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Day 28: Spring in coming!

Wow, what a journey this month was! It was quite a challenge, but I enjoyed every minute of it! :) Today I made more spring trinkets for a special order for spring! I really like how everybody starts getting ready

martisor5

Day 28: Spring in coming!

Wow, what a journey this month was! It was quite a challenge, but I enjoyed every minute of it! :) Today I made more spring trinkets for a special order for spring! I really like how everybody starts getting ready

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Day 27: Flowery cardigan

These days I’m all about embellishing and adding new touches to some of my clothes – let’s call it the spring itch! :) Yesterday I started working on pretty organza flowers and today I managed to sew them onto a

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Day 27: Flowery cardigan

These days I’m all about embellishing and adding new touches to some of my clothes – let’s call it the spring itch! :) Yesterday I started working on pretty organza flowers and today I managed to sew them onto a

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Day 26: Organza flowers

Today I made a bunch of organza flowers – they turned out quite pretty and delicate. I plan to use them to embellish a cardigan, I’ll show you the result tomorrow. :)

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Day 26: Organza flowers

Today I made a bunch of organza flowers – they turned out quite pretty and delicate. I plan to use them to embellish a cardigan, I’ll show you the result tomorrow. :)

beaucoup d'amour

Day 25: Beaucoup D’amour necklace

I started the week by doing some research for new pieces of jewelry and working on some new designs. So far, I made this lovely necklace – I just love the beautiful beads. I’ve had them for some time and

beaucoup d'amour

Day 25: Beaucoup D’amour necklace

I started the week by doing some research for new pieces of jewelry and working on some new designs. So far, I made this lovely necklace – I just love the beautiful beads. I’ve had them for some time and

Crepes

Day 24: Crêpes

Today I made crepes. Sure, they aren’t necessarily something creative, but they were delicious. :)

Crepes

Day 24: Crêpes

Today I made crepes. Sure, they aren’t necessarily something creative, but they were delicious. :)

fabric hearts

Day 23: Fabric hearts

Saturdays are always busy days, so I only got to post today what I made yesterday. It’s these pretty Ikea fabric hearts that I made for our bedroom. I plan to hang them by the closet knobs and later make

fabric hearts

Day 23: Fabric hearts

Saturdays are always busy days, so I only got to post today what I made yesterday. It’s these pretty Ikea fabric hearts that I made for our bedroom. I plan to hang them by the closet knobs and later make

Buds and earrings

Day 22: Spring buds hair pins

Oh boy, it’s 22nd of February already! Time does fly :) Today, I made these very cute polymer clay buds and used them to make new hair pins for my shop. While I started working, I made a pair of

Buds and earrings

Day 22: Spring buds hair pins

Oh boy, it’s 22nd of February already! Time does fly :) Today, I made these very cute polymer clay buds and used them to make new hair pins for my shop. While I started working, I made a pair of

lemon curd and scones

Day 21: Scones and lemon curd

Today I baked and spent a little bit of time in the kitchen. Sometimes, like today, I really get in the mood of baking or cooking, but mostly baking. It was about time – I finally got to make scones.

lemon curd and scones

Day 21: Scones and lemon curd

Today I baked and spent a little bit of time in the kitchen. Sometimes, like today, I really get in the mood of baking or cooking, but mostly baking. It was about time – I finally got to make scones.

diy bobby pins

Day 20:Button bobby pins

I really like bobby pins and lately I find myself wearing them almost daily. Besides their very functional and practical purpose, it’s always welcome when pins add a little bit of color and style to your hair, right? Having this

diy bobby pins

Day 20:Button bobby pins

I really like bobby pins and lately I find myself wearing them almost daily. Besides their very functional and practical purpose, it’s always welcome when pins add a little bit of color and style to your hair, right? Having this

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Day 19: New earring on the block

The last couple of days turned out to be quite busy – finishing projects, getting ready for new ones, making lovely things. Add to that the work around the house and there you have it – a full schedule! Don’t

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Day 19: New earring on the block

The last couple of days turned out to be quite busy – finishing projects, getting ready for new ones, making lovely things. Add to that the work around the house and there you have it – a full schedule! Don’t

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Day 18: Finishing touches

I’m posting today yesterday’s thing as it was quite a busy day. I worked on packaging some gifts and orders and adding some finishing touches to the spring trinkets.

