DIY wood bead garland

I've loved the use of wood beads that have started to pop up in handmade and lifestyle products. Wanting to bring a touch of...

23rd day of Christmas crafts: advent candle

During the holiday season in Denmark every store carries advent candles. We currently have one single advent candle for every day leading up to...

Holiday gifts wall art with washi and giveaway (closed)

Lately, I've been experimenting with washi tape--I jumped on the bandwagon a bit later than everyone else--so I was thrilled when I heard about...
DIY felt and pom pom holly Christmas wreath

DIY Felt Holly Wreath

by contributor Kathleen Ballos of Snowdrop and Co Browsing vintage items on Etsy is a never-ending source of inspiration for me. You really never know...
Printable St. Lucia crown

Day 2: Printable St. Lucia crown

We've got a strong adoration for all things Scandinavian, as you might have caught on. Somehow they manage to execute folk, modern, minimalist, and...

Celebrating Santa Lucia

Santa Lucia (pronounced Loo-CEE-uh in Scandinavia...what is it here???) ) is December 13th and to celebrate I teamed up with the magical forces of...
Crepe Paper Christmas Tree Cake Topper

Crepe Paper Christmas Tree Cake Topper

During the holiday season, you can always expect to bake at least two times more than you do normally, am I right? Between Christmas...

Christmas!

Last day of the product announcements!You know I want nothing less than winter to come, but I suppose it will happen whether I allow...
Paper Holiday Greenery

Paper Holiday Greenery Gift Toppers

Chances are you’ll wrap more presents this month than you have this whole year! The House That Lars Built is here to make sure...

Holiday gift guide: my wishlist

  Ahh! Trying to narrow my entire Pinterest board of 26,000 pins into one 20 and under list. Impossible. Here's my own personal wishlist for...

Gift Guide: $25 and under

How's your holiday shopping going? For once, I took advantage of Black Friday and bought some essential items I've been eyeing throughout the year....

DIY Ceramic bells

I've seen a lot of ceramic bells lately, especially on Instagram at the homes of some really inspiring and creative people. So I thought...