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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. Continue reading This Year’s 8 Best DIY Mother’s Day Gifts

9 DIY Christmas Gifts

We are more than a week into December, I’m sure you’ve got your Christmas shopping game on.

Browsing online, strolling through shops to find that one perfect gift for the people you love most.

But have you considered making a gift yourself this year? It’s the perfect way to show how much you love someone and you can make something truly unique.

I’ve gathered 9 awesome DIY’s that you could make this year.

Let’s go! Continue reading 9 DIY Christmas Gifts

10 DIY Advent Calendars


8 DIY Advent Calendars

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

How to make Custom Made Aftershave for Father’s Day

DIY Aftershave


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.

Let’s go!

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