Is it time for this already? Heck yes!
This Saturday the Christmas lights will be turned on here in Stockholm and besides that, November is running like a well-oiled train. Only 11 days until December comes peaking around the corner.
Once it’s December 1st we get to start opening our advent calendars one day at a time. It’s so much fun to look forward to Christmas with anticipation and enjoy the build up of excitement for those cozy days with the family.
And what way it’s better than with a handmade calendar with presents or little messages in it that fit you and your family perfectly.
I’ve gathered 8 lovely tutorials for you to help you create a unique advent calendar this year. Enjoy! Continue reading 10 DIY Advent Calendars
I bet you have several canvas tote bags lying around your house.
Some of them you use, but others are too simple and plain according to your taste.
Why not dying it in your favorite color, so that you will love to use it?
I’ve chosen to dye mine with an ombre teint and today I’ll show you how you can do that yourself!
Continue reading DIY: Ombre Dyed Tote Bag
Drying flowers is something that my mom and grandma already did back in time.
And now this trend is back again.
It’s easy to do and soooo pretty! A lovely way to bring nature into your house.
I’ve been thinking of how you can easily use these flowers and leaves in your home, without risking of damaging these delicate pieces of nature. Continue reading How to Use Dried Flowers in your Home
It’s always such a task to think of something special to give for Father’s Day.
Usually it would be his favorite balm, a keychain, a picture…
But this year you’re going to give something special: aftershave with a scent he’ll love.
I have to admit that I contacted my Mum to verify that the scent I had in mind really would be something my Dad would like. After all, she probably knows best how he wants his aftershave.
It’s easy to make, although it takes a while for the liquid to really absorb the scents. You need to stir once in a while, but in between you can read a magazine outside in the sun.
Continue reading How to make Custom Made Aftershave for Father’s Day
Yes! It’s done!
Two days ago I finished my chevron blanket and yesterday I’ve worked in the last ends.
I couldn’t wait till next weeks diary to show you the result, I had to share it today!
Continue reading It’s Finished! – Crochet Chevron Blanket