INSPIRATION

LIVING ABROAD | How to Make Your Temporary Home Feel Like Home

LIVING ABROAD | How to Make Your Temporary Home Feel Like Home

Are you living abroad, planning a long trip, going to college or just looking to keep the ‘stuff’ you have to a minimum? Well, you have come to the right place! Because today I am partnering with Tivoli Audio to bring you Five Tips on how to make a new or temporary home feel like home. You can find more…

ROUNDUP | Early Christmas Vibes

ROUNDUP | Early Christmas Vibes

I don’t know what it is this year, but for some reason I have been wanting to start my Christmas projects a lot earlier than usual. I have waited patiently before transforming the blog into a big Christmassy setting filled with seasonal projects, because I didn’t want to alarm or annoy the people that are really…

INSPIRATION | ♫ These Are a Few Of My Favorite Pins ♫

INSPIRATION | ♫ These Are a Few Of My Favorite Pins ♫

It is time for some Pin-love on the blog today! After having about three spring-cleaning-madness-vibes at home, my house couldn’t be more organised. I got rid of a lot of stuff and it feels pretty good to have an organised workspace and closet again. I hope it lasts longer than last year, because apparently after…

PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPHY | Falling

PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPHY | Falling

It started as a fun photoshoot to show you some of my dresses in this new outfit post, but quickly turned into one of my favourite photography projects I did so far. I have been fascinated for a while now with the ‘falling’ photography concept: using post-production techniques to transform a regular photo into a…

STYLE YOUR GEAR | Valentine Phone Wallpaper

STYLE YOUR GEAR | Valentine Phone Wallpaper

  It’s all love and hearts here at the studio! And what a better way to celebrate that special day tomorrow, than by dressing up your phone with a new wallpaper! Yes! It’s valentine’s day time! Fun idea: Not only can you dress your own phone up, you can also secretly change the background of your…

DIY | Last-Minute Personalized Christmas Gifts (under 60 minutes!)

DIY | Last-Minute Personalized Christmas Gifts (under 60 minutes!)

Almost Christmas Day and no gift yet. Stores are all crazy at this time of the year and who would bother to go outside in the cold anyway?   Perfect solution?: Do-It-Yourself this year!   I browsed through my DIY archive and found the perfect last minute gift ideas. They are all perfectly easy to…

TRENDS | It’s Purse Season!

TRENDS | It’s Purse Season!

Dinners, parties, celebrations and many more occasions are on it’s way this season! And that means that it’s time to look for the perfect purse to match all of your festive outfits!   I must admit that I am one of those people that carries a big bag with me all the time. And my…

INSPIRATIONAL DIY | Birdview Photography

INSPIRATIONAL DIY | Birdview Photography

Image one day, just a regular day when you realize that your house has slowly turned messy again. And once you start noticing clutter in one room, your view changes and suddenly there is clutter everywhere! What to do? Clean up? Hmm, not in the mood. Use it for a project? Ok!   Because “bird…

INSPIRATIONAL | Busy Sewing

INSPIRATIONAL | Busy Sewing

I have been working on costumes and many more things for a wonderful theatre group the last few weeks. It has been a lot of fun, and we have now reached the point where it gets really really busy:)    So for today: some rock tunes by Kate Nash to wake up and start working!…

ROUNDUP | My Favorite Crafts on Pinterest

ROUNDUP | My Favorite Crafts on Pinterest

Being a craftblogger doesn’t necessarily mean that I don’t enjoy making other peoples crafts. In fact, I am always so inspired by other craftbloggers, that I often ‘forget’ to start working on my own blog because I keep browsing the internet finding so many fun tutorials! Pinterest is my favorite source of finding tutorials and…

INSPIRATIONAL | Oprisco

INSPIRATIONAL | Oprisco

Not many words are needed when explaining why I am inspired by the photographs made by Oleg Oprisco. They are just beautifully moving and detailed.  They make me want to grab my camera and run away for a few days, to just take pictures and nothing else. Have a wonderfully inspirational day!        …

