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Diy: ice lantern tutorial
Do you have winter where you are? Why not try this welcoming lantern?All you need is two (different size) containers/bucketsand some decorations like branches, leaves, spices, slices of fruit etc. 1. Put the smaller bucket inside the big one. 2. Place something heavy in...
Some hard facts about Santa and his entourage, that you need to know before the big day.... Found over at the North Carolina State University:NC State’s Dr. Larry Silverberg, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, can explain the science and engineering principles...
Lasting trend - craft is the new black
Top left - design by Benar Venet and Marie-Andrée CôtéBy Katakuchi-Hachi (right)By Mozambican carvers. Brooch (right) by Kaori ZuzuBy Barbara Gilhooly (left)By Africa Craft Trust (left) Top right: pendant by Julia Turner (right)Below left: by Peter...
As if time stood still
I just love the relaxed atmosphere in these images from Hill End in Australia. Once a large settlement, Hill End has shrunk to a small village - but the pull it exerts on artists brings new life to its historic homes. Visiting artists find Hill End unique and paintable. These images are from...
... found here. WABI SABI interior design art photography...
Wabi sabi = wood
Another blogpost about wood, and who can blame me? Natures best material? For making great architecture, lasting interiors, beautiful arts and crafts. And furniture! (OK, so I love a clever wood joint!) The images above are clockwise from top...
Why be a minimalist?
Why be a minimalist? Leo Babauta's explains at his website Zen Habits:It’s a way to escape the excesses of the world around us — the excesses of consumerism, material possessions, clutter, having too much to do, too much debt, too many distractions, too much noise. But too little meaning....
Diy - natural easter egg dye tutorial: happy easter!
Easter time! What are your plans? This year I'll be spending Easter with friends. What about you? Last year I focused on natural dyed eggs, and here's a collection of some of the best tricks. More dye tutorials here. Images via and via. ...
Put a feather on it! - påskfin med trendiga fjädrar
In Sweden we celebrate Easter with eggs and feathers. The photographs in my Easter Parade above are from top to bottom: 1: Native North American couple 1912 + unknown2: unknown via tumblr3: unknown via tumblr + michalnegrin.com4: unknown via tumblr...
Dreaming of lazy summer days
February in Sweden. Outside it's snowing, inside I cuddle up next to the fireplace, waiting for spring to arrive. In coming years, I hope to spend more time in places like this - a Spanish Mediterranean country house with a pool and daylight studio in Mallorca. To be hones, I think it's...
Adding deep blue color to a monochrome space
This may not be wabi sabi, in the strictest sense, but as an artist, and lover of color, I enjoy seeing what a touch of color can do to an otherwise monochrome or all natural interior. Here - a deep, blue shade. Ink blue, almost black. Rather beautiful, don't you think?Gillar du färg &...
Time to get ready for halloween
Here is some last minute inspiration, for those of you who hasn't found the perfect Halloween costume yet. All images via Pinterest. Photo above: Tresse Agache and below: Martin Bergström... Happy Halloween!!WABI SABI interior design art photography...
Nothing beats great quality.... ?
Autumn. Time for a cosy fire in the stove. Be sure to pick only the best firewood... (Just for laughs) Lots of stylish inspiration on how to store firewood hereWABI SABI interior design art photography...
Många har frågat efter ytterligare en distanskurs i höst - så därför har vi lagt in en homestagingutbildning med start i oktober. Läs mer på kursbloggen HÄRVälkommen med din anmälan!WABI SABI interior design art photography...
Kurs i homestaging - inredning - styling: 2 platser kvar!
Det finns fortfarande 2 platser kvar på höstens utbildning, så än har du chansen att förverkliga dina inredningsdrömmar! Så snart du anmält dig och betalat kursavgiften, får du de första hemuppgifterna och är igång med din utbildning. Läs mer på kursbloggen HÄRVälkommen med din anmälan!ABI SABI...
Rethink your table settings
Bringing nature to your table via wooden plates and cutlery may not be the most practical, perhaps? But it is very trendy. Very right now. At flee markets you may still find beautiful wooden items for almost nothing. Prefer new ones? Check out british designer Gary Allson's wooden plates, bowls...
Dark styling - natural beauties from japan
REPOST from March 2013. Award winning japanese designer Katsumi Machimura started off as a jewelry designer in the 1960s, and didn't dig his hands into clay until years later. His stunning ceramic work has both elegance and roughness - proper gems in themselves! Katsumi...
Diy: creative washi tape easter decorations
Still got some fun rolls of japanese washi tape laying around? This is what you can do with them to spruce up your Easter decorations. I found these clever ideas at an Estonian website called Teip,where you can order more washi tape, if you are out of stock. PS: är det bara jag som...
Diy: 4 creative ways to decorate your easter eggs
Easter is here, and if you'd like to try some new decorations around the house, shop or office, here are some egg-ideas worth trying. Even when I don't have time for much else, I always like to try out new ways of decorating my Easter eggs. Here are a few I want to test this year. First...
Diy: happy easter egg decoration tutorials
Just popping in to say Happy Easter and hope you have a relaxing weekend. I haven't decorated my eggs yet, and if you are late like me, here's some great decoration ideas. Just klick on the images to grab the full tutorials. Break an Egg! I just had to include the beautiful photo of the...
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