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Traditional Chinese weddings requires specific items like a new tea set (used for the tea ceremony), red ang pows, wedding themed soft toys, plates, ribbons, slippers and even a red potty. Prior to a wedding, an auspicious date would need to be set, taking into account the birth date and time of both the bride [...]

Aside from a shop in Petaling Jaya that sells Halloween items, if you are based in Kuala Lumpur, another good place to get is from Petaling Street or Jalan Sultan. Sometimes as staff activities, there may be competition on the best decoration for Halloween which falls each year on 31 October. I know coz sometimes [...]

If you are looking to buy blank mini magnets to be used for your craft projects to make fridge magnets, I have sen one shop in Petaling Jaya that sells it. As it is not wholesale, the price can be more expensive. Suffice if you just want a few for your craft projects. This shop [...]

There are lots of items that the Malaysian night market or pasar malam have to offer. A lot of items are available at low prices and there are much varieties to choose from: Above are beautiful bows and ribbons- looked handmade and sold for price that you cannot get from a typical rented kiosk in [...]

There are a number of stores by artisans and crafters in Central Market as shown in the store above: Lot 4 Dreamer. They would sell photo frames which can be customised. Above: Now, more mass produced souveniors are being sold. Those that are hand crafted are admitted more rare because it’s tough for crafters to [...]

Often when we want to buy hardware items or equipment to help in our repair work, hobby or DIY projects, we would need a good recommendation and advice. It would be great if we can have honest recommendation and guidance on what to buy based on the items we need and within our budget. Especially if we are not an expert [...]

A friend of mine have a beautifully beaded camera. I had always wondered where she had gotten the sticky beads from. Then I chanced on a store selling the stickers meant for mobile phones: All you need to do is to carefully remove the stickers (small sticky beads) and stick it bead by bead on [...]

I came across a Facebook page where classes on beading (manik) and sequin (labuci) embroidery class and I think it is worth a mention here. A number of visitors here are like me who love and appreciate craft works. So when I see a fellow crafter advertising about the classes, I cannot resist putting it [...]