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Day 18: Finishing touches

I’m posting today yesterday’s thing as it was quite a busy day. I worked on packaging some gifts and orders and adding some finishing touches to the spring trinkets.

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Day 17: Pink loveliness necklace

Today I made a pretty, very lady-like necklace. I used porcelain beads, seashell pearls, Swarovski pink crystals and gold plated chain. I really like the way it turned out, but the photo is not the best as I only got

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Day 17: Pink loveliness necklace

Today I made a pretty, very lady-like necklace. I used porcelain beads, seashell pearls, Swarovski pink crystals and gold plated chain. I really like the way it turned out, but the photo is not the best as I only got

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Day 16: Brownie

Saturdays are lovely days, but often quite busy. Today, I made brownie..it was easy and quick and I still had the time to watch some new episodes of our favorite tv series and go to the night flea market and

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Day 16: Brownie

Saturdays are lovely days, but often quite busy. Today, I made brownie..it was easy and quick and I still had the time to watch some new episodes of our favorite tv series and go to the night flea market and

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Day 15: A bracelet and earrings

Whenever I use soft shades of pink for making romantic accessories I think of that lovely and soft morning light and imagine all the lovely things I could do if I were a morning person. :) A girl can dream!

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Day 15: A bracelet and earrings

Whenever I use soft shades of pink for making romantic accessories I think of that lovely and soft morning light and imagine all the lovely things I could do if I were a morning person. :) A girl can dream!

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Sweets, flowers and love

Celebrating love is cool. Also, I think we don’t do it often enough, but just like everything else, if we want it to happen we can make it happen without any other reason than the fact that we are in

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Sweets, flowers and love

Celebrating love is cool. Also, I think we don’t do it often enough, but just like everything else, if we want it to happen we can make it happen without any other reason than the fact that we are in

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Day 13: More spring trinkets

Trinkets once again. Yesterday I received the bronze and silver bases and I started working on some new spring trinkets. I took the pictures right before baking them (they are made with polymer clay) and when they are ready they’ll

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Day 13: More spring trinkets

Trinkets once again. Yesterday I received the bronze and silver bases and I started working on some new spring trinkets. I took the pictures right before baking them (they are made with polymer clay) and when they are ready they’ll

Flowers and tags

Day 12: Chiffon flower and tags

It snowed the entire day, today. Outside it’s quiet and all covered in white as it is only in winter time. I made this chiffon flower today and printed and cut out some round tags for my spring trinkets.

Flowers and tags

Day 12: Chiffon flower and tags

It snowed the entire day, today. Outside it’s quiet and all covered in white as it is only in winter time. I made this chiffon flower today and printed and cut out some round tags for my spring trinkets.

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Day 11: Quick&Lovely Wreath

It’s been a very busy Monday, with lots of stuff to do, but fortunately I found the time to put together today’s project: a very easy and quick wreath. I decorated with a ceramic deer, three plastic mushrooms and lace

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Day 11: Quick&Lovely Wreath

It’s been a very busy Monday, with lots of stuff to do, but fortunately I found the time to put together today’s project: a very easy and quick wreath. I decorated with a ceramic deer, three plastic mushrooms and lace

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Day 10: Ginger Lemonade

Although it’s winter time, it was such a lovely sunny day I got in the mood for some lemonade. It’s fresh, full of vitamins and  delicious. I used a little bit of freshly chopped ginger, squeezed lemons, honey and water.

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Day 10: Ginger Lemonade

Although it’s winter time, it was such a lovely sunny day I got in the mood for some lemonade. It’s fresh, full of vitamins and  delicious. I used a little bit of freshly chopped ginger, squeezed lemons, honey and water.

february love

Day 9: Paper hearts packaging

I’m pretty sure it’s obvious by now – I love hearts! Today, while preparing some jewelry pieces for delivery I decorated the glassine bags with paper doilies, hearts and ribbons. I think they turned out pretty cute.

february love

Day 9: Paper hearts packaging

I’m pretty sure it’s obvious by now – I love hearts! Today, while preparing some jewelry pieces for delivery I decorated the glassine bags with paper doilies, hearts and ribbons. I think they turned out pretty cute.

