Miscellaneous

A few superstitions for a lucky New Year

We have many superstitions in Brazil to say good-bye to the old year and welcome the new one. Now that 2016 is almost over, why not try a few of them for a lucky New Year?  I definitely think it is worth trying! Set…

December 28, 2016
Events

Last minute Christmas party! Secret Santa

Christmas is on the corner, most of the shopping should be done by now and you are probably choosing the menu for your party. But what if you have just been asked to organise a last minute Christmas party? Don’t panic! First take a…

December 5, 2016
Interiors

From an empty dining room to a new home office

Today I am revealing my new home office to you. My husband and I would like to maximize our apartment as we haven’t been able to find something better yet, therefore we made some improvements to it. One of them was to integrate our living…

October 3, 2016
Miscellaneous

Happy anniversary

Hi guys, Three years ago I launched Celebrating with Andréa because I wanted to share my passion for events with the whole world. The goal was to create a virtual place to be used as inspiration by anyone. Time has passed by and a few things have changed, the most recent blog…

September 21, 2016
Interiors

Before and after: Living room

An updated living room My husband and I have been living at the same place for almost 10 years. It is a good size 2-bedroom apartment with a very large kitchen, a good size living and dining rooms and a medium size balcony.  Because we need more…

September 9, 2016
Interiors

From a messy home office to a cozy nursery

Transform a home office into a nursery, this was the 10th assignment of my Interior Design course. I had to find a friend (treat her as a client), choose one room in her home that needs work and suggest a scheme for it. My friend lives with her husband…

September 2, 2016
Interiors

My Diploma Course in Interior Design

14 months after starting my Diploma Course in Interior Design, I finally graduated and received my diploma. Although it took longer than I expected, it was such a rewarding experience. A few people have contacted me in the past year asking for some tips about…

August 12, 2016