There is a lot of publicity being given to social enterprises nowadays but what is it that makes an enterprise, “social”? Continue reading
I have always known that Joe Sidek (the Festival Director of George Town Festival, Penang) was talented and used to organize fashion shows, but he proves that creativity can surpass itself over and over again.
Ever wonder how new ideas are born? And travel around the world? Sometimes inspiration and ideas just come through in many forms. I get mine mostly from travelling, reading, listening to music and quite often, just daydreaming. Continue reading
Ever wondered what artisanal luxe is? In designing and creating Senijari, I always think first how a Senijari product would look and and feel like, and how to tell the story of its heritage through its craftsmanship.
Can our heritage evolve through design? Songket, a handwoven traditional Malaysian fabric, is usually created from silk or cotton threads as the background whereas gold or silver metallic threads form the motifs. Continue reading
Senijari is a heritage-inspired lifestyle brand that promotes Malaysian crafts through unique and contemporary designs and products. “Seni”means art in the Malay language, and “Jari” means fingers.