Beading A Better World With Omoya Omoya is a jewellery brand that embodies the joy , force and vitality in every woman . A Zulu word signifying air , soul and spirit , Omoya takes inspirations from virtually everything from simple everyday items to visually striking objects from nature . The aim is to imbue jewellery with a sense of vibrancy and to lend geometric spins to everyday objects . Meticulously handwoven and hand finished these designs are a statement on their own. The beading technique used is called Peyote Stitch or gourd stitch . [Read more…] about Beading A Better World With Omoya
Art Enthusiast , Graphic Designer, Craft Junkie and Freelancer
The month of April marks the onset of Spring and new year for many different regions of the country and I happen to be welcoming it ardently from creating a cleaner website to getting a fresh beautiful logo. Let me take a moment to introduce to you the logo designer of Beauty Sprinkles who worked tirelessly with me for the past few weeks – Anastasija Lagusnika. [Read more…] about Milly Design Studio, Anastasija Lagusnika.
Mom , Obsessive Organic Foodie , Entrepreneur , Artist and Jewellery Maker
Diesel Boutique came into being when supermom Madi’s world changed after her son Diesel developed autism almost overnight after getting his 1 year shots. It was an every day struggle for weeks, not sleeping and trying to prevent him from hurting himself, it was rough to say the least. Finally , it got to the point where she had had enough and she started to google cures for Autism. From that point onwards she has never looked back and started researching continuously. Madi and the entire family including her two adorable boys eventually changed their complete lifestyle and diet to 100% organic and did away with all chemicals in their lives. It wasn’t overnight, but over the course of eighteen months her son showed no signs of Autism. He is now a normal everyday boy. [Read more…] about Diesel Boutique – Madi.
Meet Beth Anne, a recent college grad living in Jacksonville, FL. Currently she is searching for a full-time “big girl” job and likes to spend her free time doing what she loves the most: painting. She calls herself an artist and a dreamer. Beth has found an artistic way of using her painting skills to create things that bring joy to others! The first hand-painted floral wood round was created as a Christmas gift for one of her best friends and after posting a photo of it on Facebook, Beth received some amazing feedback from friends and family. Many of her friends encouraged her to open an Etsy shop and sell her work. After receiving more positive feedback following the creation of her second custom wood round (made for another friend of hers), “Of joy and whimsy” was born! [Read more…] about Of Joy and Whimsy- Beth Anne.
Mom , Wife , Teddy Artist , Engineer and Craftswoman
Meet Marina Kachan from Siberia, a stay at home mom , wife ,artist and an engineer . After the company she worked at as an engineer shut down , Marina decided to pursue the career of a teddy artist. She started the Teddy Room seven years ago and has been a teddy bear artist for the last seven years now . The very first teddy bear Marina made was for her mom and it has been living with her ever since. Later, she began a custom to make wedding teddy bears of brides and grooms. Marina found it very interesting to choose their costumes, creating a bouquet of flowers and other wedding details. Creating her teddy bears gave Marina immense amount of pleasure and joy and after a while the couple she made teddy bears for requested her to make a baby teddy bear. Today, Marina’s teddy bears live all around the world. [Read more…] about Teddy Room – Marina Kachan