Home-Style: A Splash of Red, Black and White

I’m really glad that there are five Fridays on my birth month. For the regulars here, you know that having five Fridays in a month would make the 4th one as an anything-goes post, thus Freestyle Friday. It’s also the best time to launch a new section for the blog — and this one has … Continue reading

Mom-Style: Rone of Mothering Earthlings

After over two years in the blogosphere, I am fortunate to have met some truly wonderful and real people, like-minded moms, and several interesting personalities through social media. One such individual is this hip and fab mom with gorgeous earthlings. She also happens to be the first ever online friend I’ve met in person! I’m pleased … Continue reading

Fun Friday: Virtual Fashion Styling on Miss-Match

Third Friday of the month:  Hobby / Recreation Virtual styling has been the perfect outlet for me, being a frustrated designer and fashion stylist.   “I Love Squarepants” — my first published look on Miss-Match First, Mom-Friday got into Looklet.com, it was short-lived…followed by Polyvore (which I haven’t even touched yet)… and just recently, after a Tweet from Jennie … Continue reading

Mom-Style: Christine, the Manila Fashion Observer

Preppy, cool, simple, fashion savant.  That is how I would describe this stylish mother of one after getting to know her through our online interactions and from following her exploits shared on her popular blog site. Swingin’ Singapore is where home is, and this young and well-traveled mom shares a slice of her life with Mom-Friday’s Mom-Style … Continue reading

Mom-Style: Tina the Phenomenal Mama

For today’s Mom-Style, allow me to introduce one of the first ladies who have supported my blog from the very beginning.  She is one domestic diva I truly admire. Though we’ve known each other since we were kids, it’s only recently that we’ve been able to meet and get in touch again because of blogging! … Continue reading

Mom-Style: Traveling Mama Jen of ‘Folie à Deux’

“Mom-Style will serve as my platform to put the spotlight on fashion-savvy moms from all walks of life… Being a mother is a full-time ‘job’ and as a result, many moms tend to forget to take care of themselves. So making an effort to look good can, in turn, become an inspiration for others to also … Continue reading

Digging Damask

Damask (dăm’əsk) [from Damascus], fabric of silk, wool, linen, cotton, or man-made fibers, with a pattern formed by the weaving; e.g., the ground may be in twill weave, and the contrasting design in satin. True damasks are flat and reversible, thus differing from brocades. Splendid patterns, silks, and dyes were used by the Damascus weavers, … Continue reading