• Ice Magic! Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival 2012
    Art,  Christmas,  Discovery,  Events

    Ice Magic! Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival 2012

    If you want to be charmed by the magic of snow and ice, head over to the Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival 2012, inspired by the tales of Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. “Ice Magic immerses you in the time immemorial magicians and enchanters. Take a trip to the land of giant sculptures by letting yourself be guided by the Philosopher’s Stone to the Ice Palace. Follow the talisman in the crystal forest and ward off the bewitching queen of snow. Get to know the legendary animals of the snow maze and find yourself face to face with the winter dragon. Take the ice slide to…

  • How to decorate your table for the holidays?
    Christmas,  Party decoration

    How to decorate your table for the holidays?

    (Photo credit: http://www.lacompagniefrancaise.com ) 1- Define the theme It is appropriate to choose the theme of your table decoration: nature, design, country, baroque, colorful, glossy, romantic, etc … the main thing is to create a certain harmony and not an accumulation of decorative accessories. 2- Choose the colors Choose two main colors rather sliced, even opposite: a neutral color with a bright color, for example: white and red, green and red, gold and silver, white and black, beige and chocolate, blue and chocolate, etc … 3- Set the table Remember to give a little iron on your tablecloth, or even iron it directly on the table to avoid wrinkles. For…

  • Galeries Lafayette Haussmann's Christmas of the Century: A Swarovski Fir
    Christmas,  Events,  Party decoration

    Galeries Lafayette Haussmann's Christmas of the Century: A Swarovski Fir

    For the anniversary of the centenary of the Dome and the end of year festivities, SWAROVSKI has created an exceptional work: the Christmas tree “Christmas of the Century” of Galeries Lafayette Haussmann. It is to be discovered until January 5, 2013. With more than 21 meters height the tree is gracefully raised in the center of the dome and remains the first tree exposed in Paris. It is adorned with 120 ornaments shining with a thousand lights and raised by a monumental chandelier 9 meters in diameter consisting of more than 5,000 Swarovski crystal faceted stars. Find the backstage of the assembly of the tree: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fazvXSunF-4 Good visit ! (Sources:…

  • Green Christmas: between recycling and natural decoration
    Christmas,  Party decoration

    Green Christmas: between recycling and natural decoration

    If you want to give a second life to your objects of daily consumption for an ecological Christmas and respectful of the environment, it is also an opportunity to make oneself decorations. You can then make your home a unique and original place for the holiday season. Christmas is a time of sharing and you can make your decorations with your children or your family. With a small dose of creativity and countless recycled items such as bottles, paper, ribbons, or whatever you’ve picked up in the wild, like pinecones, twigs, etc., you’ll make beautiful Christmas decorations. Here are some ideas of green decorations: (Sources: http://www.teteamodeler.com , http://maison-verte.ch , http://www.rustica.fr…

  • During the holidays, we also decorate the kitchen!
    Christmas,  Cooked,  Decoration ideas,  Events,  Party decoration,  Rooms

    During the holidays, we also decorate the kitchen!

    Share Record +1 Everything is decorated. The living room, the living room, the entrance, the fireplace …. And the kitchen? ) . It is certainly the place where you will spend the most time cooking and preparing your festive meals (source photo: http://pinterest.com/pin/55872851600084810/ ) . Think of decorating it! Here are some beautiful kitchen decorations for the holidays: ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/198862139765690530/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/363102788677576209/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/383650461977059650/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/121878733635357347/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/330170216401991590/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/74731675036316436/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/68820700525389168/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/558516791259024573/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/128141551869144514/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/141652350749270392/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/255508978830826601/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/238901955204573099/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/38913984253665945/ )

  • Decorative ideas for a white christmas
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    Decorative ideas for a white christmas

    Share Record +1 White evokes purity and lightness. ) . In winter, it evokes the snow and is adorned with a thousand lights for Christmas with its garlands, its illuminations and its decorations (source photo: http://pinterest.com/pin/386746686720313421/ ) . Enhanced with touches of colors, gold or silver, white is timeless decor for Christmas, chic and smooth. Here are some ideas of decorations of white dressed: ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/56013589086307225/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/85920305362674172/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/170081323399253913/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/426293920948036095/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/369787819374613064/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/9359111697342901/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/293930313150099817/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/509399407821819642/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/43065740158453823/ ) ) (source: http://pinterest.com/pin/410249847275512782/ )

  • Decoration idea: my Christmas decoration for an angelic salon
    Christmas,  Decoration files,  Living room,  Party decoration,  Rooms

    Decoration idea: my Christmas decoration for an angelic salon

    The chosen theme: the angels Here is my decoration for this Christmas 2012: Suspension Icare from Chromatiko Angel from Izaneo Troll Chair by Oluf Lund and Eva Paarmann Sheepskins Clocks not to be missed midnight … A white flocked fir (Sources: http://www.chromatiko.fr , http://www.izaneo.com, http://www.lundogpaarmann.dk/ ) Here’s what it can do: After us the end of the world 😉 Good Christmas preparations to all!

  • DIY: 5 ideas to prepare Christmas
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    DIY: 5 ideas to prepare Christmas

    Balises span> ambiance , bâtons de glace , boules , branchages , cheminée , couleur , créer , crochet , décoration , décors , DIY , ficelle , fil de fer , flocons , idées , mot , mur , nature , Noël , pommes de pin , porte , préparer Noël , réalisations , récup , rondins , ruban , sapin , suspendu , tableau , tradition Categories> Party Decoration , DIY , Events , Deco Ideas , Christmas , Christmas Span Tags> atmosphere , ice sticks , balls , branches , fireplace , color , create , crochet , decoration , decorations , DIY , string , wire…

  • Christmas is coming: how to decorate your Christmas tree?
    Christmas,  Decoration tips,  Fir,  Party decoration

    Christmas is coming: how to decorate your Christmas tree?

    As Christmas approaches, traditionally, the fir tree enters our homes. As one beautifies one’s living room, the choice of the decor of the tree is essential. 3 simple tips to successfully decorate your tree: 1- Choose a theme: You can rely on an object that you have spotted in a store, stay in the tradition by choosing red and green tones, opt for white that reminds the snow with a flocked fir tree for example, or harmonize your tree with the decor of your interior. 2-Observe an order:   a- Start by installing garlands of light (3 is a good number) if you want to illuminate the tree. When you…