INSPIRATIONAL | Renata Morales

INSPIRATIONAL | Renata Morales

Today I am sharing the gorgeous pieces made by Renata Morales. Not only am I in love with the fabrics and designs, but the photography is what truly captures the movement and atmosphere of the pieces. I came across her website while browsing the internet, looking for the person that made the fantastic outfits for…

DIY ROUNDUP | 10 Clever DIY Wall Decor Ideas

DIY ROUNDUP | 10 Clever DIY Wall Decor Ideas

Apparently the cliches can be true: ever since it turned spring, I’m redecorating, shifting furniture and painted way too many things in my house!  It feels like I am preparing my house for a new start and I can’t stop looking at everything in a new way, which makes it very hard to sit still…

INSPIRATIONAL | My Moodboard

INSPIRATIONAL | My Moodboard

I probably mentioned it a lot before, but I am just so grateful for Pinterest!  As you have probably noticed by my slightly fewer posts, I have been still am crazy busy with my graduation assignments. I just got the official ‘go’ to graduate ( I had to do a very stressful presentation) and I…

TREND | Brushstroke Prints

TREND | Brushstroke Prints

One of our favorite new returning trends here at Lana Red Studio is the Brushstroke Trend! We love that you see it everywhere again, and that it’s incorporated in so many items; from purses, to scarfs, sheets, you name it and it’s covered in artistic colors and prints. And any colorful trend is something we will…

INSPIRATIONAL | Music

INSPIRATIONAL | Music

The Sun has been shining a lot here, and that always brings me in the mood to listen to old girly French songs!    Here’s a nice one for you: Francoise Hardy with Le temps de l’amour from 1964.  With some very nice quotable lines in it that I found very suitable for now.(It is the…

STYLE YOUR GEAR | Free Phone Wallpaper

STYLE YOUR GEAR | Free Phone Wallpaper

I have been in a drawing mood lately and that means free wallpapers for you!    I have been researching new techniques for school and have been painting and drawing away which resulted in a lot of new work for my exams and for you!   So, do you like: Green houses, pink wallpaper and…

INSPIRATIONAL | Annabel

INSPIRATIONAL | Annabel

Just something pretty for today: Goldfrapp’s Annabel.

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Face In the Crowd

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Face In the Crowd

It has been a while since I posted my Inspirational Tuesday art and I really felt the need to dedicate this one to one of my favorite photographers: Alex Prager. I already wrote about here last year, but this time I want to show some of her recent work called Face In The Crowd. I…

STYLE YOUR GEAR | Valentine Wallpaper

STYLE YOUR GEAR | Valentine Wallpaper

Valentines Day is coming up and even tough I don’t really celebrate it, I do still love to get into the romantic girly mood. How I do that you say? Well, I found out that around valentines day I unconsciously tend to wear more pink and red, strange right?! (or Pinterest is working really well and is…

INSPIRATIONAL | Recognize This?

INSPIRATIONAL | Recognize This?

My life has been taken over by my graduation projects and I am so filled with information that I feel like I can take over the world (well the theater design world anyway;)) But times like these come with it’s ups and downs, you will probably know this: you are filled with inspiration, there are…

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Tim Walker

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Tim Walker

This week is a pretty important one for me, because besides it being the first week after the holidays it’s also the first week of my final schoolproject before I graduate! This means that I have to choose a theater play and design the costumes, stage, lighting, etc. for it. I am so excited and…

INSPIRATIONAL | Stage Of Mind

INSPIRATIONAL | Stage Of Mind

This weeks Inspirational Post is probably one of my favorites so far. Because the amazing artist Jee Young Lee creates these beautiful pieces of art by incorporating all my favorite disciplines: photography, sets, styling, and a lot of DIY’ing.  She creates these beautiful spaces in her small studio space in Seoul, using her own experiences…

