1. Life Style Jan 12, 2020

    Crochety and Crafty - 5 benefits of art and craft

    5 benefits of art and craft - Deidaatip […]
  2. Event Dec 27, 2019

    Boxing Day Sales - Deal or No Deal

    The hype, the crowds, the blood, sweat, and tears. Are you re-thinking Boxing Day sales this year? Before you flash your plastic fantastic, ensure the discounts are genuine. […]
  3. Life Style Dec 24, 2019

    Last Minute DIY Gift Wrapping Hacks

    Last-Minute DIY Gift Wrapping Hacks […]
  4. Nov 25, 2019

    Father’s Day Gift Ideas – Deidaatip

    Think outside the box – no handkerchiefs or socks for daddy this Fathers Day. Give dad the gift of warmth. Buy a man scarf from Deidaashop. A man scarf spells relaxed elegance. Opt for plain pashminas or patterned ones. A neutral scarf complements an understated sartorial style. Alternately, replace dad’s tie with a colourful pashmin […]
  5. Nov 25, 2019

    Technology and Craft – Frenemies?

    I may be a poster girl for all things handmade, but I do not reject new technology. New technology and artisan crafts are not mutually exclusive. They can complement each other. Their combined forces can combat environmental pollution and the decimation of communities. […]
  6. Nov 25, 2019

    Fashionability and Sustainability – Is fashion becoming unfashionable?

    “Fashion is made to become unfashionable. By virtue of being in style, a look must eventually be out of style…”, Coco Chanel. A multi-billion dollar industry rests on an ephemeral concept of what is trendy and what is not. We continue to buy trendy clothes. Last season’s discards end up in opportunity shops and landfills. The volume  […]
  7. Nov 25, 2019

    How to re-use calico bags – ecotips from Deidaa

    Looking back to my childhood, I recall my grandfather going to the markets every morning. He would bring back fresh fruits and vegetables in weathered calico bags. Most households either had no refrigerator or refrigerated produce was frowned upon. Plastic bags had not raised their hydra heads yet. The vendor would pour veggies into  […]
  8. Nov 25, 2019

    What is eco-textile?

    How many varieties of eco-textiles do we have? Why do we need to switch to eco-textiles? […]
  9. Nov 25, 2019

    Mother’s Day Gift – It is all about scarves

    ‘When I wear a silk scarf I never feel so definitely like a woman, a beautiful woman.’ Audrey Hepburn […]
  10. Nov 25, 2019

    Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2019… a new look

    Mother’s Day is a month away, but it will be upon us in no time. Like all good online marketers, I tell my clients to plan ahead and shop early. You have to factor in the time required for shipping. Deidaa offers free express shipping close to all major festivals and occasions. Nonetheless, as we approach busy times, postal services  […]