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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.

04 juli 2020

Interior: Lovely cottage nestled among apple trees in the Polish countryside

Designed by Anna Olga Chmielewska, the interior design of this small yet picture-perfect detached cottage nestled among apple trees in the Polish countryside, can be best defined as a crowning romanticized version of shabby chic. The perfectly balanced decor weaves together optimum functionality that reflects warmth, sense of well-being, charm and refinement. Clean lines, natural materials and colors highlighting that nature are the norm with this superb Polish home. A sublimely composed interplay between the outdoor space and the interior space. Be Inspired ......

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Sources: Decoholic and HolArt Studio

01 juli 2020

Bathroom: Vessel Bath in Carbon Fibre by SplinterWorks

Be Inspired by this beautiful vessel bath in carbon fibre, designed by SplinterWorks. Following the success of their 'vessel hammock bathtub', SplinterWorks has expanded its collection of washtubs with a freestanding vessel bathtub and a similarly sculptured, yet smaller scaled sink. Both appear to attract your attention through their gentle sloping forms and the rich color that they emulate. For more information, see the enclosed links below.

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Sources: SplinterWorks and Designboom
Images: courtesy of SplinterWorks Ltd.

Goodbye June and Welcome July ♥

Wishing you a wonderful July with lots of sunny, joyful and relaxing days. ♥ 
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30 juni 2020

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

29 juni 2020

Color Ideas: Perfect Bedroom Color Scheme (01)

What a perfect bedroom color scheme! Love this combination of colors for an elegant and peaceful atmosphere in the bedroom. The colors are: Sweet Grape, Boysenberry, Mauve Shadows, Oyster Mushroom. Be Inspired ......
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Source: LuxDeco
Photo credit: Finchatton.

28 juni 2020

Outdoor Furniture: Gorgeous outdoor teak daybeds

In love with these gorgeous outdoor teak daybeds in which you can create an oasis for relaxation in your patio or garden. What a beauty to see! This daybed design is made of premium grade A teak, a weather-resistant hardwood rich in natural oils. Let's take a break for relaxing. :-) 
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Sources: Decoholic and Pottery Barn

26 juni 2020

Color Inspiration: What a lovely color palette!

Would like to share with you today this delicious colorpalette in grey, green, brown and soft pink hues. What a fresh and delightful color combination! On my INSTAGRAM account as well as my PINTEREST account I am sharing lots of more colorpalettes. Be Inspired ......
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Sources: InstagramPinterest and Design Seeds

25 juni 2020

Art: The Lady of the Ibis by illustrator Daria Petrilli

Happy Tuesday everyone! I hope you have all had a great Easter weekend. For today’s post I thought I would feature this beautiful artwork called 'The Lady of the Ibis' by Italian illustrator Daria Petrilli. What a Beauty! Looking for more inspiring work from him, see his Pinterest profile. 
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23 juni 2020

Interior: Decorating in blue & white colors

As interiorstylist I love the use of soft blue colors & white tones in combination with wood. It looks very fresh and bright. Below you will find some inspiring pictures for a fresh and bright interior. Be Inspired .......
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All pictures are from my Pinterest moodboard

22 juni 2020

Design: Nocturne, a stunning special edition of LS50 Wireless by Marcel Wanders

Designed to Stir the Soul Before the Music Begins
KEF has collaborated with Dutch designer Marcel Wanders to launch a music-orientated version of its superb speaker system. ‘Nocturne’ is a stunning special edition of LS50 Wireless. The inherently circular nature of KEF’s Uni-Q driver and musical notation symbols subtly blend with unique architectural and rhythmic elements to create a sophisticated design. 
"There is an orchestrated tempo to this medley. By allowing for individual discovery of the musical elements, the design possesses a distinctive rhythm all of its own" says Wanders. Be Inspired ......
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19 juni 2020

Gorgeous couture designs from Ashi Studio for F/W 2017-18

Be Inspired by these gorgeous couture designs from Ashi Studio for Fall/Winter 2017-18. What a Beauty and Craftsmanship!
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Source: Ashi Studio
Photos courtesy of Ashi Studio.