Modern furniture has taken over with its minimalistic and clean designs, but did you know those characteristics are also the basis for Dutch design? While you’re probably used to seeing modern furniture, you may not realize you are surrounded by Dutch design! Here are some common places you might see Dutch design.
Shopping for gifts can be challenging. You want the perfect present to show you care. We believe that the perfect gift is a unique gift. These are the gifts you give that bring joy and are used for many years to come. Below are some of our favorite unique gifts.
The living room is the center of your home. It’s where you unwind after a long day, celebrate special occasions, and share time with loved ones. Sometimes, this means your living room can feel a little too lived in.
As a Dutch furniture company based in the United States, we often get asked how Uniek Living started. Uniek Living’s founders, Micki and Elsbeth Rowaan are sisters. Although they’ve lived in the United States for over 30 years, the Rowaan sisters have Dutch roots and frequently return to the Netherlands to visit family and friends who still live there. After decorating their house with Dutch furniture and other items they brought back from their trips, their American friends became interested in the styles of Dutch design.
We are often asked what the difference is between Holland and the Netherlands. We have people ask if the two were meant to be used interchangeably. We thought this was definitely a subject worth clearing up. Besides, we love sharing our culture and history as much as we love sharing extraordinary Dutch design.