Gift Ideas

Gift Ideas

Stii zilele alea in care daca ai avea o bagheta magica ai vrea sa faci ziua mai lunga si ceasul sa stea pe loc? Ei bine, majoritatea zilelor mele sunt asa. Si nu, nu am gasit inca bagheta magica....
Care culmea imi si plac! :) Asa cum probabil banuiti, majoritatea celor ce imi citesc blogul sunt femei, ocazional sotul meu si inca cativa barbati mai mult sau mai putin cunoscuti. Dar pentru ca barbatii in general citesc mai mult...
Pe Liliana, designerul din spatele Deco-Box am descoperit-o la targul Made in Ro si mi-a placut tare. Ulterior am vizitat-o la studioul ei de creatie in lemn si i-am aflat si povestea… I discovered Liliana 2 years ago at...

Meaningful gifts

Those who know me also know that I have a passion for notebooks and pens, or anything stationery related. It has started during my childhood when I had enormous amounts of homework and I noticed that if I write with...
I just received a cool gift and I think it’s a really nice idea if you need to give someone a present. It’s called instantly.be and it allows you to print any of your digital photos and then deliver them wherever you...
Have you ever wondered what makes great design great? What attracts you to it, what makes you love it, want it, pay for it? Design is everywhere you look, in the buildings you work, in your home, where you...
If you read my blog, you probably know that I also design accessories, mostly leather statement necklaces and shoe detachable accessories (shoe clips). I admit I love what I do and how my products look. I wear them most...
It seems like the hottest, coolest home accessory right now, that made the whole world talking about it is … a pillow. Well, not any ordinary pillow, but a sequined pillow that changes color. Discovered by chance by journalist...
Lately, it’s been all about chasing cute, cool, original, different, perfect gifts for Christmas. I showed you lots of good ideas on my blog and on my Facebook page. Since I believe in small businesses of local talents, I...
Dizainar is a a very well known designer concept store in Bucharest (Putul cu Plopi Street, no 17), where you’ll find some of the coolest and original creations of Romanian designers, especially in home decor and fashion accessories. Active supporter...
If there are readers of my blog that don’t know until now that I also design shoe clips (detachable accessories for shoes and more) and colored leather necklaces, it means I didn’t praised them enough. :) Everything that I design...
...and probably too many "cool"(s) in my title. Since weekends are for family and friends (and a little bit of work from time to time) and yesterday was such a beautiful day, the 3 of us (husband, daughter and me)...
In my search for ‘coolness’ made in Ro I’ve discovered 3 brands that take the concept of bag to the next level. Whether it’s about the concept, the design or the materials used to manufacture them, all 3 share...
If you’ve ever been in desperate search of really interesting gifts for guys, something that they might not expect, today I have 2 ideas for you. I love it when young creative people come up with interesting new products. The...

Hand knitted home deco

I’ve always been a fan of knitted home accessories, especially cushions & blankets. I have them both in my home, because they make such a warm & comfy atmosphere. Over the years, I have seen all kinds of different...
Photo: Sebastian Bacioiu A few years ago I made the first funky bow tie for my husband... a bow tie made of jeans. Little did I know that in the years to come this accessory used mostly at special events...

Made in Ro

As a crazy week (for me) ended and a new magical one begins, I have to tell you what I did yesterday. I took my daughter and my husband for an infusion of Romanian design, at the “Made in...
Imagine returning home one night, thinking over the ups and downs of the hard day you had at work, and all of a sudden, getting that impression you’re being followed. You lose your trail of thoughts. You look behind...
Liliana Stoica is a Romanian designer, whose passion for wood has transformed into art. Together with her father, she creates incredible original pieces using wood in ways you might not have imagined before. Deco Box is her brand and it...

Something to remember

I have been looking for quite some time for the perfect way to engrave my daughter’s name, so I can feel that she’s always with me.  In my search, I found “Handmade by Anca Pop” and I wanted to...