Jan des Bouvrie

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Jan des Bouvrie (born August 3, 1942 in Naarden) is a furniture designer,[1] who also designs the furnishings in hotels.


After he finished high school, he went to the Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam at the age of sixteen. He later started his own interior design shop, and hosted the TV show TV Woonmagazine. He designed the rooms in the Floris Suite Hotel to "Dutch colonial style with Caribbean temperament".[2] In March 2010, he was allegedly arrested in connection with real estate development tax fraud accusations, as the Dutch press had reported.[3][4][5][6][7]

Personal life[edit]

His wife is ex-model/stylist Monique des Bouvrie,[8] with whom he has two children - Bo des Bouvrie and Jan Jr. des Bouvrie.

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