Tag Archives: DIY

IKEA makeup vanity 

So excited after years as a makeup artist I have finally sorted out a vanity. The whole thing cost me under 500aed from ikea:   1.Small desk with drawer to keep all the makeup. 170aed  2. mirror square (60cm same as … Continue reading

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DIY wedding gift under 100aed

Just wanted to share a quick DIY wedding gift that cost me under 90aed.  My friend is getting married on the weekend and like most couples who have met in Dubai… They both are mixed nationality (French & Irish), they … Continue reading

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DIY Instagram art

It’s January and we are all poor! I want to share a quick DIY gift I made for my sister which if you are on a budget is a thoughtful and unique gift. Instagram photo canvas for under 150aed. I … Continue reading

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OPA! 10 ways to throw a Toga Party

This has to be one of my favourite posts as anyone who knows me knows I love: 1) Hosting Parties 2) Themes 3) Dress ups I came up with Toga theme for my house warming because everyone can get into the … Continue reading

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DIY Halloween Costumes & Makeup

Halloween is here.. although I love dressing up in themes, Halloween is huge here in Dubai and with that can come expensive events to attend and expensive outfits. Here are my looks from 2013’s parties. For both looks I wore my … Continue reading

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Habibi Habibi … DIY Vintage Arabic Movie Posters

I’ve been so slack lately with writing some little articles because I’m actually staying home and trying to save money while aiming at less partying in the lead up to Ramadan. So I decided to make my next article the … Continue reading

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Fun Party Props – French theme

Anyone who knows me, knows I love a good prop at parties.. ! You will be surprised about the amount of people I know that laugh at the idea but when they are in the moment always get involved and … Continue reading

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Sunday Stylin’ with ShoesTova

Affordable Style – The Turban. I’ve spoken about Natalia’s style before. She’s a perfect example of mixing designers with high street fashion and local designers. I can’t wait to post her style from yesterday’s Dubai World Cup Horse Race where … Continue reading

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DIY Art Deco Poster

I am a believer in homemade gifts. I think they are special and with so many family and friends birthday’s and celebrations I attend here what do you buy people that have everything? Or perhaps you don’t have the budgets … Continue reading

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