2411, 2016

A wingback chair at your table

By | November 24th, 2016|Tags: , , |7 Comments

We are all used to see a wingback chair in a traditional and classic interior, generally as a fireside chair. The wingback chair was developed in England in the 17th C. The wings to see [...]

1511, 2016

Picture-perfect Belgian country house by architect François-Xavier Van Damme

By | November 15th, 2016|Tags: , , , |10 Comments

A couple of years ago I posted about the private home of François - Xavier Van Damme, who is absolutely one of my favourite Belgian architects. The photos of the architect's home I posted, were [...]

911, 2016

A Swiss Alps house restored with respect for its wrinkles and imperfections

By | November 9th, 2016|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

This previous weekend I took some time to browse through my stack of old issues of the magazine The World of Interiors. I came across a feature of a beautiful restored home by the Swiss Zurich based architect [...]

3010, 2016

Axel Vervoordt’s cabinet of curiosity at TEFAF New York

By | October 30th, 2016|Tags: , |2 Comments

The inaugural TEFAF New York fall edition took place last week, at the Park Avenue Armory. One of the exhibitors was Belgian antiques dealer and decorator Axel Vervoordt, whose booth was housed in one of the restored [...]

2210, 2016

Amara Interior Blog Awards Winners

By | October 22nd, 2016|Tags: |2 Comments

 A lot of you do know that my blog was again shortlisted for this year's Amara Interior Blog Awards and that I was invited to the Amara Awards Event, that took place last Thursday at the spectacular Ham [...]

1410, 2016

Perfect Kitchen Design

By | October 14th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |4 Comments

Although all kitchens featured here today have a different look, they all have a common design characteristic. The designers combined authentic materials with modern comforts. Each of these kitchens shows a perfect mix between old and [...]

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Greet Lefèvre
Greet Lefèvre
Living in Belgium, working as a designer at the interior design company Lefèvre Interiors, I started this blog to share with you my passion for design and decorating. With this blog I try to express my design ideas and I do hope to inspire you as much as possible. And of course I love to tell you about Belgian design and architecture from time to time. Thank you for visiting Belgian Pearls and please, leave a comment, I ‘d love to hear from you.