Earrings Collage

Day 8: Pretty earrings

Today I made earrings. They are my number one favorite piece of jewelry. Actually, I never leave the house without wearing a pair of earrings. I do own a lot of them, mostly handmade and it’s one of those items

Earrings Collage

Day 8: Pretty earrings

Today I made earrings. They are my number one favorite piece of jewelry. Actually, I never leave the house without wearing a pair of earrings. I do own a lot of them, mostly handmade and it’s one of those items

What a dream delight5

Day 7: A pretty bracelet

Today I made this pretty bracelet, which was a special request from a lovely client for a dear friend. Now they will both have matching bracelets with pretty heart shaped beads, Czech glass beads, brass willows and the very inspirational

What a dream delight5

Day 7: A pretty bracelet

Today I made this pretty bracelet, which was a special request from a lovely client for a dear friend. Now they will both have matching bracelets with pretty heart shaped beads, Czech glass beads, brass willows and the very inspirational

paper bags collage

Day 6: Heart shaped gift bags

For today I wanted to try something new – machine sewing paper. So I made these very cute paper bags, which are great for gift wrapping, especially for the up coming V-day. You can use them to offer something sweet

paper bags collage

Day 6: Heart shaped gift bags

For today I wanted to try something new – machine sewing paper. So I made these very cute paper bags, which are great for gift wrapping, especially for the up coming V-day. You can use them to offer something sweet

three sisters necklace

Day 5: A necklace and tulips

Outside the weather was acting crazy: rain, moody atmosphere, a little bit of sunshine, windy and then snow. Inside, it got cozy and the tulips my husband brought me, cheered the place up. No wonder I got in the mood

three sisters necklace

Day 5: A necklace and tulips

Outside the weather was acting crazy: rain, moody atmosphere, a little bit of sunshine, windy and then snow. Inside, it got cozy and the tulips my husband brought me, cheered the place up. No wonder I got in the mood

martisoare

Day 4: Spring trinkets

Spring trinkets are part of a very lovely Romanian custom – one offers a trinket as a gift to a friend on the 1st of March. It symbolizes the coming of spring, friendship and joy and the red and white twine must

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Day 4: Spring trinkets

Spring trinkets are part of a very lovely Romanian custom – one offers a trinket as a gift to a friend on the 1st of March. It symbolizes the coming of spring, friendship and joy and the red and white twine must

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Day 3: Embroidery Hoop Photo Frame

I love wall displays framed in embroidery hoops! I find them absolutely lovely and whimsical. Knowing this, it will come as no surprise that I had to try to make the embroidery hoop picture frame projects from Ruche. 1.If you

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Day 3: Embroidery Hoop Photo Frame

I love wall displays framed in embroidery hoops! I find them absolutely lovely and whimsical. Knowing this, it will come as no surprise that I had to try to make the embroidery hoop picture frame projects from Ruche. 1.If you

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Day 2: Pastel painted jars

I keep collecting glass jars and although I don’t really keep all of them, I do keep the pretty ones and try to use them for different projects. Being Saturday and all, organization is the word of the day. So

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Day 2: Pastel painted jars

I keep collecting glass jars and although I don’t really keep all of them, I do keep the pretty ones and try to use them for different projects. Being Saturday and all, organization is the word of the day. So

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Day 1: Doodling on coffee cups

It’s so exciting to be back on Thing-a-day this year! I’m looking forward for a month full of creativity, talented people and inspiration. For my first day I doodled some simple designs on a couple of coffee cups and dishes

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Day 1: Doodling on coffee cups

It’s so exciting to be back on Thing-a-day this year! I’m looking forward for a month full of creativity, talented people and inspiration. For my first day I doodled some simple designs on a couple of coffee cups and dishes

Day 29: Oreo Cupcakes and farewell

Day 29: Oreo Cupcakes and farewell

As today is kind of special with being a leap year and all + it’s a special day for me and Mr.A, something extra special was required to be made. Do you like Oreos? We looove them! This is why

Day 29: Oreo Cupcakes and farewell

Day 29: Oreo Cupcakes and farewell

As today is kind of special with being a leap year and all + it’s a special day for me and Mr.A, something extra special was required to be made. Do you like Oreos? We looove them! This is why

Day 28: Looking forward for spring

Day 28: Looking forward for spring

Yes, I too will write about how I long for sunny days, breezy but warm, the freshness in the air and the simple, yet amazing nature’s burst! I wish for long walks in the park or around the city, to

Day 28: Looking forward for spring

Day 28: Looking forward for spring

Yes, I too will write about how I long for sunny days, breezy but warm, the freshness in the air and the simple, yet amazing nature’s burst! I wish for long walks in the park or around the city, to

