Christmas hearts to decorate the tree

Christmas hearts to decorate the tree: a Danish tradition


The braided Christmas hearts are a tradition in Denmark to decorate the Christmas tree. They can be made from different materials, from paper to crochet. Until now I don’t pass from the paper, but there are so many varieties each more beautiful than the other. What are the Christmas hearts? They are two cut pieces that when they are interlaced,…

boho gifts for a decor lover

Scandiboho gift ideas for decor lovers


Nothing like having the house beautiful and ready to receive our guests and family. And if, in addition, you are a decoration lover, every detail in your home reflects your personality and unique style. That´s the reason, I bring you today some gift ideas for when someone asks for your wish list or if you want to give a gift…

Making our first Advent calendar

Making our first Advent calendar


The last time we went to the forest, I picked up some branches to make the shape of a tree as an Advent calendar. In addition to that, I needed to buy string, and look for the drill that is in the garage. But a few days later I went to the supermarket and I found the Christmas tree ready!…

My husband helped to make our Christmas decoration 06

Christmas decoration: a family tradition


After a walk in the forest, we picked up almost everything what we needed to make our Christmas decoration. For the base we used a large branch that fell from a tree, moss, pinecones and branches of our pines. But if you do not have the possibility to get natural materials, you can always get them at any craft store.…

Burgundy color as heart of the design of an apartment 01

Burgundy color as heart of the design of an apartment


I’m sure I already told you about how much I love the eclectic style, but did you know that I’m a super fan of burgundy color? It fascinates me! It is a color that brings a sense of elegance to any look. And in this apartment it was chosen as the protagonist in one of the walls of the room,…

Jolly Christmas Advent calendars for the countdown 04

Jolly Christmas Advent calendars for the countdown


Christmas is coming! There are only 30 days, 19 hours, 9 minutes and 30 seconds left for Christmas Eve and I bring you a very original and above all, fun way to wait for Christmas as a family: I am talking about an Advent calendar. You do not know what it is? Let me explain you, an Advent calendar is…

My small Christmas findings in the thrift store 03

My small Christmas findings in the thrift store


Since I live in Denmark, I have not had as much excitement to decorate for Christmas as now with two little children that understand much better what is going on. And they love to see the lights, the elves, that chubby gentleman with mustache, the gingerbread houses, well we adults love all this. And let’s not talk about the Christmas…

A mix of styles in just one apartment 07

A mix of styles in one apartment


If there is something that I love as much as the bohemian style, it is the eclectic style. Being able to give you the freedom to mix different styles, cultures, colors and textures in a decoration, gives you as a result a very beautiful and above all original style, because it is your own mix: the eclectic style. Lately we…