Letters that you write to someone sure is something special. Now days its so easy to write a text and just hit send. Writing a letter from scratch, by hand, feels so raw and full of emotions. Just because of this reason I decided I would write 14 letters to Vince. Why may have our … Continue reading 14 days and 14 love letters
Many might now the story of me and my boyfriend, Vince. If not you can start the story here, When Elin met Vince Vince and I was happy after he followed me to Sweden. We thought that the hardship of being in a long distance relationship would come to an end. The best kind of … Continue reading Love struggle
Autumn time makes me want to read more. I mean I am a librarian and I do read for work. But funny enough you never read things you want to read but rather things that other say is popular or "in at the moment". I haven't read much of my own interest lately so I … Continue reading 6 great books for autumn
Going from a very warm summer, to be Sweden at least, to this cold rainy weather. It have really made my body all confused. I want to say sorry for not posting more often but many things have happened. At this moment my dad is in the hospital and I'm 4 hours away and can't … Continue reading Autumn thoughts
I have gotten the question on how to create or start building a vintage or retro wardrobe. So I thought it would be a good idea in making a blog series on what I have learned during my researches. Sometimes learning from your mistakes is a good thing. But I would say that buying the … Continue reading Build a vintage wardrobe Step 1: Who are you?
Today was my first day back at work after my 4 week long summer vacation. 4 weeks went by extremely fast. When people at work asked me what I have been doing I was just like "I don't know!" I don't think I have been doing so much to be honest. I know I wrote … Continue reading Summer has past by and the autumn is slowly taking over
Yes, I have an confession. I LOVE patterns. I love following things that someone already spent time to figure out, why do I have to do his work again? You might now wonder why I say this? Well, I realized some people on the internet who do sewing think doing it without a pattern makes … Continue reading Vintage patterns I will try this autumn
This is the second part of the petticoat school; first one you could find here: Petticoat school – Part 1. Things you should consider when you are buying a petticoat: What is the desired “look” you are going for? Depending on your style your choice of petticoat will be different; a Lolita might want a puffy … Continue reading Petticoat school – Part 2
Like i wrote in my last post my car broke down. Been without it for around 2 Weeks now and they are still not finding whats wrong with it. Because of this I have been without a car and vince and I had to cancle all our summer plans. Today I'm sitting on a bus … Continue reading Kolmården zoo
I haven't written much lately because of some curve balls. My car broke down and then Vince and I had some trouble that now have been sorted. Being in a long distance relationship with someone is amazing and we got the chance of living together in the same country so we took it. He moved … Continue reading DIY Eyeshadow Fail!