When I was little, I didn't quite understand why we celebrate Valentine's Day, but I enjoyed that the weeks leading to this special day were filled with bright colors and happy packagings.
As I grew up, I learned Valentine's Day gave us an opportunity to say "thank you" and "I love you" to the people we love. As an adult….
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, you must be thinking what gift to give and how to wrap your gift. So many creative ideas have been shared online and you might be feeling a bit overwhelmed…? Well, let’s make it easy - here is the tutorial to make perfect presentations for your Valentine’s Day gifts for her and him!
At the end of last year, I asked you "how do you want to learn from me in 2019?"
First of all, thank you so much to everyone who participated in the survey! So many of you gave me detailed answers that would be helpful to improve my future lesson programs. I'll be sure to incorporate your requests and suggestions into the lessons I'll be creating this year....and you know what? I already did!
I’m sure some of you went for X’mas shopping this past weekend for Black Friday sale. Now you have the gifts ready, you might be thinking about how to personalize them creatively.
In the past couple of weeks, I’ve been talking about how creating personalized gift wrapping helps you express your gratitude and appreciation for the recipients and build better relationships with people important in your life.
When I stepped into the store, Vansankan Pensée, PRISTINE Friend Shop, I was astonished by the beautiful displays filled with white clothing. They are all made from organic cotton. The owner Miyoko Ishihara was stylishly wearing an all-white outfit, she smiled and said "do you know why organic fluffy cotton fiber ball doesn't sink in water? It contains natural oil which helps to protect your skin from dryness, itching and other problems."
If you love DIY craft projects, the holiday season must be a fun and exciting time for you! Decorating trees and rooms, making your own holiday Christmas wreath and ornaments, designing and wrapping your gifts, making handmade holiday cards...there are so many creative projects to do.
A book is one of the most items I give and also receive as a gift. I'm sure it's the same way to many of you as we know that good books often give us new skills & knowledge, entertainment & enjoyment, or happiness & satisfaction!
Are you planning to host a holiday party? or perhaps giving thank you gifts to friends and co-workers this holiday season?
Here is an easy way to create DIY custom gift bag!
Holiday is around the corner, many of us will start thinking about what presents to give to friends and family members.
The other day, I asked my 13 years old nephew what he wanted for his Christmas present and he replied to me with one word - "Money."
Some people love going to the hardware stores, and some enjoy gourmet food shopping. Me, I get excited about going to the paper and stationery stores and that hasn't changed since I was a little kid.
The colors, textures, and patterns of paper always mesmerize me. I love to see what new designs and items are out there, and watch how the stores display their products and how other customers react to them.