Category Archives: DIY

Do It Yourself Projects

3D Crescent and Star Instructions

How do you turn our Crescent and Star into a 3D decorations?   Step One: Look for the crease on the crescent and just fold where the line is                                                     […]

Palm Leaf DIY

PALM LEAF DIY MATERIALS Green construction paper Scissors Bone folder ( really anything hard like a pen, credit card, spoon etc. will do ) Optional watercolors, pastels, or blendable medium.   INSTRUCTION Fold construction paper in half longways Cut out and be long gated leaf/teardrop shape Here is a template of the leaf in case […]

Malachite DIY

MALACHITE DIY MATERIAL –Tray of your choice ( I’m using a clear acrylic drawer organizer from inter-design purchased on Amazon for $13 https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00O9ND77C/ref=yo_ii_img?ie=UTF8&psc=1) You could also use this technique on just about any surface that can be cleaned and prepped for paint. –Smooth sturdy board (larger than the bottom of your tray. I’m using a cereal box […]

Aameen/Bismillah Ceremony

Aameen and Bismillah ceremonies are momentous events in the Desi community.  A Bismillah ceremony marks a child’s official introduction to Islam and an Aameen is a continuation into the child’s Islamic formation; when the child completes reading the Quran.  This process could take a few years, depending on the child’s pace. Many parents turn this […]

Hajj Kaaba Lantern DIY

Since there are not much choices of Hajj party supplies out there. Here is an easy Kaaba diy for your next hajj party Material Black square paper lantern (you can find at any party store.  We got those from Oriental Trading Gold Sparkly ribbon, black and white ribbon, gold and black ribbon (found at any […]

Roaring Twenties Party

After reading and watching the Great Gatsby we thought what a great idea it would be to host a roaring twenties school fundraiser. with such an opulent theme such as the roaring twenties one cannot go wrong.  Just use black, white and gold accents and you have yourself a grand party.  No gold is too […]

Hajj DIYs

In the mood for putting together a hajj themed party? Here are some easy ideas.

KAABA LANTERN

 

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Hajj Kaaba Lantern DIY

 

KAABA FAVORS

Clear boxes are from Michaels

 

Hajj Table

Let your imagination take over with just black square plates, ribbons and gold napkins

 

 

KAABA VASE