Bold Urban Neckwear

Recently a friend in Abu Dhabi shared the work of Laëtitia Ewagnignon. Founder, Owner and Designer of ÊKÂBÔ DESIGN. She is based in Togo and has a shop online. Check out her pieces. I am a fan! A buying trip to Togo will be added to the list. To see more from ÊKÂBÔ DESIGN like them on Facebook. Read More

What Happened to the Hill?

I remember the card my mom received for her birthday in 1987. A glossy black card with the outline of a hill, colorful confetti & balloons on the front and the words “Happy 40th Birthday” in a bold font. I don’t remember the exact words written on the inside of the card but, what I Read More

My Next Chapter is Now, Pt. 2

I am thankful to have the space of the now to explore and discover where I am to grow. I am learning a new field in textiles and manufacturing; I am taking  a class on blogging, and a class on business strategies for start-up entrepreneurs; I am   studying patternmaking and design; I am doing Read More

My Next Chapter is Now!

I am in transition. But wait, aren’t we as human beings always in transition? What I mean to say is, after 11 years of working at one job, I am no longer employed there. I stayed too long. I wanted to leave for a long while but didn’t because I couldn’t figure out what I Read More


Hi I am Shiree, thanks for stopping by, and welcome to my new blog Treasureful!This is just an introductory post, so I’ll keep it short and sweet. Over the next few months, I plan to write and share posts about cool products crafted by local, national and international artisans I encounter for a new website Ethnic Read More

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