There is no secret that I have a love-hate relationship with high-heels. With my 1.56-petite(love how all french words sound chic and beautiful)-centimeters, I’ve had a pair of heels on my feet as long as I can remember. Love in the sense that there is nothing more captivating (and what can do wonder for your … Continue reading
I’m moving house (FINALLY) in beginning of October and have found myself day-dreaming about whimsical ideas how to sneak a little bit of pink into the apartment (without notifying my-not-so-big-pink-fan-boyfriend). My mind is going in full-romantic-mood; I’m thinking a pink floral asia inspired wall in the bedroom, white lightweight blowy curtains (perhaps even a bed canopy?) and … Continue reading
I first thought about writing a DIY from my little painting session the other day but decided to skip it as I believe most of you know how to to use a brush and paint. Let’s just say it was not really anything groundbreaking; I just added a little bit of white and pale pink paint … Continue reading
Day 18, Saturday: Tell a story from your childhood. Dig deep and try to be descriptive about what you remember and how you felt. Picture this. Easter-egg-hunt in my grandmothers garden. Me and my cousins were about three and four years old. The whole family was gathered for Easter smorgasbord – Swedish herring in multitudes … Continue reading
Time to obsesses a little bit more about pink and how-to-incporporate this whimsical colour into our homes. For you that are-not-so-very-much Pink fans; Sorry in advance – I’m afraid this will be a running theme here on Shoebox-Living! Right now, I’m willing to pack by bags and move back to Sweden in order to get … Continue reading
When my parents relocated to Indonesia 2 1/2 years ago, one of the first things on my to-do-list was to make Batik. Several visits later …. I’m FINALLY ticking this one off the list. While Batik come and goes on the runway in Europe, it’s a truly a staple here in Indonesia and you will … Continue reading
I’m always had a soft spot for pink (mildly speaking) and have fallen in love with the idea of having a Pink Front Door. Growing up in the 80’s, my mom had a pink frenzy using pink wall papers all across the house, and while I love the colour it left me rather reluctant to … Continue reading
Every since I saw Portia De Rossi‘s Wedding Dress by Zac Posen, I have been obsessed about Pink Wedding Dresses. Not surprisingly, I love pink but what really get’s my heart beating is the way the tulle has been layered with different shades and structure; dusty pink, nude and dots. Love it!