An Urban Wellness Hotel in London Gets A Scandinavian Remodel

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The always-on-the-forefront-of-cool London is known to innovate at every turn – we get a lot of inspiration from The Modern House, which shows off so much next-level design work coming out of the UK (it’s the perfect site to lose yourself in on a rainy day, we’re warning you). A project that we recently fell in love with is a hotel

Lekker’s Step-by-Step 2020 Reset Plan

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We have started to clean out our closets, use an extra face-mask or two, and prep for the rest of this year in our hearts, homes, and the showroom. People love to hate on goal setting or using the new year for a reset, but we love it! There’s no better time to take some inventory and get a bit

Small-Batch Ceramicists from VT, Glass-Blowing Artists, and Embroidery From Wyoming

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As you can tell, it’s really important to us that we carry creations from creative minds that aren’t a dime a dozen. We crave that artistic authenticity from start to finish – whether it’s combing through individual fibers to make the perfect blanket or wooden benches where the seats are hand-carved, we hunt high and low for artisans making their

Our Top Picks For By The Fire, NYTimes Approved

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It’s been an exciting week at Lekker with being featured in the NYtimes for our Emma Fireplace Tools by Eldvarm –– the article went live and we truly came alive! We also had our Uniek Market, a book signing with our friend Joanne Chang for her new cookbook (get a signed copy while supplies last!), and completed another week of

9 Gifts to Wow the World Traveler in Your Life (Once They Get Home)

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Since we’ve got a stateside Dutch of our own who inspires us all-year-round, this guide is always brimming with nostalgia and bestsellers that we handpick from the Netherlands, Sweden, or any of our friends from our favorite Nordic regions. Many of us ironically enough lived there during study abroad in college or beyond, so we hold a lot of special memories

Natalie’s Gift Picks and Holiday Tips

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I sat down with Natalie last week and chatted about everything holiday and what this time of year means to her – traditions, favorite foods, and the new designs she’s most excited about. We drifted from gushing over the Reflection Votives that sold out last year before anyone of us could scoop them up for ourselves, her go-to salad, and

You Need These Dining Companions For Your Next Meal

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If you have been keeping up with us on Instagram, you know we take our cooking and baking quite seriously around here. Blame it on a mild obsession with Great British Bakeoff (we’re holding a Great Lekker Bakeoff exclusively on IG stories that starts next week, cough cough) or so we have an excuse to swap out our kitchenware for

An Abandoned 1920s Warehouse Gets A Moody Penthouse Makeover

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In honor of Halloween week we have been eating up dark interiors and industrial architecture, basically obsessing over anywhere a design-forward ghost could haunt until the end of time. Thanks to this Dezeen article we stumbled upon a project that we knew you’d all love for more than just its eerie history. The downtown Portland building where the project is

Our Favorite Fireplace Tools That Have Oprah’s Seal of Approval

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The chill is here, folks! Some welcome the briskness by layering with their favorite camel coats but here at Lekker we’re welcoming the fresh air by bringing out the trusty fireside companions. We head into every holiday season focusing on and sourcing designs that will bring ritual, comfort, and warmth to our spaces as we spend more time inside. A

Product Spotlight: The Huntsman Chair

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THIS IS A CONTINUATION OF THE PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT SERIES IN WHICH ONE MEMBER OF THE TEAM COVERS A DESIGN OF THEIR CHOOSING! We hope to break down design in a way that is digestible and focused and tell the story of just how your favorite lounge chair or table made its way from a designers sketch to our showroom. And