This is something that I realized a few days back. How was staying abroad different back in 1991, (when I was first in Africa, being 4 years old at this time) and now that I am in Nepal, meaning 17 years after ! Way different of course, as we did not have Skype so it … Lire la suite Staying abroad
Sourcing, finding the fabric you want, this is sometimes a nightmare..you may have bought a great fabric but now you are not able to get it again on the market while you already starting your samples with those…You have told your buyer that the weaver would 2 weeks for weaving this specific patterns with the … Lire la suite How to #9 – Fabric 101…
Summer is still on ! Here is my selection from Pinterest for the places where cotton and textile in general are most welcomed in a garden or in the terrace! This is followed by a board with lights and lanterns for your outside space.
From far, this is my favorite crafts. Falling in love with patterns, selecting the color(s), preparing the painting accordingly with the sponge and your white fabric; so let’s go! I have first discovered this craft with Meera didi who had her own workshop. I also found it in the bigger scale at the Association for … Lire la suite Block prints!
I came to have this thought for a long time. How retailing strategy is being implemented in the Kathmandu’s valley for handicrafts and crafts goods. I thought of this evolution, from my own point of view, from my experience of being here in Nepal and having done some comparison between 2011 and now. I am … Lire la suite The evolution in retailing
Voilà déjà 11 ans…Mince, je ne pensais pas que le temps passerait si vite…Il y a 10 ans, je rentrais dans mon école de commerce de Bretagne…Après des semaines, des mois de préparations, d’examens, d’oraux et d’attente, voilà le classement est arrivé et j’obtenais ma place au sein de l’ESC Rennes ! Pour info, elle … Lire la suite C’était il y a 11 ans
Another article for the « How to » section! I have been thinking about this article on how to have a great stall for your event or even if you are preparing your window display, your shop layout, a trade show. Before starting your visual merchandising work, be clear on your message, your theme which is linked … Lire la suite How #8
Hello Suti’s readers !! I hope you are fine…Sorry for not being that present for the past 2 months. I guess I also needed to take a break and think about new articles. So from now on, I will be posting more regularly… It came to my mind for these past months, that people are … Lire la suite How to #7
Sometimes I wonder, do you design for you, for your friends, for the happiness of your customers? For what? I remember some discussions I had with Luisa, a great designer who visited Nepal last year. She likes and keeps thinking of designing night and days, « it is in her blood » as she would tell me; … Lire la suite I design for me or for her/him?
Christmas is around the corner and being in the middle of the snow in the center of France, I couldn’t help it to present you my special selection of Woolen scarves, cardigans, gloves and slippers for this winter made in Nepal. So here is my selection, from top to bottom, 1. Lucy wool open cardigan, … Lire la suite My wool selection