a creative mess blog

Urban Jungle || Just add water A house without plants is a house I don’t want to live in. Give me green! It not only adds colour but it also adds texture. The hashtag #urbanjungle was one Ienjoy seeing in my social media feeds. Urban Jungle...

Creating a Moodboard with Instant Ink from HP A video from Fresh Exchange The best way to come up with great ideas is to create a mood board to conceptualize them. Even better, to make sure your ideas never are put on hold you can sign up...

Kwantum 'kuipstoel' || trendy on a budget Today I received a press release for these gorgeous chairs from the SS16 collection from the Dutch store Kwantum. The chairs are part of the serie New York. I love the design. The plastic seat with robust wooden beech...

Destructive Photography || The Beauty Of Freelensing FREELENSING || PHOTOGRAPHY TECHNIQUE Lately I just can’t seem to get enough from a technique that many photographers would cringe just at the thought of it. It is a destructive technique referred to as freelensing. I’ve posted about it once before,...

DUTCH APPLE PIE WITH ALMOND PASTE A TWIST ON THE DUTCH CLASSIC. This is a twist to the classic Dutch Apple Pie ‘appeltaart‘. It contains almond paste and in the dough we added almond flakes, this provides it with a surprise element. I love all types of...

Winter Comfort in a Cup // Cocoa Recipe This cocoa recipe is a favorite of mine. This one is spicy and will warm you up on a cold day. You could say it is the ultimate warm comfort in a cup for cold winter days.  I originally...

NORTH POLE MEETS SOUTH POLE A FREE PRINTABLE FOR A BIRTHDAY CARD OR INVITATION Hey there! Just one more day and it’s weekend! Time sure does go fast when you’re busy! Are you at all effected by the darker days? I do, and consequently I find myself...

Søstrene Grene Enschede Danish Interior with Budget Prices   Søstrene Grene opened today in Enschede (where I live… I blogged about it here). It’s a 15 minute bike ride from my house so I might be visiting often to see what’s new 🙂 They are constantly adding new...

A freebie for you Boho tribal tee pee free printable This Boho Tribal Tee Pee printable is yours for free. I can be believe I found time to make something just for fun! What a busy time I've had, and my health wasn't up to speed. We've removed...