Inlägg av Mike Helander

Why Our Swedish Easter Looks Like Halloween

Easter like Halloween? Whaaaat? Here in Sweden our kids dress up as Easter witches – that’s right, I said witches – and go door to door with a basket and a handful of drawings to exchange for candy. Sound familiar? There’s a fun little expanation in this Time Magazine article – Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know […]

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What’s In My Bag?

We constantly laugh at ourselves when we realize the strange things we carry around in our bags. Today..was one of those days. (Svensk översättning längst ned) Admittedly, Mike’s purse is more like a satchel. But it’s a sure-fire workhorse, gettin’ the job done day after day. Have a look at today’s load. This is real […]

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Take Me To Church

Cue music… Hozier’s “Take Me to Church” keeps playing in my head as I flip through the photos of this glorious repurposed church – turned – home. (Svensk översättning längst ned) Sometimes it’s not the repurposed designs we put into a space. Sometimes it’s the space itself that is repurposed. Sit back and let your fantasy […]

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Doorknob Hooks with a Toot

It’s cute. It’s clever. Two ingredients for a fab repurposed project to melt our hearts. These generic doorknobs typically allow lots of keys to insert and your guests will have a fun trying to match up their own keys to hang while they lounge at your place. What’s even better is the easy-to-understand step-by-step tutorial […]

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Trashy Crafter Bracelets

(Svensk översättning längst ned) We’re big fans of creative marketing. What does that mean, you ask? It means using alternative forms of marketing to be able to get your story and message out there. For example, getting an article in a newspaper or magazine is far more valuable than buying an advertisement in that same […]