CHRISTMAS | 15 Alternative Christmas Tree Ideas

CHRISTMAS | 15 Alternative Christmas Tree Ideas

Also suffering from a small budget and/or living space? But still want the jolly, shiny, kitschy vibe of a christmas tree? I know I do! Well not to worry, because I collected 15 fun alternative christmas tree ideas for you!   They all look like fun and not to hard to Do It Yourself. So…

INSPIRATIONAL | Vogue Korea

INSPIRATIONAL | Vogue Korea

I love to look for new inspirational images. And over the years I’ve found some websites, designers, blogs, etc. that always have something interesting to show. One of those things is the Vogue Korea. They are on the top of my list when it comes to fashion and photography inspiration! Today I want to share…

5 Trends You Want To Rock This Winter!

5 Trends You Want To Rock This Winter!

I have never really been someone that wears something just because it’s in fashion. And there are usually trends that I try to ignore and hope will pass as soon as possible.  But this seasons trends just have everything that I love and I will definitely rock them this winter! Are you joining me?  Here…

INSPIRATIONAL | Rachel Levit

INSPIRATIONAL | Rachel Levit

I just love these illustrations by Rachel Levit! It’s like they are all telling their own story and I had to share them with you! This week has been pretty exciting, I started a new internship (my third this year..) at a big Dutch theater company. I am interning at the costume department and right…

INSPIRATION | Tom Palumbo

INSPIRATION | Tom Palumbo

I recently noticed that I have been hunting unconsciously for fashion photos. My Pinterest photography board just seemed to have expanded in the last few weeks and I keep craving for more. I always have these phases where I tend to lean more to a certain subject, like ‘home accesories’ or ‘upcycling’. And apparently I’m…

FREE | Fall Facebook Header

FREE | Fall Facebook Header

Remember my Fall Art Craft Project? I made a simple tutorial with a few leaves that I found. Well, those leaves came in very handy when I was a bit bored on a rainy day last week and so I used them for a little photoshop experiment.  The result: a free Facebook Header for everyone!…

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Floral Photography

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Floral Photography

Today I am just going for pretty things. Have a beautiful tuesday everyone!         Source: butdoesitfloat Original Source: Nick Knight

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Reflektor

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Reflektor

The new album of Arcade Fire is out and that calls for an Inspirational Tuesday music theme.I hope you enjoy it!Have a lovely tuesday everyone!  

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Unsplash

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Unsplash

I recently stumbled upon the Tumblr Page Unsplash and just loved all the images that they share. And the best part is that you can download all of the images freely and use them for your own page! Here are some of my favorites: Have a lovely tuesday everyone!

Inspirational Tuesday | Cassia Beck

Inspirational Tuesday | Cassia Beck

It has been a while since I’ve showed some Etsy Love on the Lana Red Studio blog, so I figured that my weekly Inspirational Tuesday post can be the perfect medium to combine some fun art with Etsy love! I have been browsing through Etsy this afternoon and was so excited to see all these…

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Happiness

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Happiness

Today I just feel like making you happy!  And what a better way to do that than sharing the gorgious tunes and humorous video by GOLDFRAPP Have a lovely inspirational tuesday everyone!

Going Green

Going Green

Today I just feel like going green!  Autumn is slowly on it’s way and I am working on a big theater project at the moment that involves a lot of plants (picture will be posted soon). It just feels like my world is filled with the most beautiful shades of green and i just wanted…

Inspirational Tuesday | Tree

Inspirational Tuesday | Tree

I can sometimes be really frustrated by the different seasons in Holland because of the strong winds or the rainy winters. But these Trees by just make it all worth it!       

Inspirational Tuesday | Floral Scoops

Inspirational Tuesday | Floral Scoops

All I can say about these delicious looking flowers is that I just love art that includes pretty colorful ice cream! Happy Inspirational Tuesday Everyone!     Photography by Parker Fitzgerald. Link found on Booooooom.

