Houzz is the new way to design your home.
52 Ideabooks by Holly Marder
Houzzbesuch: Hell und freundlich wie ein Strandhaus
Helle Farben und ein lässiger Stilmix verleihen einer Wohnung in Den Haag ihre wohltuende Wirkung. Die Meeresbrise gibt es umsonst dazu
Designerin Aafke Kauffman stöbert gerne auf Flohmärkten und in Secondhand-Läden, oft findet sie dort wahre Schätze, die sie mit nach Hause nimmt und restauriert. In ihrer Wohnung bereitet viel Weiß die perfekte Bühne für die besonderen Einzelstücke;...
My Houzz: Lighthearted Ease for a Petite Hague Pad
Industrial designer Aafke Kauffman loves scouring flea markets and vintage stores for treasures to bring home and upcycle. In her eclectic Netherlands home, an all-white backdrop ensures that her secondhand finds are central, while teal and yellow...
2 Beautifully Natural Tablescapes for Holiday Dining
Put nature front and center with these fresh Scandinavian-style table settings and centerpieces for Christmas and New Year's
The holidays are a time for gatherings with family and other loved ones. If you’re like our family, you have one set of everything for the dinner table, which sometimes forces you to get creative when decorating. By simply swapping out...
My Houzz: Living Light in Amsterdam
They pare down regularly and love simplicity, but this Netherlands family is attached to warmth, mementos and creativity
Romy Boesveldt has a penchant for color. Her husband, Ilya Yashkin, has a knack for building things. Together they make up the furniture design team behind Studio Roof and complement each other's individual...
My Houzz: Parents-to-Be Whip Up an Apartment Overhaul, Hold the Color
Scandinavian style mixes with a minimalist palette to create a soothing, clutter-free interior for this new family's Netherlands rental
Graphic designer Karlijn de Jong works with color all day long. So when she arrives home, she prefers to unwind in a "calm, subtle environment," she says. In others words: no bright colors, please! Drawing from strong Scandinavian influences...
My Houzz: White Interiors Brighten a Dutch Cottage
Snowy finishes and minimal accessories give a compact 2-bedroom home for a family of 5 a more open feel
Tessa Weerdenburg jumped at the chance to buy a country cottage in the Netherlands right next to one owned by her parents, where her family spent summers when she was a kid. Now she's able to keep the tradition going with her three daughters. But...
My Houzz: Cashmere Adorns a Bright, Cozy Amsterdam Loft
New flooring puts ever-changing textiles in the spotlight at this airy home and showroom in the Netherlands
Isabelle Cajfinger enjoys views from her Amsterdam loft of one of the city’s iconic landmarks, the illustrious Amstel Hotel. Its exclusive location and distinct exposed beams were just enough to push...
My Houzz: Street Finds and Art in Amsterdam
Amsterdam art dealer Hyland Mather and his family bring a lot of pieces into their rental home that they find on the street. And in a city known for being hip, there are...
My Houzz: Quality Shows in a Contemporary Dutch Home
Karianne Peeters and Erikjan De Wit had just months to get their unfinished house in the Netherlands into shape before the arrival of their first child, but they didn't let the time crunch get in the way of quality and comfort. Here's how they turned...
My Houzz: A Centuries-Old French Estate Charms Again
Time and local artisans help a couple realize an idyllic French country retreat — and you can rent it
Harry Dolman and designer Chantal Dussouchaud came across a deteriorating centuries-old structure nestled between lavender fields and orchards in Provence. Its location was a huge...
My Houzz: Tiny Amsterdam Apartment Bursts With Personality
Studio Nest founder mixes vintage finds, worldly treasures, industrial pieces to create a cozy and eclectic home
Although this Amsterdam rental already had plenty of character, interior designer Rosa van den Kerkhof and Dirk van den Wijngaard turned it into a cozy home that oozes with personality. A combination of vintage pieces, new industrial furniture...
My Houzz: Light and Bright in an Amsterdam High-Rise
Crisp white fabrics and finishes plus lots of natural light equals a modern Netherlands apartment with no room for the blues
Designer Chantal Dussouchaud got a bad first impression of her new hometown of Amsterdam. OK, make that a couple of bad first impressions. After growing up in the sunny South of...
My Houzz: 'When We Buy It, It's Forever'
This family is picky about what fills their vintage-chic Netherlands apartment, and the strategy works beautifully
Years of experience as a buyer for some of the largest retailers in the Netherlands — including Dutch department stores de Bijenkorf and Loods...
My Houzz: Buried Treasure in an Eclectic Bachelor Pad
An under-carpeting surprise joins antique furnishings and artwork to help an owner love his Netherlands home
Edwin Pelser felt like he had struck gold 10 years ago when he pulled back tired, gray carpeting to reveal original herringbone parquet floors in his Hague apartment. Up until that point, things like plastic window frames, "which I hate," he says, made...