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Blog: Rand4Design

Inspiration, Creation, Reflection

Some thoughts on our move…

Moving is never easy, especially during the summer if you have young kids running around the house. As a family we are very used to moving by now, only this time it has been only one year since our last move. It feels just like yesterday we were unpacking our boxes.  Yet, this time around…
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Where to from here?

With the completion of my Interior Design Course, I am pondering about what the next step should be. Currently, I am putting it to work on our new rental home in Houston. It will be the perfect real life practice. I plan on incorporating several Islamic pieces into the design, ranging from modern Islamic artwork for…
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Comparing Two Great End Tables

I have recently been searching for new end tables and came across really cool ones from wayfair.com. The only thing is that they were a bit expensive for me. Spending too much money on delicate furniture is a horrible design plan if young kids are constantly running around the house. In this post I compare…
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Life without Television: 2 weeks and counting…

Yes, you read the title correctly. We are living with a non-functional TV box at the moment. To make a long story short, imagine your 3-year-old toddler pouring the entire juice box onto the TV box. In addition, living in a small town such as El Paso, TX, means your TV company is out of…
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Al-Kabeer: 99 Names of Allah Art Project

Today’s newest name of Allah artwork: It is pronounced as: Al-Kabeer, and means: The Great One: The Most Great, The Great, The One who is greater than everything in status.

Al-Aliyy: 99 Names of Allah Art Project

Today’s newest name of Allah artwork: It is pronounced as: Al-Aliyy, and means: The Sublime One: The Most High, The One who is clear from the attributes of the creatures.

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan Mubarak to you all!  

Unit 6 Finally Graded!

All thanks to the mercy of Allah, I passed my final interior design course project with flying colors. It was not easy. The journey was long and filled with moments of tears and excitement. Juggling family life and studying challenged me on so many levels. I always tell my kids learning is a never-ending process.…
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As Ramadan nears, lets count our blessings …اللهم بلغنا رمضان

As Ramadan nears, I am counting my blessings …اللهم بلغنا رمضان The year has passed so quickly. It seems just like yesterday that we were fasting, and traveling to visit the family overseas. This year was filled with countless blessings and new beginnings. We moved from Houston, TX to El Paso, TX. I recall everyone…
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Ash-Shakoor: 99 Names of Allah Art Project

Today’s newest name of Allah artwork: It is pronounced as: Ash-Shakoor, and means: The Acknowledging One: The Grateful, The Appreciative, The One who gives a lot of reward for a little obedience.