Soup of the Day and Some Crafts

Beautiful thinks sometimes just happen – you know it better than me. The tomato soup I was making the other day was infused by the deep purple of seaweed. The purple crocheted ring I did as a sample trying new yarn, worked well as a bracelet for my daughter, while decorated with wooden beads. Then … Continue reading

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! Let it be the reason to have a lovely day and a great evening! Always cherish your loved ones! Here are few of my recently finished crocheting for that occasion:  

Etsy Shop Reopened!

Everybody’s welcomed to my shop on Etsy! Finally reopened! Some new items and SALES! More items to come soon! Get extra 10% off with a coupon code EXTRA10  

Iceland Independence Day and Icelandic Nacional Costume

It was a holiday on Monday in Iceland – Iceland Independence Day and we spent almost all the day downtown Reykjavik, participating in the parade, listening to the concert, relaxing on the grass (though it was just around  +10° C (50° F), cloudy and showers sometimes), eating candy floss and jumping the inflatable castles. Some … Continue reading

Knitting Forever

I am constantly knitting something. I love knitting it just takes long time for me to finish something. Finally I finished the sweater for my daughter that supposed to be for the last summer. It still fits – what a relief! One small thing left – the zipper. It supposed to be buttons but my … Continue reading

Bjúgnakrækir And Some Christmas Sewing

Bjúgnakrækir or Sausage-Swiper came last night! He is steeling sausages that are hanged for smoking. In all schools and kindergartens in Iceland there are Icelandic sausages – bjugas served for lunch today. Kids love it and it makes Bjúgnakrækir one of the most beloved Yule Lads. Here is the costume of monkey that I made … Continue reading

I have been knitting . . .

All my knitting is going long: it takes some time to finish a piece. Probably it is because of the other 4-5 project running at the same time. I can not help it – that is who I am. So the dress is finished. I love to design the clothes even if I must admit … Continue reading

Chrocheting Orders

I was busy working on few crocheting orders. Do you remember the canvas bag above ? I have sold it at the crafts market of Fest Of Nations. A girlfriend of happy customer also wanted the same one  so the twin brother of sold one is ready too. I had some ides for small bags … Continue reading

Sneak Peek – New Collection of Canvas Bags

All this week I am working on a new collection of canvas bags for the crafts market of Fest of Nations that will be hold on Saturday, the 12th of May in the Town hall of Reykjavik. Everybody is welcomed! For those who could not make it – I will post a report about it … Continue reading

Iceland: Stylish and Lovely

I just came across the nice description of  “Little Place Called Iceland” on a web page of lovely e-shop Story North . Story North is established by Icelandic-English interior designer Samantha Ósk Denidóttir. Do check their blog. One more lovely think from Iceland: this year Eurovision song video: Greta Salóme & Jónsi – Never forget – … Continue reading