{I adore} Bonnie & Buttermilk

It’s not a secret – I simply adore German retro fashion, so much I want my entire wardobe to just be that – filled with lovely handmade colourful retro adorable clothing from companies like Bonnie & Buttermilk. Yes I wish they also sold accessories like tights, hats and so on. Ok might be fashion starved […]

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Baby free day

I have to admit, the last week or so, it haven’t really been fun to be on maternity leave. The baby has been teething. So when a friend told me that her baby girl also was teething we decided to take a day off, get the dads to take their turn and hump on a […]

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Boys boys boys by Heimatkinder

I’m on maternity leave and my entire life is about the boy that’ll come any minute now. So I’m browsing around looking for cool handmade boys clothing, no surprises there. And finally I can show off some of Suse Koschmieder aka Heimatkinder‘s lovely collection (Suse was one of the Etsy girls I met up with […]

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Marked day in Jægersborggade

Elise and I,together with sweet baby E & A (asleep), checked out the big Spring flea market at Jægersborggade today. Sunshine, plenty of people and loads of cheap stuff! I managed to come home with toys and clothing for the baby, some cool tops and pictures.

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Made with love by Cecilie

I have to admit that I don’t know much about what’s going on in Norwegian design but everything I find I absolutely love – like these illustrations and more by Norwegian designer Cecilie Ellefsen. Isn’t she just brilliant? Discovered through Hos Barn igjen

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{My first lace project} Start up

I’m learning lace knitting – delicate type with loads of holes and structure. I just got my first mystery yarn packages in lovely silk/wool from Yarn Addict as I’ve joined the Lace lovers club – so cool with surprise recipes, online support and how to picture guide – and a bonus for me Yarn Addict […]

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And we have Easter…..

So it’s Friday and not any Friday it’s the day before the big Easter holiday starts here in Scandinavia – so soon many Norwegians will be heading for the mountains where log cabins, murder mystery on the TV/ radio and skiing will be the main event. Here in Denmark I’ve notice most people will go […]

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Happy Waffle day!

Today is Vaffeldagen, Waffle Day in Sweden and Norway. It used to be a holiday, and was called Vårfrudagen (=Our lady day), in honour of the Virgin Mary – as it’s celebrated nine months before the birth of Christ. Dialect corruption gave the name Våfferdagen, which later turned into the modern Våffeldagen (in Swedish) or […]

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My morning cup

Outside the window the baby sleeps. Inside the cafe, nursing my first cup of (must needed) latte I sit quietly and wait for my friend. She arrive, baby in her arms grabs a quick cup chai, we chat a bit, the baby sits in the window looking out before she hastily moves on – the […]

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