KIMONO TOP

You look like you came back from a vacation in an Asian country!” a friend exclaimed when she met me wearing this kimono top. It was not the effect I was going for while making it, but if it gives away an authentic vibe, I am cool with that.

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STOP! IT’S PINK.

IF SPRING COULD PERSONIFY into someone who had multiple social media accounts, by now it would have definitely gone crazy from all the tags/mentions it got. Not a day went by without me seeing people complaining about winter and begging spring to come. Now that it’s finally here, people will probably start talking about summer in no time. Spring, you will soon be forgotten.

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CROCHET DRESS

IN ALL HONESTY, I WAS not planning on uploading these photos to the blog. They were taken during my break from work – sometime between me complaining about how uncomfortable my heels were and how heavily that chocolate muffin I ate for lunch was weighing on my stomach – and were meant to be displayed only on my Instagram. My phone, however, surprised me with its photo-capturing quality and, after some first-grade Photoshop levels and graphics mixing, I concluded that yes, these photos can pass as blog material.

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MAKING YOUR OWN CLOTHES: WHERE TO START?

DO YOU LIKE THE DRESS I am wearing in the photos? Did you know that I made it just a day before my second graduation party? Of course, for some crazy reason, that night I ended up wearing another dress that I had sewn before, but that's beside the point. My point is that a lot of people ask me how I learned to make my own clothes. Well, I had a great teacher growing up, the all-knowing mom. Whenever she had free time, my mom would always do something whether it was sewing, knitting, or crocheting and seeing that, it made me want to learn. Making clothes seemed fun and productive at the same time.

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