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Girly Summer Music

INSPIRATIONAL TUESDAY | Girly Summer Music

Is it summer? Are you are girly girl? Are you ready to swing your socks off? YES!! Well, you are in for a treat, because I made you a “Girly Summer Playlist” to embrace the sunny summer! Enjoy! Image of The Shangri-Las found here

TREND | Bows

TREND | Bows

I just can’t say it enough: I love Bows! I guess I’m just a very girly girl, but when I spot something that has a bow on it, I have to have it! And I know that I’m not the only one with this obsession ;) So here’s a special Trend Post, including everything bow!…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I think I just fell in love with this amazing artist: she has crocheted the craziest things, wears extravagant outfits, lives in New York City and uses many bold colors in her work! What’s not to love! Agata Oleksiak (Olek) was born in Poland and currently lives in New York City. She crochets and turns her work…

INSPIRATIONAL | Summer Lovin’

INSPIRATIONAL | Summer Lovin’

Hot days like these just make me want to grab a vintage bathing suit and run around on the beach! And I just love how creative everybody gets with there outfits on hot days like these, to keep themselves cool!  I just wish that the summer would last forever… oh well.. since Holland is not…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I am just in LOVE with Adi Goodrich work! Adi is a Los Angeles based Set Designer and Art Director and makes these amazing sets and photos. Check out her work on her website. And don’t forget to click here to see a few behind the scenes photos! Have an inspirational tuesday everyone!

Roundup | Summer Cravings

Roundup | Summer Cravings

Summer always has this way of making me want sweetness! I have been craving for sweet, fruity treats for days now and just can’t get them out of my head. So instead of avoiding it, I am embracing it!  Here’s a roundup of my favorite summer treats! A roundup of delicious summer cupcake recipes can…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Just a nice Inspirational text for you today :) Pretty inspirational image found here

ROUNDUP | Floral DIY’s

ROUNDUP | Floral DIY’s

This season is just crazy for flowers! I keep spotting prints, clothes and even food that incorporate the floral trend. But why spend a crazy amount of money on the trend when you can get crafty in the sun! Here is a roundup of my favorite Floral DIY’s. Use coffee filters to make these pretty…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Today’s inspirational art is from the amazing Gregory Crewdson. He is an American photographer that creates these cinematic environments with his crew. As a theater design student and part-time photographer,  I find him one of my great role models! Here is a small selection of his work. Have a lovely tuesday everyone!    

Inspirational Tuesday | Prints

Inspirational Tuesday | Prints

I have always loved prints! I love them on clothes, furniture, art, basically just on everything! And I have just been collecting them on Pinterest and never realized that they have been inspiring me all this time! Because, finding a great print or pattern can inspire a lot of projects! I have been using the…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I am just a big fan of Studio Sjoesjoe! there are just so many amazing inspirational things on the website ranging from fun art, prints and a lot of pretty pics! You can also find this fun art showing the best shopping sites in New York City! To see all the shopping details click here. Have…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

This incredible series of photographs is called Wonderland and is created by Kirsty Mitchell in memory of her mother. And I find them very inspiring especially after reading the whole story behind the project. This is just a small selection of all the wonderful things she made, so for more visit her website. Have a lovely inspiring tuesday…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

This Inspirational Tuesday post will also be in the theme of my New York adventure! Yesterday I was talking about that there are not many Carrie Bradshaw fashionistas here in New York. But after I publishing the post I realized that one of my favorite photographers has been capturing a lot of those fun dressed people…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I have been wanting to start a photography series for a while now and I have been doing a lot of research on portrait photography lately. There are just so many amazing portrait photography series out there and they are all very inspiring! One of my favorite so far is ‘Switcheroo‘. A series that captures…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Victoria Campillo is an artist that creates series of photographs that number in the hundreds. In many of her series, she combines the style of important modern artists and everyday objects in an almost schizophrenic way. I discovered her work when I was at the press launch of The Green Touch of Spain Pop-Up Shop.…

