TalkingSpaces

Talking spaces that speak to us

What your zodiac sign says about your interior decor style 1

[Part 1/2: Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo. Part 2 online as of November 9, 2018]   Some people believe that the moment you were born, influences your identity and how your inner workings “work”. I am a person who likes to read about astrology, horoscopes and numerology, but doesn’t take it all as truth. Read more about What your zodiac sign says about your interior decor style 1[…]

Oops, I accidentally became a minimalist

Minimalism is a lifestyle that’s growing and growing in popularity. Live your life with less, and pay less attention to the materialistic side of life. Sounds great and all, but I -like no other- just really like “things”. Never would I choose nót to do things solely because it would be “very minimalistic” of me Read more about Oops, I accidentally became a minimalist[…]

I don’t deserve to live in Amsterdam

Well, Karst: you’re really on it with the dramatic titles, aren’t you? Well, yeah. But they’re not fully *clickbait*. Like this one, as you’ll notice once you read on. Me and my Amsterdam based friends a lot of times complaint about the insane prices of housing in Amsterdam. This made me do some research, which Read more about I don’t deserve to live in Amsterdam[…]

Home decor lessons I learnt from my parents

The house I grew up in was completely redone (interior and/or exterior) numerous times by my parents in the span of the 20ish years I lived there. I always was so interested in how they did it, so I helped them a lot. In this article I want to discover if there are lessons I’ve Read more about Home decor lessons I learnt from my parents[…]

About sponsored posts and digital entrepreneurship

Oh oh, it’s gettin’ serious here for #Blogvember. Today I want to talk with you about sponsored posts and digital entrepreneurship. This mostly is about Instagram and blogs, but if YouTube or Facebook is your digital home it can be relatable as well. Do you want to know how to make money online? Do you Read more about About sponsored posts and digital entrepreneurship[…]

How to style a bookcase

People don’t read books anymore. But we still have a lot of pretty books to store in our home. They are more so here to be pretty, and to show we have intellect. What I want to share in this #Blogvember post is tips and tricks on how to style a bookcase. It is pretty Read more about How to style a bookcase[…]

How to style a coffee table

Be it round, square or triangular: we all need a surface to put our cup of coffee away. Surprisingly, we call this the coffee table. For this #Blogvember post, I’d like to talk about a few ways to style your coffee table. From minimalistic and functional to bombastic and borderline dysfunctional. Let’s get into it! Read more about How to style a coffee table[…]

Don’t blame the algorithm, you áre the algorithm

Hey y’all! Welcome to the first #Blogvember post! This time I wanted to share something about Instagram. You see, social media is a wonderful place. It is also the perfect place to whine about things. Some see this as keeping it personal, I see it as spewing things I don’t need to hear. Sorry not Read more about Don’t blame the algorithm, you áre the algorithm[…]

Getting inspired at het KARWEI-huis

Hey all! Welcome back to a fresh new blog. This week on Thursday I had the chance to visit ‘het KARWEI-huis‘ (the KARWEI concept house) for an early preview. The house -or better: home- is in the super awesome ‘9 Straatjes’ area in central Amsterdam, and has a LOT of style inspo, for every taste Read more about Getting inspired at het KARWEI-huis[…]