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Hello Summer!

June 18, 2012 by


Here’s to eating outside, lazy evenings in the garden, whipped cream and berries, being barefoot and hopefully a little sunshine! Advertisements


May 14, 2011 by


Oh, how time flies when it’s spring! Never mind that it snowed in the beginning of May and never mind that too much time is being spent inside at work, it is still spring and it is wonderful! We’ve been taking every chance we can to get outside and enjoy nature… The forest is changing […]

Brita Sweden

January 27, 2011 by


More on the textile inspiration front. Came across Brita Sweden this week and can’t get enough of it. Colors, colors, colors… perfect for the gray of winter!

stickade filtar + vinter = sant

January 15, 2011 by


Knitted blankets + winter = love Need I say more?


January 13, 2011 by


Thanks to Design Sponge for pointing out HAPPYsthlm‘s new collection. So many beautiful textiles. Combining the creativity of a product designer, textile designer and a silversmith, HAPPYsthlm is the perfect trio of design, and their work sings of a Swedish summer afternoon. Which I love.


December 29, 2010 by


I’ve been in Västerbotten this past week. It’s colder up here. It’s also a quiet place, filled with forests and snow, making it the perfect location to spend the holidays. This world of white has definitely inspired my choice of knitting. Enter 10 hanks of white Knit Picks Bare Worsted Weight yarn that I have […]

A celebration of gray

December 18, 2010 by


Winter solstice is only a few days away and my world here in Sweden is gray. The sun rises at 8:50 and sets at 14:50, and, while it is dark, I still find that I enjoy this time of the year. I love the hibernation, the ridiculous amounts of tea consumed and I love the […]