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Food and Recipes

Recipe for protein bites

Anna loves to surprise Clara with small delights. This time Anna made a recipe for small protein bites which suits well in a lunchbox as candy on a Friday. The snacks can be varied endlessly with nuts and dried fruits. Anna also recommend adding spices such as powdered cardamom, cinnamon...


DIY – Key ring

Anna had made these key rings for Clara and herself. Now you can customize your own key ring with leather string and wooden beads. Watch the video for inspiration. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

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DIY – Decorated Wood Pegs

Anna feels that postcards and photos deserve to be displayed, so she has decorated these small wood pegs for all her memories. Watch the video for inspiration on how to diplay your favourite memories. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Gift Wrapping

DIY – Decorate small gift bags

Anna and Clara love to treat their loved ones with gifts, and this time they are wrapping them in little gift bags. Watch the video and be inspired to wrap your own presents in a creative way. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Gift Wrapping

DIY – Custom boxes with treats

Treat your loved ones with a present for the holidays. Make your own little Easter box from paper cups and make someone really happy. Play the video and be inspired. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

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DIY – Art with yarn

Make your own art with wool yarn and a photo frame. Watch the video for inspiration. Print free templates for the diamond here. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

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DIY – Colour up your tea towels

Anna has had this excellent idea to use coloured ribbons as straps for her tea towels to make them unique and interesting. Anna's recipe: Cut a piece of ribbon of approx. 15 cm. Put on the buckle and sew the ribbon together with 1 cm seam allowance Flip the ribbon...

Party and Decoration

DIY – Masquerade mask

Anna and Clara have been invited to a masquerade ball, and they have decided to create their mask themselves. In this video DIY tutorial you can learn how to create a custom carton mark with a cat theme. Glitter, paint, glue, paper, scissors and ribbon are needed for this tutorial....


DIY – Key hanger

Keep track of your keys with a DIY key hanger! Materials: Carabiner Fabric Ribbon Vlieseline Sewing machine Anna's recipe: Cut 2 x strips of fabric aprox. 6 cm x 45 cm. Cut 2 strips of vlieseline aprox.6 cm x 45 cm. Iron vlieseline on the backside of both fabric strips...


DIY – Canvas pouch with heart print

Anna wants to make customized canvas pouches for herself and Hilmer since they are perfect for lunchboxes and books. You can chose whichever colour is your favourite. Make the pouch one hundred percent your own, be it with hearts, squares or something else entirely. Anna uses a template to make...

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DIY – Patchwork with triangles

Learn how to make patchwork with Anna and Clara by following these simple steps. Materials: Patchwork fabric Template 16 x 16 x 22 cm Sewing machine Anna's recipe: Cut out a bunch of triangles Combine your triangles and sew them together two and two - right sides together Sew your...


DIY – Leg warmers for children

Learn how to knit leg warmers with Anna and Clara by following the step-by-step guide below. Materials: Needle no 5 - circular needle or double pointed needles Søstrene Grene's wool Knit with double thread K = Knit P = Purl Anna's recipe: Cast on 40 sts on needle no 5...


DIY – Cute DIY bows for your hair

Anna thinks that a cute bow can make an entire outfit. Learn how to create your own using the following steps. Cut a square e.g. 9 x 12 cm. Sew the square together lengthwise but leave a small gap half ways to turn the bow right sides out Sew the...

Party and Decoration

DIY – Creative invitations with soap bubble print

Anna is making festive decorations and invitations with bubble print, and she is excited to show you exactly how. Mix you acrylic paint with soap water and blow bubbles in the mixture with a straw. End up with a formidable result when you apply the bubbles to both the invitations...


DIY – Patchwork inspiration

Make little DIY projects out of Søstrene Grene's patchwork fabrics. MAybe your keys need a new hanger? The possibilities are never-ending. You can make either a quilted wallet, a cover for a doll, a pouch for pencils or perhaps a fruit bag. Søstrene Grene hopes that you will enjoy which...

Home and Interior

DIY – Paper collage picture frame

Anna is creating collage art for her wall, and in this DIY video, you can learn how to make it yourself. It is easy and fun to do this craft, and the end product makes a great gift. Customize your art in a photo frame for your wall by making...


DIY – Sew bean bags

Make cute bean bags for the little ones. They are easy to make and fun to play with. Anna's recipe: Cut out small squares approx. 10 x 10 cm incl. seam allowance Turn right sides together and sew around three sides leaving one side open Turn right sides outwards Fill...

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DIY – Origami cubes for hanging

Materials: Design Paper 30 x 30 cm., Twine, Scissors. Anna's recipe: Cut 4 x 30 cm strips of paper. Thread a needle Step 1: Start at one end with the white side og the paper upwards Fold a triangle by having the corners meet. Turn the paper and fold another...

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DIY – Garland made from pom-poms

Anna has made a lot of pom poms out of wool yarn which she puts on a string. The garland she will hang down from the ceiling in the guest room, where Hilmer usually stays when he visits Anna and Clara. Materials: Yarn 1 fork 1 needle Cotton string Anna's...


DIY – Hair accessories made from straws

Make cute little bows out of straws and create your own hair accessories quickly and easily. Cut the long end of the straw so you end up having just as much straw on both sides of the “bend”. Cut a slit right up to the "bend" at both ends. First,...

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