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Christmas and Holidays

Cut precious paper cuttings for spring

Anna has always been fond of paper cuttings, and springtime is an eternal source of inspiration to her. “Paper cutting can create wonderful moments of contemplation,” she says. Do like Anna and cut out dainty paper cuttings. You can personalise the paper cuttings with little poems or notes, or you...

Christmas and Holidays Yarn and Recipes

Knit sweet egg cosies for the Easter table

Soft-boiled eggs are a must on the Easter table, the sisters believe. For this reason, Anna has knitted these egg cosies which creates an Easter atmosphere and keeps the eggs warm at the same time. “A manageable Easter project for those fond of knitting,” Anna says. Materials: Anna and Clara’s...

Christmas and Holidays

Embellish deco eggs with precious feathers

Adorning the home with beautiful Easter eggs is a natural part of celebrating Easter. When it comes to Easter eggs, as well as other seasonal decorations, Anna has a soft spot for the homemade kind. The sisters’ deco eggs can be painted or decorated with all sorts of embellishments. In...

Christmas and Holidays Food and Recipes

How to make festive and tasty chocolates for Easter

Using Anna and Clara’s chocolate moulds, you can make sweet and delicate chocolates for your guests. To make it easy, Anna has filled the chocolates with the sisters’ lemon curd and salted caramel, but you can easily add your personal favourite flavours. “Feel free to experiment with the expression by...

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 Gift Wrapping

How to create a lovely box filled with loving words for Valentine’s Day

Do you wish to give a special person a heartwarming gift? Let Valentine’s Day be the occasion to give a creative and personal box filled with caramels and small notes with loving words and expressions. It will arouse joy with the recipient, who in time can open the sweet notes....

Christmas and Holidays

Free template for fine printable gift cards

Do you need to sort out the last of your Christmas gifts? If so, Anna will be happy to help you with this fine template for a printable gift card which will bring joy with the recipient. Follow the link, print the template and fill in the card with the...

Christmas and Holidays Home and Interior

Get a free printable 2020 calendar

Let the long wait of Christmas set the scene for a moment of ‘hygge’, where the dear little ones can decorate a calendar for the new year. The fine and personal 2020 calendar can thus also be an extra gift under the Christmas tree, if you ask Anna. Download Did...

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 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...

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