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April

April 10, 2011 by

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Things I’ve been busy doing: 1. Travelling. We took a weekend trip and enjoyed the rain in Bergen, Norway. It was fun to see the small and big differences between Norway and Sweden and to visit old friends. And look…fun Norwegian candy! 2. Spinning on my new wheel! We’re still getting acquainted, but I’ m already […]

Finding inspiration

February 25, 2011 by

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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 […]

Green (& orange) with envy

February 6, 2011 by

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While it is slowly getting lighter and lighter here every day, winter doesn’t seem to be ending anytime soon. It may be light and sunny, but it is still cold and icy. I’m almost happy that it’s still cold, since it gives me an oppurtunity to wear my new coat before spring and summer arrive. I […]

Handprinted is Best

January 11, 2011 by

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Sometimes the best Christmas presents are the ones you get a few weeks late. These lovely tea towels, handprinted by my business partner fit perfectly in the kitchen. Thanks Emily!

Colorful Travel

November 24, 2010 by

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“Green, ochres, pinks blues… that’s Italy.” I am reminded of one of the opening lines of 2 Days in Paris, where Julie Delpy gives us a brief look into a trip to Italy, quick and colorful snapshots flying by the screen. But for me it’s Mexico. It’s no surprise that the contrast between the Pacific […]

Marimekko Holiday 2010 Catalog

November 9, 2010 by

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It’s not Swedish… But there’s something about Marimekko that defines design for me. Classic, colorful, and fun, the Finnish design powerhouse always screams Scandinavian. For creative inspiration, this is the perfect place to start. Love. You can look at the full catalog here. [Via: Always Mod]

My inspiration this week

October 29, 2010 by

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A card from afar (Thanks Anna!) A new winter jacket that I am sewing. Autumn… Need I say more?