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Tour The Bloesem Creative Space

I have to write a post about a blog colleague, a lovely lady, known as Bloesem but for those of you who really know her, she is Irene Hoofs and is simply a doll through and through. She worked with me on a previous Blogging Your Way e-course and did a bang up job, too. She’s just one of those people that is kind, gentle and is a genuine champion of others and their work. She’s always been so supportive of me and so in return I thought I’d shout her out and share a glimpse into her most recent project – the Bloesem Creative Space in lovely Singapore – part shop, teaching studio and workspace. Love!


Irene is Dutch but lives far away from her home city, Amsterdam, in a beautiful part of the world with her husband and two small boys. To take on a studio space with children, a blog and the other projects she works on (like her online store) is a real undertaking to say the least but she seems quite confident and content so far and I’m so proud that she just opened her doors. (And Irene, you look just wonderful in these photos!)





Above is a glimpse but you’ll need to visit her blog to see more photos and to learn more about this space and her intentions for it.

Irene – my heartfelt congrats to you and your business, your creative space is wonderful and I wish you all the luck in the world! xo – Holly

(photography by Rebecca Toh)

Posted by decor8 in Bloggers on February 21, 2014

Your comments...

  1. Annie Kruse commented
    February 21st, 2014 at 2:53pm

    Oh, I’m so excited that you’re sharing this with us Holly. I love Bloesem, Irene, her Instagram feed and only wished I lived in Singapore to be able to take part in her classes. She’s a real inspiration! XO

  2. Marie Solveg commented
    February 21st, 2014 at 6:42pm

    Very lovely blog and I like her space:-)

    I know there is a great work behind.

    Enjoy the weekend.

  3. Zelf meubels maken commented
    February 22nd, 2014 at 12:29am

    I totally agree with Annie. Irene is a great inspiration and I follow her work please! Keep it up!


  4. Galina commented
    February 22nd, 2014 at 1:14pm

    Thanks Holly for sharing.I am following for Irene blog and think she has a perfect aesthetic taste.I subscribe to your wishes!!!
    Galina´s last blog post ..Mix of modern and old in interior design

  5. porlasramas commented
    February 22nd, 2014 at 1:43pm

    I’ve just visited her blog, it’s great!
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  6. laura madalene commented
    February 22nd, 2014 at 2:50pm

    Really adorable post.

  7. Judit + Corina @WineDineDaily commented
    February 23rd, 2014 at 3:19am

    Love her place it is a great inspiration! Thank you:)
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  8. Clever Girl Reviews commented
    February 23rd, 2014 at 12:29pm

    What a lovely space, so well organized but airy too!
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  9. Tiffany @ Triple Crème Decadence commented
    February 23rd, 2014 at 11:53pm

    Such a creative work space!

  10. Ria commented
    February 24th, 2014 at 11:00am

    Irene was such an inspiration at the last Blogging your way – e-course! I´m happy to see, that she has managed her movement to Singapure in such a “Bloesem” way…
    Ria´s last blog post ..Laptop aus – Kopf ein

  11. In a Trendy Town commented
    February 24th, 2014 at 8:00pm

    Nice ethnic cushions. Happy week!

  12. Michelle commented
    February 24th, 2014 at 10:30pm

    Thank you for sharing this – I love the space – it looks really fresh and inspiring! Wishing Irene all the best for this new venture! x
    Michelle´s last blog post ..Favourite Finds: Rose Gold

  13. laura redburn commented
    February 25th, 2014 at 6:02pm

    what a lovely space! love the bits of colour!
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  14. Stacey commented
    February 27th, 2014 at 4:39am

    Home decorated Beautiful!
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