Aman, Tokyo

Aman, Tokyo

It's been just over a month that we came back from Tokyo, and almost 2 months since that summer night at Aman. A perfect sunset. The interior lightened up in first a bright yellow, to change into a deep orange and finish with a blue hue when the sun eventually set. There were coffees, pre-dinner bites, and [...]
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Tokyo / Renee Kemps

Japanese Interior Crush

I have fallen for Japanese interiors. For all the minimalism, all the bamboo, all the emptiness. Traditionally, Japanese interior design was ruled by little daylight, lots of shadows, and naturally dark materials. However, these days whites and brightness seem to be as present. All come together in unknown aesthetic beauty, creating emptiness with what would normally fill spaces [...]
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Pasta Memories / Renee Kemps

Italian Summer Nights

I'm not in Italy, and I haven't been recently. There's also no plans to go any time soon, and actually summer is almost ending. However, there's memories. Memories of Italian Summer Nights - warm weather, a little breeze, lots of people talking and sitting around the table, big plates of fresh pasta, good wines. The sun [...]
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Summer Light Space / Renee Kemps

Summer Light Spaces

I've spent my Saturday walking around Amsterdam with my sweet friends from London, Holly & Steffen. I've been showing them the prettiest places, feeding them the most delicious food and telling them everything I know to give them the most complete impression of Amsterdam you can get in only a couple of hours and a couple of days. It was unusually [...]
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London / Renee Kemps

Summer Days and Sourdough Obsessions

I've been to London a couple of times now. I love spending days there more and more - wandering through that gigantic city and its many parks, taking multiple tubes and buses to get somewhere and discovering all that this vibrant metropolitan has to offer. Somehow, the sun is almost always shining. I get to know [...]
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Iceland

Originally, I started this post with: "Hello from 30.000 feet up in the air!". I was flying to London, to spend a couple of days with my boyfriend. He lives there and we see each other once a month. It was my turn this time, so there I was, rushing to the airport from work, spending the [...]
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