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Mijn top 5 fauteuils

Mijn top 5 fauteuils

Als het op design aankomt, vind ik mezelf altijd shoppend in 2 categorieën: verlichting en stoelen. Mijn eerste echte designaankoop was een Eames eetkamerstoel, en daarna volgden nog veel meer stoelen. Toen ik me steeds meer ging verdiepen in design, volgde al gauw de liefde […]

IKEA PAX hack

IKEA PAX hack

Oh wat ben ik blij om deze blogpost te schrijven. Het betekent namelijk dat mijn DIY project geslaagd is! Ik besloot de kledingkast (een IKEA PAX) in onze slaapkamer te behangen met dit fantastische Morris en Co behang. Ik zal je vertellen waarom: Het is […]

Vol Kokos

Vol Kokos

Vorige week liet ik jullie al een deel van onze woonkamer makeover zien, die vind je HIER. Toen ging het over het eetgedeelte, inclusief de nieuwe gordijnen. Vandaag laat ik jullie de rest van de kamer zien! Ik ben ontzettend blij met onze “nieuwe” woonkamer. […]

New curtains & a new wall color!

New curtains & a new wall color!

A BIG reveal on the blog today! A brand new wall color, ánd brand new curtains. I’m so excited about this, as I was working towards a livingroom makeover for some time now, and I can finally show you. I absolutely adored our pink walls, […]

Hallway update

Hallway update

A new hallway update on the blog! Last time I wrote about painting our stairs, this time it’s more of a decorating kind. I moved our Vitra George Nelson bench downstairs and think it looks stunning here. It was in our bedroom first, and then […]

Vintage side table

Vintage side table

If you’re a follower of this blog or my Instagram, you know my love for thrifting. But, during the global pandemic, all thriftstores in my area were closed and we weren’t allowed to go out anyway. I missed it. Stores are opening again, with new […]

Ferm Living

Ferm Living

Ferm Living, oh Ferm Living. Truly one of my favorite brands out there, from Denmark with that true Scandinavian feel I love. It’s a relatively new brand as it started in 2005, and it’s founder and designer is Trine Andersen. I’m always looking forward to […]

DIY foam mirror

DIY foam mirror

Did you know I started out as a DIY blogger, 6 years ago? Hence the name, donebymyself. I posted new blogs twice a week, and over half of them were simple DIY’s. I made everything, from lamps to rugs to vases to candleholders. But while […]

Murano Mushroom

Murano Mushroom

A small makeover of my favorite livingroom corner, with a new addition! Care to see more? I’ve been looking for a “Murano Mushroom” lamp for a long time. These vintage lights are very popular now, and I love their 70’s feel. I didn’t however want […]

Birthday present

Birthday present

Yesterday was my birthday, that I didn’t really celebrate because of well, you know. I did however get a lovely birthday gift from my husband that I wanted to show on the blog today! Last weekend we were in Munich, visiting my brother and sister […]