I have been too busy with my various Wallpaper projects this spring, to pause for new May 17th decorations, but for everyone celebrating the Norwegian National Day or as we Norwegians simply call it: Syttende Mai, I wish you all a great celebration with the traditional cheer: HIPP HIPP HURRA!!! And I would like to… Continue reading May 17th: HIPP HIPP HURRA!
Working with my Pretty Data project, I have delved into some pretty amazing archives around the world! And one of them is the Norwegian Digitalt Museum, which holds imagery of museum objects from all the Norwegian museums. From their vast collection of royal ephemera, I have printed a couple of pieces resized to A4, and… Continue reading May 17th: Norwegian National Day – DIY Royal Instant Art
Another idea for May 17th, the Norwegian National Day, and all that flag colored ribbon the stores are offering, is combining a rosette with a sash: This sash is made from 5cm wide ribbon, here modeled by my oldest daughter Guro (age 12).Easy peasy, and makes for a fabulous look on the National Day 😀 The… Continue reading May 17th: Norwegian National Day – DIY Sash
Are you celebrating the Norwegian National Day, May 17th? If so you might need a rosette to wear during the celebrations: Here in Norway you can buy rosettes and clothing decorations similar to these in the stores, they are very cheap, but also very cheap looking...:-O However, the last few years the stores have also… Continue reading May 17th: Norwegian National Day – DIY Vintage Rosettes
The Norwegian National Day is celebrated on May 17th. According to our tradition, we always have a children's parade in the morning, in every city and every town all over Norway. The parade in Oslo is particularly big, and leads up the capital's main street, Karl Johan's Gate so the children can wave a virtual… Continue reading May 17th: Norwegian National Day – Free Printable Flag Banner