Archive for October, 2011

Celebrating life in every way …



Oh I love celebrations, always have, always will ….every Halloween my husband carves the pumpkin and I make the soup … lovely with cinnamon, nutmeg and dollops of cream and roasted pumpkin seeds.. for the main meal today I threw…

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Ginger biscuits and vintage tea cups ….



Ok I couldn’t resist it I made some yummy Swedish ginger biscuits, normally I wait until christmas but hey…. I coudn’t resist and yes I was listing to christmas music as I baked …..            …

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Writing on the wall…………..



I love writing beautiful messages on the wall, many of my designs have been inspired by Trompe L’oiel from Swedish manor houses or from the work of Carl and Karin Larsson … their is no reason why the walls of…

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Carl Larsson …..



One of my early influences in design was Carl Larsson; Swedish painter and interior designer and part of the Arts and Craft movement in the late 1800s……..Through the years I have taken many colours from his palette for the walls…

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My beautiful girls ……



Sheebz on reindeer skin zuzu with bunny zuzu nesting in a suitcase of Ewa i walla                                         Sheebz resting in vegetable…

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Handbags made with love……



I met the most lovely woman today…. Jo Beeny is her name…. a handbag designer …. bags with beautiful details….. lovely silk, feathers, beads …. leather… here are some pics ……                    …

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Wrapping up with Ewa I Walla …..



One of the things I love about Ewa I Walla is you can get everything you need from her range; gloves, scarfs, leg warmers, arm warmers, hats, leggings, coats, boots, shoes and bags …. all wonderful quality, all colours that…

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Life’s precious moments …..



 Sunday …. nowhere to go …. nowhere to be …. a chance to be …. take a walk by the sea…..  light a fire as the day turns in … watch the dusk swallow the sun ….. sharing hot tea…

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Love ….. nothing else matters



Its true isn’t it… what is more important than love ……. nothing else comes close ….  so today I shall celebrate ‘love’ by showing some of the handmade hearts that feature heavily in our home ….        …

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Clothes as art …..



 Why hang a favourite dress away in the wardrobe when you can have them up for show …. I drape beautiful throws, shoes, wedding and vintage dresses around the house as art ….                 …

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