Making my own art with my boyfriend, we create some custom made paintings for our home. All you need is some canvas, paint and brushes and you’re good to go! New art by L.N Me on the other hand has recently worked on a canvas from IKEA. It is a print of Audrey Hepburn which […]
Make Pennant Banner, a decorative banner can be made of your favourite fabrics. Make Pennant Banner Make a paper template, mine is 18 cm x 14 cm. Draw up on the fabric and cut out the pieces, 2 parts per piece. Put the two pieces together with the right side towards each other, sew around […]
Today I found lovely Laura Ashley fabric at a store close to my work, OhlssonsTyger. I had to buy although I don’t really know what to make out of it… I love everything at the Laura Ashley store here in Stockholm, all the decoration items, textile and fabrics are lovely!
I discovered that this lovely ladder in the attic and it was going to be thrown so I took it down to the apartment for display. I have now decided to paint it in a turquoise color which is going to look nice in my white home, it’ll be leaning towards a wall. I used […]
After some hours if work I’ve finished my latest crochet project, a cushion and a blanket made by granny squares. Both items are made by cotton yarn, for the blanket I crocheted 9 rows of each granny square, all joined together by sewing, using the yarn as thread. The backside of the cushion is made […]
The entrance of the apartment has a country styled look althought it’s in an apartment. The small table in white is from Ikea, on it I collect coins in old jars. Also the white stool is from Ikea, later painted white and decorated with a crocheted cover. Easy to do!
Decoration for the garden made of stripes of fabris and a ring of steel wire. A lovely, easy made decoration for a tree in the garden. Cut out pieces of fabric in different lengths, make a ring out of steel-wire on which you glue the fabric on. Hang it in the garden and let the […]
This cushion is made of four different fabrics. Three pieces in the front and one large piece in the back. I like ribbons so I sew on a couple of those where the different fabrics join together and I also places lace along the longer sides. The cushion measures 60x30cm.
Make jar of coins for your savings. All you need is an old jar, tie a piece of lace around the opening and you’re done! Save up your pennies in style. These have a note saying (in Swedish): Vacation Savings.
Crochet blanket, a never ending project. I’m crocheting a giant granny square and haven’t yet decides how big I want it so I keep on crocheting. At the moment the size is 72×72 cm. The granny square blanket is made of cotton yarn in light colors with base color off white. Cotton can later on […]
The magazine Marie Claire Maison in France has lots of inspiring pictures for internal design. Classic French Countrystyle can be found world wide and is loved by many. The magazine also provides modern and trendy designs so if you are not a fan of the countrystyled France you oughta take a look anyway. These pictures shows a […]
It is taking some time but soon it will turn into a blanket. A dreamproject! As a beginner when it comes to crocheting grannys squares I am feeling pretty proud of myself. I use double thread of the Swedish acrylic yarn Carolina, found @ Create2day.se with needle 5. Not too small needle is to prefer […]