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
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
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