The Whizzes

Imke Walenberg (31) is an all-round content entrepreneur, creating, developing and performing online concepts in the field of art, travel & lifestyle. Always looking for interesting collaborations between creative people “The Whizzes” and brands. She is also editor-in-chief of Dutch lifestyle website Daily Cappuccino and an experienced speaker in the field of online presence.


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Style Talks

Style Talks

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH SUZAN HAUWERT, OWNER OF SUSY CYCLEWEAR. When it gets to cyclewear, it’s often the case that you end up with a standard outfit with emblems or text all over the place. Especially for

Experience the power of story telling at the World Press Photo exhibition 2017

Experience the power of story telling at the World Press Photo exhibition 2017

Last week I visited Amsterdam to see the World Press Photo exhibition. It’s the 60th edition this year and my very first time to visit. Knowing there are a lot of dramatic photos taken by journalistic photographers, I had to see what all the stories behind the photos were. At first sight I wanted to

Style Talks

Style Talks

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH FASHION DESIGNER MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN. Dutch fashion designer Michael Barnaart van Bergen (1983) presented his first couture collection during the Amsterdam fashion week in 2008. In 2009, he launched his first


Life Is Art


Style Talks

Style Talks

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH SUZAN HAUWERT, OWNER OF SUSY CYCLEWEAR. When it gets to cyclewear, it’s often the case that you end up with a standard outfit with emblems or text all over the place. Especially for

Experience the power of story telling at the World Press Photo exhibition 2017

Experience the power of story telling at the World Press Photo exhibition 2017

Last week I visited Amsterdam to see the World Press Photo exhibition. It’s the 60th edition this year and my very first time to visit. Knowing there are a lot of dramatic photos taken by journalistic photographers, I had to see what all the stories behind the photos were. At first sight I wanted to

Style Talks

Style Talks

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH FASHION DESIGNER MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN. Dutch fashion designer Michael Barnaart van Bergen (1983) presented his first couture collection during the Amsterdam fashion week in 2008. In 2009, he launched his first




Explore The World


Experience the power of story telling at the World Press Photo exhibition 2017

Experience the power of story telling at the World Press Photo exhibition 2017

Last week I visited Amsterdam to see the World Press Photo exhibition. It’s the 60th edition this year and my very first time to visit. Knowing there are a lot of dramatic photos taken by journalistic photographers, I had to see what all the stories behind the photos were. At first sight I wanted to

Ice Cream Shots

Ice Cream Shots

Summer and ice creams. Two things which are just inseparable. Same thing that Karl Hab must have thougth. This young French world traveller / photographer just published his book/magazine called “Ice Cream Shots”, which captures the beauty of ice creams taken from different places in the world, in many ways (colours, flavours, shapes…). True eye candy!

New Hotspot: DIJCK2

New Hotspot: DIJCK2

We will never stop hunting for new hotspots. This time, our search took us to Delft where we found DIJCK2. A concept from New York: walk in, try different frames from different designers and simply just shop around. No appointment needed, it’s all about love for craftsmanship and future classics. That is what makes this spot

Things that make me smile

Things that make me smile

Random products and projects I stumble upon that make me smile (and greedy…): 1) Rebel Walls Wallpapers that pimp your bedroom, living room or kids room in the best way. 2) Vincent van Gogh action figure Art history gets funny with this Vincent Van Gogh action figure. And yes… both ears are removable (although Van


Imke’s Journey


5 x must-visit new Amsterdam hotspots

5 x must-visit new Amsterdam hotspots

New year, new hotspots. A selection of five new hotspots which just opened their doors (or are yet to be opened): 1.Yumler Amsterdam Opening very soon, excited already. Yumler in short: good food made easy. They want to offer a fresh approach to ready-made food, served in their canteen or delivered to your door. And

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays! See you all next year, Imke Illustration credits: Eline van Brussel, Centprent

New little one is there!

New little one is there!

There she is! Our beautiful, healthy daughter and little sister of #babyhille, Koosje. Born December 18th. Eating “beschuit met muisjes” all day 🙂 #babykoosje #DutchTradition #food




Melodies


Style Talks

Style Talks

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THOSE ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH ANNEBETH WEBB, VIOLINIST WITH THE ROYAL CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTRA. Her violin, built by the Neapolitan instrument builder Nicolaus Gagliano in 1711, is one of the most important things in life for Annebeth.

Playlist Potluck

Playlist Potluck

Everybody remembers one those nights when you hosted a dinner party and in the end you’re only stressed out about what to wear and what music to play, spend the whole night in the kitchen, and didn’t even have time to talk to your friends. That sucks! Sonos and Spotify thought this could be done differently

Monday Morning Sessions #10

Monday Morning Sessions #10

There’s no better way to start your Monday than with a smile…. Therefore singer-songwriter Liloe Rix brightens up your Monday every once in a while singing the best songs at special places! Today with an original song with loopstation, named ‘It’s All About’, which we recorded at new hotspot The Pool in Amsterdam East (an amazing hotel & restaurant

Monday Morning Sessions #9

Monday Morning Sessions #9

There’s no better way to start your Monday than with a smile…. Therefore singer-songwriter Liloe Rix brightens up your Monday every once in a while singing the best songs at special places! This time a song of The Beatles, All You Need is Love, which we recorded at hotspot All the Luck in the World in Amsterdam East (go and visit this

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