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Calendar Sunday – To Greet You Christmas Calendar 1905

For someone with Christmas truly in their heart, I'm sharing this 1905 'To Greet You' Christmas Calendar: ┬áThe calendar is sized to print on A3 paper, so 42 cm tall ­čÖé It can be downloaded both as jpg and png (transparent background). The png-file can easily be layered with your digital projects ­čśÇ May love… Continue reading Calendar Sunday – To Greet You Christmas Calendar 1905

DIY · Ephemera · Norwegian

GOD JUL – Merry Christmas 2016

I would like to wish all my readers: GOD JUL I made some new wreaths this season, all very easy with tinsel, cheap ornaments, bells and my glue gun ­čÖé With my youngest daughter Torunn I made Chocolate Christmas Houses . The house to the right is made with milk chocolate and the house to… Continue reading GOD JUL – Merry Christmas 2016

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100 Christmas Cottages – No 106-108 – The Royals

With this series of Christmas Cottages, I hope to have shared my love for vintage ephemera, and especially with focus on Christmas symbols! It has been a blast designing all these little cottages, and I'm quite sad to let you know that today's 3 cottages are the very last ones in this series! Here are… Continue reading 100 Christmas Cottages – No 106-108 – The Royals

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Norwegian Gl├Ždelig Jul iPhone 6 & 6S Covers

I also have a second set of iPhone 6 and 6S Covers, this one with Norwegian Gl├Ždelig Jul imagery: Maybe you can use these to craft a last minute gift to someone with an iPhone? All you need is one of the clear cases/skins to go with it ­čÖé Don't you have an iPhone? I'm… Continue reading Norwegian Gl├Ždelig Jul iPhone 6 & 6S Covers

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100 Christmas Cottages – No 101-105

Here are Bonus Christmas Cottages No 101-105 (the original 2013 ones counting as 1-25): The original series back in 2013 was for a total of 25 Christmas Cottages.┬áMy total selection of Christmas Cottages now counts more than 100 cottages,┬áto add to your choices, expand your village, or simply for you to enjoy ­čśÇ The little… Continue reading 100 Christmas Cottages – No 101-105

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100 Christmas Cottages – No 96-100

Here are┬áChristmas Cottages No 96-100 (the original 2013 ones counting as 1-25): The original series back in 2013 was for a total of 25 Christmas Cottages.┬áMy total selection of Christmas Cottages now counts more than 100 cottages,┬áto add to your choices, expand your village, or simply for you to enjoy ­čśÇ The little cottages┬áare very… Continue reading 100 Christmas Cottages – No 96-100

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100 Christmas Cottages – No 91-95

Here are┬áChristmas Cottages No 91-95 (the original 2013 ones counting as 1-25): The original series back in 2013 was for a total of 25 Christmas Cottages.┬áMy total selection of Christmas Cottages now counts more than 100 cottages,┬áto add to your choices, expand your village, or simply for you to enjoy ­čśÇ The little cottages┬áare very… Continue reading 100 Christmas Cottages – No 91-95

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Norwegian Nisse Milk Cartons & Tags

Since the early 1990ies, the Norwegian milk cartons from our main dairy company Tine has been decorated with Nisse┬áillustrations (or 'Fj├Şsnisse' as they are also called). I realize this does not qualify neither as "vintage" nor as┬á"retro" but it has still become a dear tradition for us. From late November until the New Year, the… Continue reading Norwegian Nisse Milk Cartons & Tags