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Finding inspiration

February 25, 2011 by


It’s still cold here in Sweden and I’ve been feeling tired and completely uninspired. Since it’s too early to enjoy (or even dream of) the sun, warmth and flowers of spring, I’ve been looking for new sources of happiness to wake me up out of my funk. Here’s a few things that have been brightening […]

Weekend fun

February 13, 2011 by


1. New toys A cute new pot for the kitchen and wonderful yarn on sale (the perfect color for my dream spring cardigan). 2. Snow. Lots of it. Just when we thought that maybe, just maybe winter might be letting up, it’s back. But the snow is so beautiful…it’s hard to not feel happy about […]

IKEA, The Book

November 12, 2010 by


I’m surprised it took this long for a book like this to get published. But now it’s here. The furniture super store has taken iconic Scandinavian design and sent it all over the world. So much that I go to IKEA in Portland when I’m having a Swedish craving. Some may argue that many of […]