Common Room X Power Plant Mall

Arts & crafts wonderland

If you’ve always wanted to visit the magical happy place that is Common Room, but can’t seem to find the time or energy to trek to their shop in Katipunan, Quezon City, great news: they’ve just opened their new (pop-up) branch at Power Plant Mall in Makati! This charming arts […] Read more »

Holiday finds at 10a Alabama Arts&Crafts Fair

Olie Olie

Haven’t started your Christmas shopping yet? Don’t panic—just drop by the 10a Alabama Arts&Crafts Fair this weekend! 10a Alabama is our go-to place for charming, handcrafted finds by local artists, and you’re bound to discover great gift ideas that won’t burn a hole in your wallet. Today and tomorrow (November […] Read more »

Handmade Finds at 10a Alabama Arts & Crafts Fair


It’s the 10a Alabama fair this weekend! If you’ve been following this blog (and especially our Instagram account @thehappylab), you must know by now that we always get giddy about the 10a Alabama Arts & Crafts Fair. Held about every quarter at an aptly retro bungalow in Quezon City, it’s […] Read more »

Made With Love: Handmade Finds at a Valentine Arts & Crafts Fair


I  love going to bazaars and discovering shopping finds; the hubby however, not so much. I usually leave him to his own devices when I go off on my bargain hunting expeditions, but when it comes to arts & crafts fairs by local talent, he actually tags along. Last month, […] Read more »