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Wellness Colour Palette Our founder, interior designer Alexandra van Cruyningen, created eight beautiful calming tones of blue/green chalk paint, some with more hints of blue and others with more hints of green, to be used in rooms to create an atmosphere with a soothing effect on people. We also have a collection of ‘soothing’ natural […]

The Soothing Colours

March 12, 2019

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For this week’s blog post we’d like to show you one of our beautiful pink tones; nr 16 ‘Muted Pink’. Alexandra, founder and creative director of Arte di Vita has described every one of the colours she created: “‘Muted Pink’ is one of the pink colours I call healing colours. This colour is the softest […]

Colour Still Life – Muted Pink

February 26, 2019

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It’s time to share another one of our paint & fabric matches from the ‘Colour Still life’ editorial shoot. This photo shoot took place in our concept store in Amersfoort, the Netherlands, with natural Dutch light, similar to how the Dutch masters composed the objects of their paintings. We decided to use natural light, because […]

Colour Still life – Light Petrol

February 11, 2019

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After months of hard work we can finally announce that our online shop is now live! From now on you can order our chalk paint in beautiful muted colours, our 100 % ecological lime paint and our natural fabrics as well as made-to-order home furnishings such as lampshades, cushions and more. We make the home […]

Launch of our Online Shop

February 1, 2019

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This week we’d like to share a new look from our ‘Colour Still Life’ editorial. The panel in the image has been painted with our chalk paint ‘8. Baileys’, which is one of our neutral colours. The fabric that’s a perfect match for our ‘Baileys’ chalk paint (draped over the chair) is ‘Lucca 08’, which […]

Colour Still Life – Baileys

January 28, 2019

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Ton-sur-Ton Interior decorating has a lot to do with ‘inspiration’. If you’re not inspired, it’s difficult to know where to start. Our aesthetic is based on ‘ton-sur-ton’; according to our founder and interior designer it’s beneficial to use one or similar tones in an interior, because it creates a harmonious, calm atmosphere. If you use […]

Colour Still Life Editorial – Per Lei

January 13, 2019

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We were thrilled to be approached by the lovely girls who run ‘Fig & Forest’ Event Styling & Decor with the request to use some of our linen for a styled shoot they were working on together with Yara Photography and Elysian Headpieces and other wonderful vendors. For the table cloth and napkins they chose […]

Minimal Styled Shoot

January 8, 2019

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Ever since Alexandra, our founder/interior designer finished curating her collection of sustainable, natural fabrics (contrary to popular opinion ‘natural’ and ‘sustainable’ aren’t one and the same), we started offering a made-to-measure service to our clients in our concept store ‘Capanni lifestyle’ in Amersfoort. In the past few years the lovely makers in our team have […]

Inspiration for a Harmonious Home

December 16, 2018

Natural Fabrics

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