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A Heart that Sparkles

A Heart that Sparkles

We shouldn’t pay attention to whether our words have any influence, whether anyone listens to us. The most important thing is to remain faithful to the beauty as long as we live; to love it so as not to worry about anything around us; to sing it a hymn even when the whole world is […]

Eye Candy | Pink Starlight

Eye Candy | Pink Starlight

Eye candy time! It’s a snowy and cold Sunday here, and I’m looking at the starlight in the window again, the one I light myself. You might have seen it in my instagram feed before or in my Dear Photo Diary recently but I don’t care. It’s a freakin’ pink star, and it shines in […]

A Postcard from Venice

A Postcard from Venice

If you follow me on instagram or flickr you might have noticed that this week I spent a few days in Venice, Italy. And it was beyond word marvelous! It’s been a few years since I was abroad last on a “real trip” like this, and I have longed to go somewhere, anywhere for quite […]

Creative Snapshots | A Nip in the Air

Creative Snapshots | A Nip in the Air

My pot of Rosary Vine, also known as “String of Hearts”, is overflowing right now. I must be doing something right with all my indoor plants, because they seem happy even though it’s getting chillier outside. Related PostsWeaving on paper Creative Snapshots | Other’s Creative Space Creativity in Snapshots | January DIY | Tiny Neon […]

In my window: Lupins

In my window: Lupins

One of the simplest joys of summer is to pick wild flowers – and bring them home… …to keep the other tamed plants company. Related PostsThe ridiculous Magnolia Tree is laughing The summer light makes it beautiful Cinnamon, roses & lingonberries Seeing Embroidery Everywhere How to make your Art Journal Page Bloom

Smilla – the one and only

Smilla – the one and only

I have been unfaithful with another cat, I admit it. But in my heart you are still my favorite, Smilla. Always. Related PostsNurturing your soul Quilted Christmas Table Runner Skärtorsdag – Pink Thursday It’s a small world after all Smilla’s quilted cat blanket

A Jar of Creativity

A Jar of Creativity

We know what we are, but know not what we may be… William Shakespeare In a recent comment someone asked about the content of that jar in my window. It’s filled with creativity of course!* Cooking up your own concoction of Creativity is a process that you fine tune over a life time. I know […]

Creativity in Snapshots

Creativity in Snapshots

That moment when we tilt our heads thats the moment we can climb out of culture and into innovation. We are on the verge of making something new. Grant McCracken (Culturematic, page 12) I enjoy knitting, drawing, embroidery, photography and blogging. And more. It’s no wonder I don’t fit it all into one single […]

Home Comforts: Ivy greenery

Home Comforts: Ivy greenery

An important part of a cozy home is the greenery, don’t you agree? The indoor greenery makes a room feel like a home and not a naked hotel room. Some plants in your home will create a warmer and more alive environment. With lots of plants you can create an indoor jungle or forest, or […]

What to Do during April Weather times

What to Do during April Weather times

The lost Bear that Karen made, is sitting in the window looking out. One day when it was snowing outside, she thought to herself: I think I will stay in and make art! Related PostsFrom Mom’s yarn basket One sky above us Scottish patterned teddy bears A Grey Cat comes to visit and I get […]

In My Easter Window

In My Easter Window

My Easter decoration efforts make me happy. I love the colours and figures of Easter. The Easter twigs (of birch tree) is a Swedish tradition that I ♥, especially this year when it was snowing outside. Then we bring spring around anyway, and it bursts into bloom indoors. I love that we celebrate with little […]