Time to save the date! Eurovision party invitations are here. Just add your own shcho/de/koly (what/where/when). If you want to get super authentic Ukrainian, you can use this cool free font based on the handwriting of famous Ukrainian poet, writer, artist, public and political figure — Taras Shevchenko.
Here’s our tentative plan if you need some inspiration…
I’m still adding bits to my Eurovision Pinterest board, so be sure to follow it for more Ukrainian ideas!
Here are the printable booklets for the 2016 semi-finals so you can judge along at home. We give a score out of 5 for song, outfit, & performance and use that to determine who would get our douze points. Each semi-final is printed two-sided on one piece of paper and then folded into a neat booklet with no need for glue or staples.
(Right-click and “save-as” if they don’t show up correctly in browser.)
Folding instructions here.
Everybody knows Swedish pop favourites like ABBA, Roxette, Ace of Base and Robyn… but I’ve put together a list of music released in the past year (more or less) by some lesser known Swedish artists to use as mood music before and after the big show at our parties.
Bought myself some flowers at the markets after being cooped up with a nasty cold/flu for two weeks. I think these will lift my spirits!