Category Archives: Home decor

Wrought iron embroidery hangers. A Scandinavian tradition.

In the Vintage and supplies section of my Etsy shop I sell embroidery hangers I find at flea markets. I especially look for hand made, wrought iron hangers in the Scandinavian klokkestreng / bell pull tradition. These kind of hangers are charming, they match … Continue reading

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Wrought iron tapestry hangers

Update: The hangers below are sold. Please visit my shop to see available hangers. — I have managed to find a couple of fantastic, vintage tapestry hangers at flea markets. The hanger below is suitable for a large tapestry as it is … Continue reading

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Lomonosov Coffee Cups, Saucers and Servers

Russian Lomonosov is a legendary porcelain producer dating back to Soviet era. I found a box full of various cups, saucers and servers at a flea market, and now I am offering them for purchase. Here is a complete coffee … Continue reading

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Sabrage art! Assemblage art made of champagne bottle corks.

Silly me, but I always felt unsure about opening bottles of bubbly in the usual way. I felt I could not control the cork. Sabrage was the answer. Instant opening, no time to wait, no time to become anxious when … Continue reading

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Bell pull embroidery hangers

Bell pull embroidery is a traditional home decoration in Norway, Denmark, Sweden, England and Scotland. Old style hardware are the most charming option, but they are hard to find these days, as they are hardly produced any more. At times, … Continue reading

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Arabia Zebra figurine. Vintage designer kitsch from the 1980’s.

This Zebra figurine belongs to the WWF series made by Arabia in Finland in the early 1980’s as a limited special edition. The zebra is designed by Lillemor Mannerheim-Klingspor. It is a collectible designer item, but at the same time … Continue reading

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My Dragon Lamp dresses for all the celebrations of a year

I have a fantastically kitsch and silly dragon lamp in my living room. I have made appropriate accessories for the dragon to mark all the celebrations of a year. Here is an Easter witch hat made of a cardboard cone, … Continue reading

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