design diy’d.

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utilizing mostly natural materials like plywood and polished concrete floors this creative couple DIY’ddesigned and built their own scandinavian-inspired home in the Netherlands. featured on gravity home the beautiful light-filled home is inspired by the couple’s recent holiday in france, and has a modern, but somewhat whimsical feeling with loads of great-looking... 
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barn house infatuation.

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i must be having a subliminal barn house infatuation, because here’s the second one i’ve posted this week, albeit quite a bit different. this netherlands barn house has a much more muted color palette of dark blue & white, and i think what really grabbed me are the white beamed ceilings. my own ceilings are vaulted and have white beams, so i’m always... 
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not your average farm house style.

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dutch design firm Ina + Matt furnish hotels and private homes, organize private events and tailor shop concepts. It was during one of these collaborative projects, far north of the Netherlands, that the couple came across the property that would one day become their home — a farmhouse in Friesland. having never imagined that they would end up living in a barn in the... 
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tuesday’s girl: polder of france.

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The fashion label polder was created by two sisters, Madelon Lanteri-Laura and Natalie Vodegel who grew up in the Netherlands and spent their childhood living in an area where forested hills overlooked polders that stretched out as far as the eye could see. At the age of 19, Madelon went to study in Paris where she was joined by Natalie a few years later, and both started... 
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places to go | people to meet.

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Amsterdam is one of my very favorite places to visit and Sukha is a modern department store there where things are ​​produced responsibly and sustainably, using re-used and repurposed vintage items — like Clothing, furniture, jewelry, and handmade goods. Sukha means ‘joy of life’. Irene Mertens is the owner and founder of both fashion label Sukha, as... 
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