The Wonder in Us

New Web Shop Live

6/21/2016 10:15 AM

It's been in the works for over a year, and I'm thrilled to announce that at the end of May, the 2.0 version of our site launched, featuring new products in all of our product categories.

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Step by step

2/22/2016 7:27 AM

Not a whole lot of time last week to write (or think) anything too thought-provoking. I take a lot of pictures of chairs these days but never actually sit in any of them ...

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Stress and The Big Picture

2/12/2016 7:39 AM

An alternative title for this post is 'Work Life Balance.' I feel like I'm always trying to find the right balance between time spent at work and with my family.

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The Wonder in Us

2/3/2016 10:58 AM

When I started this blog almost exactly 4 years ago I decided to call it The Wonder in Us. I was going to (b)log about my pursuit of a dream/goal to become a successful designer.

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Painting Like the Old Masters

1/26/2016 11:09 AM

In October of last year I started taking painting lessons from a teacher here in the Netherlands who specializes in the techniques of the Old Masters. I think he's what you could call a 'national living treasure.'

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Silk Scarves

1/20/2016 11:12 AM

Today I added a new product category to the shop: Silk Scarves. Dark Floral, Dark Floral II Black Saturated and Dark Floral II Gray on Silk Charmeuse (130 cm square) are the first products in the collection.

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A Room of Her Own

1/11/2016 11:17 AM

At the beginning of 2015, I moved out of the attic studio that had been my work space for six years and took over a little bit of space at my husband’s office.

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After a long silence

1/4/2016 11:19 AM

I haven’t written here at the blog in a long time. One of my New Year’s resolutions is to write/blog more (weekly) in 2016, and I’m planning to start right now and stick to that.

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Last weekend Gwyneth Paltrow opened her third goop pop up shop and the dressing rooms are dressed with my wallpaper!

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8 Great Ways to Use Wallpaper

4/23/2015 11:24 AM

When I designed my 'Dark Floral' wallpaper, I imagined it being used on an accent wall. I mocked it up in Photoshop as the backdrop for a rustic wood table and an Eames chair.

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