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Antique Woven Star Tutorial

Thank you all so much for sharing your Scandinavian stars with me over the last weeks! I am collecting of portfolio of images and stories of these lovely woven stars. I think the best part of this process has been the new friendships that have been forged. I love you gals! As a thank you, I have created a new tutorial inspired by one of your stars. Readers have shared family heirlooms, antique store finds, Girl Scout craft memories, and stories of weaving stars from paper or straw or wood in…

tutorial for paper star (apparently it's called "Finnish star", weird. never seen these before in my life)

Etoile des neiges, mon coeur amoureux... - Paperblog

Dans ma lancée noëlistique, je reviens avec une autre décoration de Noël mais aussi avec un autre tuto ! Et oui, je sais, c'est Noël avant l'heure !

Scandinavian Christmas  - Norske interiørblogger - NOT in English, but my computer translates for me.

NIB - Norske interiørblogger

Velkommen til et uendelig interiørunivers! Norges beste interiørblogger samlet på ett sted.

swedish paper hearts template - Google Search

Teacher to Teacher Ideas in the Top Teaching Blog | Scholastic

Exciting lesson ideas, classroom strategies, teaching tips, book lists, videos, and reproducibles in a daily blog by teachers from the classrooms of extraordinary mentor

House Revivals: Christmas Swedish Advent Star -- A New Variation

Christmas Swedish Advent Star -- A New Variation

I never get tired of folk art, vintage paper, or Christmas! Seriously, an heirloom ornament for inspiration, some Christmas carols, an old book and some glue = my happy place. I first shared how I make woven advent stars from folded strips of vintage paper in this post. I shared a picture of my dear friend's family heirloom woven star, as well as some history and important copyright information in this post. For this variation of the woven star made from folded strips of vintage book pages…

Swedish Christmas candelabra from Gnosjo Konstsmide circa 1980's. $32.00, via Etsy.

Swedish Christmas candelabra from Gnosjo Konstsmide circa 1980's

Swedish Christmas candelabra from Gnosjo Konstsmide circa 1980's Swedish folk art Christmas candelabra by famed lighting company Gnosjo Konstsmide. modeled on their much sought after wood candelabra's, this cheerful red plastic version may be used indoors or out. our research dates this candelabra to the 1980's. excellent vintage condition. dimensions: height - 20" width - 19" depth - 4"

Julbock: must have!!

Where Is the Julbock From?

The Julbock or Yule-goat, is made of straw and wrapped in red ribbon. It has a long history in its home country, going back 300 years. Now its job is to guard

Dala Horse Felt Ornaments Plush Set of 2 Teal Red Christmas Swedish Cute Ornament. $24.00, via Etsy.

Items similar to Dala Horse Ornaments. Set of 2. Red and Teal. Christmas Ornaments. Swedish Horse. Scandinavian. Felt Dala Horse. Felt Ornaments. Plush Dala. on Etsy

Felt Dala Horse Ornaments - This neat set of 2 ornaments are handmade from 100% Recycled Eco Friendly Felt in Red & Teal accented with Golden Yellow, Red, Teal, & Green. The Dala Ornaments are hand stitched using embroidery with contrasting floss and then stuffed with cotton polyfil for shape. Each Dala measures 4 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches + white ribbon for hanging. **Would you like a Dala in a different color? Just ask & I will make a new pair up special for you! *** MADE TO ORDER and require 2…

Nordic Scandanavian Christmas Tree Skirt Raised Design Gorgeous Red White | eBay

Nordic Scandanavian CHRISTMAS TREE SKIRT NIB RAISED DESIGN GORGEOUS RED & WHITE

Nordic Scandanavian Christmas Tree Skirt Raised Design Gorgeous Red White | eBay

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73 Brilliant Scandinavian Christmas decorating ideas

Scandinavian Christmas decorating can create a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere in your holiday home, why not try something totally new this holiday season?

Scandinavian Holiday Bazaar - A Million Cool Things to Do Seattle

Scandinavian Holiday Bazaar is held at the Swedish Cultural Center in Seattle this Saturday & Sunday - Nov 6&7.

House Revivals: Make a Woven Star from Vintage Book Pages, Part Two

Make a Woven Star from Vintage Book Pages, Part Two

Finally! The second Scandinavian Star tutorial is here! **Important Note: The woven star is a very old traditional pattern that...