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Welcome! Thank you for visiting my weblog. I am Irene, Elisabeth Pouw, a Dutch fashion- and interiorblogger. As blogger I am connecting my readers with beauty, style, quality, craftsmanship and harmony in colors for interior / design / architecture, haute couture, photography, art, antiques etc. I love decorating & bringing beauty and harmony into interiors. I created this blog to share my passion for decorating as well as the many other things which inspire me. From time to time I am also highlighting certain interior designers, decorators, architects, stylists, photographers etc. I hope you enjoy your visit. Feel free to give a comment on my blogs. I will react back as soon as possible. Best regards, Irene Pouw from Holland.

24 juni 2018

Beautiful Topkapi wallpaper by Martyn Lawrence Bullard for Schumacher

I guess you've noticed already that I am a huge fan of the designs from interior designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard. Today I found this fantastic, refined floral wallpaper in blue called 'Topkapi' from his collection for Schumacher. Derived from the panels of tile that lined the royal suites of the Ottoman sultans in Istanbul’s Topkapi Palace, Iznik patterns combine the traditional Ottoman patterns with Oriental elements to create a visual masterpiece that transcends cultures and eras. I wrote MORE BLOGS about this interesting interior designer. Be Inspired .......
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23 juni 2018

Bathrooms: Stunning showers just as luxurious as tubs

While surfing today on internet I saw these stunning showers just as luxurious as tubs. These sensational ideas are sure to make a splash in any bathroom. Be Inspired ........

Above you will find a master bath in a Hong Kong home with nickel-plated shower and sink fittings by Dornbracht. Very chic design in black and white!

Loved this elegant bathroom too. Here interior designer Michael S. Smith revamps a Chicago penthouse with veined marble surfaces in the bathroom.
And look at this beautiful master bath in an Aspen, Colorado home by Shelton, Mindel & Assoc. with Dornbracht fittings. What a beauty! 

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22 juni 2018

Editorial: Lovely vintage magazines cover from the past (04)

I guess you've noticed already that I love vintage fashion photos and covers. Below you will find a cover from Jean Patchett. She stars here at the cover of Vogue, 1940s. What a lovely photo! Be Inspired ......
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Source: GOOGLE

21 juni 2018

Royals: Meghan Markle wears Givenchy to her 1st Royal Ascot with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle celebrated another major first as a royal family member on June 19th, 2018, attending her first Royal Ascot. Her debut comes promptly after her May wedding. The Duchess of Sussex rode with Prince Harry and the Earl and Countess of Wessex in a carriage for the horse race's opening. She wore Givenchy again with a Philip Treacy hat. Be Inspired .......
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Source: ELLE

20 juni 2018

Timeless Modern Fireplaces by European Home Fireplaces


While surfing today on internet I found these timelessly modern fireplaces by the company European Home Fireplaces. Beautiful fires, perfect proportions and simple modern lines. European Home fireplaces have been manufactured in New England since 1999. They are also the exclusive distributors of leading European fireplace companies: Element4, Gavin Scott Design and Focus Fires. Be Inspired .......
#fireplaces Gyrofocus by Focus Fires (Outdoor)
#fireplaces Gyrofocus by Focus Fires

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Source: European Home