“Come sit with us Kamla, lets catch up!” said the third floor Mrs. D’Sylva. Kamla hastened from the dining table to the lounge, hiding her phone that was beeping continuously. She had friends and acquaintances from her apartment building over for tea. It was their usual monthly book club meet-up. But something was different. Woman… Continue reading Untitled I
In the list of my successful and enjoyed embroidery projects, I add Francine the Floral Fox. I picked up this design online, part of a series of cute animals and recreated the picture using similar threads and stitches I found most appropriate. Stitches used: 1. Stem stitch-for outline and some stems 2. Lazy Daisy- for… Continue reading Threadventures: Francine the Floral Fox
Crafts, handiworks and handmade goodies, all bring the delightful waft of yesteryears as we remember stories from our grandmothers and mothers. When we think about handmade dresses, gifts and items, we think about the ethnic creations of East and envy it from afar. Perhaps, we even pay an extra buck for the exquisite products… Continue reading Hand Embroidery: Reviving a popular creative hobby from the past!
Perhaps its never enough to be expressing in a particular way and it serves the creative muscles best to be discovering new ways of venting out. Thus, here comes a poem. Being one of my favourite kinds of creative writing, I've written it for friends and of course in helpless moments but never with the… Continue reading Come! Come the days already