Wednesday, February 24, 2010

More Shoes!

My mother went to Paris for four days and happened to go to the Camper shop with sales going on....
purple for me, orange for Luca and ballerinas for Aurora
Happiness is a mother who understands Camper shoes!

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

My New Boots!

I bought these on my last day of Christmas vacation in Finland... it was love at first sight and they were on sale...

Now I'm waiting for some drier weather to be able top wear them without worrying about the wet...
They are from here:

Monday, February 22, 2010


My package arrived!!! I participated in an exchange on Ravelry, among the Kahelit group, and today the postman brought me a lovely pink package from Turku!!! All this wonderful stuff was inside:
250 grams of Cascade Eco wool in a bright fuchsia, my first Cascade! A lovely little skein of lace weight yern by Ornaghi lane, fazer chocolate, salmiakki, LOTS of buttons (wooden ones and some that seem vintage), a package of Hello Kitty paper handkerchiefs and a nice card!!! Thank you Tui, lovely package! =)

Friday, February 19, 2010

Spring is in the air!

                                                        This is mint growing...

                                These are crocuses that are coming out on the terrace...

                                                                And a little hyacinth.

And these are 'laskiaispulla' which I made on Tuesday (they disappeared rather quickly! )

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

James Dean

08.02.1931.... James Dean was born... I still remember his birthday every year! (I had his posters allover my walls as a teenager )