7 blogger’s Christmas wishes

Mel Chesneau from Armoire, Pegs & Casserole asked some of her blogging friends who have previously been a On The Wall or My Space guest, what they would like if they had three wishes this Christmas. One needed to be personal, one for the home and one that was... read more

Last chance to buy Kitteh earrings!

That’s right: I’m discontinuing these plastic hand-drawn Kitteh earrings in 2015! It was quite a decision, because they are my top selling items on Etsy, but plastic is just not my material of choice anymore and the costs were not adding up, so they have... read more

Urban Jungle Bloggers: UJBXMAS!

This month Urban Jungle Bloggers is changing the rules a little bit. Instead of creating blogposts (I did one anyway, especially for you), we’re sharing our festive green decors on Instagram using #UJBXMAS and #urbanjunglebloggers. And there’s a little... read more

Living with a male model

There. I bet that got your attention ;) I’m talking about our cat Damien of course. Mario didn’t want to be photographed for this particular blogpost. *coughs* Look at this cutie: The very talented Danielle Pedersen of Smallwildshop (formerly Handymaiden)... read more

Bye to November + Pingping’s birthday

And then it was the 2nd of December! How did that happen? I posted this goodbye to November on Instagram. You can find me: here. Today is also the birthday of our sweet Pingping! She turned seven. She’s such a tomboy... read more

More features!

Well, hello! Some more fab features of my porcelain brooches via Uppercase on Twitter and FishIndie on Tumblr and all their other social channels. Thanks so much! And Anna Dorfman of Doorsixteen is generously inviting independent hand-makers to post links to their... read more

Feeling blue? Read this (discount included)

Aw… don’t feel blue. I know it’s cold outside (unless you’re living on the other side of the world from me, then I’m sorry it’s hot ;)) and there’s really nothing I can do about that, but I do have something to cheer you up!... read more

Urban Jungle Bloggers: Cosy & green bedroom

  How sweet is this tiny pink cactus flower! This month’s Urban Jungle Bloggers theme is perfect, because our bedroom couldn’t be any greener! The walls are green, and there are green plants in it. The cosy part? We have grey hotel bedding by... read more

Etsy Christmas shipping deadlines

It’s that time of year again! Wow that was fast. In case you were thinking of buying something from my Etsy shop to give as a gift for Christmas (yay and thank you!), I just wanted to let you know about the shipping deadlines before the holidays. Please place... read more

Mouseblossom interview on Flow!

Image by Flow magazine Eek! Did you see? I was featured on the Dutch Flow magazine website last Saturday. Find it: here. Ah yes in Dutch, sorry: it’s a little piece about me and my Etsy shop. So fun, I love that... read more

Secret project no. 1: the start of something new

I’ve started work on ‘Secret project no.1‘ which, in this early stage, involves a lot of thinking and making notes. Not very interesting to look at, but essential for getting clear where I want it to go. ‘Secret project no.1′ is going to... read more

Instagram giveaway! Win a bird brooch

So… There’s a giveaway going on at Instagram right now. You can win one of my handmade porcelain bird brooches. This is the last giveaway I’ll do. I’ll be choosing a winner on Tuesday, so still plenty of time to join in but make sure you... read more

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Hi, I'm Yvonne de Jonge. Passionate about illustration, art, ceramics, handmade, vintage, nature, (urban) green, design and cats.

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