdam with my pal Desiree of Vosgesparis.com fame. During our whirlwind tour of our nation’s capital, we also dropped by the Droog Design store – I wanted to take some pictures of Droog productes for a blogpost I’m writing for Style Blog over on the ... Read More »

Load More Posts
Scroll To Top