Design Hadithi | How To Hang Up a Gallery Wall

OF COURSE I TALK TO MYSELF. sometimes I need expert advice! If you have a ton of pictures, artefacts and the wall space then you need to put up a gallery wall like yesterday. Step one of how to hang up a gallery wall is get inspiration… pinspiration to be exact! This is the point…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 3rd July 2018 | Gratitude Journal

⊱ཞ🖤 The journey ཞ⊰ Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection ~ Mark Twain. Hello my name is Abida Buoro and I am a recovering perfectionist (and brass jewellery addict…but that’s a different 12-step program…). As part of my recovery I am constantly reminded that the only way to get better at anything is to…

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Design Hadithi | Crave Kitchen ~ Kikuyu

In character, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity ~ Henry Longfellow   Guys! I’m soooooo excited about a series – not the acting kind although there was a time when I had convinced my self that I could be Jack Tellers T.V wife, pray tell why is no one bringing back…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 26th June 2018 | Gratitude Journal

⊱ཞ🖤 Sauti Sol & Nyashinskis’ Short N Sweet ཞ⊰ I know I’m really late to the party so please excuse me but I just discovered Sauti Sols’ Short N Sweet song (my poor highschool teacher Mr. Mbatia, if only he could read this he’d be like ‘she had so much potential… now look at her she…

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Design Hadithi | Personalised Artwork

There is no such thing as a new idea. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope.” – Mark Twain As a creative I’m sometimes a tad bit hard on myself when it comes to content creation because it feels like every great idea has been…

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Design Hadithi | Mercado Mexican Kitchen & Bar

Everything is designed, few things are designed well ~ Brian Reed. I have to say, today’s Design Hadithi Feature was designed beautifully! Last year a couple of friends and I had a white elephant gift exchange dinner at the Mercado Mexican Restaurant and the moment I walked in I fell in love with the interiors,…

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Design Hadithi | Boudoir Tour!!!! ….& an unnecessary number of jewellery photo’s!

  As promised! Today is bedroom tour day!!!! so you know what? I’ll share with you some fun fact about my self: Things I have in common with a Victoria Secrets model: Being Hungry. I just love creating vignettes throughout my home and my bedroom is no exception. The little chest you see on the…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 5th March 2018 | Gratitude Journal

Everything has it’s beauty, but not everyone sees it ~ Andy Warhol Thank you for joining me for another four things I’m loving post! This past week I have been loving: ⊱ཞ🖤 My new Plant Baby- A Stag Horn Fern  ཞ⊰ We have a new addition to the family, a stag horn fern… I have…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 28th February 2018 | Gratitude Journal

⊱ཞ🖤 No. 1: Coffee ཞ⊰ I Love my morning mug of coffee! and when I say coffee, I mean freshly brewed coffee…scratch that I mean freshly ground (I miss that band!) and brewed coffee. I admit I have disdain for that instant coffee ish that’s masquerading as coffee. I suspect it is held with contempt just about…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 19th February 2018 | Gratitude Journal

⊱ཞ🖤 No. 1: Tooth ~ Fairy ཞ⊰ I cannot contain my excitement! I just pulled out my baby’s first tooth! So now she wants notes instead of coins for her piggy bank!!… how much will that be once we are done pulling out all the milk teeth? … and how much should it be per tooth?…

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