SOLEMN SENTINELS

I have always had a passion for and fascination with the solemn sentinels that watch over us as we walk the streets of a major city. Carved in stone and marble, cast in… Continue reading

MONDAY MOOD BOARD – sick little monkeys

My two little monkeys have been passing a persistant stomach bug back and forth for a week now, like a ping-pong ball. Thankfully, ESTlers have just what they need: artmind ingermaaike knittingmette lapommevintage

MONDAY MOOD BOARD – cobalt and silver

My mind is on this out-of-this-world piece of silk I found at a small producer of silk-based fabrics. It is thin like a spider web, unbelievably soft, and the color is a vivid… Continue reading

MONDAY MOOD BOARD – helping hand

One of you EST ladies has been sharing valuable resources and advice with me over the past few days. Thank you for lending me a helping hand!! GiftsandStars                    handebilten         hueconcept                boutiqueseragun 

MONDAY MOOD BOARD – sunrise

This morning, I saw the most amazing sunrise. I was driving and couldn’t take a picture, but here is what it looked like – interpreted by EST members: bndesign                             trotalo     vaisto                              barbarix

SNOWY LYON

I want to share with you some images of Lyon with a rare snow cover. This is the coldest and snowiest it has been here in years, but it looks good on the… Continue reading

EST WEEKLY CHALLENGE

The European Street Team on http://www.etsy.com conducts a weekly challenge, where the last week’s winner chooses a theme and EST members create a piece for it. This is a wonderful way of  helping us… Continue reading

MONDAY MOOD BOARD – bliss

…finally snow in Lyon – the first real snow in 3 winters! I still can’t believe I haven’t touched a snow shovel in all this time. After all, we had  to dig our… Continue reading

BAI’S BEAUTY…

…has just arrived in the mail! I am the lucky winner of last month’s give-away by Thongbai Tatong – her beautiful multi-layered scarf – here it is: …the last photo is a little… Continue reading

MONDAY MOOD BOARD – missing snow

I miss the snow, so I have to bring it here in pictures: ‘The wicked snowman ACEO’ by  matchstickgirl ‘Nuno felt scarf’ by vilte ‘Dried flowers in the snow print’ by  IchaPhotography ‘Snow White’… Continue reading