We bought a house!

We bought a house! After years of searching and doubts that help you understand how deep my two personalities are (city centre or countryside, independent or a flat?! ) we finally bought a house! So what did we choose?! +++ Trovate sotto la versione in italiano +++ At the end my country spirit won! It […]

black cabinet makeover @fragulina

Black cabinet makeover

We really like ‘makeover‘, find old stuffs in bad shape and make them looking good and useful again. One of the first things we worked on was this old black piece of furniture that was in the leaving room of my grandparents in the seventies (I believe). It was a small cabinet with a very […]

Just a few photos

As I promise to a new friend, here you can see what a really love to look at from my balcony ❀ These are some photos of the Alps taken in a not sunny, not cloudy afternoon from my balcony in Teglio, Valtellina. Valtellina is a valley in the very north of Italy near Switzerland, […]

Outside Pillows Fragulina

Outside pillows

One of the things I love most is looking at the mountains from the balcony. Sometime I do this sitting on the marble edge… really nice but not so comfortable! So, this year, I’ve decided to put 4 cm of foam rubber between me and the marble πŸ™‚ +++ Trovate sotto la versione in italiano […]


Short pyjama pants

Super comfortable and super easy. Make your own short pants! I was thinking about these old extra large T-Shirts from a while and today I’ve finally converted them into this lovely pair of pyjama pants! πŸ™‚ +++ Trovate sotto la versione in italiano +++ What we need: cotton fabric (I’ve used two old cotton T-shirts), […]


Meet Rusty the dog!

If you are instafollower you know him already, if not, meet Rusty the new mamber of the family ❀ Rusty is a two months old mongrel looking a little like a small version of a german shepherd. He loves play with balls, bite shoes, run in the grass but, most of all, eat and sleep! […]

Animal shape tactile toys

A super cute present for big and small one in just five simple steps, plus one! Un regalo carino carino per grandi e piccini. In cinque passaggi piΓΉ uno πŸ™‚ What we need: Fabric (all the colours and design you like), basic sewing kit, templates, needle and threade for embroidery , stuffing (different from each […]

Maylea Quilt

The last post on Lynette’s amazing projects made me think about my first baby quilt, the one I’ve done for Maylea over four years ago. All started from the beautiful Red Rooster Fabric panel named β€˜Happily ever after’. I really think it is the perfect name for this kind of present πŸ™‚ +++ Trovate sotto […]