Transform your basic dress into a glamour statement dress for any special occasion using a few basic materials! A simple DIY step-by-step tutorial using ribbons and iron-on adhesive and thread for a chic and stylish sheer panel hem.

DIY Sheer Panel Dress Hem

A project never looked so glam!  See how I transformed a dress with some basic black ribbons, iron-on adhesive and some thread!  No machine needed.  A sheer panel dress hem is definitely a classy, romantic addition to any simple dress. It finally feels like spring here in Canada which means dress season, patio drinks and special […] Read more…

These delicious and delicate buttery cookies will be your new favourite treat! These piped flower cookies are the perfect gift for any special event! Hello spring and summer!!

Whipped Flower Butter Cookie Recipe

These whipped flower butter cookies literally melt in your mouth!  I made these beautiful, colourful cookies around Easter for my family but they’re the perfect treat for Mother’s Day, birthdays, special occasions….or any time of year, really.  The buttery goodness infused with extracts (mint being my personal favourite) make irresistible treats for friends and family.  […] Read more…

A Mother's Day gift guide for Asian mothers/grandmothers in your life. After searching around the web for a gift for my own mother, most items didn't suit her. I've collected a variety of affordable and splurge products my mom will love (or already loves)!

Asian Mother’s Day Gift Guide

It’s that time of year again.  The struggle has returned: finding a Mother’s Day gift. After roaming the web at various gift guides, I couldn’t possibly imagine buying many of the items I’ve seen for my middle-aged, traditional, Vietnamese mother or grandmother.  A DIY photo frame, “I love you” necklace, or pretty travel mug are […] Read more…

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