• gift
  • Give away money in a cute way

    Give away money in a cute way by making a small paper book. Beats handing over just an envelope! Make a book of money Cut out a rectangle of hard paper to use as the booklet Cut out a rectangle of decorative light weight paper to use inside the book Fold the hard paper on […]

  • fabric
  • Pennant Banner for a child

    Make a Pennant Banner for a child to decorate the crib or room. Make a pennant banner Cut out the pieces of fabric Pin the pieces together, right sides towards each other Sew the pieces together, leave an opening Turn them right and iron flat Pin onto the ribbon (bias tape) and sew, make sure […]

  • fabric
  • Make baby toy cube

    Make baby toy cube, they are perfect to give away to newborns or small children.  With a bells inside they make a soft sound. Make Baby Toy Cube It is easy to do a baby toy cube, cut out 6 square pieces of fabric of the same size. Add a couple of ribbons. Sew them togehter, […]

  • fabric
  • Make a purse

    Make a purse to carry inside other handbags, to keep track of keys and other small items. This simplifies my everday life. All you need is a few pieces of fabric, ribbons, lace and a zipper. The blue and flowered piece is from Laura Ashley. The rest from local dealers. Attaching the zipper is the […]

  • home decoration
  • Ladder as storage

    Ladder as storage of shoes. It is a quick fix. This old wood ladder was found in an attic, it got repainted it before taking place towards a white wall. Place your pumps! Here a ladder is staged with a re-make of the Ikea painting of Audrey Hepburn.  

  • fabric
  • Mobile case of fabric

    A mobile case of fabric might be easy to do, I made this last night, took maybe just an hour because I skipped making lining which is recommended. Make mobile case of fabric Cut two pieces of the same size, one piece half the size for a pocket and a small piece for the enclosement. […]

  • fabric
  • Make fabric bag with zipper

    Make a fabric bag with zipper, since I am a beginner to using zippers in my projects I made this tutorial. Good for real amateurs like me. 🙂 The fabric I used comes from IKEA, it is old and served as a try out. Make fabric bag with zipper Plan if  you are going to […]

  • crochet
  • Crochet baby blanket

    Crochet a baby blanket in small and cute granny squares. It can be used in a baby trolley as well as in bed. I’ve used organically colored cotton yarn, colors yellow, beige, pink, blue and brown from M&K (in Sweden). Worked out the pattern by placing out all the squares meanwhile working. I rarely follow […]

  • scrapbook
  • Scrapbook photos

    I recently scrapbooked a small photo album using a package from Creative Club (in Sweden). They offer members of their club to recieve scrap material monthly, included is also an inspiration flyer to get you started. Here is a kit for making a small photo album, scrapbooking paper and decorative items.

  • fabric
  • Renew pillowcases

    Want to get that hotel feeling in your bedroom? It is easy made with some ribbons. Re-new a couple of pillow cases with ribbons on a sewing machine Cheap cotton pillow cases can be found at Ikea. Cut out a peice of ribbon and place out on the pillow case. Pin the ribbon when you […]