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My designs and projects: Taakuna


Taakuna means “seat” in quechua (Inca language) and was part of a master project of Aarhus School of Architecture. The semester theme was CHANGE, since the furniture had to be modified in form and/or utility. Taakuna is made of 2-layer cardboard, with a rotation system of the back seat, that transforms it from a table to a chair. It has…

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Achieving a collaborative work between the artisan and the designer


From this small corner of the Internet, La casa de Freja seeks to show Peruvian craftsmanship to the world. In addition to showing in pictures the handicrafts of the different communities, I also try to spread a little, the history behind each handicraft work, our culture, the time and the love that artisans put to each handcrafted piece. Craftsmanship Artisans…

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Our master bathroom


As you have seen in my posts on Instagram, I almost always show our social area, that is, dining room, kitchen and living room. Today I can finally show you our master bathroom. It still has details that need to be included. For example, before the little fire in the house we had two large paintings on the wall of…

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Illustration and watercolor: Scarlet macaw (guacamayo)


Several posts ago I showed you some illustrations I did, inspired by the Peruvian and / or South American fauna, that I thought I could place in my children’s bedroom. Can you believe that until now I have not even started redecorating my daughter’s bedroom? The mural I had planned to make, remains on paper and the illustrations as well.…

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Inspiration board The colors of the Amazon Rainforest

Inspiration board: The colors of the Amazon Rainforest


Nature and everything that exists in it are a source of inspiration for artists, designers and creative spirits around the world.The rainforest is just a paradise of colors, textures, patterns, shapes and more. It is so much to find in it that this inspiration board doesn´t show all of what the Amazon rainforest has.Have you ever visited a rainforest?  

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Visiting Formland spring 2019 fair


Last week I visited the interior and design fair Formland, which takes place in the city of Herning here in Denmark. This event takes place every two years to appreciate the new trends in colors, designs and flavors, all related to the Scandinavian style. It takes 4 days, but I could only attend one day because my little Freja was…

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Frida Kahlo: Inspiration board and a collage idea


“Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light. Tragedy is the most ridiculous thing.” – Frida Kahlo Frida Kahlo (Mexico, 1907-1954) is recognized in the artistic field but her influence encompassed many more areas such as politics, sexuality and the empowerment of women, a topic that today is very important…

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Making our first Advent calendar

Making our first Advent calendar


The last time we went to the forest, I picked up some branches to make the shape of a tree as an Advent calendar. In addition to that, I needed to buy string, and look for the drill that is in the garage. But a few days later I went to the supermarket and I found the Christmas tree ready!…

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