Last April, on a sunny afternoon, my mom and I went to have a little walk around the famous Patan’ Durbar Square. Even though, it has been 5 or 6th time for my mom, we still enjoy having a walk in this area, stop at the museum, walk in the small and hidden streets from … Lire la suite Start the voyage made « Of Salt and Silk »
I recently came across a great initiative, called « Worn Wear program » which aims at keeping your Patagonia’s clothes in action longer. As they say it does represent « an easy way to recycle Patagonia garments when they’re beyond repair ». So definitely, imagine that you love one of your garments and you have been wearing for a … Lire la suite Repair your Patagonia’s
I have prepared a selection of cases when renown brands are, what I call are : very lazy copying acting with unethical behavior do not give credits and neither help the targeted community from the copied design Recently, I got revolted against Max Mara, a middle starting luxury fashion brand which just copied the beautiful … Lire la suite What is this?
Personally, this was my third time visiting the workshop or should I say the « humongous » production facility of Association for Craft Producers. This time was very special because I didn’t go for my research (referring to my master’s thesis), neither about of work with the buyers but with my students! It was very important for … Lire la suite Visiting ACP
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