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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

5 x Instagram Creatives to Follow

5 x Instagram Creatives to Follow

Illustrations by Kelly Beeman In need of some good creative inspiration? Just make a round on Instagram and you’ll stumble upon the most awesome accounts. I selected some of my favourites: 1) Kelly Beeman The relationship between fashion and culture is key in the work of Kelly. It consists of beautiful simple, black and white

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

Good Food Resolutions

Good Food Resolutions

Every year we want to start the year fresh, healthy and with new resolutions. Most of these resolutions have something to do with food. But as February begins many of these resolutions have already ended up in the trash. One of the reasons for that I think is that we want to tackle things too rigorous.

Japanese winter

Japanese winter

Contributor Sella is at the moment in Japan, where she’s traveling around this crazy but beautiful land of the rising sun. One of the key things of her stay in Japan is a Sumi-e course. Sumi-e is an ancient painting method used by zen monks as tool for improving concentration and experiencing the moment. 
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Sponsored video: Let me introduce to you Santa Clara!

Sponsored video: Let me introduce to you Santa Clara!

It’s almost time for “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” …. Yes, Christmas is coming! For many of us it’s really one of the most beautiful moments of the year, but for just as many also not. In the end it means also lots of hectic moments and stress. Recipes should be sought, a

Must visit: Amsterdam Art Weekend

Must visit: Amsterdam Art Weekend

Dunes Like You, Dubai, 2016 © Scarlett Hooft Graafland. On view at Huis Marseille, Museum for Photography From today till the 27th of November, the Amsterdam Art Weekend will take place for the fifth year in a row. With more than fifty participating museums, galleries, project spaces, auction houses, and more than a hundred programs,

Picks of the Month

Picks of the Month

Photo Credits: Daniel Cochran for Datter Industries Every month some of my favourite picks of the month. Which can be a particular movie, a beautiful design, an awesome new (fashion) label, a hilarious product… Just everything which really caught my eye! Shibui plates Each plate of Shibui contains a special graphic illustration that refers to a symbol of

Weekend Tip: The Biggest Wine bar

Weekend Tip: The Biggest Wine bar

To celebrate their 10th birthday, Grapedistrict organizes the biggest wine bar in the Netherlands, and that is something special! The Hallen studios is transformed in a festival like setting and you can taste more than 150 wines by the glass! If you haven’t had any plans this weekend, you have now;) I made a selection

Düsseldorf Contemporary Art Map

Düsseldorf Contemporary Art Map

Museum Kunstpalast Ehrenhof 4-5 The biggest and most prominent art institution in Düsseldorf with roots back to 1710 when Elector Johann Wilhelm von der Pfalz and his wife Anna Maria Luisa de’Medici founded a collection of painting an a gallery building. The collection consists of Dutch and Flemish paintings from Rubens and Raphael to Modern

Picks of the month

Picks of the month

Photo Credits: Jimmy Nelson Every month some of my favourite picks of the month. Which can be a particular movie, a beautiful design, an awesome new (fashion) label, a hilarious product… Just everything which really caught my eye! Thrive Talks Last week I visited a special breakfast session called Thrive Talks. Initiated because of the launch