Happy New Year from my neighborhood to your own.
Hi Friends, New and Old. Before I kick off an official Willowday New Year, I’d like to close the holidays and bring in one, very, last, guest: Marie , who also shared ornaments on DAY 9 in the 24 Days of Scandinavian Creativity and stockings with leather, here in 2016. I hope you were able to join us the month of December and that you’ve
Hi friends! Happy New Years! I’ll be back with regular willowday posts soon but wanted to extend this month where I’ve been able to celebrate creative collaborations, sharing them with you here. I hope you’ve enjoyed this series. It’s been such fun to organize and today, I’ve invited one more guest with a breakfast
Happy Holidays and welcome to the last day of the 24 Days of Scandinavium Creativity. As the last day in the calendar, Ulrika is sharing an easy to make, last minute, dessert. Continue with me below
Welcome Dörte of Lewes Maps, in England with DAY 23: Simple ivy wreath and tiny origami stars
Welcome Ane with DAY 22!
Welcome, Merrilee with DAY 21
I’m thrilled to introduce today’s post and guest, Annelie of Blomster och bakverk which translates to Flowers and Baked Goods.
Welcome to DAY 19: with Mia who’s sharing Air dried Clay Ornements
Welcome Lina with a wonderful, HANGING WREATH, for the holidays and DAY 18. It’s such a pleasure to welcome Lina back. Lina’s has been with this projects from the beginning and is a constant source of positivity and creativity. Today’s classic is such a beautiful touch for the season and I look forward to sharing Lina and clever solution for these
Looking for a simple project to make with your kids? Make these Snowman Nightlight Ornaments: Frosty the Snowman’s coming to town in the shape of a Snowman Nightlight Ornament. Today, make Snowman Nightlights, for bedsides or to use as a special ornament. Continue with me below for tutorial…
There are some people who just exude generosity of spirit, goodness, at first glance. Although we’ve never met, from the moment I first saw Sif’s “Greenilious” work and world, I knew she was authentically this. I’m pinching myself to have, Sif, an award winning Chef and Cookbook Author, is joining us from Denmark with DAY 17: An Edible Christmas Advent
Welcome to 24 Days of Scandinavian Christmas with today’s returning guest, Helena Lyth.
Today’s Ornament for kids is guest creative, Malin, who lives in Sweden and is joining us with an ornament that she’s created with her 10 year old daughter, Hanna. They’ve made Felt Wreath Ornaments together and I love the idea. I can imagine sitting down with my kids making these. Thank you, Malin. Follow me below to see how:
Make your own, Shadow Box Ornaments, this year. Tree trimming is, in itself, if a bit of an event or theatre. We take out all of our ornaments that are new, old, and handmade, every year. Each ornament that makes the tree, has a story. My Grandmother gave us a new ornament every year. Now,
Welcome to 24 Days of Scandinavian Christmas Creativity. Tinker like a Christmas elf and make Norwegian Christmas House Blocks with today’s gusts, Lulu the Baker’s, Melissa.
Welcome to the 24 Days of Scandinavian Creativity Calendar. I’m joining and sharing, daily posts, from 24 creatives in a collaborative project this month of December. I’m so happy to meet you here. Today, let’s welcome, Chiara, for DAY 14. Crepe Paper Wreath Cupcake Toppers. continue below for full post
Welcome back, returning guests, Matilda and Nathalie from Babes in Boyland.
Happy Lucia. Brighten the darkest days of December. Make these Lucia Nightlight Ornaments to use bedside or as an ornament. I’ll show you how below.
Hi, I know. This month is off to a racing start. When I decided to create this year’s 4th Annual 24 Days of Scandinavian Creative Calendar, I wanted to go all in. I promised you travel and inspiration and I hope you’re finding it here daily with a new posts and the chance to meet Scandinavian or
DAY 12 : Welcome returning guest and photographer, Malin of pastill, to 24 Days of Scandinavian Christmas Creativity.
PINECONE ANGEL ORNAMENTS This year, as a special gift for willowday readers, I have an addition to the 24 Days of Scandinavian Christmas Creativity. I’m adding a one week KID SERIES of Scandinavian-inspired ornaments. Drum Roll, please: Starting today, you’ll find two posts per day in a five day bonus series. Everyday this week, you’ll find : 5 bonus ORNAMENTS FOR KIDS Days 11-18 in the 24 Days of Scandinavian Christmas Calendar Continue
Welcome Anna Maria with a Piñata Gift Box that doubles as a holiday decoration, too! Continue below
Welcome Day 10: Britt from Remains of the Day Britt lives in the Norwegian fjords and is sharing gift wrapping inspired by the world around her.
Welcome Marie with a beautiful ornament on DAY 9, 24 Days of Scandinavian Christmas Creativity, to add this season!
Welcome to 24 DAYS of SCANDINAVIAN CHRISTMAS CREATIVITY “Let’s, make a Snowman.”
DAY 7 Toffee Firstly, I’m so glad to take part in this year’s 24 days of Scandinavian Christmas. Thanks Gina and all the amazingly creative participants for making me remember all the wonderful christmas DYI’s there is out there! (Lia, we’re so very happy to have you! Welcome Lia, a Swedish Farmer’s Wife living in
Just like my kids, who clearly want to sneak ahead with their Advent Calendars, I can hardly wait “for the next day + next guest” in the 4th Annual, 24 Days of Scandinavian Creativity , calendar that I’m sharing daily here at willowday! 24 Days of Scandinavian Creativity is a little different this year. Since I organise it,
Welcome to DAY 6 in the 24 Days of Scandinavian Creativity Calendar. It’s been said about today’s guest, Hanna Wendelbo, that if you live in Sweden and have floral wallpaper, Hanna’s designed it. Today Hanna’s sharing her passion for flowers with us and is sharing PRINTABLE CARDS.
Last year I vowed that I would prepare everything for Christmas ahead of time and be done with Christmas shopping, addressing Christmas cards and everything else before December even started. But this year, all I want is to keep things simple. So instead of trying to get everything done, I am trying to just do the things
DAY 4 | MELTING SNOWMEN Welcome guest, Heidi of Den Creative Sky from Denmark, and kids with a Melting Snowman Project. A greeating from Heidi: Happy 4st of December ! I’m so happy I have the honor to participate in this year’s version of The Creative Collective Calendar. I love to be creative with my kids, so today
Welcome guest stylist, Mari Strenghielm, to share and inspiring project with you today: DAY 3 | PINE GARLAND | DAG 3 Kotteslingor : I have had the honor to participate in this year’s version of The Creative Collective Calendar. This is such a great project initiated by Gina on Willowday. For those who do not know the project, throughout December,
DAY 2 | Also a star Wooded gardens and forests are as beautiful this time of the year as any. What’s extra nice is that almost everything that’s available can be used as building materials. It’s just to choose “what it will be,” instead. Dried grassy stems are sure to be found — sunken with rain
DAY 1 Plaster-dipped Pine bow Votives There’s nothing like candles flickering in the snow at Christmastime in Sweden; until you wish you could bring that snowy ambience inside. Welcome to DAY 1 in the 4th Annual Creative Calendar. I’ve had this idea in the back of my mind forever and can’t believe I didn’t take
It’s the time of the year to transform our surroundings and to add the magic of the season. These Winter Wonderland Gift Boxes can be made to create an advent calendar, personalise gift giving or would make a fun project for kids.
8 Snowman Projects for Kids! Snowman decorations, Snowman kids activities, Ballerina Snowmen, Snowmen holiday decorations, Snowman party decor or Snowmen, just because.