Visit | A converted milk factory


A converted milk factory | French By Design

Welcome to the home of Mary, Toon and their 3 daughters, Pippi, Maisie and Zwaantje in The Hague. Mary is the editor in chief of interior design magazine Eigen Huis & Interieur. The family invested 12 years ago in an old milk factory and proceeded to convert it into a family home, one room at a…

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Fall table inspiration


Fall table inspiration | French By Design

This year, I’m all into natural textures and details for my fall table : simple lines, crisp linens and vintage details. Here is my autumn tablescape inspiration. Leonardo Da Vinci said that “simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistication”, and when it comes to my table decor, I couldn’t agree more. Keeping it simple, yet…

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Best of Halloween DIY projects


Best of Halloween DIY projects | French By Design

Oh hey, Halloween is just around the corner, and I have a pretty cool round up of DIY projects to make at home. We had the visit of our good friends Pierre, Jihane and their 5-year-old son Ayden last weekend, and Ayden and I made this easy bat-balloon project together. We had so much fun and…

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