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New! Lunar Ramadan Calendars

Assalamu Alaikum, I am so excited to announce my new Ramadan Calendar line for 2017. As an Early Childhood Educator, I am always looking for fun ways to incorporate learning into my handmade products. My new Lunar collection features the moon phases over the course of the month on the outside of the fabric pockets. […] Read more…

Open Arms Kayseri Project

I would like to introduce you to the Open Arms in Kayseri Project (OAK), a charity started by some wonderful sisters I know in Turkey, to support Syrian refugee families. More from OAK: Our focus is in three areas: Emergency care, self reliance and education for women and children. We provide supplies including food, coal […] Read more…

Come in, We’re Open

So it has been 3 months since I closed my etsy shop while I went on maternity leave. As my baby boy gets bigger I am getting back into the swing of things and life is starting to normalize. It feels really good to be making things with my hands again. I just love being […] Read more…

The past 6 months…

It’s been quite some time since I’ve blogged here. The past 6 months have been quite a whirlwind, in a good way, for me and my home based business, Alhumdulillah. I wanted to take a moment to document what an amazing year I have had so far. I have learned so much and met many […] Read more…

Evolution of the Ramadan Advent Calendar

I have been sewing Ramadan Advent Calendars since 2009, subhanAllah! It is interesting to see how my sewing skills and also technique have evolved over the years- I have chosen all blue calendars that I have made over the years to compare 🙂 2009: Applique pockets fabric paint free-hand written letters fabric paint free-hand written […] Read more…

Ramadan Advent Pocket Calendars

It’s that time of year again! I’m in Ramadan calendar making mode. Here is the batch I’ve made so far this year. Good news is, I’ve reopened my etsy shop, and you can purchase them there too inshaAllah. I’m really loving the purple one. What’s your favourite? Every time I make a new one my […] Read more…

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