Category Archives: Oman

My Experience on Oman 90.4 FM for Life As It Is

Life as it is - Final Group Photo
Life as it is - Final Group Photo

Two weeks have passed and I realized that I didn’t share my experience being on 90.4 FMOman’s national radio station during the month of Ramadhan. I still remember how nervous I was as I sat in the studio for the first … Continue reading

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The Radio Show You Don’t Want to miss this Ramadhan

Life as it is Banner

Ramadhan is just around the corner and I am honored to be invited to be one of the guests on Hatim Al Abdilsalam’s radio show called “Life as it is”. The show will start on the first day of ramadhan … Continue reading

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Tutorial on How to sew an Omani Cap

Omani Cap Cover YT2- SCU

Last week I received a comment from one of my readers asking if I could provide further explanation on this picture tutorial which I posted  back in 2008, on how to sew Omani caps aka Kimma. I promised her that i would film a video … Continue reading

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Bloggers in Oman {The Crafty ones and the not so Crafty}

Omani Bloggers
Omani Bloggers

I remember whilst growing up i always kept diaries however in October 2008, when i  started my sewing journey and wanted to document the things i made, it was only natural that i start a blog. So glad i did … Continue reading

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Peeloh, The Fashion Show & Bazaar by Boutique Muscat

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Boutique Muscat will be making fashion history  today by hosting a fashion show & Bazaar (tomorrow) with some of the hottest fashion bloggers in the region. Eeek not long to go now and i will be in the company of these gorgeous … Continue reading

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CIO’s Summer Craft Fair – A successful Event!

Crafty in Oman Summer Fair

Last Saturday Crafty in Oman hosted our 2nd Craft Fair, the Summer Craft Fair at the Dolphin Village. Not sure what Crafty in Oman do? then read about about it here It was so lovely to see the crafters getting … Continue reading

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Daziaa’s Open House

Sneak peak

If you follow me on instagram {@thesewist} you’ve probably seen this pic (above) which was taken on my way to Daziaa’s open house held last Saturday. If you are not familiar with Daziaa (hello, where have you been hiding?) just … Continue reading

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Custom Order: Maryam’s Braism Bag

Blue side

Last weekend i whipped up another braism bag for Maryam who placed an order for one as she feel in love with the first braism bag i made. This bag is gorgeous the royal blue with gold thread is simply … Continue reading

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Crafty in Oman hosts Craft Spring Fair

Spring Fair

Super excited to announce that Crafty In Oman is hosting its first Craft Fair!! Please sign up if you are interested in taking part at the Spring Craft Fair, but hurry up limited space available!! Please note no tables will … Continue reading

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Crafty In Oman – {2nd Meet up}

CIO 02

I dont know what you were up to this past weekend but i had a crafty Friday! Some of the members of the group {Crafty in Oman} met on Friday afternoon , we had loads of fun. CIO was founded … Continue reading

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