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Diy great christmas paper ornament tutorial
How about these awesome paper speres made out of old paper by rhymeswithmagicart? There is still time, if you are up to it. Find the detailed tutorial here. WABI SABI Lisbeth Williams @ Williams Design...
New facts: santa and his reindeers
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...
Diy christmas wood ornament tutorial
I like to make ornaments of natural materials like paper and wood. Here is an example made out of balsa wood. You just make your own design (or copy the one above) and then get to work according to the video below. This idea comes from ShonaStudio. Happy cutting!WABI SABI Lisbeth Williams @...
Diy beautiful christmas felt ornament tutorial
These beautiful, felt ornaments are made by The Purlbee. Looks like snowballs, right? You'll find the detailed tutorial here. Happy sewing! WABI SABI Lisbeth Williams @ Williams Design...
Diy: my fav. gift wrapping ideas for christmas
This weekend I'll wrap my Christmas gifts. I found my inspiration here:homelife.com.auiloveprettypinkthings.tumblr.comdearestnature.comwww.toast.co.uksnippetandink.combenignobjects.blogspot.sesnapandtumble.blogspot.seminieco.co.ukflickr.comana-rosa.tumblr.combymildred.blogspot.beWABI SABI...
Diy trendy polygons ideas for your christmas decorations or gift wrapping
If you're into polygons, the web is full of sites and blogs with great instructions on how to make your own. I've collected some great gift packaging ideas here. Click on the links for details and how-to instructions. Jag letade efter idéer till att göra egna paket till lite smågrejer...
Diy: christmas 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...
Redesigning a barn
Autumn is always a busy time. Teaching, planning next years courses, plus working on different design and building projects. Architecture is always fun, big or small doesn't matter. For example: I'm redesigning an old barn - turning it into a small conference center with over night and spa...
Diy: white christmas paper garland tutorial
Don't like curtains? But still want something curtain-like to increase the cosy feel during winter? How about this clever idea - snowflakes on a string! Quite possible my favorite DIY.... It's a quite beautiful, yet simple DIY garland from the Swedish blog Mokkasin. It only takes a few...
Diy origami - beautiful paper ornaments for christmas
Looking for something new to decorate your home or office this Christmas? How about these origami decorations? As window dressing? Or Christmas tree decorations? All these beauties are by GoOrigami. If you plan do fold something like these beauties, I guess you have to start practicing NOW! I...
Diy - christmas decorations with a traditional feel
Ready for some Christmas decorations? I am re-cycling a few popular DIY post from last year, 'cause I still like the idea of using natural materials to give your home and work space a personal, relaxed and yet beautiful feel. (Please click on images to go to the source ....
Soft pastel color combos still going strong
This is a repost from summer 2012 - when the current trend with soft pink shades first appeared. Not especially Wabi Sabi, but a great color to add to a natural home. How is it in your home? Have you added any soft pink yet? Or maybe you've always been a fan? Muted pastels, much like the ones...
Natural interiors with soul and warmth
I am a big fan of Swedish stylist and photographer Hans Blomquist's work. A couple of years ago he, and the talented photographer Debi Treloar, published the book The Natural Home. Now there is another book out. This one is called In Detail, and I hope to find it in my mailbox pretty soon. Until...
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Ny inredningskurs om ljussättning och belysning!
Already November, and the days are getting real short here in Sweden. We've had the first frost, but still no snow. To celebrate light, I'm giving a one day course on Lamps and Lightning. That's what the text below - in Swedish - is all about: NYINSATT GRUNDKURS: Belysning - tips och idéer...
Old disused stoneware factory come to life again
I recently visited Wallåkra, a small village in the south of Sweden. I came to see an textile/embroidery exhibition, and found an 150 year old, disused Stoneware Industry turned into a Cultural Center. I instantly fell in love with the old brick buildings, and the beautiful surroundings. What was...
Welcome to my garden
Happy Summer Solstice everyone!Those of you who follow me on Instagram have noticed that I've spent a lot of time in my garden this spring. I prefer gardening to work out, so it's been a couple of hours. Above is a photo of one of the tulips I planted last fall. Winter in Sweden was unusually...
How to celebrate swedish midsummer + a diy flower garland
Friday, June 20, we celebrate Midsummer here in Sweden. I know it's the wrong night (the Summer Solstice is June 21 this year) but the authorities have decided that the official celebrations of Midsummer in Sweden is a Friday, so.... Happy Midsummer!As usual we celebrate with lots of...
Old railway sleepers in new design
Already June 2014! It's been an amazing year, with major changes in my life, including re-decorating my home and studio, and more travels than before. And this blog has suffered. But now I back, and plan to give you weekly updates on art, architecture, design and photography, from a wabisabi...
Dags att anmäla sig till nästa distansutbildning i homestaging - inredning - styling.
Dags att anmäla sig till nästa distansutbildning i homestaging - inredning - styling. Du behöver inga förkunskaper för att gå utbildningen, men en viss studievana och ett brinnande intresse för färg och form är ett plus. Läs mer om utbildningen här.WABI SABI interior design art...
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