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March 2016

Ice Cream, Honey, Surfing: Waiheke Island

March 30, 2016 3

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Waiheke Island, New Zealand, travel tips, travel blog

Spring has only just sprung here in Germany, but a few weeks ago I was enjoying full-force summer in New Zealand. One of my stops during my 4-weeks road trip was Waiheke Island in the Hauraki gulf. Truth be told, Waiheke Island had only been added to my itinerary after my New Zealand based friend and blogger Mel of Styled Canvas told me about their fantastic family trip to the island.…

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Iittala x Issey Miyake: Pause for Harmony

March 24, 2016 3

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Iittala, Issey Miyake, Pause for Harmony, ceramics, home textiles, new collection

What happens when you blend Finnish design aesthetics with Japanese design philosophy? The result is a simply beautiful, timeless and zen-like collection with an elusive name: Pause for Harmony. Finnish design brand Iittala teamed up with the Japanese designer Issey Miyake for a new collection of glassware, home textiles and ceramics.…

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Travel souvenirs as home decor

March 21, 2016 3

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home decor, souvenirs, travel memorabilia as decor, interior decor, interior styling

There is one aspect in interior decorating that I particularly love – not only in my own home but also when I visit other people’s homes. I love when I discover interesting and beautiful items brought back from travels all around the world.…

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Urban Jungle Bloggers: Botanical Zoom

March 17, 2016 2

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urbanjunglebloggers, botanical zoom, plants, houseplants, indoor plants, Urban Jungle Bloggers

In March we have decided to take another look at our plants – a closer look! We want to zoom in and discover the beauty under the surface – the unique patterns, textures, colours of our plants, those tiny little hair, the fine creases on the leaves and more.…

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Airbnb For Design Lovers

March 15, 2016 3

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Airbnb, interior design, interior styling, retro design, design Airbnb, New Zealand, Wellington

Ok truth be told: I have never had a bad Airbnb experience so far! But during my recent stay at the Kapiti Coast in New Zealand close to Wellington I topped all my previous Airbnb stays with this incredible retro home in the coastal town of Paekakariki (how fun is that name?!) – and the apartment has a very apt name: The Beach Store.…

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