Spring Craft Music

Spring Craft Music

I don’t know about you, but I just can’t craft or create something without some good tunes:)  Music can really make my mood and that is why I always make sure that I have some fun and upbeat music on the background to create a nice crafty atmosphere.  So today I want to share some…

Mothers Day Crafts Roundup

Mothers Day Crafts Roundup

Mothers day is coming up and that means that it’s time to get some crafting inspiration!  I found so many lovely and original Mothers day crafts online and thought it would be nice to have a little roundup! So here are some of my favorite mothers day crafts:       1 | 2 |…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I stumbled across this sculpture on Pinterest and I just loved the idea! It is made by wonderful artist Jeff Koons. I wish I could see this amazing sculpture painting on the buildings behind it! For more of his work visit his website.      

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

These pictures are from Vogue Russia and I just love the styling!  I know that it’s spring and I keep seeing everyone getting ready for the flowy summer dresses, but there’s just something about these outfits that make me want to stick to black and white today :) Have a lovely tuesday everyone!    …

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Last weekend was the weekend that the biggest museum of Holland opened it’s doors ofter a 10 year renovation: The Rijksmuseum.  And with the opening of the museum they launched a website that gives you the opportunity to look at a big portion of there collection online. The quality of the images is amazing! I…

Inspirational

Inspirational

Tuesdays are normally the ‘Inspirational Tuesdays’ on the Lana Red blog. But since it was my 1 year blogiversary, I had to spend my day eating cake and sharing the news with you! So I am making it up to you by showing you a new clip for Prada’s perfume Candy. The clip is made…

Pretty Pastels

Pretty Pastels

Pastels are everywhere on the internet nowadays. It seems to be the new trend for spring and I am loving it! It just gives me that ‘Spring is in the air’ kind of feeling, and there are just so many ways to use these wonderful colors! Here is a small roundup of my favorite pastel…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I was browsing through my favorite blogs on Bloglovin last week, when I noticed these beautiful images on Love Maegan.  I immediately felt inspired to start making pictures and see how I could give them this folklore and dreamy feel. I just love them!   Original images found here

It’s Time For Spring!

It’s Time For Spring!

Everybody (including me) seems to be obsessed with the weather these last couple of days. It is supposed to be spring, but it has been extremely cold here and it is actually snowing right now! It feels as if everybody is ready for the new season but has to wait for the weather, to start…

Easter Crafts

Easter Crafts

Easter is almost here, and that means that it’s time for some holiday crafts!  I must admit that I am not much of an easter craft person, because I find most of the self-made things a bit to,  ‘self-made’ ;) But when I spotted these nice DIY’s, I just had to admit that I was…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

These thread drawings are made by Debbie Smyth, a fabulous textile artist, that I just love! Here is something about here work:  “Smyth makes 3D ‘drawings’ using an elaborate network of pins and threads to create what on first sight looks like black and white sketches of buildings. It’s a cross between fine art drawings…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Today I am just choosing for pure esthetics: how beautiful are these photos and the outfits shown on them?! Happy Inspirational Tuesday!   Images found here

Cushion Love

Cushion Love

Lately I am really into cushions. Every time I see a nice fabric, I immediately start thinking of using it as a new cushion cover.  So to embrace my current love for cushions, I collected some of my favorites ones to share with you! Have a lovely saterday everyone!       1 | 2…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I recently went to a wonderful festival with several Nordic musicians. And that is where I first saw Ane Trolle. She is an amazing singer and songwriter from Denmark. I just love her music and I am so happy to have seen her perform live! Today I want to show you one of her music…

