Norwegian

Norwegian Sunday: Bridal Crowns – Part II, Family Experience

I have told you before, in the Valentine Sweetheart series 2 years ago, and also in connection with the genealogical research I did on the parts of my family which emigrated to the US, about brides in my family wearing traditional Norwegian Bridal Crowns: This is my great grandparents on my fathers paternal side, Nils… Continue reading Norwegian Sunday: Bridal Crowns – Part II, Family Experience

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Chalkboard Labels & Free Font Samples

I've been perusing the Google Font Library looking for great Handwriting fonts and new Decorative fonts. Take a look at my findings: That makes 30 new FREE fonts to play with 🙂 To make it easy to re-examine each font when deciding on which style to use for a project, I put them on label… Continue reading Chalkboard Labels & Free Font Samples

Norwegian

Norwegian Sunday: Bridal Crowns – Part I, Facts

For centuries, it has been a tradition for Norwegian Brides to wear a Crown on their wedding day: The Bridal Crown Tradition never died, although the wearing of traditional folk costumes called 'Bunad' plummeted drastically during the 1800s. Bunad was still worn in rural areas. Hulda Garborg was instrumental in reviving the Bunad tradition in the… Continue reading Norwegian Sunday: Bridal Crowns – Part I, Facts

Postcards

Romantic Postcards Day 14 of 14

Here is Day 14 of postcards from my Romantic Collection: Find your high quality copies, free for your personal use and enjoyment in the download folder below 🙂  Did you enjoy this post? If you are not already a confirmed follower of Wings of Whimsy, please click “Follow” to register and make sure you don’t miss any future… Continue reading Romantic Postcards Day 14 of 14

Postcards

Romantic Postcards Day 13 of 14

Here is Day 13 of postcards from my Romantic Collection: Find your high quality copies, free for your personal use and enjoyment in the download folder below 🙂  Did you enjoy this post? If you are not already a confirmed follower of Wings of Whimsy, please click “Follow” to register and make sure you don’t miss any future… Continue reading Romantic Postcards Day 13 of 14