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Hand made weekend
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Hand made weekend

I can not believe it that September is already here. When I was riding bike this morning to the station to get to Utrecht Naarjaar Beurs (Autumn Show in the Netherlands), the chilli wind reminds me of November season in Shanghai, when everywhere on the street I can smell the […]

Follow your dream
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Follow your dream

image by ping he When I was a little girl living in a little village near Shanghai (I lived in Shanghai till 4 years old, then moved back to Shanghai after 15). we don’t have iPad2 or playstation 3 or Barbie, instead all of those we have rope jumping, ping […]

Summer holiday
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Summer holiday

It is summer in Amsterdam, most of my friends are taking holiday. As a Chinese, I never get used to the idea of taking holidays. I never had experience of taking holidays when I used to living in Shanghai. We only had national holidays, when schools, banks and other business […]

Talented textile designers
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Talented textile designers

Image by Ping He It is weekend again, I know that most of us are so looking forward to relax in the weekend. Do you have plans already? It has been a really nice week for me. Sometimes in our life, we need to make some critical decisions. Life is […]

Unique Handmade Gift  For Newly Weds
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Unique Handmade Gift For Newly Weds

image by Ping He It seems I am getting very good at attending weddings. Besides work, rest, workshops, sports and readings, I am adding one extra nice activity on the list: attending my good friend’s wedding. Actually I have a wedding to attend tomorrow again. It has been a lot […]

Cute fabric for kids -printing your own fabric
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Cute fabric for kids -printing your own fabric

image by Ping He Today is Monday again, normally I have Monday Recipe day. But I was busy with receiving some friends from France and try to recover from 14 hours wedding party during the weekend. I did not have chances to make a nice recipe for today’s post. I […]

Cute illustration melts your heart
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Cute illustration melts your heart

image artwork by jill bliss I came across Jill Bliss website today, I love her illustration work, they are so delicate. I can not wait to share with you all her work. Jill Bliss graduated from Parsons in 2000, she studied fashion and couture fashion design and she loved handcrafting […]

Creative people and sneak peek at their studio
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Creative people and sneak peek at their studio

image by Ping He Did I tell you that I got myself a new sewing machine for my birthday. Yes, it arrived safely and it looks great. I am so looking forward to change around my working room at home. You know sometimes when it is raining or snowing hard, […]

Creative card making ideas
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Creative card making ideas

In the past a few months, I made quite some cards and invitations for family and friends. It is such a great fun to make your own cards. Creating some unique cards is such a rewarding way of telling your family an friends how much you care about them. How […]

Housewarming invitations made with passion and love
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Housewarming invitations made with passion and love

We have been moved into our new place for almost four months. You know that moving costs a lot of your energy if you have to plan and work out everything besides your daily job. Even though it is a 60m2 apartment, it still takes time and planning to get […]