Web Design, Creation & Illustration for Grown-Ups with a child in their heart

  • Manicured hanger

    Manicured hanger

    This must be the easiest DIY on earth. Inspired by Sali Hughes and every perfectly manicured woman on the planet. You will need: nailpolish in your favourite color (mine is Colour Lacquer by Guerlain in La Parisienne red), a plain white ceramic hanger with finger like hooks (you can find a similar one here), a…

  • Libelle illustrations

    Libelle illustrations

    [borders] brief Digital designer for Libelle.nl colors worked with Cilla Tibbe • Daniëlle Wolf • Maureen Belderink • Mathilde Hoekstra [/borders] [yellow_box][two_columns_one]After designing their website I was asked to continue my work as a digital designer for the illustrations and pictures of the articles. The visuals of the magazine are so strong that it was…

  • The end of a wrinkly era: the Jiffy

    The end of a wrinkly era: the Jiffy

    My mum belongs to a distant generation who irons once every few weeks: on ‘iron day’ a huge pile of wrinkly items, like shirts, skirts, towels, duvet covers and even flannels awaits turns into neat and flat piles while listening to the radio or watching tv. THE WHOLE DAY. I have never ironed a duvet…

  • Audrey’s hair

    Audrey’s hair

    Audrey Hepburn is probably everyone’s film and fashion icon. Smart, witty, kind and extremely beautiful. Due to constant processing and styling, she did have some problems with her shiny and healthy hair. So one day, in 1974, she booked an appointment with Philip Kingsley, the hair guru. As she had booked the appointment with the name…

  • Nadinoo

    Nadinoo

    I will be 37 in a few months. It sounds as surreal as 2016, which to me still sounds like a science-fiction date. Being 37 is just as sci-fi. My birthday has always been and stayed a very special day. For the last 36 years I have been waking up excited and happy, wearing a…

  • Happy living room

    Happy living room

    A table that hides things, a pouf to put my feet up after a long day, a couple of matching pillows and a happy carpet: I am so happy with how a few purchases can make you feel as if you have moved house! Turning Table by Theresa Arns for Menu: the easiest way to…

  • Grow your own with Plantui

    Grow your own with Plantui

    It’s 2016 and we all should stop buying basil from Morocco, sweet potato from the US or grapes from Chili when all these things grow closer to home too. But how do you step out of the economic cycle driven by supermarkets without cutting on things you love eating? Well, there are several options. You could…

  • Pretty Honest

    Pretty Honest

    Put your favourite red on, pour yourself a cosy drink and turn off your phone: I promise you will not want to put Pretty Honest down. All my best friends, beloved family and as soon as my niece enters her teen, she too, they will ALL get a copy of Sali Hughes’s book, my beloved…

  • Phone off, kettle on, pyjama time…

    Phone off, kettle on, pyjama time…

    The beautiful pj’s from Yawn arrived wonderfully wrapped: there was even a tiny box of tea inside. All the prints are quirky and sweet, I fell in love with catnap and storm at sea. The fabric is so soft and warm… I could wear my pyjama all day long. Buying a luxurious nightgown that is…

  • Instagram Blogger

    Instagram Blogger

    [borders] client Instagram Blogger brief Instagram inspired layout. colors worked with Eliane Roest [/borders] [yellow_box][two_columns_one]Eliane is one of the most inspiring people I have ever met. She is someone who always knows the best places to go, meet and eat, the loveliest people to connect with and oh, she has such an eye for the…

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