• SIX.


      'Super excited to introduce you Collection no 6, the Extravagance Collection!   The idea of the Extravagance Collection came about in Puglia, Italy. In Otranto, at a vintage market, I found beautiful vintage buttons, a la Versace style. The Lion on the button inspired me to make an extraordinary collection. In the heart of Italy, the start of the Lion Collection was born.

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  • FIVE.


    In June I had been asked to join an art project in Scheveningen. I have to say I felt very honored!  'Van der Toorn' is a familiar name in Scheveningen, I had not realized this until I was introducing myself to the ladies of 'Kwekers in de Kunst' and they mentioned it. Well, it's like this, my grandpa was working...

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  • FOUR.


    I’m a dreamer and ones in a while I force myself to turn my dream into reality. Today we’re still dreaming! This beautiful house is created by Ludovica + Roberta and the first day I lay eyes on it I fell in love! The light, the white tones and the beautiful round shapes of the architecture is a mix that...

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  • THREE.


    After 5 years of hard work we deserve a little 'Dolce far niente'. So of to Italy and learn from the best, the Italians! First, stop Milano to my dear Italian friend Alice who I met during the 6 months in Bali. Milano is a business city and that's why we don't stay long if we want to practice more...

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  • TWO.


      Oh yeah, celebrating and looking back on a 5-year MVDT journey this month! It was a lovely one, the journey I mean. ;) As you can read of my face it were some pretty serious years as well. I learned so much 'the getting out of my comfort zone', it's true, do it and you'll grow for sure. I received a couple of emails during the...

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  • ONE.


        After a few years of working in Fashion, I quit my job and moved to Indonesia, Bali for 6 months. Three years (2010) before I discovered this beautiful island. On the backseat of our bike driving through the Island, I said to my sister; “If I start a business, I would like to do it here. The creativity,...

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