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Two unique techniques to dye your Easter eggs

Easter season is one of the best periods to visit south Europe. Nature is at it’s best, weather is mild, spring has sprung and Southerners know how to enjoy Easter and to be more specific I can’t really pick between Spanish Easter and Greek Easter. Good news is that I don’t have to choose because… Continue reading Two unique techniques to dye your Easter eggs

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10 Creative ways to use your doilies

We all have doilies hidden in a corner of our closet orΒ  buried deep in the bottom of a drawer. A forgotten present from a forgotten aunt, dower from our mother, or in my case my beloved grandmas’ needlework, and boy she made a lot! Colours, patterns and sizes, countless perfect doilies awaiting there for… Continue reading 10 Creative ways to use your doilies

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How to make your own Spring Bracelets

March – The beginning of Spring! Even-though being a Greek has not been a joyride lately, this time of year has always been mystical and rejoicing. The end of February and the beginning of March holds a series of celebrations and traditions which are connected with ancient pagan rituals to welcome Spring. According to these… Continue reading How to make your own Spring Bracelets

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4 cutest baby blankets – easy crochet patterns

A lot of my friends were having their first babies lately and I have been wondering around Pinterest to find some inspiration. When it comes to babies everything looks cute. I must of pinned more than 200 images with baby booties, tiny cardigans, dreamy little dresses for baby girls but what really captured me was… Continue reading 4 cutest baby blankets – easy crochet patterns

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How to make the easiest boho infinity scarf

I think I was 8 years old when my dear grandma showed me how to make chains with a hook and some yarn. I can’t even describe you how much I loved it. I made hundreds of it again and again feeling so proud for my accomplishment. Then she showed me sc stitch and dc… Continue reading How to make the easiest boho infinity scarf

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Handmade Gifts for Christmas-The Best Gesture

It’s this time of the year again. The most wonderful as they say and there is a lot of shopping going on. Shopping for last moment decoration, shopping delicacies to pamper our family and guests, but most importantly we buy presents. I Believe a good present is something that you choose with love and takes… Continue reading Handmade Gifts for Christmas-The Best Gesture