Rove Concepts

Entries in Dutch (50)

Friday
Jun302017

A house by Hoyt

From the exterior it is almost austere. Simple lines, almost like a child's drawing of a house. Nothing extraneous. Inside, though, the simple clean lines of concrete, steel and glass are softened by layers of wood and textiles. What seems disciplined, almost spartan on the outside is a warm family home inside. House I in Amsterdam North by Hoyt

Click to read more ...

Saturday
May062017

Working on a Saturday

As I say week after week if you have to drag yourself into work on a weekend it helps if it's somewhere stylish ... like this office by Dutch interior design firm Studio Slow. Love the Formakami pendant lights by Jaime Hayon and the deliciously refreshing minty green paint (Aresenic from Farrow & Ball).

Saturday
Mar252017

Working on a Saturday

It's like I say weeks after week. If you have to drag yourself into work on a weekend it helps if it's someplace stylish ... and full of plants. Loft Office (within an old steam factory in Rotterdam) by jvantspijker.

Click to read more ...

Friday
Mar102017

More kitchen love

Not my usual English country kitchen crush but I'm loving this kitchen by Dutch interior design team Nicemakers. Industrial yet earthy. The glimpses of the rest of the house are pretty fab too.

Wednesday
Aug312016

Raising the mid-week standard

It's Wednesday, the middle of the working week and there is no chance of escaping the everyday drudgery. No chance of running away to the fun and sun of Ibiza ... unless you count a little virtual getaway. Nothing too large, nothing overdone. Just a simple casita, an old stables now converted to a contemporary getaway by Dutch architects Standard Studio for Ibiza Interiors.

Click to read more ...