Text Art Love

Text Art Love

There are just some of those days, when inspiration can be hard to find. And what a better way to handle those days, than to fill them with fun and pretty text art?  I am still busy working on new DIY’s for you, so not to worry about my less-crafty day:)  And internships in New…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I am in love with this photography project that just keeps inspiring me. The images where taken by photographer Menno Aden and are part of his ‘room portraits‘ series. Alle of these photographs are taken by a camera that the artist installed on the ceiling of various rooms. He has captured many different environments and…

All Those Lovely Homes

All Those Lovely Homes

What a better way to get inspiration for redecorating then to look into other peoples homes?:) I have been collecting many images of homes that I love on one of my Pinterest boards, and thought it would be nice to choose some of my favorites.  I find it very refreshing to take a look at…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

These wonderful photographs are in the new March Vogue US edition. They where made by the extremely talented Alex Prager, and are featuring pretty Lily Cole in different settings. I just love Alex Prager’s work and I am starting to wonder if there is anything that she can’t do ;) Have a lovely Inspirational Tuesday!…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I found these drawings and illustration via booooooom and really love them. They are made by the Taiwanese based artist Hsiao-Ron Cheng and I am her newest fan! I just love the colors and subjects in her pieces and find her work very inspirational and original. To see more of her work go here.    

Valentine’s Day Tutorials Roundup

Valentine’s Day Tutorials Roundup

What would Valentine’s Day be without some fun DIY-ing? Because who says that it has to be just on day of fun, when you can spend a whole week making romantic and lovely gifts?! Here is a roundup of my favorite DIY projects. Have fun and stay in love ♥   LOVE Sculpture Towel by seasonedhomemaker Today Is…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Grandma, What Are You Doing I found these amazing photos on trendhunter. They are made for the Korean Harper’s Bazaar 2013 by Choi Yong Bin. the styling is by Eun Soo Kim and it has been done brilliantly. I just love the feeling of these photographs and wish I could wear (and own) all of these pieces every day!  …

TECH DIY |Valentine’s Day Wallpaper

TECH DIY |Valentine’s Day Wallpaper

Here is a fun Valentine’s Day wallpaper for you!    1280 x 1024  1600 x 1200  1680 x 1050  1920 x 1080  1920×1200 Iphone   I am so in the mood for some valentine’s day crafting! So keep an eye out for more valentine’s crafts this week on Lana Red! Are you also crafting away…

Thrifty Laptop Briefcase

Thrifty Laptop Briefcase

I just wanted to share one of my new thrifty finds with you! I bought this leather briefcase at the local thrift store today for only 50 cents! I am so happy with it, because it will be new laptop briefcase.  My laptop fits in perfectly, and I love the idea that it has been…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I love television shows, and I probably watch way to many of them :) I am currently totally favoring Boardwalk Empire. I just love to watch the dresses and get into the twenties vibe.  These photographs made by Ellen Von Unwerth (who I mentioned before) are featuring the lovely leading ladies from Boardwalk Empire. Aren’t…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

How amazing are these whimsical installations by Berndnaut Smilde. These surreal cloud installations are created by controlling the humidity and atmospheric pressure in a room. They only last for a little while and are captured in these beautiful photographs. Berndhaut Smilde’s work has been called “Best Invention 2012” by Time Magazine. To see where you can view…

TECH DIY | New Years Wallpaper

TECH DIY | New Years Wallpaper

Celebrate the new year by dressing up your laptop or computer! I made this new years wallpaper to get in the festive mood for the brand new 2013! It is completely free, so start celebrating! Just click on the size of your laptop screen and download the image!     1280 x 1024  1600 x 1200 …

TECH DIY | Free Christmas Wallpaper

TECH DIY | Free Christmas Wallpaper

    This might not count as an official DIY, but I felt that it fits pretty well in the christmas theme :) I have made this fun retro wallpaper for you, to use for free! The DIY part is to just download the wallpaper in the right size and to get even more in…

