Archive for January, 2011


• Valentine hearts

Valentine-hearts

In about two weeks it will be Valentine’s day, a perfect time to create something special for your loved ones. These hearts are very easy to make, I made these four this afternoon. In the coming weeks you could create lots :-) For the Dutch readers I have a PDF tutorial available in Dutch. I’m […]

7 Comments January 29th, 2011


• My perfect cupcake recipe

petraas-perfect-cupcakes

Since the time me and my sister baked the perfect cupcakes in the galley of the Stad Amsterdam, I’m trying to replicate them in my own kitchen. What I need to accept after several tries, is that they will never rise like the ones in the galley with the perfect oven… that’s a pity but […]

7 Comments January 15th, 2011

    About me

    Hi, I'm Petra, I live in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. I’m running my own business byPetra: selling creative materials, like ribbons in scandinavian style, cute Lecien fabrics and many more, I also organise craft workshops.

    On this blog I will share my inspiration, that I find in books (lots and lots of craft books), magazines, shops, museums and other blogs. You will also find DIY ideas and news from my shop from time to time.
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