Client Feedback

Arona was brilliant” wrote Lindy and “She asked me some pertinent questions about my kitchen habits and then logically organised things in such a practical manner that I’ve had no difficulty finding anything. A caterer friend recently borrowed my kitchen for a day and remarked on how well organised it is and said that it’s a dream to use.”  See what others wrote about DECLUTTERING WITH A DIFFERENCE

Aedine wrote “I have a sea-themed bathroom and the willow wreath decorated with sea shells was the perfect finishing touch for the door. I have fond memories of collecting all these shells and was so delighted when Arona suggested making the wreath”
See other feedback Arona received regarding CREATIVE AND CRAFTY projects

Kate Lloyd wanted to wear something special to a friend’s wedding. She wrote “I loved my fascinator the moment I saw it. It was totally unique, beautifully made, and felt wonderful to wear.”  See what others had to write about bespoke MILLINERY Arona created for them

Consultancy services for Kelly Hoppen included designing the gift wrapping technique for an exclusive collection of luxury items being launched online as well as staff training and quality control.  “Arona we love you!”  said Kelly Hoppen MBE, Interior Designer.  Tony Foster, wrote “As a new business wanting to add value to our offering, gift wrapping was a great option for us, but how to go about it, we were novices? Arona worked closely with our team to understand our brand and our market, and what we wanted to achieve; before developing with us and then training out to our staff, a gift wrapping service that has delighted our customers with its style, impact and quality. Feedback has been exceptional, with the look and feel totally on brand.”   Check out what others have said about Arona’s CONSULTANCY SERVICES

The gift wrapping course was brilliant.” wrote Marie Fraser  “I really enjoyed it and learned a lot.  Refreshments were excellent.  Thanks Arona, really great”  while Shirley Livingstone said she was “Very motivated by the most enthusiastic and patient teacher.  Very professional results obtained!”  Penny Ferguson wrote “Arona is a delight!  The course content was utterly fabulous and I enjoyed every minute.  Learned a lot and in a fun way to learn.” See what other clients wrote about GIFT WRAPPING COURSES

According to James Hayward, Marketing Director at  WBC “Arona’s inspirational training sessions have encouraged many of our customers to increase their offering of hampers & gift baskets, resulting in increased sales and improved margins across the board. The creative ideas are fun and energising whilst the practical skills acquired offer genuine value for money.” 

Mandi came to the studio for a private day’s training prior to setting up her business.  She wrote The course content was excellent.  Arona made me feel very comfortable and the course was designed to fit my needs.”   After she got home, in an email, Mandi commented “My husband couldn’t believe the quality of the finished product!!!”  Sekinah joined a group course and later emailed “Thank you so much Arona. It was an absolutely brilliant day and I took away so much. Thank you for your patience.”   Here is what others had to say about HAMPER & GIFT BASKET COURSES

Lorraine Phillips wrote “The girls have taken the DVDs home and have really enjoyed practising their new skills.  I loved the way you presented the hamper using the shrink wrap effect with the heat gun, the raffia, and  jute ribbon.”  Here is more feedback about DVDs

“The special presentation ‘Let’s wrap!’ with Arona Khan is a real asset to Paperworld.  It is an absolute crowd-puller for visitors, offering plenty of added value. Arona Khan captivated audiences both with her charming and humorous manner as well as her illustrative and well-conceived wrapping presentations.  It is always amazing to watch as she turns the products into refined wrapped gifts.  I am very pleased that she will be returning to Paperworld and I am already looking forward to seeing her present her new ideas” wrote Michael Reichhold, Director Paperworld, Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH (Germany)

Therese Bachmayer wrote “Very inspiring, beautiful ideas, easy to make.  Thank you!” while Alison O’Brien described the seminar as filled with “lovely fun unusual ideas.”  Judith Zeitler wrote “It was just amazing!”  See what others thought of Arona’s SEMINARS & DEMONSTRATIONS