Happy birthday!

Yesterday was my birthday. I love birthdays. And I love parties. So I thought it would be nice to whip up a few party ideas… Doily garland with matching juice dispensers, sweet little pom-pom topped cupcakes (link to the DIY and also… where to buy them on Etsy), a ta-da-da-daa birthdaycake and the cutest party invitations. … Continue reading

Knitting is the new yoga

…and so it’s what I’ve been doing this Winter (among other things). I’ve just opened my Etsy store, Butter my Toast. Scarves for the last Winter days and those chilly Spring nights.  

Yellow

Lately on my Pinterest…. things in yellow:   Necklaces by unknown brand  , dot cup by Camilla Engdahl, beautifully wrapped presents by  Leslie Shewring and amazing shoes from Schutz.   Repurposed toy planter by the Plaid Pigeon. Ceramic pig planter by  Fruitfly Pie ceramics (yes, I’ve been slightly obsessed with cute containers for tiny plants), ice cream cupcakes by Martha Stewart, … Continue reading

cheer me up stuff

Today, another of my super-talented-friends: Susana Carvalho, the girl behind The Mesh. Amazing colorfully happy accessories to cheer up any rainy day. The  Mesh recriates Portuguese thecnics in contemporary pieces with singular mood, favorite colors and personal vices. During the day, she is an architect – check out Neonzeroseis.

made in Andalucía

My lovely and talented friend Rosa Granados just opened an etsy store with her original drawings. Find out what happens when hot spanish blood mixes with Amsterdam’s rainy and exciting scene.