Tag Archives: West Africa

Best Costumer

The sale of Home Jewels is up, and I should not go there anymore, as I could well end up being my own Best Customer: I SO LOVE this chain of 132 apparently randomly chosen strands of miniature beads! I … Continue reading

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Home Jewels

Curated by The Fabric Of Home from Birgit’s Treasure Room, beautifully crafted¬†belts and beads from West Africa. Original artifacts to decorate and empower your home. Later today on http://www.thefabricofhome.com

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Picture the pattern

For the blog and the Facebook page of The Fabric of Home – my brandnew label in Home & Living accessories – I am researching the history of African fabrics. And I came across this long list of curious names … Continue reading

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Monday morning must do

Tell me why I do like Mondays. Well, because there are at least two fabulous markets in Amsterdam that are very much worth a visit. ¬†One of them is the Noordermarkt, in the Jordaan area. {The other is the Dappermarkt, … Continue reading

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