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A floral composition creation process 2


And my floral composition is taking shape step by step, here you can see which flowers and leaves I selected, and how I was creating a composition that I will then use for the mural of Freja’s bedroom. One of the walls of her bedroom is in its highest point 4.50 meters (14.8 feet) , i.e. a huge white wall…

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A floral composition creation process 1


I’m an indecisive person and I’m still thinking about how to make the mural in Freja’s bedroom. All I know is that there will be flowers, plants and maybe butterflies. The color palette is also selected from the inspiration board that I did a few weeks ago. And last week Alexandra wrote here on the blog about floral wallpaper, which…

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My illustrations: Peruvian animals inspo again


A few months ago, thinking about how to decorate Thiago’s bedroom, I started looking for cute animals illustrations inspired by the Peruvian fauna. I think I am obsessed with them or check at the mural I painted in Freja’s bedroom. I searched through social networks and several well-known crafts pages, but I did not find what I was looking for.…

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Girl bedroom moodboard – boho decor


Since we are soon to buy the new bed for Freja, it is time to redecorate her bedroom and move some furniture to what Thiago’s bedroom will be. As Freja grows, her interests change too. For example, before she used her little table a lot, while now prefers to use the dining table to draw or paint. Instead, her tipi…

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Inspiration moodboard: Denmark


When I think of Denmark, Scandinavian design comes to my mind, its architecture, its white sand beaches and blue sea, its Nordic light so different from the light of Peru, where we are so close to the Equator line. Its long shadows in winter, its longs sunrises and twilights in beautiful red, pink and orange colors. Its summers of white…

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Decorating my baby´s nursery room


If you read the previous post about how I made Freja’s nursery room mural, you will know that we had red closet and curtains. For that reason, I looked for a combination of colors that included the red color and was also unisex style. I put together on a mood board the colors, the illustrations I had in mind to…

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How I made Freja´s nursery room mural


​For my little Freja I prepared her nursery room as best I could, and for a moment I thought about using wallpaper for one of the walls. I was looking for something inspired by animals from the Peruvian jungle, but I did not find any exactly what I had in mind. So I decided to do it myself, by putting…

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How Peru colors inspire me


​It is 7 years living far from my country Peru, I miss almost everything starting with my family, friends and the delicious food, the great view and smell of the Pacific Ocean, my papaya juice at breakfast, Sunday breakfasts, etc, etc. Among the things I do not miss: the traffic of Lima, the gray sky of Lima except in summer,…

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