Friday Finds

April, April, laugh thy girlish laughter, and the moment after, Weep thy girlish tears, April.

– Angus Wilson

Dusty rose peonies (via Ma Sérendipité):

dusty rose peonies

You are responsible for your own happiness:

her own world

DIY modern pom pom pillow (by Molly of Almost Makes Perfect):

pom pom pillow

Ivory Farmhouse Canisters from Pier1:

ivory farmhouse canisters

Content and comfy (via Tumblr):

comfy cat

Happy weekend!

Fruzsi

Friday Finds

Another month has passed, Saturday’s April already! We reserve tomorrow for jokes and harmless pranks: April Fools’ Day. Did you know this lighthearted tradition originates from Hilaria, the Roman festival devoted to general rejoicing? I can’t really trick you from here, but I hope these will make you smile:

“Sometimes it takes me all day to get nothing done”

useless as g in lasagna

“Controlling my mouth is not the real problem, it’s my face…”

eye rolls

“When a woman says do whatever you want, do NOT do whatever you want!”

fine funny

“People who say I’m hard to shop for clearly don’t know where to buy wine”

raisins wine funny

“Nothing is more discouraging than unappreciated sarcasm”

sarcasm

Happy weekend!

Fruzsi

Friday Finds

It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.

― Charles Dickens

White tulips via Momo Living:

white tulips

Have purpose:

bob goff quote

Silver candleholders by Lilla Majken:

silver candleholders

Vintage brass dish rack from Dreamy Whites:

brass dish rack

Grain sack pillowcases by Melanie of My Rustic Farmhouse:

grain sack pillowcase

Happy weekend!

Fruzsi

Friday Finds

It’s here! Have you checked out IKEA’s new summer collection yet? I picked my favorites for you today. Absolutely love the textures and colors, can’t wait to get my hands on these beauties. Warmer days, we are ready for you!

SOMMAR 2017 basket, handmade from seagrass:

ikea sommar 2017 basket

SOMMAR 2017 bedspread, woven from a natural cotton fabric:

ikea sommar 2017 bedspread

SOMMAR 2017 beverage dispenser for all the cold drinks ahead:

ikea sommar 2017 beverage dispenser

SOMMAR 2017 picnic blanket, practical and machine washable:

ikea sommar 2017 picnic blanket

SOMMAR 2017 side plate, with a lively light-grey glaze:

ikea sommar 2017 plate

Happy Weekend!

Fruzsi

All images © IKEA

Friday Finds

I figure if a girl wants to be a legend, she should go ahead and be one.

– Martha Jane Canary

A little belated, but wishing you Happy International Women’s Day !

Spring feelings (Photo: Sara Medina Lind, styling: Jenny Martinsson of Hemtrender):

spring feelings

Gentle and kind:

no one has ever become poor by giving

Sleek and white (Photo: Tina Fussell via 100 Layer Cake-let):

white peonies

In the windowsill (Snowdrops photo: Suvi Kesalainen):

snowdrops

Wrapped up (by Caroline of Burkatron):

wrapped bouquet

Happy Weekend!

Fruzsi

Friday Finds

And so by degrees the winter wore away… and the chill, bitter, windy, early spring came round.

– Anthony Trollope

Spring neutrals (photo by Tjaša via Flickr):

spring neutrals

Wise words:

beau taplin quote

Spring in the kitchen (photo by Vibeke of Vibeke Design):

farmhouse kitchen

Never not candles (via Pinterest):

candles and mercury glass

Spring upgrades (Affogato al Caffè by Lisa of Very Eatalian):

affogato

Happy weekend!

Fruzsi

Friday Finds

Late February days; and now, at last, might you have thought that winter’s woe was past; so fair the sky was and so soft the air.

William Morris

Today seeking shades of blue.

Grape hyacinth in blue (via Vibeke Design):

grape hyacinths and cherry blossom

Motivation in blue:

pema chodron quote

Paris in blue (photo by Joachim Robert via Flickr):

twilight Paris

Duvet in blue (via Pottery Barn):

Pottery Barn bed

Beverage in blue (Blueberry Mint Fizz by MKR via Waiting on Martha):

blueberry mint fizz

Happy weekend!

Fruzsi

Friday Finds

Keep your faith in beautiful things;
in the sun when it is hidden,
in the Spring when it is gone.

–  Roy R. Gibson

A little spring on your windowsill (Grape Hyacith via Vibeke Design):

white grape hycinth

Everyday magic:

savor the small things

Longing for blue (Dolomites, Italy photo by Blurino):

dolomites italy

Nailhead trim and subtle hues (photo by Danielle of Silver Pennies):

couch and pillow

The art of pie (Maple Apple Pie by Janice of Kitchen Heals Soul):

apple maple pie

Happy weekend!

Fruzsi