Dear Friends, Happy Summer! Chocolat Couture is thrilled to announce a new collection of dresses this summer – pullover “qipao” dresses. These dresses are still bias cut and tango-inspired (learn more here), yet, this collection is mainly influenced by the philosophy of Chinese Qipao (旗袍), which incorporate sophisticated details within simple styles. Simplicity is the characteristic of Qipao when compared to other dress styles. In fact, simplicity… Continue reading Summer Breeze 2016 – Part 1
This is a comic series by Storypickers posted on October 5th, 2015. Every time I visit this series, I could find new meanings of my life. You could click the image below to get to the original post. Enjoy! 🙂
Hello Friends! Hope things are going fine with you all! Happy Summer (or Happy Winter to our Southern Hemisphere friends)! This post is dedicated to my parents, especially my mother: We did not have much growing up materially, but we have our mother’s love and dedication, and to be honest, this is far more important… When we were little,… Continue reading Introducing “Carnation” – nurturing the tenderest love!
If you work with your hands, you’re a laborer. If you work with your hands and your mind, you’re a craftsman. If you work with your hands and your mind and your heart, you’re an artist. ~ Saint Francis of Assisi Dear Friends, have you ever tasted a cup of cappuccino with its art stay… Continue reading The Art of Latte, The Pursuit of Perfection
A long time ago, there was a blind clockmaker. While he was building the clock, his only son went off to war and died in battle. Through his grief, he continued building the clock. When the clock was unveiled, the second hand surprisingly turned counterclockwise and the clock was measuring time backwards. The crowd was shocked and the clockmaker revealed that… Continue reading Keep Going!
Hello everyone, please accept my apology for my prolonged Missing in Action. I am back! Today I would like to share a short animation by Steve Cutts, about one man’s reflection on his life. Sometime ago, I read that it takes about 7 years for a person to master something from ground zero. If he can live… Continue reading Unlock Your Dreams
Sometimes you just meet someone, and you can call it fate or chance, but their energy motivates you to evolve… like a caterpillar becoming a butterfly. “When you are pursuing something to keep for the rest of your life, make sure it is something that you truly love and that makes you happy!” I am very thankful to… Continue reading Go with your heart