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7 Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him & Her

Last minute valentines day gift ideas for him and her

If you always leave gift shopping for the last minute, don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. These gift ideas can be bought/made in a couple of hours. And your boyfriend or girlfriend will absolutely love them. 1. Gratitude Box. Write down the things you love about your partner on small cardboard cards and place them…

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Who Makes The Clothes at Dressaraz?

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This year we’re getting involved in the Fashion Revolution Week! And in this blog post, we’d like to introduce you to some of the creative minds and hands behind the production of our clothes. For us, working sustainably has a lot to do with simply caring about each other. It also has to do with…

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Mexican Independence Day Celebration and Outfit Ideas

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For those of you who don’t already know, Mexican Independence Day is celebrated on September 16th. The celebration starts on the night of the 15th when thousands of Mexicans gather in the Zócalo (main square) of their towns or cities to celebrate. The celebration is led by the president of each municipality, and it is characterized…

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10 Tips to Help You Make the Most of Summer

10 Tips to Help You Make the Most of Summer

Summer is the time of the year when people go on long holidays. It’s also the time that we get to have a well-deserved break from work. But whether you’re packing your bags for the beach or staying in town, these tips will help you make the most of this summer. Enjoy.  1. Disconnect As…

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A Little Help Goes a Long Way

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A little more than a year ago I was walking down the streets of beautiful Oaxaca in search of handmade clothing for my shop. If you ever have the chance to go to Mexico, you definitely have to visit this charming city. You’ll be amazed by its cobbled streets, colorful churches, food, and happy people.…

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The Beauty of The Embroideries from Jalapa De Díaz

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This beautiful blouse is originally from Jalapa de Díaz, a town located in the Mexican state of Oaxaca. It is 50 km west of Tuxtepec, the principal city in the Papaloapan region and the second largest in Oaxaca state. This blouse or huipil originated around the 20s. It is embroidered on the front and back with elements…

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