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

Little (December)note from the editor

Little (December)note from the editor

December has already begun…. unbelievable… The year has really flown by. It had been a busy one, have to say. Work, first time mom, travel, many new projects for both Stijlmeisje and my other website Daily Cappuccino. And now, in about three weeks time I will become a mom again. So, yes, December will definitely be a

Beauty Reflections: 3 x winter favourites

Beauty Reflections: 3 x winter favourites

The French poet Victor Hugo once said “Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.” And so it is. But a little help to get through the cold winter days is always welcome. So here are some of my favourite winter beauty picks, to feel fresh and fruity even when the temperatures

Baby stuff #1

Baby stuff #1

Illustration credits: Centprent Since there are only 2 months left until the arrival of baby #2, I like to share my baby favourites. Not the girly girly kind of things, but the cool (design) stuff I stumble upon once in a while. Stuff that just gives you a big smile…. 1) Baby baskets These handwoven

Beauty Reflections: Perricone MD

Beauty Reflections: Perricone MD

Illustration by Sella Molenaar Yup, I’m for 100% a so-called Millennial belonging to Generation Y. Born between 1980 and the end of 1994 (check, I was born in 1985), and therefore aged 20-35. Although this generation is referred to as a Me, Me, Me generation, which I can’t identify myself with (the word ‘me’ is

Green strollin’

Green strollin’

Normally I don’t talk too much about being a mother. But when it comes to great design, I DO want to highlight cool kids design. Like the Greentom, a great Dutch design (yes, it is!) stroller. Dutch designer Bart Bost came up with the design driven by his wish to give birth to the first truly

One day #withoutshoes

One day #withoutshoes

One day ‪#‎withoutshoes‬ (Toms + bare feet = give shoes: http://toms.sh/1sa1fPM)

(J)uniq(u)e fashion statement

(J)uniq(u)e fashion statement

Affordable art is something which is increasingly gaining ground. Good thing, because now also young(er) people can put something cool and original on their wall. One of these places where you can buy affordable art is called Juniqe: an online marketplace for art from all around the world. Juniqe brings the designs of international artists

Time for some refreshment!

Time for some refreshment!

In April it will be a little quiet on the website. Not without a reason: working with a team on a totally new website/concept concerning Stijlmeisje which will be launched at the end of the month. Quite exciting! Can’t tell you much about it, but there will be some big, refreshing changes. For now… here some little teaser footage from