CATCH MY EYES | SHOWUP PART II

HEY! Did you enjoy my CATCH MY VIEW | SHOWUP PART I blog post?! Then I got some great news for you: This is the second part of ShowUp! There are several reasons why I love ShowUp: Everyone is happy and excited Expo Haarlemmermeer, which is the location, is a great place to present products….

CATCH MY VIEW | SHOWUP PART I

Hello September! A month with new adventures: Being a Fashion & Branding student at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute and got the job as Sales Advisor at Suitsupply. Woah! After many ideas and spreading thoughts about a new blog post….. Finally, a new blog post. Something I really have to share with you guys: ShowUp Trade…

MATERIAL MONDAY | VELOURS

First MATERIAL MONDAY blog post about one of my favorite materials: VELOURS. Velour or velours is a plush, knitted fabric or textile similar to velvet. It is usually made from cotton, but can also be made from silk and synthetic materials such as polyester. Velour is used in a wide variety of applications, including fashion…

THOUGHTS & TRENDS | PERSONAL

First of all, the last few weeks were weeks of good news: I got graduated, turned 22 years old and got accepted at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute for the study Fashion & Branding. For me, after six years of dreaming, working hard and wining, it is something to be f*cking happy about. Also, I decided…

INTERIORS INSPIRED BY HAVANA, CUBA

For the Dutch people, summer just came along and we are fully enjoying it (Although we have to work inside too). My summer vacay is all about working, because I want to be financially prepared for the new study which I will start in September. It is quit bitter because I truly desire to beautiful…

INTERVIEW WITH ECE OZALP | SALONE DELLA MODA 2016

During the Salonè della Moda S/S 2016 fashion show, I had the privilege to meet and interview the young talented fashion designer Ece Ozalp from Istanbul, Turkey. With her second collection named ‘Reflection’ showing at her second SDM Fashion Show, she stole my heart, our hearts. I would describe this beautiful collection as futuristic, feminine,…

INTERIOR DESIGN | LINKEDIN OFFICE

INTERIOR DESIGN: LinkedIn New York | Project by M Moser Associates | Source: Architonic | Photography by: Eric Laignel  A strong sense of LinkedIn identity emerges from a design that encourages staff to work, play and socialize as a team. LinkedIn continues to grow rapidly since the company’s initial public offering in May 2011.  LinkedIn…

TRUE \ FASHION / FACES 

When working in the (fashion) retail, you see many interesting faces through the day. Nowadays with blogs such as ‘Humans of Amsterdam’ and ‘Humans of New York’ we truly realize that every human creature is living with its own story. We all have something we’d love to do and we all got hurt sometimes.  On…

INTERIOR | TILES BY CRISTINA CELESTINO

Opalina by Cristina Celestino Horay! I received the official phone call today: I AM GRADUATED AS AN INTERIOR DESIGNER! Happiness! Oh well, back to back; tiles. Oh, I love tiles. They are everything. Especially handcrafted tiles in mosaic made in Morocco, Spain, Portugal and Italy. Handcrafted, unique and endless combinations for endless styles. During  my…

HELMUT NEWTON – A RETROSPECTIVE | FOAM

Fun times during the opening party of Helmut Newton – A RETROSPECTIVE in FOAM Amsterdam with my dearest friend Alex, which will be also a part of the TRUE FACES collection. Alex, in case you didn’t knew about it, now you know. ;-))))))) Helmut Newton (1920-2004) was a German-Australian photographer. He was a ‘prolific, widely…

INTERNSHIP | INTERIOR DESIGN MEETS VISUAL MERCHANDISING

Finally, back to my blog. After a period of hard work and getting sh*t done, I am here. Graduated. Happy. Looking back at a period of time where I have learned a lot about the creative business. As you might know, I had my internship at Beekwilder, a company which provides products and presentations in…

TRUE FACES | LOVE ANNIVERSARY

In honor of our anniversary day and my TRUE FACES collection I would love to share some of my favorite photos of my greatest lover in black and white. Love!