Book review: Christmas with Fräulein Klein

If you buy any book this month, then you must buy the latest book of popular lifestyle blogger Yvonne Bauer, a.k.a. Fräulein Klein. Her book Weihnachten mit Fräulein Klein, published by Callwey, is yet another masterpiece boasting with DIY ideas, baking recipes, table settings, decorations and craft projects for the holidays. While her first book, […]

Basking in the simple things

During my holiday break I finally got to have a closer look at two books that have been sitting on my desk. One was a birthday present, and is a Dutch book called Gezelligheid in Wintertijd. (coziness in winter time) The book inspires us to have a cozy winter at home by celebrating traditions, playing […]

Thanksgiving tablesetting: Modern crafty

Just a few more days and it’s Thanksgiving. I thought of a table top that has a modern look, yet involves a little bit of crafting. Black and white with yellow is the theme. I used washi tape to give my plates a small make over. To avoid too many dishes, why not use wooden […]

Making an Impression: Designing & Creating Artful Stamps

In my posts about desktop wall calendars you might have noticed her already. I’m talking about Geninne Zlatkis. Known for her beautiful illustrations and use of natural elements and colours. I follow her on instagram as well where she posts the most amazing photos of her projects and collections. Later this month her first book […]

3 maal DIY Paasdecoraties

Eieren verven, knutselen, plakken en knippen. Do It Yourself  (DIY) paasdecoraties zijn eigenlijk veel leuker dan gekochte spulletjes. Je hoeft geen doorgewinterde ‘crea Bea’ te zijn om toch heel leuke accessoires en versieringen te maken. Vandaag deel ik 3 van mijn eigen geknutselde paasdecoraties. Maak van een leeg verfblik een sierpot: Leeg verfblik beplakt met […]