I warned you… there’d be many pine needle thingies coming… and here’s the first one: a trivet (just learnt this word today) to protect you table from hot things like pots, casseroles, etc.Continue reading
Apparently you can. I just tried it and I’m not super thrilled with the results. But probably I did something wrong.Continue reading
I just discovered some weeks ago that pine needles can be weaved into all sorts of baskets and I had to try it. I just HAD to try it… And this is what I made:
Crochet snowflakes are something I’ve been meaning to make for many years as Christmas decorations, and finally this year I’ve found the time and the will to make them!
I love inspirational quotes. They are quick and easy pieces of cheap philosophy, ok…, but that doesn’t mean they are not true. And sometimes we all need to be remembered about the important things in life, no matter if the message comes from the mouth of a Nobel prize, an Instagram post, or a sentence in a mug.
I like some of the classic ones, like: “Do more of what makes you happy”, “If nothing ever changed there’d be no butterflies”, “Put your shit together”… but my all time favorite is THIS TOO SHALL PASS.
Summer is officially gone in the north hemisphere, and there’s nothing we can do about it. We can mourn because the days are becoming shorter and the holidays are over, or we can embrace the good things of the Fall: like not being sweaty all the time, resurrecting your scarfs and cardigans from wherever you hid them last spring, using boots again (yei!), enjoying cozy drinks, new episodes of your favorite TV shows, and suddenly you feel like baking, and knitting, and cuddling again…
So, celebrate the new season with some decor for your home, like this easy felt leaves wall hanging. It’s as simple as (pumpkin) pie!