amigurumi · Art and Decoration · crafts · CROCHET · DIY present · handmade present

A special gift for the teacher.

The schools have closed, woohoo!!!! Pleasantly surprised, this year, my eldest wasn’t as impatient for summer to arrive as previous years. Her new school, schoolmates and above all, her teacher, have played a large part in her change in attitude. I felt that, to show our gratitude, a special gift was required. After a conference with my daughter and some brain racking, we… Continue reading A special gift for the teacher.

Art and Decoration · Costumes · crafts · Disney princesses · Favors · Invitations · kids crafts

An Ariel mermaid birthday party!

It has been a harsh winter. Colds, flus and stomach bugs unfortunately thrived within many households during those long winter months. Having thought we were finally rid of all those maleficent invisible creatures, with the first days of spring and the welcoming of warmer weather, I thought that my beautiful little Starshine, whose birthday was… Continue reading An Ariel mermaid birthday party!

Christmas · crafts · CROCHET · DIY present · festive season · handmade present · Χωρίς κατηγορία

A merry, festive season!

What a couple of months it has been! I have disappeared for quite a while, the truth being said, but all for good cause… Numerous friends have given birth to healthy, beautiful babies!  Joyful news is always cordially welcomed and I certainly didn’t loose the opportunity to embrace my friends’ joys. What’s more precious than a handcrafted gift specifically designed for each individual angel? Following… Continue reading A merry, festive season!

Art and Decoration · crafts · handmade present

The union of two souls

It’s always a blessing to hear of romance, passion and happiness. Even more so, when it involves dear friends and family who deserve these joys of life more than ever! The harmony of two souls united through marriage is a valuable moment to be cherished by the couple, and those around them, for the rest of their… Continue reading The union of two souls

Costumes · CROCHET · Disney princesses · Pattern · Tutorial

A ‘fairy-tale’ costume tutorial

It’s been a while! Now with the schools being closed and the temperature rising, the beach is a more appealing locale, not only for the kids but for us grown-ups as well! Blogging and crochet have been left aside for a while but I will make it up to you with this free tutorial! In a… Continue reading A ‘fairy-tale’ costume tutorial