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Eid-ul-Fitr 2013 in London

// August 8th, 2013 // 2 Comments » // Photos

Chandelier in Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

// May 1st, 2012 // 2 Comments » // Photos

I took several photos during my recent visit to the Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. You really can't help yourself, it's too beautiful a building not to capture, māshā’Allāh. But this was my favourite from the set.

Earring Organiser: A Simple Piece of Plastic = Much Happiness

// April 28th, 2012 // 1 Comment » // Photos

How I stored my earrings before.

Let the organising commence!

Oooh... pretty, shiny things.

How I store my earrings now. :)

You can find the same product, or similar products, on eBay and Amazon by searching for “earring organiser”.

An Ordinary Breakfast Made Interesting

// March 22nd, 2012 // No Comments » // Photos

Poached Egg with Wholemeal Toast

Poached Egg with Wholemeal Toast

I love how the Instagram iPhone app turns the most mundane photo into something special, māshā’Allāh. :)

A Beautiful Mess

// October 17th, 2010 // 4 Comments » // Photos

Taken using a 4th gen iPod Touch… with a little tweaking in iPhoto. It's annoying how Apple has allowed the iPod to shoot HD video but the photos aren't up to scratch in terms of quality, as you can easily tell when you view the pic at full size.

Square Cookies!

// September 13th, 2010 // 2 Comments » // Photos

I finally got round to baking some ‘Īd treats this morning. Kinda went a bit wonky in my haste. At least they taste better than they look, māshā’Allāh! Same recipe as here, but this time I used dark chocolate.

Eid-ul-Fitr Salat in the Park, 2010

// September 10th, 2010 // No Comments » // Photos

‘Īd Mubarak! I didn't have much time to take (or post) the number of pics that I usually do. But I quite like this one, cuz it captures some nice little moments, māshā’Allāh. Have a look through and see what you see! =)

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Rahmah (Mercy): Before & After

// July 28th, 2010 // 2 Comments » // Photos


I attended a calligraphy workshop a few years back with my best friend, SimSim. Though I had a lot of fun, it was clear that I didn't have much skill with a brush!

Later, I scanned in the piece I brought home (top), and eventually fiddled with it in Adobe Illustrator, printing it out on canvas as a wedding present for the same friend (bottom).

I think this is proof as to why I should stick with digital art in future!

SimSim’s Wedding Day

// July 15th, 2010 // 4 Comments » // Photos

A selection of photos from the wedding day of my best friend, SimSim.

Bridal Makeup (close up) Bridal Makeup (the full monty) Bridal Bling Bridal Bangles Bangles Confetti
The Stage The Hall (1) The Hall (2) The Hall (3) Little Red Bag of Secrets

Hubb (Love)

// July 14th, 2010 // 2 Comments » // Photos

For my best friend, SimSim.

Drawn using a Wacom Bamboo Pen in Adobe Illustrator CS5.

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