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Provence style – an appreciation of fresh air and sun?
Design

Provence style – an appreciation of fresh air and sun?

image by ping he     My friend Miriam bought me a French living magazine called “le journal de la Maison” yesterday. And the first thing she saw me this morning on the way to our perfume class was greeting me with this lovely magazine. So so sweet of her. […]

Fresh green and purple wedding theme ideas
Flower Inspirations / Wedding

Fresh green and purple wedding theme ideas

image by ping he Many people have looking for ideas from wedding magazines, or search online for ideas. They are quite a few good blogs which help us to develop our own ideas. But most of them are focus on the wedding photos and there are a few focus on […]

Creating a peaceful room with more green and nature
Interior Styling

Creating a peaceful room with more green and nature

image by ping he I think most of us like to live in a home that give us a sense of peace and tranquility. What kind of color can give us that peaceful feeling. Certainly green came into my mind. What about it? Green reminds us of the nature. Sometimes […]

ping candles and ping living™ fragrances – a natural fragrance journey
Fragrance

ping candles and ping living™ fragrances – a natural fragrance journey

image by ping he These coming weeks, I am busy with my creation of fragrances for the coming seasons. It has been a very exciting journey for me since the day I started. I learn a lot every day, and it makes me feel good. Our website has not been […]

Hand made weekend
Design

Hand made weekend

I can not believe it that September is already here. When I was riding bike this morning to the station to get to Utrecht Naarjaar Beurs (Autumn Show in the Netherlands), the chilli wind reminds me of November season in Shanghai, when everywhere on the street I can smell the […]

Delft Blue accessories – a touch of Holland or Chinese?
Interior Styling

Delft Blue accessories – a touch of Holland or Chinese?

image by ping he Hi everyone, today is Monday again, I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. Amsterdam is getting colder and colder. I am not sure whether the summer will still continue here. Maybe this year here we skip the summer and go straight to autumn. Too bad, […]

Amazing table decoration for weekends
Interior Styling

Amazing table decoration for weekends

image by ping he It is weekend again. This week, time goes very quickly. Many work have to be done before the weekend. I managed to have one hour bike ride this afternoon around the city, and certainly pass by my favorite park -Vondelpark, it is a place where I […]

Inspiring space from Jessica Helgerson Interior Design
Interior Styling

Inspiring space from Jessica Helgerson Interior Design

image by ping he I love the home with a touch of nature, and if the house have some Asian touch, I will love it even more. When I came across the Portland based Interior Designer Jessica Helgerson‘s project. I could not stop to think about share them with you […]

Contemporary nature inspired fine china
Ceramic design

Contemporary nature inspired fine china

image by ping he When John and I got married in 2009, we got a nice set of fine bone china gifts from families and friends. They are from Villeroy & Boch Urban Nature. The set includes rice bowl, tea pot, coffee set and dishes. They are timeless. We use […]

Follow your dream
Design

Follow your dream

image by ping he When I was a little girl living in a little village near Shanghai (I lived in Shanghai till 4 years old, then moved back to Shanghai after 15). we don’t have iPad2 or playstation 3 or Barbie, instead all of those we have rope jumping, ping […]

chinoiserie – a touch of elegance at home
Interior Styling

chinoiserie – a touch of elegance at home

image by Ping He I noticed that more and more friends or acquaintances ask me about how to decorate their own space with the influence of Chinese style. I want to show them with images that I like or show them what I have done with my space. But these […]

Kreoo-Nabhi Stone Sinks: style in your bathroom
Interior Styling

Kreoo-Nabhi Stone Sinks: style in your bathroom

It has been six and a half months since we moved to our new apartment. We both enjoyed very much with our new place. Luckily the basic of the house is ready. The dark brown wooden floor, the ceiling, the kitchen and bathroom are all set. We don’t need to […]