Hold-ma-Paper

This post is coming very late in the day, but April 2017 bought forth the discovery of a brilliant Indian specialty store completely dedicated to arts and crafts (already appreciated during my previous post). One of the few places in the city where you are allowed to get lost in your own world – it…

The real use of Comic Sans

The new specialty store discovery and its secret society (dedicated to arts & crafts) required me to learn a whole lot of new words – all which sounded foreign and intimidating. Catering to a group of almost professional crafters, my initial reading of community posts took me back to the first time I had picked up…

I-Light-Icecream

Super-quick completely random craft: 1 empty shampoo bottle.. systematized brainwashing via 10 secs D.I.Y FB GIFs.. and a genuine love for ice-cream leading to fun ice-cream lamp! With chalk paints and acrylic sprinkles…  

Family Mosaic Quilt – Fabric Printing

As age and wisdom sneaks in each year, my sentiments towards gift-giving are becoming hard-core ‘Sheldon‘ous. Sans registries (a concept which I appreciate in theory but am wistfully thankful is not prevalent in India), on most occasions – I have absolutely NO clue what to gift anyone anymore. When the best friend got married a few…

DIY Floating Lanterns

Different festivals in India bring different things. And different enthusiastic levels. These can depend on the traditional celebration bar set by family, part of India you come from, your personal preference towards each festivals’ delicacies. Diwali for me has always been confusing. While younger, my parents conscientiously planned our annual vacations during the school Diwali…