DIY | tailored gift box

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Isn’t it always the same story? A nice present but no adequate packaging. Neither color, texture, size or even price does not fit. Here is THE solution: a bit of salvaged cardboard (admit it, you have a pile in your basement since the last time you moved), a cutter and this tutorial. You will NEVER be in this embarrassing situation again! Continue reading

DIY | Storage for spices

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This could be a beautiful idea of a gift. I brought some fresh spices from my latest travel (I definitively have to upload the pictures of this travel on the blog) and the original packaging was… how to say… it did not correspond to my taste. (Was it tactful enough? ) So I came to the idea to DIY something totally different. Here is the tutorial to custom these adorable little jars. Continue reading

Golden times

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Dear readers, I was absent here for quite a while now. But today I finally found the time to write here again! This time of the year is wonderful, in particular when the sun shines over the iced landscape every morning… love to wake up with such a beauty all around. So why not invite some winter feeling in the house? Continue reading

Wardrobe essentials

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A good friend of mine came over for the last days. As every good female friends, we spoke about outfits and so on. I think we share the same vision of fashion and we came to speak about the idea of the “capsule” wardrobe: this way, people choose to keep their wardrobe simple and limited to a few items they wear more often. Continue reading

The beauty of details

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We recently moved in a new flat and it is a great occasion to put all that decoration clutter aside. To just consider the empty space, white, pure and so restful. This is then the moment to carefully chose the pieces you want to be surrounded by. You can present them as single item, so they are highlighted and appear as unique piece of decoration. In the following selection, I took care of the details each piece owns. Continue reading

DIY Monthly organizer

I know, it is not really the time of the year when people usually search for calendars. But I moved in a new apartment at the beginning of the month and since my boyfriend and I have dissimilar life rhythms, we found necessary to own a common calendar to organize our time. I find that an a analog version, traditionally hung on the wall of the kitchen, would be perfect. This way, I made this:

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In case you were wondering what this is: a DINA3 monthly organizer. Wanna make the same? Here you go! Continue reading

Minimalistic style: 6 occasions to wear black&white

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Soon Spring will pop up with colors and funny patterns in the coming clothes collections. But I still get attracted by black & white accessories and clothes: I noticed it first as I looked at the list of my favorite items on vinted.com. So I though I could show you today how I would wear them in the everyday life, while a monochromatic style keeps being fresh and the contrary of boring. Continue reading