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Tutorial Fabric Crown

Hello my Little Blossoms, Soon it’s the French tradition of the King’s Cake for the Epiphany. We share an almond cake, in which is hidden a little ceramic character called la fève (originally a bean). The youngest of the guests gets under the table and has to nominate which piece of cake goes to who (so […]

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Merry Christmas!

Hello darlings! I hope you all had a wonderful time this Christmas! We went to France spend time with my family. It was lovely! 🙂 The girls were wearing Liberty dresses I made them. Charlotte’s dress is very ‘Christmassy’. I had forgotten a little red bolero to cover her arms… That was my plan but […]

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Handmade Christmas #7

Hello my Little Blossoms! I haven’t posted everyday as I had to make time to actually make some Christmas presents! It takes time and commitment to make your own Christmas presents but I think it’s totally worth it and it has a more sentimental values. Someone put thoughts, care and time to make you something. Isn’t […]

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Handmade Christmas #6

Hello my Little Blossoms! Today is the day for some Xmas paper craft! It’s easy to make and only requires some cardboard paper or just paper! Paper Angels I couldn’t find any printable drawing of it so I made my own. You can download the big angel: or the little angel: Cut it own. Trace […]

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Handmade Christmas #5

Hello my Little Blossoms! It’s soon time to decorate the tree! How exciting? (I’m excited!) The compulsory step is normally salt dough ornament making. I don’t like the texture and the dry hands so much. I wanted to try something different… Clay Ornaments I got the recipe from the Imagination tree blog. We use 1cup […]

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Handmade Christmas #4

Hello my Little Blossoms! Christmas has a lot to do with smells if you think about it: the smell of burning wood, the smell of gingerbread, the smell of mulled wine, the smell of Christmas trees… So here we go with the smell of cloves and orange! Clove-Encrusted Oranges/Mandarines We can have fun on the […]

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Handmade Christmas #3

Hello my Little Blossoms! Today’s handmade Christmas idea is not a thing to make but to bake! They are tasty, smelling like Christmas, beautiful to look and so traditional! Ginger men Cookies!  I got the recipe from all recipes: this one. It’s in French so I’ll translate + I’ll make my changes because I don’t use white […]

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Handmade Christmas #2

Hello my Little Blossoms! This year we have no Christmas decoration (our boxes are still in Melbourne in a container…). I’m also becoming more aware of the impacts of our buying choices. If you want a shot of reality / the backstage of Christmas, read THIS. So I’m making Christmas decorations. Here are the first ones: Crochet […]

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Handmade Christmas #1

Hello my Little Blossoms! For this first day of December, I say it’s time to get ready for… Christmas!!! I made those stockings for my girls with their initials on it. You can’t really see how big they are, well they are half their size! (they had to try them on, of course!). My eldest […]

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