Tuesday, July 7, 2015

monday in maó

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Mondaymorning in Maó.

We both love to stroll through the quiet streets and escape the crowds in the center. That's where you often discover the best and most beautiful cityscape.

We have seen houses in all colors of the rainbow and the magnificent tiles.

At the end of the afternoon drove to the south coast and took a dip in the sea.
The stone walls you can find everywhere on the island, even on the beach.

Monday, July 6, 2015

la illa de menorca

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Sunday on the island of Menorca.

An inspiring and colorful morning walk through Ciutadella and after lunch lazing on a turquoise bay.

What a wonderful way to start our vacation.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

a l o h a

a l o h a

Aloha!

Summertime. Sunshine mirror. Silk jacket. Palmtrees. Sunset.

Back home from Menorca, enjoying summertime at home. Pippa bought a huge swimmingpool for the backyard, while we were away. It's good to be back...
Soon new updates about our Menorca trip and i hope you don't mind the #menorcaspam on Instagram (it was a promise to my sweethearts at home ;)

Thursday, July 2, 2015

palm leaves & pichet vert

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No need for fresh flowers every day.
The 'pichet vert' we found in Lammie's Saturday shop.

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Monday, June 29, 2015

vacaciones

vacaciones

Heading to Menorca, just the two of us... Peace and quiet, no hurry...
Can't wait to explore this bright Spanish Balearic Island.

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Friday, June 26, 2015

soft pineapple sofa

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The second pineapple rug is finished!
Today I've used it, to sit on as a soft garden bench cushion. From the first floor I saw this bright summer scene, went down for the camera, to share it with you and just now I found out the pineapple is upside down (haha, however still cool)

The first rug I made some months ago and it was not my intention to sell it.
A sweet blog follower from Autralia send me an e-mail, she would like to buy it because the rug would make the perfect wedding gift for her friends (and she couldn't crochet at all). I missed my huge pineapple the minute it was shipped and decided to make another one. It's quite a cool project and it doesn't take so much time to make it.

Do you feel like freshen up your place (or garden) with a pineapple rug?
You can find the PINEAPPLE PATTERN in my E T S Y shop.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

apple & pear

apple & pear

Curiosities on the tiny table:

The pear jar is a gift from my sweetheart.
He bought the pear for me last Saturday at Lammie's Saturday shop in Dordrecht. (he knows what i like)
The vintage apple mirror is from Marseille.
The tile is a souvenir from Sevilla, we bought it in a antique shop years ago.
Old german book about trees from Berlin.