Monthly Archives: February 2011

What Time It Is

It’s been a bit of a slow news month for us household wise, aside from braving IKEA to procure some more shelf inserts for our PAX closet system. I know, hold on to your seats and all that. In usual … Continue reading

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Basket Pottery

I picked up this West-German pottery basket/bowl a while back at the fleamarket for 3 EUR. Its delicate reed and metal fastenings and the handle are in great shape (I often spot damaged or wobbly ones at markets around here) … Continue reading

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Papa Bear Chair Upholstery Inspiration

Work commitments have made blogging difficult these past few days, but my mind is  whirring with upholstery ideas for our Hans Wegner Papa Bear armchair. This is too big (and expensive) a project to get wrong, especially because we will … Continue reading

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So far

The first week of February 2011 held this for us: prepare to make an offer on a house, have the house snatched up by someone else at the last minute; work, work, work; try to keep up with the mild/cold/mild/cold … Continue reading

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