Christmas, DIY, Gift ideas, Home decor

DIY Luxury Christmas Ornaments and Eve’s Activities

What are your plans tonight? Are you going to read A Christmas Carol and drink hot cocoa? Are you watching Love Actually or While you were sleeping for the tenth time in a row? I am going to wear a Christmas sweater (but not an ugly one, just cozy and shiny), eat a lot of… Continue reading DIY Luxury Christmas Ornaments and Eve’s Activities

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Easy DIY Gifts for a quick Christmas

My mom taught me the foresight trick: always keep some small presents during Christmastime, because you don't know who's gonna visit. There always is someone who brings something and makes you feel guilty because you didn't think about them! Actually, this works throughout the whole year. Things you must have around during this period: candles, ribbon, felt, hot… Continue reading Easy DIY Gifts for a quick Christmas

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DIY Old Book Photo Frame

It's time to start Christmas diys. This is a gift I actually made for my parents' 45th anniversary a couple of years ago, but photo crafts can be a lovely present during Christmastime. I used a real vintage photo, but if you want to turn a picture in black and white, this is a wonderful photoshop tutorial for… Continue reading DIY Old Book Photo Frame

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DIY Christmas candles

Let's start with Christmas decorations... These candles are rustic and a bit cheerful: the burlap bag is embellished with dark green raffia and felt roses with two tiny pearls, for a touch of shiny and a touch of colour - but not too much. Iniziamo con le decorazioni di Natale.. Queste candele sono rustiche e frizzanti:… Continue reading DIY Christmas candles

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Autumn book list – Part 5/6

There's nothing like the first days of Autumn to push us towards a good book, curled up on the couch next to the cat. A cup of tea in our hands, looking out of the window at the world, transformed from a gloomy day, suddenly feeling the aroma of the earth, of chestnuts on the fire,… Continue reading Autumn book list – Part 5/6

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Autumn book list – Part 4/6

There's nothing like the first days of Autumn to push us towards a good book, curled up on the couch next to the cat. A cup of tea in our hands, looking out of the window at the world, transformed from a gloomy day, suddenly feeling the aroma of the earth, of chestnuts on the fire,… Continue reading Autumn book list – Part 4/6

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Libri da leggere in autunno – Parte 4/6

Non c'è niente come l'arrivo dell'autunno a spingerci verso un buon libro, accoccolati sul divano accanto al gatto. Una tazza di tè calda fra le mani per guardare dalla finestra il mondo trasformato da una giornata uggiosa, sentendo all'improvviso l'aroma della terra, delle castagne sul fuoco, del fumo, di zenzero e cannella e anche delle lapidi più… Continue reading Libri da leggere in autunno – Parte 4/6

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Autumn book list – Part 3/6

There's nothing like the first days of Autumn to push us towards a good book, curled up on the couch next to the cat. A cup of tea in our hands, looking out of the window at the world, transformed from a gloomy day, suddenly feeling the aroma of the earth, of chestnuts on the fire,… Continue reading Autumn book list – Part 3/6

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Libri da leggere in autunno – Parte 3/6

Non c'è niente come l'arrivo dell'autunno a spingerci verso un buon libro, accoccolati sul divano accanto al gatto. Una tazza di tè calda fra le mani per guardare dalla finestra il mondo trasformato da una giornata uggiosa, sentendo all'improvviso l'aroma della terra, delle castagne sul fuoco, del fumo, di zenzero e cannella e anche delle lapidi più… Continue reading Libri da leggere in autunno – Parte 3/6

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Autumn Book List – Part 2/6

There's nothing like the first days of Autumn to push us towards a good book, curled up on the couch next to the cat. A cup of tea in our hands, looking out of the window at the world, transformed from a gloomy day, suddenly feeling the aroma of the earth, of chestnuts on the fire,… Continue reading Autumn Book List – Part 2/6