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Home and Interior

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:

Home and Interior

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....

Accessories

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...

Accessories

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...

Home and Interior

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...

Accessories

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...

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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...

Accessories

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...

Accessories

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...

Home and Interior

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...

Home and Interior

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...

Accessories

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,...

Home and Interior

DIY – Cloud in felt

Anna made a little pink cloud for a present. If you would like to make your own little cloud, you can see Anna's guide here. Materials: 2 x A4 Felt (Anna´s cloud is two-coloured) Embroider thread Sewing thread Cushion filling or wadding Anna's recipe: Print a template of the cloud...

Accessories

DIY – Blanket for a doll with Granny Squares

Anna is makig Granny Squares for a little doll blanket. You can find a DIY (in Danish) on Granny Squares here. Anna´s blanket measures approx. 40 x 35 cm. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Christmas and Holidays

DIY – Decorate a Christmas branch with baubles

Find a branch in your garden or in the woods and decorate it with Christmas ornaments. Let yourself be inspired by Anna & Clara’s video. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Christmas and Holidays

DIY – Christmas star with silk ribbons

Decorate your white living room walls with a beautiful star made of silk ribbon. See how in Søstrene Grene's video. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

Christmas and Holidays

DIY – Advent candle decoration

A Christmas decoration does not need to be complicated to make. Take a look at Anna and Clara’s video and get inspiration on how you easily can create your own elegant Christmas decoration. Did you like this post? – please do not hesitate to share it with your friends:

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