Blickfang Design Fair Hamburg: Review — decor8
Want to see some fresh design that hasn't been all over the web (yet)? Well, I had the pleasure of attending the Blickfang International Design Fair in Hamburg last Friday on opening day and found it to be so well done - beautifully curated and organized. Of course, the most important thing to me
HOW TO: PRESS BOTANICALS (a pair & a spare)
Lately I’ve noticed a resurgence of 70′s style crafts – macrame, candle making, pottery, all the things that my mum and her friends did between carafes of wine (when they weren’t out staging protests
the sum of the parts
hi gang, how was your holiday? i hope it was really long and lazy! between naps i started unwrapping my stash from last month’s trip to nice. it wasn’t till the last day that i picked …
DIY - How to press flowers with an iron | By Wilma
A little while ago I saw this idea on Pinterest: pressing flowers with an iron. Super handy when you don’t want to wait a few weeks until they are all done and dry. I decided to try it myself. And I must say: it works pretty well! Not every flower is perfect for this and some flowers needed a day or two drying after being ironed. But if you have the right flower, they are absolutely beautiful! Learn how to make pressed flowers with an iron after the jump. . . What you need for pressed…
How Well Do You Know Classic Literature?
What would we talk about? What if he just stared at me, head lolling, all day? Would I be freaked out? What if I couldn’t understand what it was he wanted?
my life in photographs
A letter to Canada from Oklahoma and hot cocoa to warm the bones. ✉✏ The empty pages in your notebook are the soil in which you can grow flowers or weeds out of stories and songs. Don't let dust and emptiness dribble here. Sing, write, wonder, repeat. I grew up being ashamed of my hands because they are small. It has taken me years to realize how wasteful it is to be ashamed of something so integral to daily living and loving. How could it be? I was ashamed of the very thing that rolls flour…
10 Unconventional Ways to Frame Art
Finding the right frame for your photos or art is an essential final step in showcasing your masterpieces. While we naturally swoon over all frames gilded and colorful, we’re currently tossing aside the conventional wood and glass display for these 10 unique ways to frame your art. From sleek magnetic strips to well-crafted and minimally constructed designs—and even a few ways to DIY ‘em—these unusual framing methods put a fun and modern spin on whatever you display.
And there will come a time you'll see, with no more tears. And love will not break you heart, but dismiss you fears. Get over your hill and see what you find there, with grace in you heart and flowers in you hair- Mumford and sons