A beautiful and stylish outdoor setup for a dinner party. Via OZ Design Furniture.

The Intimate Dinner Party

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Are you planning to throw a dinner party or attend one? Perfect. Dinner parties are about to return – one at a time. At last! The sense of community through food around a table and the ceremony that is involved in making a dinner party look easy, engaging and fun is ultimately one of the…

Partial view of the dock at Ermoupolis Syros with sailing boats docked and the Customs Office in the background. Image by Velvet.

Fun Reading Links for A Fab Weekend

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I’m super excited this week. I’m going to give my blog a makeover!!! At last! After this post, I’m getting into maintenance mode for about a week. I have been…

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A boy doing SUP near a beach.

Fun Reading for a Great Weekend

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Hey everyone! This is a very special weekend for us. We will be celebrating my son’s 6th birthday at the beach. (Yes, this is why I chose this pin) 😀…

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An artificial tree acting as a decor at an outdoor space of a coffee house by the seaside just after sunset. Image by Velvet.

Awesome Weekend’s Fun Links

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Hi, everyone! It’s Friday and I can’t believe that June is almost over…Can you? There has been quite a lot of rain in my parts (Athens) and I think that…

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Sea view on a sunny day from Kavouri, Vouliagmeni Greece.

Happy Weekend’s Fun Reading

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Schools are out for summer! And every kid is looking forward to some playtime at the beach, including mine. Therefore, I will try to take them to the beach this weekend…

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Partial view of the docked yachts at the port of Ermoupolis in Syros. Image by Velvet.

Fun Reading for a Fab Weekend

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It’s June and that means that the wedding season is on! So, there’s a lot of happy events going on right now which means that weekends go by faster than…

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Partial view of the port of Naoussa in Paros with the white chapel on the left. Image by Velvet.

Fun Reading for a Fabulous Weekend

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This is a much awaited long weekend (for us living in Greece) and it is finally around the corner. Some of you will be lucky enough to travel to the…

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Velvet in an alley at Plaka Athens.

Fun Reading for a Great Weekend

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The weekend is finally here. Elisabeth and I will be attending a Greek designers’ event on Saturday, the Pop Up Project: Under the Greek Sun. Jewelry and fashion designers will be…

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View of a vignette with a vintage desk, table lamp, magazines and decor. Image by Velvet.

Weekend’s Fun Reading

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The weekend is here. I don’t know about you, but this week was very stressful. I’m in the middle of a home improvement project: building a new tiny en-suite bathroom…

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A Happy New Year wish collage with three images in a row at the center

Reflection on 2016

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Another year has come to an end. It was a year filled with hardships and problems yet, it was not hopeless. I feel that this year was a turning point…

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Flatlay image of Velvet drinking tea and reading an interiors magazine.
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