09 September 2011

My Studio Window

This is my studio window. But, can I even call this my studio? That sounds a little pretentious. But I don't like calling it my craft room either, since it's 80% storage and 10% working space and 10% ribbon wall.

I'm big on ribbons y'all.

Well, whatever it is, it's dark in there. I wanted the window to let in as much light as possible,so I just recycled the snowflakes I put up last winter by taping them together. The end result looks a little like Tord Boontje's Before Dawn curtain --my favorite!

The silhouette of ruffles you see around the window is a garland made from my old Can and Cup Christmas wreath. I was worried it would look too Christmasy up in here, but honestly, it doesn't. And even if it did look a little jingly, I'm OK with that, because this girl knows how to jangle. 



  1. great photo. very atmospheric. i think this is what the snow queen's windows would look like on a bitterly cold winter's night with the wind blowing through the panes...

  2. Your posts always bring a smile to my face. Your designs and ideas are awesome. I do so enjoy your sharing your life with us. I think maybe we are somehow related because I too am creative and quirky.

  3. You inspire me to let my TRUE creativity out!

  4. Very cool! I love them collectively. It kind of reminds me of this Edwards Scissorhands piece (http://designyoutrust.com/2011/07/12/cut-out-art/) I don't know what made me think of that actually...It's lovely! I should do that on my windows for the holidays.

  5. Love them. Can you post a tutorial??? Please.


If you enjoyed this post, or have any further ideas on this topic, please take a moment to share by leaving a comment below. Some of my all-time best blog posts are prompted by comments from readers like you. Thank you!

Pin It button on image hover