Monthly Archives: April 2013

What we’re up to

These days are so full of packing, moving, organising, finding, carrying, saying good-byes. They are flying by. I am taking a week to finish up the packing and settle in a bit. Meanwhile, the shop will be on holiday mode … Continue reading

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Less is More

So these days there is the KCWC for sewing inspiration, but there is also the Great British Sewing Bee. I found it strangely uplifting for a TV show! Among others, the contestants are set alteration challenges where they have to … Continue reading

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KCWC 2013

It is Kids Clothes Week time. Since the littlest guy is starting to be an eater now (funny thing, with Kaya I couldn’t wait, this time I really wanted Batu to stay a baby just a little bit longer…), it was … Continue reading

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This weekend flew past. Finally it is starting to feel like spring. The boy next door came over to play, then Kaya went to play in his garden – boys and toys being passed back and forth over the fence. … Continue reading

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This Moment

A Friday ritual inspired by SouleMama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment to pause, savour and remember. A happy weekend to all of you..

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Shooting stars for you and me

This is a perfect little project: little effort, big fun. Want to make your own shooting star? This is how I made ours: You need: • a piece of cotton fabric approx 9 x 18cm • several pieces of ribbon; I used … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

My Shalom cardigan is almost finished, I only need to weave in a few ends and find those buttons! Meanwhile I’m on Game of Thrones book no. 4 and on clue no.3 in the Knit-Along. I think I am knitting some … Continue reading

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