thank you, that you are there

It’s hard to believe….it’s been 2 years now, that my blog went live….2 years! At the beginning, I worried if I would be able to keep up that long…..if it might become a burden. There were times where it was more difficult and others were it was more easy….as you know, our hobby and also blogging takes time. Time, which…

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Easter bunnies in stop motion

Recently, I came across stop motion videos…love the principle and thought that I might be able to do this as well…move something minimalistic, take photos, and make a video out of them. Is it really that easy? Did some research…you need 10-15 photos per second…that still sounds easy. In the video, that means that every…

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paper ring

 There was a time where I could not go outside without wearing a ring….and it had to fit to my outfit…we are all a bit crazy sometimes 🙂 During that time, I saw a ring on pinterest which was a stack of paper. Unfortunately, I do not find the link anymore. I wanted to have…

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gift bag for secret st. nicholas

Here in Germany we celebrate St. Nicholas on December 6th. Good children get something from St. Nicholas, a little present, nuts, apples, and mandarins and bad children get the birch from Servant Rupert….in my whole life, Servant Rupert never was active, he was only used to make children behave good. I took part in the…

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paper lantern

In case you follow me on instagram, you might have seen that I was at the christmas-workshop of Birgit (papiertapir) and AnnCa (flying fawn). They presented a project which I really liked: a christmas lantern. I love how the light shimmers differently through the embossed vellum. It fits great to 1st advent and the stormy-rainy-weather…

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shared shopping: neat & tangled

It happens relatively often to me, that I see some wonderful scrap material which is only available in the US. With an order there, in case the shop ships to overseas, I end up with large shipping costs, sometimes the need to go to the customs, and also pay custom fees. This fact often ends…

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