happy friday


This week has been one of the coldest (it feels even worse in Milan because it is really humid) and I wish spring could be here already. These past days, I cleaned our dressing room, made some minor decoration changes, bought tulips (one of my favorite flower, always giving me a spring-y feeling) and somehow just wanted to stay in, cook and watch movies (btw, go see The Skeleton Twins – fantastic!). I am also really thrilled because atelier Boemia got featured under Product of the Day in California Home + Design!!!

Here are 3 things making me happy:

My new Polaroid Book and a postcard I bought in Barcelona…


The coolest handmade dinosaur candleholder my friends gave me for Christmas… (looks like it’s going to attack the Eiffel Tower from this perspective)


My pile of French magazine that I cannot wait to read in bed this weekend…

I wish you all a wonderful weekend!


all pictures © the simple and chic blog

cool places : the o monot hotel in beirut, lebanon


After years of civil war, Beirut rebuilt and reinvented itself and is now one of the trendiest and energetic cities in the middle-east. This hotel reflects this new spirit perfectly.










all pictures via small luxury hotels of the world


valentine’s day inspiration # 1

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I am not a fan of Valentine’s day (way too commercial if you ask me), but I love all the DIY and ideas around it. These are not only super cute but also really easy to make (plus you could use these for birthdays or special occasions)…

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all pictures and idea via the house that lars built

full article here

mango premium ltd evening collection

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I am in love with the new limited Mango Premium collection, it is perfect, stylish and cheap (prices vary between 15 and 45 euro)…

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all pictures via mango


decoration inspiration : the world traveler’s apartment

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I always buy something when I’m visiting a new city or country. Whether it’s a picture or an object, I like to bring my travels home and mix my finds together. This apartment (a part from being really cool), is a good example…

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the world traveler's apartment 10all pictures via rue mag

full article here