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Dried wildflowers and plants

We just got back from our family vacation in the Netherlands and it was such a pleasure to be able to stay at our own little pied-a-terre in Amsterdam. Last year my husband and I decided not to rent out our...

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Here’s to new collaborations!

Looking back at 2014, Bloesem has so much to be thankful for. Importantly, for the first time in Bloesem’s history we now have a fully dedicated team with super talented and inspiring women, Zara and Mei,...
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Carbon series

By now you probably know my family and I spent the summer in Amsterdam… we were fortunate enough to stay two weeks in our own apartment as the tenant had moved out early... I have never been so happy to see...
Bloesem Home Renovations

Before & After: renovations in our apartment

Welcome to our 8 Rodyk apartment in Singapore.... not that we are actually living there ... no we bought the place a long time ago but it became too small to live with a family of four so we are renting it...
Polaroid present from Veronique

Polaroid present

This Christmas, Veronique from Pichouline gifted me this Polaroid camera and it has to be the best present! Before i go on about how much i love the camera, Thank you Veronique! The camera is a great...
Bloesem Living | New studio at Tiong Bahru!

Turn the page …

I have waited for this special day ... to announce a big step in my working life ... Bloesem is going to open a studio in Tiong Bahru. The coolest area in town. I’m going to use the studio to work on...
When we are in Amsterdam Bloesem

When we are in Amsterdam

... this is where we stay ... the first 'home' my husband and I bought ... last year our  friends XandL renovated our 100sqm and we are thrilled with the result...
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I Did iT 2.0 …

Time for a new light to shine on BloesemKids ... Marjon made this picture in my home. My dear Readers, Those of you who also read Bloesem Living may have wondered, after seeing its revamp earlier...
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i DiD iT

{image by Marjon Hoogervorst ... my legs on my couch in our Singapore apartment} I (finally) did it ... and it feels so goood! Time for Champagne to celebrate a new, refined and fresh look for Bloesem...