knitting window display at Idee shop in Berlin

photo: cat’s cradle

This is a wacky window display at a german craft store called Idee Shop. What do think – cat’s cradle or Spiderman??

graffiti with romantic aliens in Prenzlauerburg Berlin

photo: graffiti love

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone :) This photo was taken in Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin.

Berlinale 2013, Berlin film festival

daily photo: berlinale 2013

The Berlinale International Film Fest is underway here in Berlin! There are dozens of films I’d like to see, but so far …

finished Meret beret hat

finished meret beret

Hooray! My latest knitting project is finally finished after numerous redos. The pattern is the Meret Hat by Woolly Wormhead, and it …

german good luck chimney sweep with clover or schornsteinfeger

daily photo: chimney sweep luck

Another dose of good luck from the iconic chimney sweep! I bought this little oxalis (Glücksklee) New Year’s decoration because I am …

metalwork on church doors in Mitte district, Berlin, Germany

daily photo: church doors

And here’s another example of decorative metalwork – this time on the doors of a church in the Mitte district of Berlin.

art nouveau metal grillwork from Municipal House in Prague

daily photo: art nouveau grillwork

Here’s another detail from the spectacular art nouveau Municipal House in Prague. I believe this is a very ornate ventilation grill. No …