DIY Pompom Dupatta Scarf

DIY Pompom Dupatta Scarf

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (or haven’t been on Pinterest in months), you’ve probably noticed the pom pom trend. I’ve seen it popping up everywhere from shoes to home decor products, and I’ve been dying to jump on the bandwagon! The only thing is, I didn’t want to…

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DIY Sari: From Two Old Dupattas

DIY Sari: From Two Old Dupattas

I don’t know about you guys, but I don’t really like to spend a lot of money on Indian party wear clothes, that’s what got me thinking about making a DIY sari.  As much as I love Indian clothes, and there are a lot of desi designers I swoon over,…

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Quilled Paper Jhumka {Indian Earrings} DIY

Quilled Paper Jhumka {Indian Earrings} DIY

A few weeks ago I was randomly watching YouTube videos and came across a tutorial for jhumke made out of paper (quilled paper jhumke). Anyone who knows me knows that I have a bit of an obsession with jhumke, and nothing gets me as excited as a good DIY, so…

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Reinventing a Dupatta as a Scarf

Reinventing a Dupatta as a Scarf

Scarves are probably my favourite accessory of all time. I have my winter scarves (thick and cozy), my summer scarves (light weight and whimsical), and even my desi scarves; also known as shawls, and perfect to pair with sarees and suits. What I’ve never thought to do until recently though…

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Painting Choodiyan with Nail Polish

Painting Choodiyan with Nail Polish

If you are anything like me you probably have boxes (and boxes) full of choodiyan {Indian bangles} piled up in a closet or under your bed that you bought to go with an Indian outfit at some point or another. I hold onto these choodiyan even after the outfits are…

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Super Moisture Mask for Hair

Super Moisture Mask for Hair

Without a doubt my favourite part of writing  a blog and being connected on social media is all the amazing people I get to ‘meet’ online. One of those awesome online connections is the girls behind The Desi Dossier; Kayenat and Nigar. {Completely unrelated, I would trade names with Kayenat in…

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Beauty Products I Never Cheat On…

Beauty Products I Never Cheat On…

Loyalty is a trait I value highly, but when it comes to beauty products I’m extremely disloyal. If I run out of mascara I’m likely to run to the local drug store and grab whatever is on sale or has a pretty package and grabs my attention. It doesn’t help…

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