Tag Archives Paper Patisserie

Sweet {Gifting}: Candies and Macarons

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There's just something so charming about receiving a gift of sweet somethings packaged in a box with old-timey care. These hand-crafted bespoke cake boxes are the perfect enclosure to show off classy confectionery or house an assortment of fun candies. The scalloped window cut-outs with clear plastic inserts can either provide a peek into the box's contents ...

CD Favours and {Gifts} for Guests

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When looking out for special gift ideas, a custom playlist of favourite nasheeds and qiraat makes for a thoughtful token that's sure to linger on in aural enjoyment. Perfect for wedding favours, baby announcements and Eid gifting, it takes little more than a bit of niQi paper patisserie to transform a cd's jewel case into a ...

Spring Brights: Gifting in {Emerald and Purple}

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Visibly displayed gifting, arranged on trays and covered with just a thin film of cellophane to afford guests a clearer view, used to be a ubiquity at South African Indian engagements and weddings. Perhaps it is that tastes and traditions are shifting towards more subdued and private ostentation, and trends are thus moving to favour ...

{Gifting} Hamper Favourites: Flowers and Chocs for Mom

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Naqiyah often receives gifting requests from South African expatriates who want to send something special to their loved ones here at home. Unlike most online gifting offerings, her fully bespoke service ensures that each hamper is thoughtfully personalised for the recipient and presented in its most beguiling form. In this commission for Farhaana in Qatar, Naqiyah ...

Baby Shower Favours: {Patchi Chocolate} Prams

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Dainty hand-crafted paper prams filled with Patchi chocolates were befitting favours at a surprise baby shower for Naqiyah's friend Naeema. While the other friends arranged an amazing shower at the Saxonwold Military Museum, Naqiyah channelled her love for papercraft and contributed towards the guest favours. Knowing Naeema's fondness for Patchi chocolates, Naqiyah wanted to incorporate the ...

The Wondrously {Extraordinary} Story of You and You and Us

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Twins (and all multiples thereafter!) are such a special and extraordinary occurrence that they require something equally special and extraordinary to document their early days. Naqiyah wanted something more than Baby's First Photoshoot for her boys and decided to create something they would treasure for all their years to come. She wanted to show the twins; all ...

Traditional {Gifting}: Deep Red, Green and Gold

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When Pravina approached niQi Living Luxe to take on the gifting for a family wedding, she expected nothing but excellence. " I knew I would definitely be getting stunning and classy parcels," she said. And I'm sure you'll agree with Pravina, that these beautiful custom-embossed boxes go a long way in honouring the bride and ...