Category Archives: crafts and makings

My Top Ten Thursday: Hobbies

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I keep missing my Tuesday deadlines these last few weeks. Things are suddenly busy around me and after a quiet few months it’s hard to have to adapt again. Meanwhile, we are now in our second lockdown. You would think I would have the time right? So this is a thing going about in the bookish community, and since I… Read more »

Crafting postcards #2

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Yes it is that time of the year again! And this year I finally started on time and actually had the time to do it: crafting Christmas postcards. While celebrating Christmas will be all kinds of different this year, it won’t stop me from sending out a big batch of post cards. I will both send-off left-over post cards from… Read more »

Snowman ornaments

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I was totally going to wait until it was at least fall and I almost was patient enough. Christmas is upon us people! And even though it will probably be one of the weirdest Christmas’ most of us will experience in life to me it will be “just another Christmas” and Christmas means crafting! Last year I made these toad… Read more »

Getting back to crafting: postcards

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In my early teens I was an avid postcard crafter. There was a mass hype where you saved and collected all kinds of tea envelopes to use for folding techniques to make awesome postcards with. I was really really good at it and even years after the mass craze ended I still had boxes full of the collected tea envelopes… Read more »

DIY Toad stool ornaments

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I haven’t been much of a crafter the last ten years, but after our holiday to Sweden this summer I am so totally into toadstools! I just had to have them in my Christmas tree this year. After being bummed out that the ones I really liked were already sold out at the stores, I decided to make them myself… Read more »