21st day of Christmas crafts: santa party hat

how to photograph yourself in the mirror? not in focus!Really great view of the painted-over 3 layers of wallpaper.Still not centered but at least...

20th day of Christmas crafts: Bicycle wreath

I needed a little va-va-va voom to my boring bicycle so I took some Christmas greenery and wired it around to form a wreath....

19th day of Christmas crafts

My latest DIY for Oh Happy Day is up. This time, Ferm Living's beautiful wallpapers are repurposed as gift bags. Check out the instructions...

16th day of Christmas crafts: Snowflake jar toppers

Last night we made homemade condiments with some friends. Last year it was holiday cookies and this year holiday condiments and funny enough, probably...

15th day of Christmas crafts: Spinners

I found this little vintage party supply shop in Copenhagen a few months ago selling these little spinners (above left). The owner explained that...

14th day of Christmas crafts: Swedish oranges

Remember the American Girl dolls? Now they're all Mattel and flashy, but when I was 10 they were simple and classy. Kirsten, the Swedish...

13th day of Christmas Crafts: berries & wreaths

I was working on another project this past weekend and I needed a bunch of berries for a shoot. They've just been sitting around...

12th day of Christmas crafts: Scrooged

Let me start off my saying that I have not turned Scrooge this year by any means. In fact, I think I could be...

9th day of Christmas Crafts: Flapper trees

I found some papier mâché cones at a little shop back in November and have been trying to figure out what to do with...

2nd day of Christmas crafts: Candy lights

For this month's DIY project for Oh Happy Day I tapped into my my mom's endless artistic reservoir again and remembered how one year...

1st Day of Christmas Crafts: DIY glitter trees

Happy first of December! In Denmark, the 24 days prior to Christmas are usually celebrated with advent calendars (check out Oh Happy Day for...