{ Münster, Germany }

{ Grün und Form }

Grün und Form is that kind of stores where you absolutely want to buy something whenever you enter in this cozy wooden cavern. Besides home furnitures, textiles, all kind of accessoires like towels for your bath or glasses for the kitchen as well as a lot of stuff to embellish your patio. The atmosphere of the stores has a warm southern feeling which immediately heats your heart, there is even an expresso corner in one room. The store also sell bags; a perfect shopping paradise for women.Rosenstr. 4 | 48143 Münster | Phone: 0251 47622
Opening hours: mon-fri 10-19h, sat 10-18h
Website: Grün und Form


{ Luftschloss }

This store is a real castle in the air, an insider tip for snatching that special gift. Extraordinary, funny, selected and individually – since nearly 25 years this is a highlight for shopping victims. The world of the owner is motley and cheerful, sometimes kitschy but – so what? Above all it’s one: individuall and filled with imagination. A whiff of nostalgia fans in items like edelweiss brooches, the Little Red Riding Hood with the wolf in the fairy tale forest, the cuckoo clock at the wall, lots of snowstorm globes and Bambi from Disneyland. All these pretty little things are too pity to get dusty behind cupboard doors, so the owner displayed them in this fancy store to share them for all looking for that perfect treasure.Rothenburg 37 | 48143 Münster  | Phone: 0251 40940
Opening hours: mon-sat 10-18h


{ Wommelsdorf & Schmidt }

A wonderful store with decoration items, original artworks as well as fabrics and wallpapers that glamorize your home with that special je ne sais quoi.
Windthorststr. 45 | 48143 Münster  | Phone: 0251 53959555
Opening hours: mon-sat 10-19h


{ Prettypower }

Lovely fancy and colorful items for the little and big ones that simply make you happy.
Bergstr. 4 | 48143 Münster  | Phone: 0251 48449566
Opening hours: mon-sat 10-19h
Website: Prettypower


{ roestbar zwo }

A cozy coffee place with an interesting shabby chic decor for sipping coffee or tea and enjoying delicious cakes.
Martinistr. 2 | 48143 Münster  | Phone: 0251 2849072
Opening hours: mon-fri 9-19h, sat 9-18h, sundays and holidays closed
Website: roestbar



{ Hamm, Germany }

{ frau van lux }

I was lucky to see that my old home town Hamm has a new fresh interior decoration store. Hamm is quite boring concerning home decor shopping and Frau Van Lux is a real little gem for the city. The owner and designer Andrea H. Seibert creates original fabric pieces like cushions, curtains, aprons and children clothes also available via her store at DaWanda. She also fitted the cruiser MS Nieuw Amsterdam.Martin-Luther-Str. 11a | 59065 Hamm | Phone: +49 (2381) 8768900
Opening hours: tue to sat: 10 – 13h, wed + thu 15-18h (and on appointment)


{ Das Wohnhaus }

Lovely charm decoration store.
Martin-Luther-Str. 35 | 59065 Hamm | Phone: +49 (2381) 436868
Opening hours: mon to sat: 10 – 19h


{ Dublin }

{ Avoca }

The 7 level mini- department store Avoca is described as ‘the most exciting new retail development in Dublin for years’. Awash with colour and fresh thinking, it also boasts a light-filled, award-winning Cafe and extensive foodhall. Even a secret rooftop garden. Whether looking for an unusual gift, seeking out that exclusive design or simply browsing for inspiration, Avoca is a very special shopping experience. From fashion to home furnishings, kidswear to toys, aromatics to jewellery, fresh baking to gourmet foods – this is a showcase of the best of an innovative new Ireland. The flagship store is located in the heart of Dublin, just off Grafton Street, across from Trinity College.
11-13 Suffolk Street | Dublin 2 | Phone: 353-1-677 4215
Opening hours: mon-wed & fri: 10am-6pm; thur: 10am-8pm; sat: 10am-6.30pm; sun: 11am-6pm
Website: Avoca


{ Queen of Tarts }

Queen of Tarts create a homely and welcoming space which offered one of the best breakfasts and weekend brunch in Dublin, with delicious cakes, scones and brownies.
Dame Street, Cows Lane | Dublin 2 | Phone: 353-1-633 4681
Opening hours: mon-fri: 8am-7pm; sat: 9am-7pm; sun: 10am-7pm
Website: Queen of Tarts


{ Jersey, Channel Island }

{ Linnea of Sweden }

I discovered Linnea of Sweden during my vacation on the Channel Island Jersey. The home decoration store is packed with loveliness inspired by pure Scandinavian design. Wonderful items like cushions, tableware, furniture, fabric s, etc. are tastefully displayed. Hard to resist.
12-14 Market Street | St. Helier | Jersey, JE2 4WJ | Phone: +44 1534 736 449
Opening hours: mon-sat: 10am-5pm


{ Baden, Bretagne }

{ Couleur Nature }

Wonderful florist with home accessoires and flea market stuff on the 1st floor. Perfect for lovely flower arrangements and original vintage stuff.
4 Place Weilheim | 56870 Baden | Phone: 02 97 58 05 64
Opening hours: mon closed, tue – fri: 9am-12.30pm & 14pm-19pm; sat: 9am-13pm & 14pm-19pm; sun: 9am-12.30pm
Website: Couleur Nature


{ Uzès, South of France }

{ L’Atelier des Ours }

Lovely store filled with vintage treasures and old fashioned clothes.
26, rue Jacques d’Uzès | 30700 Uzès | Phone: 04 66 57 65 40
Opening hours: mon closed, tue – sat: 10am-19pm
Website: Atelier des Ours