Archive for: Mariana Grapain Etno Diseño

October 9, 2017

Velvet mules and Oaxacan dress

You might wonder how many pairs of pink shoes somebody needs when you go through my posts. But it was impossible not to fall in love with these velvet mules instantly! And I know that I didn’t need them but just look at them. They are so cute! You may have noticed that mules are on […]

August 25, 2017

Pom pom rope sandals and embroidered dress

Just when you think you have seen enough shoes from me, here I go again! A few posts back,  I showed you a beautiful pair of pink heeled peep toe shoes. Well they weren’t the only pair I bought that day I visited Bimba y Lola (oops!)… This pair of blue pom pom rope sandals was […]

April 28, 2017

Fringe and yarn

Earlier this week I started telling you about my trip to Finland and the nice things I found there. While exploring Lahti, we went to this very nice café by the lake and next to it there was a handcrafts store full of beautiful things made in Finland. My love for yarn and knitting and […]

January 9, 2017

Fuchsia and polka dots

I  have been in Monterrey for 4 years now and I am lucky to be part of a work team that has embraced me and we have created a special bond. Since I started working here I have collaborated closely with Alberto and this has led to as becoming friends. So my thoughtful friend gave […]

December 27, 2016

Shopping in Oaxaca

In October 2015 I travelled to Oaxaca with a group of my students and a colleague on a study trip. A friend of my colleague’s who is local and helped us out with the organisation of everything one day took us to meet Mariana. Mariana is a woman from a community in Oaxaca that has […]