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Christmas and Holidays

How to create beautiful Christmas ornaments from reused cardboard

“Save a cardboard box and get out yarn, paint and beads,” Anna encourages. Thus, you have everything needed to create these fine Christmas ornaments which will embellish winter branches as well as the Christmas tree. List of materials for this DIY project: Cardboard from a cardboard box Yarn in different...

Christmas and Holidays

Create charming Christmas ornaments from polymer clay

With this simple technique, you can create fun patterns and motifs in the sisters’ polymer clay and cut out small Christmas ornaments for decorating gifts or hanging on the Christmas tree. Polymer clay is easy and soft to work with, and when baked in the oven, it hardens and becomes...

Christmas and Holidays Gift Wrapping

How to wrap this year’s Christmas presents

Here, Anna shares three different ideas for personal and creative wrapping of this year’s Christmas presents. Learn more in the video and experience both the personal, the classic and the soft gift wrapping. List of materials for this DIY project: A picture Decoration paper Glitter paper Pipe cleaner Ribbon Gift-wrapping...

Christmas and Holidays

Create a Christmas landscape with the family

Anna finds that it is a wonderful Christmas tradition for the entire family to build a Christmas landscape. She encourages you to combine old Christmas decorations with new elements that will form a cosy and snow-filled Christmas fairytale with snow, elves, animals and angels. List of materials for this DIY...

Christmas and Holidays

Create personal gifts with porcelain pens

Using the sisters’ porcelain pens, the whole family can take part in creating personal Christmas gifts. It takes no more than a selection of porcelain bowls and cups, the sisters’ special pens for the occasion and a regular oven before you can embark upon this creative project, Anna tells. Clara...

Christmas and Holidays

Create personal candles with decorations

Use the sisters’ pens for decorating candles, thus transforming regular candles to small, graceful and personal pieces of art or to Advent candles, as Anna has done here. She is also fond of including the candles when making personalised host gifts. Remember that you can always find candles in an...

Christmas and Holidays

Create fine gift bags for Christmas presents

Using iron-on labels, embroidery yarn and the sisters’ gift bags in a heavy cotton quality, you can conjure the finest gift bags. The beautifully decorated and personal gift bags can be used year after year, and are therefore worth the effort, if you ask the sisters. Anna also suggests using...

Christmas and Holidays

Make a personalised Christmas gift bag for advent gifts

Do as Anna would and use stencils and pens to personalise the gift bag for this year’s Advent gifts. The Christmas gift bag is both a decorative way to store the gifts as well as a sweet detail in the home during December. With the checkboxes, the receiver can even...

Christmas and Holidays

Make a cosy Advent candle decoration for Christmas

Become inspired to create a lovely decoration that highlights the special Christmas spirit. At the same time, the whole family will be able to follow how the Advent candle slowly counts the days until Christmas Eve. List of materials for this DIY project: Advent candle Plate Clay Wire Ribbon Small...

Christmas and Holidays

Create a personal and pretty Advent decoration

December is drawing nearer, and therefore, Anna has been busy creating this year’s Advent decoration. For this, she has used the sisters’ decorative ornaments, together with elements gathered with nature. List of materials for this DIY project: Anna and Clara’s porcelain Advent candleholder Four candles Wire Acorns with glitter Dried...

Christmas and Holidays

DIY – Easter decorations for the entire family

Lovely spring chicks and adorable Easter bunnies, Anna is creating both by means of yarn and cardboard, and you can easily make your own. Use them as place cards, to hang in your home or something else entirely. You can print the template here: Download  Did you like this post?...

Christmas and Holidays Food and Recipes

Make sweet bunny buns for the Easter table

Surprise your guests with small bunny buns for the Easter table. This is a DIY project ideal to make together with children, making you able to transform dough into sweet animals together – and with Søstrene Grene’s organic baking mix for bread and baguette, the project does not require great...

Christmas and Holidays

Make Easter baskets with recycled materials

Reuse juice cartons and turn them into Easter baskets that can be filled with sweet Easter treats. The basket is both a fine gift idea and an alternative to the traditional Easter egg. This is a fun and creative DIY project for larger children who will enjoy drawing, cutting, painting...

Christmas and Holidays Food and Recipes

Surprise with home-made chocolate egg

Venture into the art of chocolate and send a loving thought to someone you hold dear with a home-made chocolate egg. The sisters’ chocolate mould for the occasion makes it easy to create a whole egg – and remember that you can find both white, milk and dark chocolate at...

Christmas and Holidays

Relive good memories from 2018

Decorate your New Year’s table with small reflection cards that bring memories of all the fun and joyful moments the past year has offered. The cards can get good talks going and are an opportunity to relive great memories, Clara believes. You can print the template here: Download Did you...

Christmas and Holidays

Place cards with multiple functions

The elegant place cards can help your guests keep track of their wine glasses throughout a festive New Year’s Eve party. They embellish the table, and according to Clara, they are also very practical. You can print the template here: Download Did you like this post? – please do not...

Christmas and Holidays

A festive feature for the New Year’s table

This year, you can make your New Year’s table setting personal with small table favours for every guest. Anna has filled them with masks and streamers, but you can fill them with exactly what you think your guests would prefer. You can print the template here: Download Did you like...

Christmas and Holidays

Wonderful Christmas to-dos for children

Anna has created a Christmas list with practical and cosy tasks for children, so the wait for Christmas will seem shorter. Find the Christmas to-do list here: Download Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Christmas and Holidays

Personal New Year’s hats for children

Keep the little ones occupied at the New Year’s table by letting them colour and decorate their own New Year’s hats. Find the template here: Download Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Christmas and Holidays

Gift-wrapping idea

Have a look at the video in which Anna demonstrates how you can make beautiful, large stars that may be used as gift-wrapping decorations or Christmas ornaments. You can add beads to the final stars, if you want. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share...

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