Art I Heart

Art I Heart

      I have been in the mood to draw lately, but I am pretty unexperienced when it comes to drawing. So I have been doing a little research on Etsy to see what kind of style I like, and I have found so many great things!  These are some of my favorites :)…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Today I want to introduce you to some music that I listen to. They are called ‘She and Him’ also known as Zooey Deschanel and Matt Ward. (and yes, she is the girl from ‘New Girl’ that always wears the best dresses!) I really love their music and unique style. They also made a christmas…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Here’s some pretty fashion inspiration for you! I just don’t seem to get enough of prints!   Found on: theones2watch

Pablos Herrero

Pablos Herrero

  I just love these pieces of art! Found on booooooom

Inspirational: Fabrizio Talia

Inspirational: Fabrizio Talia

    How amazing are these images! Found here

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I have been seeing a lot of ‘Moss Graffiti’ projects on the internet lately and I was fascinated by how unusual and pretty it looks.  In case you haven’t heard about moss graffiti: Moss graffiti is a way to create a wall art with moss, you use a special mixture, spray it on a surface…

ROUNDUP | Fun Food

ROUNDUP | Fun Food

Oh, how I have been craving for some sweet colorful food! I know that it’s autumn, and I’ve had my fair share of delicious pumpkin. But I just miss all those pretty pink cupcakes that have been dominating the internet during the last summer.  So here are some fun food recipes, because why wait for…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

How amazing is this?! Product designer Finn Magee created these amazing posters. It’s a series of three: sound, light and an alarm clock. They all work and are already for sale at Phillips de Pury. I already know what my room will look like in the future!      

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

When I visited New York last year, I fell in love with the city. I just felt right at home and could see myself living there in the near future. So when I saw Diane von Furstenberg’s house, I just knew that New York (and obviously her apartment) is the place to be! Her appartment…

Pretty Past

Pretty Past

My parents recently digitized all of there old photographs and I was really amazed at how beautiful all the images are! I couldn’t really remember most of the pictures, and a lot of them are from before I was born, so I just browsed trough the hundreds of old memories. I was really fascinated by…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I recently stumbled upon the video Solipsist, made by Andrew Thomas Huang. Solipsist is an amazing video full of beautiful and unusual surroundings.  I don’t want to say to much about it, because it’s just one of those things that you’ll have to experience yourself. To see more incredible work made by Andrew Thomas Huang,…

Inspirational

Inspirational

Because of my blogs 6 month anniversary yesterday and the delicious pumpkin pie tutorial, I missed the weekly inspirational tuesday. So I have a pretty amazing inspirational artist today to make it up to you!The artist of these amazing photographs is Natsumi Hayashi. She lives in Tokyo and takes photos of herself ‘levitating’ in different settings.I…

Inspiration: Prints

Inspiration: Prints

I just don’t seem to get enough of prints! I already posted a picture of me shopping for prints on my facebookpage, and I am busy integrating the trend into a brand new Tutorial! Here are some of my favorite print combo’s. If you’re like me and still want more, visit my Pinterest page to see…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Here’s just something pretty pretty for you from Ulyana Sergeenko. ULYANA SERGEENKO COUTURE A/W 2012-2013 from Ulyana Sergeenko on Vimeo.

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I just found the picture above on Pinterest via Elsie Larson of abeautifulmess and was immediately interested because the text on the painted carpet is Dutch! I discovered that the image is from Sukha, an Amsterdam based concept store. And I was very surprised (and a bit embarrassed) that I’ve never heard of it before,…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Scary Beautiful (Leanie van der Vyver) from Lyall Coburn on Vimeo.     As I probably mentioned before, I study theater design at the Utrecht School of the Arts. I am in my third year and I just started a new project with my class.  I am very excited about this project, because we (me…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

