Clay Light Houses

( HOME-CLAY )

24 December 2021

Today in the northern hemisphere is the winter solstice … The sun will rise late and set early! Fortunately, this also means that soon the length of the day will begin to lengthen … Faithful to ancient and pagan traditions, which (NØ) particularly like for their traditional charm, she invites you to celebrate the return…

DIY Advent Calendar

( ADVENT CALENDAR )

28 November 2021

Follow (NØ) and make your embroidered Pockets for a very personal Advent Calendar ! Ho Ho Ho! Christmas is coming… (NØ) remembers one of those small childhood pleasure : open every evening from December 1st one of the Advent Calendar window and discover a new treasure every time ! Today she offers you to get…

Pumpkin Costume Hat

( TRICK OR TREAT )

22 October 2021

Today, (NØ) offers you a quick treat… A small Pumpkin-hat to be ready for Halloween ! Easy-peasy to get your treats… and a simply-funny way to celebrate Halloween. List of the material needed to make the pumpkin hat : – Orange, yellow (or green if you want a green leaf for your pumpkin !) and…

Point de Blé Header

( WHEAT STITCH )

6 October 2020

Since a few weeks, (NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the number 4 : The wheat stitch, graceful and poetic ! Take your thread and needle, (NØ) shows you how to do it…

Point de Tige Header

( STEM STITCH )

29 September 2020

(NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the third stitch, one of (NØ)’s favourite : The stem stitch, beautiful and changeling ! The stem stitch, as well as the running stitch (tutorial here) or…

Point Arrière Header

( BACKSTITCH )

15 September 2020

(NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the second stitch : The backstitch, easy-easy (aussi) ! The backstitch, as well as the running stitch (tutorial here), is one of the linear-stitch family. You can…

( RUNNING STITCH )

8 September 2020

(NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the first of all stitches : The running stitch, easy-easy ! The running stitch is one of the linear-stitch family. You can use them as they are…

Pompon Header

( POMPOM )

31 October 2019

Wouh !! To get a pinch of joy in your dully autumn days, (NØ) gives you the receipe for a quick DIY. Really easy to make (also -or especially- with children) but nevertheless amusing… How to create woollen pompoms with just a piece of cardboard and a pair of scissors… Material : To make your…

BookMark Header

( BOOKMARK )

24 September 2019

Is it back-to-school time ? New publishing season ? Ah !! (NØ) knows that you will absolutely devour ALL the new books selected by our adventurous publishers and invite you to make your own cute linen bookmarks… And you would probably need them just in case you are like (NØ), starting various novels all at…

( COLORADO )

27 August 2019

Not a DIY this time, just a touristic walk… Do you think (NØ) had a ride in the Farwest ? Nop… She went to the well named “Colorado Provençal”. Former ocher industrial zone, this area offers vibrant and unseen landscapes to the visitors. To learn more about this site (first learn french…) then follow the…