Patterned Candles

I found these irresistibly adorable candles on a trip to the Walled City. I bought them, without a second thought, only to wonder on the way back what on earth was I going to do with them! Candlelight isn’t really meant for ramen after all. But then I thought, why not? There’s no rule stating … More Patterned Candles

Going Home

Hey, you guys! Thanks for stopping by today. After my flight to Gilgit got cancelled for the 5th time in a row due to bad weather, my friends and I decided to go home by road last summer. Here are some pictures I took that day. Have fun browsing! Have a great week! Sahar

DIY Lamp Upgrade

While browsing through random items in a thrift store today, I saw the prettiest little polygons on a lamp base. Without a moment’s delay, I decided to buy it and to my great happiness it costed only 50 rupees. The excitement, however, was short lived. I picked the lamp up and its shade came off, … More DIY Lamp Upgrade

Dorm Tour, LUMS

It’s funny how I randomly came up with this blog’s name and how much I love it now. If you’re a new reader, I am a college student, living in a dorm, and I love to DIY – hence the name ‘DIY in a Dorm’. Technically, the first room tour on the blog should’ve been … More Dorm Tour, LUMS

Fall Outfit: Plaid

Autumn in my hometown is a vision. Most people prefer summers and Sakura but for me, nothing beats the sound of the leaves rustling under my feet and the sight of the valley covered in all shades of red and gold. For someone like me, who waits for fall all year round, it is very … More Fall Outfit: Plaid

Do it NOW!

It is just so tempting to leave those few pages at the end of the chapter for tomorrow, to delay sending that email and to avoid the piling laundry, believing somehow we will manage to squeeze more in our laundry baskets! Procrastination can be very tempting and just as dangerous. “Sometimes ‘later’ becomes ‘never’. So, roll … More Do it NOW!

Sunday Book Bazaar

When I moved to Lahore, it was very baffling for me to see almost all markets closed on Sundays. Unless your stop is one of the few fancy stores that remain open, shopping trips have to be planned around the work schedule on weekdays. While there is an obvious downside to this tradition, it comes … More Sunday Book Bazaar