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Makana: Handmade Rugs from Portugal

7 July 2015 6

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Makana, rugs, handmade rugs, Portuguese rugs, interior styling

When it comes to interiors, I have a few soft spots: plants, ceramics, wooden objects, home textiles. I love to have a variety of those at home to change and recreate my habitat. I am particularly drawn to objects that are handmade – I admire the little imperfections that make it perfect in my opinion.…

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From Place To Space: Lisbon, Portugal

14 July 2014 1

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Last week I shared my impressions of the trip to the cork forests of Portugal with you. Before I headed to the cork oak forests, I had spent a sunny day in the beautiful capital of Portugal, in Lisbon. I must say that I love the city’s name in Portuguese: Lisboa sounds so mellow, warm and it carries the promise of golden sunsets on the shores of the Tejo river with the melancholic sounds of a Fado song.  Lisbon is a beautiful city – to me, it is in line with some of the most beautiful European capitals.…

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Happy Interior Blog Recommends…

25 June 2014 0

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Today it’s time to reveal a little plan to you: Next week I will be going to Portugal to learn everything about a great natural material also used in interior design: cork. I have never thought about cork in particular apart from the moments when I’d be sniffing on a cork from a just opened bottle of wine.…

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From Place To Space: Lisboa

1 July 2012 0

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Today I am taking you to the Portuguese capital – to Lisboa as it is called in Portuguese. Prior to going to Lisbon, I heard so many promising comments. Lisbon is young and vibrant. Lisbon is creative and vivid. Lisbon is sunny and beautiful.…

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