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DIY Wrapping Paper, + Instructions

Gift Card Wrapping Paper + Instructions/Inspiration This is so easy to make and you don’t need a ton of supplies! Tomorrow is my mother in laws birthday, and we’re giving a gift card. I like to wrap things myself, and this one I wanted to share with you. I time ago I made printable envelope liners, and printed them on glassine paper from an old photo album (see photo collage below). I tear the glassine paper out from the album, and then…

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Out of the box inspiration for work / office spaces

Out of the box inspiration for work / office spaces All over Pinterest, Instagram you see a lot of office spaces that are cute, colorful and have the Scandinavian style to them, like mine. Lately I can’t stand them. Yes, I said that. It’s gotten to the point that they almost all look the same, and I ask ‘Where is the fun in that?’. I’ll admit for taking clean, crisp IG photo’s they make great pics. However I am moving…

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D.I.Y. Scandinavian Style Teepee Tent

D.I.Y. Teepee Tent A fun project collaboration with my daughter, Cierra. Recently our niece turned five years old. For her birthday together with some other family members we all pitched in to make this project happen. I’ve wanted to make a teepee tent for ages and this gave us a great excuse to do just that. Thing is, I can’t sew. Small things I’ll attempt but this is in my opinion something for a more advanced sewing level.  Below are…

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An Easter Monday with Family – yes, Monday

An Easter Monday with Family Hello, I hope you had a lovely Easter Weekend. The weather here wasn’t perfect but it was do-able. In the Netherlands we have two official days for Easter, the Sunday and the Monday. This year our Easter celebration was on Monday. We’re not religious so for us it is more of a tradition as well as a way of celebrating spring time.  We organized a brunch at our place this year. With all my family…

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Time to start pinning your Easter inspiration

a Creative mess

Follow my blog with Bloglovin It’s time to start pinning your Easter inspiration I’ve already gathered loads of pinstiration for Easter  I’ve been gathering and adding Easter inspiration on Pinterest for the past five years or so. Lots of fun things for all types. The Nordic Easter decor, the neutral  and the Spring colorful decors.  Before you know it it’ll be Easter so it’s time to get pinning!   Enjoy! Please share your decorations with us here on the blog!…

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FLEXA COLOURFUTURES + #VTWDBEURS

FLEXA COLOURFUTURES + #VTWDBEURS Hello =) If you’ve visited lately you might of seen my previous posts from our trip to the 2016 vtwonen + design beurs. Continuing with the series of posts, today I want to share some of the photo’s from the Flexa house at the design expo and soon I’ll tell you a bit about the press event I attended from Flexa. The press event began at 16:30 and I arrived earlier so I could stroll around…

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how to dye your easter eggs using natural coloring

How to dye your Easter eggs using natural coloring. Decorating eggs for Easter can be so much fun. There are so many ways to go about it. Traditionally coloring them in dye in bright colors remains the most popular techniques. Some people really get creative with illustrations, adding hats and drawing faces. We’ve even used nail polish to get a marble look. For the botanical dessert table which I worked on together with Cierra (Bloesem Photography) we decorated eggs with…

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marbling your easter decorations with nail polish

Marbling your Easter decorations with nail polish In this post we’ll show you how to use nail polish to marble your Easter eggs and other Easter decor. We’ve seen so many amazing marbled projects on Pinterest and on some of our favorite blogs and we had to try it ourselves. Marbling objects is really easy and the within minutes you have an amazing transformation. Cierra went to work with these eggs and candles. We’re so happy with how they’ve turned…

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