One of my favourite DIY departments is lamps & lighting [check out our DIY sub-category named Creative lamps]. The coolest lamps consist of various stuff put together (be it bottles, odd china or well, anything), handicrafted lamp shades (knit wool, braided birch bark, etc) or just some old thing made into a lamp (like a […]
Posts tagged "Vintage"
hrifty chic. Interior style on a shoestring is a book by Liz Bauwens and Alexandra Campbell. Unlike this spring’s fresh new book Undecorate, Thrifty Chic has been around for a while, both as a book (from 2009) and as a (partly overridden) concept. This beautiful book is packed with re-ideas. It shows you how to […]
tsy is one amazing place. I keep finding so many nice things! My latest catch is a gorgeous vintage monkey I’m so much looking forward to meet. Here’s a collection of some other nice things, available right now. | a hand woven ikat pillow @ lai grai, a vintage task lamp & a vintage robert […]
confetti garden’s flickr Let me clarify I do not have any children of my own (yet) and thus no credibility (or insight) in the field of popular kid’s toys. But isn’t there a sudden explosion of retro cars? In the very same issue of Swedish magazine Allt i Hemmet, april/may 2011, two different homes are […]
If you haven’t stopped by the photography blog From Me To You – you should! The photos are appsolutely amazing. And I found some more lovely lovely beige walls….and gorgeous vintage decor – at Confetti Garden‘s photostream.
A tiny red cottage, in between Stockholm’s city and archipelago, houses this charmig little kitchen. It reminds a lot of the fabulously styled theatre pub I wrote about the other day. About their interior style, the couple living in this house say (the eclectic key words): “You can find gems within all styles. Why zero […]
This home is featured in Danish Bolig Magasinet headed “Luxury home on a budget”; through a thorough search for 2nd hand stuff you can surround yourself with great things in spite of a relatively modest budget. Danes, Danes, Danes….they are so creative and fun! A style that is very much Scandinavian, but far far from […]
Me and Henen had a refreshment break at this incredible pub in Upper Street, Islington. It’s called the King’s Head and is world renowned for its music and its theatre that is located in the back room behind the bar. I love the eclectic and theatre-ish athmosphere! So homey and inspirational. The wall colours, the […]