Category Archives: Play time! – Craft Tutorials

Grandma’s berets

My grandma’s berets A bit over a year ago, my grandma moved into a nursing home. When my mom was facing the difficult task of emptying the apartment my grandparents had lived in for over 30 years, she found my grandma’s berets. I don’t think that I have ever seen my grandma wearing any other […]

How to mix vintage patterns and modern fabrics

How to mix vintage patterns and modern fabrics Make vintage patterns modern again – here’s how to create this cheerfully unique rockabilly look: For quite some time now, I’ve been a huge fan of Tula Pink‘s modern fabric designs. They’re so cheerful, happy and cute. I feel like she designs them just for me. My […]

Funk up your dining room! Pink and black tie dye table cloth

Funk up your dining room! Pink and black tie dye table cloth We’ve been very lucky this winter and it seems like spring already arrived. (Fingers crossed, knock on wood…) Unfortunately, here in Calgary it always takes a while for the beautiful spring blossoms to bloom. So I decided to do something about the drab […]

Funky cushion covers with vintage inspiration!

Funky cushion covers with vintage inspiration! Funk up your balcony! A tutorial – part 2. Last week I brought some colour into my balcony furniture’s life but I felt it wasn’t enough. Even though the new pastel rainbow paint is super funky and my balcony looks gorgeous, the wooden chairs hurt my spoiled bottom a […]