Monthly Archives

July 2015

Travel

A trip to Southern Italy Part 2: Basilicata

Today I will share with you the second part of my trip to Southern Italy: Basilicata (click here for the first part). This is the region where we spent most of our holidays. Basilicata borders Campania, Calabria and Apulia and its landscape is a mixture…

July 28, 2015
Miscellaneous

Thank you note

Recently I visited Italy with my husband, it was not a regular holiday when we travel to visit places but at this time we traveled to visit his family in Southern Italy. Now that we are back from our trip, it is time to…

July 26, 2015
Travel

A trip to Southern Italy Part 1: The Amalfi Coast

I have just come back from a very intense summer trip in Southern Italy. The temperature was extremely high and I visited three different regions: Campania, Basilicata and Apulia. I split my trip in three posts because there are many photos to share with…

July 25, 2015
Interiors

Emphasizing a statement piece

This is the last part of my 3rd course assignment and now I need to describe an image of a room emphasizing a statement piece. I chose a very modern and contemporary living-dining-kitchen space and I particularly like its cleanness. The black tiles in contrast with the…

July 15, 2015
Interiors

Elements working in harmony 

The second part of my 3rd course assignment consists in finding an image with elements working in harmony and explain why I feel this way drawing on the elements and principles of design. I have chosen this beautiful American Victorian house (also know as the Gilmore Girls house)…

July 12, 2015
Interiors

A contemporary home office in Brooklyn

For my 3rd course assignment I needed to find an image of a cold space and explain how I can change this space into a warm and intimate environment. I chose a modern and contemporary home office in Brooklyn, New York. Photo credit: Casa Vogue Brasil Although there is nothing wrong…

July 11, 2015
Events

BBQ party in the woods

There is nothing like getting all your co-workers together and enjoying the nice and warm evening with good food and drinks. It is the 3rd time that I organize my office’s summer BBQ and this year I tried to get a bit more creative…

July 10, 2015
Travel

On the top of Mount Pilatus

Last Sunday I visited the beautiful Mount Pilatus located in the central part of Switzerland. It was not my first time, I have been there before when my sister visited us during winter time, but it was still breathtaking. This mountain complex is located between three Swiss cantons:…

July 3, 2015