Did you know? I just love planning and here come as evidence for me to present you the 2018 planner of Bhav (which I have actually bought since its release last October!). It will be my second year using a Bhav planner and I would say this is so convenient for people being planner-freak like … Lire la suite Bhav planner !
Should I say that Netflix is now « part of our lives » and it seems undeniable to have one article that would link then Fashion, retailers, and artisans! If you remember I did already one article on the « 5 Movies for the lovers of Fashion and Stitching », now let’s have a look from the Netflix channel … Lire la suite Netflix selection for January 19
What’s else to talk about Cotton on my blog… I guess that I should have discussed it way before since « Suti » means « Cotton » in Sanskrit language. The Flower Cotton is the most commonly used natural fiber due to his great softness and a high level of moisture absorption for clothing. Cotton is a soft fiber … Lire la suite Suti, Cotton
Branding….kézako, ke ho? I guess that I am talking to an audience who already know what branding is since I have seen since 2011 more and more brands coming to live especially in the handicrafts sector of Nepal. I would say that branding is part of a marketing and communication strategy to bring a true … Lire la suite Brand, branding!
Talking about fairs, trade shows, markets, I guess that I did quiet a lot! While I was at SABAH, we had to go for the annual Federation of Handicrafts Association of Nepal fair (2 participations), along with the usual and classic Teej, Christmas and many melas in India, trade shows in Malaysia. It was then … Lire la suite Set up your stall
April was the big month for me, this is when I got married. And way before that, I had to think about my wedding ring! At first, I thought that I would find it in the traditional New road shops (this is the famous lane to find your Wedding jewels in Kathmandu). But, I was … Lire la suite The ring
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 27 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!