Optimist by Hans Bollinger
mei 25th, 2014 | VINTAGE

Two wooden optimists

During my last trip to Hamburg my good friend M saw on his way to work a flea market around the corner from his house. I went straight away to Eppendorf to find a very cosy flea market. Good thing he texted me because I’m now the proud owner of ...

mei 1st, 2014 | VINTAGE

Hornsea cookie jar

When going to London, do visit Old Spitalfields Market. If you‘re a vintage vulture like me, Thursday is probably your best day. It definitely was for me. I’m now the proud owner of a cookie jar made by Hornsea Pottery and I'm ...

robin whiteboxliving
april 16th, 2014 | INTERIOR, VINTAGE

Ornithology, the Whiteboxliving way

Spring is in the air and that means we can open our garden doors again. Nothing beats a cup of coffee in the morning on the front porch. Big bonus: a flute concert by birds of all sorts. We have the most exotic varieties in our garden: jay, hawk ...

april 9th, 2014 | INTERIOR, VINTAGE

Villa ArenA

Ben is 78 jaar en de oudste verkoper van Villa Arena. Een oude rot in het vak die zijn passie voor meubels nooit is kwijtgeraakt. Hij zit al ruim vijftig jaar in de meubelbranche, heeft eigen winkels gehad maar doet het nu rustig aan bij ...

september 9th, 2013 | CERAMICS, VINTAGE

A nice cup of sun

My heartmate brought back some sun for me from London. To be more exact: Wedgwood Stonehenge Midwinter Sun. Five of them. I have a feeling our new cabinet to store my entire collection of vintage goodies can’t be postponed any longer. Meanwhile ...