Just as you thought I had gone for good… Well, I haven’t. It’s just that sometimes one really needs a break. Nothing quite new to show just yet but I did work up a new pair of some of my personal favourite earrings, the 1935, this time in a colour palette that brings to mind the peacock’s feathers…


I’m a bit frozen when it comes to jewellery or photography at the moment. In order not to disappear completely from the face of the earth, here’s something I made just before the end of last year… Tudor necklace

And a happy…

Knock, knock! Who’s there? New Year! Happy 2011!

Dec 24&25/Merry merry!

To all my readers, Merry Christmas! Have a lovely holiday season! Nouveau Baroque earrings in black/emerald

Dec 23/Getting there

Heading towards North Carelia on a train that’s already two hours late, in -30 degrees, through the dark woods and snowy landscape bathing in cold moonlight. It’s almost Christmas.

Dec 22/Busy…

… like everyone else. But tomorrow we step on the train and the running and stressing stops for a few days. Finally. Now I’ll just have to finish packing.

Dec 20&21/Can’t help it

I talk to the tree. Amateurs sleep at night. Early risers, please don’t get offended.

Dec 19/T Plays It Cool

Sunday evening relaxation includes Marvin Gaye, Taylors of Harrogate green tea with jasmine, gingerbread cookies and beautiful papers & ribbons. What did you do today?

Dec 17/Tree

I’m busy with my tree. Is there anything more soothing after a hectic day than decorating a beautiful tree? Classic ornament bought from New York in 2007. The shop is really worth a visit if you happen to be there. Authentiques, 255 West 18th Street, Chelsea, NY. The tree has been melting in the attic all day and I’ve only just started adding the lights and unpacking ornaments. That’s why… Read more