I found a couple of these images on booooooom and just love them! I am always fascinated by underwater photography, but I’ve never seen any underwater pictures likes these before.  These pictures were taken by Christy Lee Rogers, a self-taught photographer, that indulges in her obsession of water as a medium for breaking the conventions of contemporary photography.…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Today is tuesday, and that means it’s: Inspirational Tuesday time! And do I have a treat for you!    I discovered these images on the website of Missmoss, she was given a book: The art of Vogue covers.  The book includes the entire British Vogue cover collection from 1920 to 1930. And here’s the good part:…

DIY | Double Exposure Photography

DIY | Double Exposure Photography

A couple of days ago, I spotted this fabulous post on Oh The Lovely Things about Double Exposure Photography. She links to photographers that use this look in there work and luckily she also links to the website Bubby and Bean, where there’s a great tutorial on how to create your own work of arts.  I…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

It is tuesday again, and that means that I will show you some of my favorite inspirations! I am really excited about this one today, because I want to tell you something about Alex Prager. I just discovered her work and I’m in love with it! And I am also lucky enough that there’s an exhibition…

Inspirational Tuesday

Inspirational Tuesday

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of inspirational research for this blog. School is starting soon, and I want to be prepared, so that on some busy schooldays I’ll still have enough inspiration to create lovely tutorials for you! Besides looking on all the wonderful blogs out there for inspiration, I also tend to search…

Umbrella Sky

Umbrella Sky

What you see here is an art installation in Portugal, this installation is an initiative by the council in Agueda, Portugal and is a part of an art festival called Agitagueda. And I just love it!    The concept is so simple, but it works very well in this pitoresque looking street. The colors of the…

The Falling Tree

The Falling Tree

I found this amazing installation on Pinterest and love it! It’s designed by Gerda Steiner and Jörg Lenzlinger. It’s called the Falling Tree and it was created for the 50th venice biennial in 2003. It was housed in the church of San Stae on the Grand canal, Italy. visitors lie on a bed, above the doge’s tomb, in the middle of the…

Sweet Flowers!

Sweet Flowers!

I am feeling a bit under the weather the last couple of days and am very frustrated about not being able to do my usual crafty business:(   But two days ago I got these amazingly pretty flowers from a friend and they cheer me up every time I look at them. They are so gorgeous and they…

David Fleck

David Fleck

David Fleck is an artist that makes these amazing drawings. He mostly gets his inspiration from the things he likes, like drawing, cities, travelling, architecture, books and kites. Here are some of my favorites:  

Pretty Yellows

Pretty Yellows

Pictures by Lana   I got these pretty yellow flowers from my garden and wanted to show them off to you by taking nice pictures of them. I just love this type of yellow and they photograph so well :)

Dots Dots Dots

Dots Dots Dots

Image from Oh So lovely vintage Oh, how I love dots!

Ernsto Neto

Ernsto Neto

Ernesto Neto is a contemporary visual artist that makes these amazing textile installations. His work is not only to watch, you are aloud to touch it, poke it and in some cases even walk in it!

Todays Inspiration

Todays Inspiration

 

Inspiring Textile Art

Inspiring Textile Art

More of Amanda McCavour can be found here    These artworks are made by Amanda McCavour. She is an artist living in Toronto and a graduate from York University with Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts. These amazing installations are all made with a special technique: She sews on a dissolvable fabric and by sewing repeatedly, the…

Oh The Lovely Flowers!

Oh The Lovely Flowers!

I was walking to the supermarket, when I noticed this beautiful tree. It was full of these lovely small pink flowers. And I just had to have them! So boyfriend R. reached his arm out and got a few branches for me! (and don’t worry it was a huge tree, I don’t think it would…

Vintage Furniture

Vintage Furniture

  These pieces of furniture are made by Valentin Loellmann. A German designer who makes gorgeous vintage furniture inspired by forms, surrounding, people and nature. I especially like the combination of recognizable objects put together and forming new shapes.

INSPIRATIONAL | Do Ho Suh

INSPIRATIONAL | Do Ho Suh

Just a quick note today to mention my favorite textile artist: Do Ho Suh! Google it, look for images and love the art work! just I like I do!