The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam was the decor for this shoot by Frederik Vercruysse for le Monde d’Hermès magazine. Together with creative director Benjamin Grillon, they captured some of the luxury label’s newest items in the museum’s impressive library. A collaboration with bird production and jn production. www.frederikvercruysse.com
Last week I was invited for the opening of SirAdam, a very cool new boutique hotel in Amsterdam. With 108 rooms, it’s located in the first eight floors of the city’s landmark A’DAM Toren.
All remains of this unused tram depot are some recycled rails turned into an astounding arch overhanging the bar.
We Smell The Rain is an Amsterdam-based studio that invents new ways of bringing nature indoors. From collections of Kokodema’s – Japanese ‘moss balls’ and air plants, to workshops and commissioned floral installations, the company’s goal is to remind people to treat nature with respect and kindness.
In celebration of the 10th anniversary of a trade event Modefabriek, photographer Floor Knaapen and Grietje Schepers present Nude vs Naked. The shoppable exhibition presents fashion, design and art from upcoming talents.
New Generator hostel in Amsterdam by The Design Agency marries the old, urban and modern.
Mae Engelgeer is a a Dutch textile designer who works in Amsterdam. She cleverly combines new technology and materials into beautiful textiles that enrich any home. And she does that without losing ground on refinement or quality. POP and JET are the names of the two towel series she will be launching this summer.