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Learning Watercolour starts with knowing what colours you can make with your pallete.

Creative to-do's for my own enjoyment

Now that I have a lot of more free time than before (see this post fort he reason why), I started thinking of the things I wanted to do.

What creative projects and DIY’s would I like to make, just because I like it. What new techniques would I want to learn, just because it’s something I’d enjoy them.

No more focus whether a project is good enough to be published on the blog. No more wondering if it would be something my readers would like. I think that this focus is unhealthy (for me and the blog) and will only lead to non-inspirational and more rational blog posts.

 

So now that I dropped all (self-made) obligations that come with blogging, I started brainstorming things that I’d like to do, make and create just for me. Because I like it and it will be a great thing to do in my free time.

 Learning Watercolour starts with knowing what colours you can make with your pallete.

 

Here’s my list of creative ideas: (more…)

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Easy DIY Origami Blossom Garland

Easy DIY Origami Blossom Garland

Do you know that feeling?

That you want to give origami a try, but you’re afraid you will fail miserably?

 

I’ve had that feeling for quite some time, but this time I conquered it for the sake of Mother’s Day.

 

By now all the blossoming trees have lost their flowers here, so I wanted to make some blossoms that would last longer that the two weeks the real ones last.

 

And even though origami sounds and looks difficult, I promise you that you can do this one too. (more…)

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This Year's 8 Best DIY Mother's Day Gifts

It’s the time of year again to start thinking about what to give your mom for Mother’s Day.

As you might know I share some fun DIY gifts you can make for Mother’s Day every year. Last year I shared a DIY for Yarn Wrapped Words and in 2013 I made a list of great Last Minute DIY Gifts.  (I don’t know what happened to 2014’s ideas, but OK)

This week I’ve gathered the 8 best DIY gifts you could make for your mom this year.

Whichever you choose this year, it will for sure make your mom glow with pride for being your mom. (more…)

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6 Decorational DIY's that Will Make your Home Easter Ready

How are your Easter crochet projects coming along?

Is it going well and you love them? Great!

So you’ve already made a good start with your Easter decoration now.

Time for some new inspiration, but this time we are focussing on any kind of DIY technique.

I’ve found 6 DIY’s for different ‘aspects’ of decorating your house for Easter. When you’ve made these ones, your home is Easter ready!

You can click the link in the description below the pictures to see the tutorial for that project. Enjoy! (more…)

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10 Swedish DIY's You'll Love

What’s not to love about Sweden?

The past weeks I’ve shown you the Best of Stockholm and the lovely souvenirs I took home.
And on top of that Swedes are great in decorating houses. We all love those beautiful Scandinavian interior designs, right?

Today I’ve compiled a list of 10 DIY’s to make some of those typical Swedish items to give your house a touch of Scandinavia.

Let’s get going!

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