Monthly Archives: June 2006

Mini Moopy softie

I’ve been sewing a lot these last two weeks. And I haven’t put the sewing machine away yet. I have so many plans for things I want to make! Who could’ve imagined that I would be a softie maker? While … Continue reading

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Learning to walk

I’ve not crafted as much this week as I would have wanted. I’ve been walking (talking, laughing, feeding, playing) with this fellow: Playing happy family for a short while when his mom and dad have been cleaning the apartment and … Continue reading

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New and colourful Fabrics

Sometimes I just can’t resist cute stuff. And they beg of me to photograph them and share them with you guys, because yes, they are too cute not to! For example, these three new fabrics (and one thrifted) came home … Continue reading

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Curious customer

Crafting in public is difficult. Most grown ups tend to stand on the other end of the room and ignore you, or look curously but not get closer than three feet away. But you feel really happy when you get … Continue reading

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Four cats sat in a row

More Katt-i-fnatt cats! Last week nine cats where born, two sold, seven for sale at the caf. It takes a lot of time to cut, sew and stuff them – but it is all worth it when I make the … Continue reading

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No time to be lazy this summer

The second week of my summer holiday starts today. What shall we fill it with? A bit of making, right? Doll making and sewing and crafting, am I right? That’s at least what’s on my agenda. Create, create, get inspired … Continue reading

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Paper Door in Book of Dreams

My first try at making a door that you can open in a book. It is in my altered book Book of Dreams. Can you detect it? Retreat from the world. The paper door is made out of a handwritten … Continue reading

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Utflykt is the Swedish word for outing or day trip. It’s the thing to do in the summer, with friends and loved ones. We had coffee and cinnamon buns, sunshine and a great time. I took lots of photos, of … Continue reading

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My fave art supplies comes from thrift stores

I might be a shopaholic when it comes to secondhand. I get a kick out of finding good materials for art, and I think I have to say that shopping in op-shops and good wills and flea markets gives me … Continue reading

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Living and Blogging my Crafty Life

I went to town today riding on my bike. I got a lot of stuff that I wasn’t supposed to buy (including four beautiful Geranium flowers for 100 SEK) but forgot to pick up the developed photos that I was … Continue reading

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