Day 27: Packaging pretty

Day 27: Packaging pretty

I started the day by making pretty packages for my accessories. I used simple white glassine paper bags, masking tape, lace and fabric scraps with different patterns and cut into different shapes – the most popular is the heart. I

Day 27: Packaging pretty

Day 27: Packaging pretty

I started the day by making pretty packages for my accessories. I used simple white glassine paper bags, masking tape, lace and fabric scraps with different patterns and cut into different shapes – the most popular is the heart. I

Day 26: Breakfast at Bo3mia's

Day 26: Breakfast at Bo3mia’s

Me and Mr.A, we are avid movies + TV series consumers. This is one of the reasons why we take the Oscars really seriously. We have this tradition – each year we are patiently waiting for the nominees and from

Day 26: Breakfast at Bo3mia's

Day 26: Breakfast at Bo3mia’s

Me and Mr.A, we are avid movies + TV series consumers. This is one of the reasons why we take the Oscars really seriously. We have this tradition – each year we are patiently waiting for the nominees and from

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Day 25: My spring tote

Oh boy, I finally managed to finish the tote I started working on yesterday. It was really fun, I learned a lot, but it sure was a lot of work. :) My tote has a U-shape, an interior pocket divided

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Day 25: My spring tote

Oh boy, I finally managed to finish the tote I started working on yesterday. It was really fun, I learned a lot, but it sure was a lot of work. :) My tote has a U-shape, an interior pocket divided

Day 24: Braided Handles

Day 24: Braided Handles

Today I had brunch while watching Big Bang Theory. I was in the mood for sewing a new tote, inspired by the upcoming spring. I managed only to make the braided handles, with the help of awesome PurlBee. I went

Day 24: Braided Handles

Day 24: Braided Handles

Today I had brunch while watching Big Bang Theory. I was in the mood for sewing a new tote, inspired by the upcoming spring. I managed only to make the braided handles, with the help of awesome PurlBee. I went

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Day 23: Retro with a bow

Today I’m not in the best of shapes, as a tiny virus has take over my whole system – I got a cold. Still, the Thing-a-day-extravaganza goes on and so I made this cute bow – an easy enough project

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Day 23: Retro with a bow

Today I’m not in the best of shapes, as a tiny virus has take over my whole system – I got a cold. Still, the Thing-a-day-extravaganza goes on and so I made this cute bow – an easy enough project

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Day 22: Mia’s lacy dress

I started to work on this new Mia brooch late last night, but as it was past 12. I finished it today and I really really like the result. It’s sweet and girlie as it can be, but hey that’s

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Day 22: Mia’s lacy dress

I started to work on this new Mia brooch late last night, but as it was past 12. I finished it today and I really really like the result. It’s sweet and girlie as it can be, but hey that’s

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Day 21: Coin Purse – my first ever

Today I made my first coin purse. I had the purse frame for some time now, but I guess it waited for me to be ready to try my first project with it. I love these cute coin purses and

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Day 21: Coin Purse – my first ever

Today I made my first coin purse. I had the purse frame for some time now, but I guess it waited for me to be ready to try my first project with it. I love these cute coin purses and

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Day 20: Cute owl earrings

I had a whole week planned of organizing stuff around the home and trying some projects from the latest issue of Burda magazine. Of course, things don’t always go as planned, so today I made these earrings with cute green

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Day 20: Cute owl earrings

I had a whole week planned of organizing stuff around the home and trying some projects from the latest issue of Burda magazine. Of course, things don’t always go as planned, so today I made these earrings with cute green

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Day 19: Fabric covered buttons

It’s Sunday evening already. Time does fly when you’re having fun! Today’s thing – fabric covered buttons.

TAD19 Fabric Covered Buttons2

Day 19: Fabric covered buttons

It’s Sunday evening already. Time does fly when you’re having fun! Today’s thing – fabric covered buttons.

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Day 18: Heart shaped pancakes

It’s been a busy and fun Saturday. This is why I’m posting this morning’s heart shaped breakfast late in the night, kind of the next day. I know we are over Valentine’s Day and you probably are past all things

TAD18 pancakes

Day 18: Heart shaped pancakes

It’s been a busy and fun Saturday. This is why I’m posting this morning’s heart shaped breakfast late in the night, kind of the next day. I know we are over Valentine’s Day and you probably are past all things