Just plain Suus

Book lover + reader + reviewer

See: Hamburg – International Building Exhibition (IBA)

As you are aware by now (probably) I went on an excursion to Hamburg in the weekend of the 7th of november organized by my faculty student union Stylos. We visited Hafencity, the building site of the Elbe Philharmonic Hall and on Sunday we toured the old city centre and Wilhelmsburg. In my previous posts I wrote about the Hafencity Universität and the Energy Bunker in Wilhemsburg. This post will be the last Venture.. Read More

Thoughts: New Year’s Resolutions 2015

It is the start of a new year and after my post about 2014 I wanted to write a post looking forward to 2015. And what better way to look forward then with some New Year’s Resolutions! So here we go: 1. Keep up the blog I want to try to keep posting once a week, especially when I am in Milan to keep everyone up to date. 2. Spend more time.. Read More

Thoughts: 2014 Looking Back

As the end of 2014 comes closer, I wanted to write a post about my year and all the things that I want to remember from this year. So this won’t be an architectural piece, a DIY or even a book review. Scrolling through my agenda I noticed how many fun things I’ve done this past year, and how much I’ve seen. I have written a short summary of my.. Read More

Read: We Were Liars

What’s the book about? The book is called ‘We were Liars’ and was written by e. lockhart. It is about the Sinclair family, consisting of the grandfather, his three daughters and their children. The story focuses on the four oldest children, of whom one is a stepson of one of the daughters. The story is about Cadence Sinclair who has suffered a major trauma one summer and can’t remember what happened. The first.. Read More

Do: Lichtjesavond in Delft

Yesterday I went to the ‘Lichtjesavond’ (Night of Lights) in Delft. It is a yearly recurring event with a market in the streets in the center of Delft and (obviously) with a lot of lights everywhere! This year was a little bit different with a special 3D light show projected on the old city hall. The market All around the town center there were small stalls with christmassy things, like.. Read More

See: Hamburg – The Energy Bunker

Like I wrote in the last Venture into Architecture I went on an excursion to Hamburg in the weekend of the 7th of november organized by my faculty student union Stylos. We visited Hafencity, the building site of the Elbe Philharmonic Hall and on Sunday we toured the old city centre and Wilhelmsburg. Last month I wrote about the Hafencity Universität and this week I wanted to write about the Energy Bunker in.. Read More

Read: Me, Earl and the Dying Girl

What’s the book about? “Me, Earl and the Dying girl” is about a boy named Greg Gaines (the ‘me’ in the title) who is starting his senior year and has managed to stay under everyone’s radar by being friendly with all the cliques. This might make him sound like the most popular boy in school, but he’s actually the loneliest having made no friends whatsoever. Greg would rather be friendless,.. Read More

Do: Kek

One of the beautiful fall days in the past weeks, me and my friends went for a drink at a local cafe called ‘Kek’. Besides being a cafe with organic food, good coffee and teas, it also sells all the furniture (similar to Stroop). Besides their furniture (and the food) they also sell jewelry, bags and various other bibs and bobs. A few pictures of the interior: With my friends I ordered.. Read More

See: Hamburg – HCU

This weekend I went on an excursion organized by my faculty student union Stylos. They had organized a weekendtrip to Hamburg. On Saturday we visited Hafencity, where we got a tour through the building of the Hafencity Universität and a bike tour through Hafencity. In the afternoon we visited the building site of the Elbe Philharmonic Hall. On Sunday we toured the old city centre and in the afternoon we.. Read More

Do: Workshop jewelry

Last week I went to a jewelry workshop by Lazuli, a beads and jewelry store in the center of Delft. I went with my boyfriends mother as a (late) birthday gift and I thought it would be nice to show you what we did!   The workshop we did was about necklaces. When we arrived everything we would need was laid out on a table in the back, as well as.. Read More