DIY · Norwegian

DIY Zinc Tray Door Sign with Crystal Door Hammer

I'm sure you all knew you can write with chalk on Zinc surfaces? I took one of my old zinc trays, that I previously used for candles, and repurposed it into a door sign for my deck: (All images in this post are clickable, if you want to zoom in on the details!) It says… Continue reading DIY Zinc Tray Door Sign with Crystal Door Hammer

DIY · Norwegian

DIY Mason Jar Bands & Crystals Windchime

Whenever I go to a thrift store I always look for extra Norgesglass bands (Norwegian Mason Jars). The little ol' ladies working there always smile and nod at each other when they see me picking them up, probably thinking I will do some serious canning... they are of course wrong; I use the bands for… Continue reading DIY Mason Jar Bands & Crystals Windchime

DIY · Ephemera · Norwegian

Vintage Secret Christmas Angels

My oldest daughter goes to keyboard classes, and her teacher is from Prague. When I was peaking in on them yesterday, he was teaching her a Christmas carol, and he referred to the "Norwegian Christmas Treasure". Apparently we are the only country with numerous carols especially for Christmas (I can think of near 40 Christmas carols just off… Continue reading Vintage Secret Christmas Angels

DIY · Ephemera · Norwegian

The Vintage Sewing Room Project – Part 2 of 3 Free Printables

Meet "Ingeborg", my new Vintage Style Dress Form, dressed up in pretty Tilda fabric and wearing my Huldresølv gilt silver heart brooch: I have named her Ingeborg after my blog friend in Holland, who inspired the making of this lovely lady. Together with Sheri in Canada, we share a Vintage Mixed Media board on Pinterest,… Continue reading The Vintage Sewing Room Project – Part 2 of 3 Free Printables