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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...

Home and Interior

Create fine art on glitter canvas

With Anna and Clara’s sparkling glitter canvas, you can conjure up personal and festive art pieces that will be an eye-catcher on the wall. You can add everything from abstract brushstrokes and motifs to sweet and fun children’s art, Anna tells. List of materials for this DIY project: Glitter canvas...

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...

Home and Interior

Make personal and decorative storage boxes

Personalise the children’s room with their own decorations on the practical storage boxes. Using the sisters’ stencils, you are well on your way to creating exciting designs in the children’s favourite colours. List of materials for this DIY project: Wooden storage boxes Acrylic paint Sponge Paint brush Stencil Tape, optionally...

Home and Interior

Learn how to make fun papier mâché wall decorations

Anna enjoys how the wall decorations add something different to the wall. She suggests that you let the fun and decorative wall decorations adorn the children’s room or break with the traditional photo wall. Furthermore, you can learn how to mix papier mâché in the video. List of materials for...

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...

Stationery

Make a photo book for joyous memories

With the sisters’ photo book, it will be easy to relive special memories. “The photo book will certainly also arouse joy as a Christmas present,” Anna tells. She suggests that you let your child fill the book with photos, drawings and lovely finds, thus creating a personalised gift for, for...

Party and Decoration

How to make colourful snakes for Halloween

Let the children help with this year’s Halloween decorations. Print Anna's template with swirled snakes, gather the family to decorate them and make it a cosy family time to prepare for the season’s festivities. You can print the template here: Download Download Did you like this post? – please do...

Party and Decoration

How to make decorative and ‘dangerous’ boxes for Halloween festivities

The boxes can both contain tasteful treats for your guests, be used for storing collected sweets and as a fun part of the table setting. Warm up for Halloween by letting the little ones make their own monsters of reused cardboard boxes. List of materials for this DIY project: Reused...

Food and Recipes

Make tasty dumplings

Discover the wonders of the Asian cuisine, just like the sisters. Dumplings are a fun starting point and once you get the gear in order, it is a fairly easy project to take on. You can either fry the dumplings or steam and deep-fry them, depending on what you find...

Home and Interior

Decorate windows and interiors with chalk pens

Anna enjoys decorating the home with chalk pens that are applicable on several surfaces, such as glass, plastic and metal. The pen is not permanent and can be easily removed with a moist cloth. You can print both templates here: Download Download You can print both templates here: Download Download...

Food and Recipes

Host a children’s birthday party with no added sugar

There are many ways to create a festive birthday table which does not need added sugars. Use sweet cookie cutters to cut fruits, make fruit skewers using the sisters’ reusable straws or create an appetising ice-cream cone of fresh fruits and natural banana waffles. Did you like this post? –...

Food and Recipes

Tasty and easy-made Madeleine cakes

The sisters’ silicone baking mould and baking mix for Madeleine cakes make it easy to bake the sweet creations. Decorate the cakes with icing sugar and organic lemon zest. List of materials for this DIY project: Silicone baking mould for Madeleine cakes Baking mix for Madeleine cakes Organic lemon Icing...

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