Dyeing with Tea

For those of us who love vintage, this is the perfect project for nostalgia.

With some things you can find in your own home, you can recreate the look and feel of something antique and precious. 

This project is a surprise gift so don't tell!

dyeing with tea


vintage collage book covers


Free Downloadable Patterns

Patterns are so fun to play with!

You can make a room full of things much better just be adding a sprightly bit of patterns to each of them.

Here are some projects you can use these pattern for: trinket holder, greeting card,
pencil holder...  READ

free downloadable pattern and projects

vintage finds giveaway



New Products + Papemelroti Updates

  • Thank you for the invitation!  Eagle Broadcasting Network interviewed Papemelroti's managing director and owner Patricia Paterno about the business last July 3, 2014 on their teleradyo broadcast.  READ

  • Do You Have Broken Appliances? Donate or have them repaired to help rebuild a life. READ

  • Donate Your Hair! Papemelroti is now accepting hair donations for Cuts for Cancer, an international foundation that provides wigs for cancer patients. READ

  • Watch out for Patricia Paterno's Favorite Things on Real Living Magazine PREVIEW

  • They're getting a cup of tea!  We've already sent Teacup Postcards to 12 lucky winners with the calligraphy signature of Robert Alejandro, the artist who designed these postcards!

  • Congratulations to Instagram Deco Poster Contest winner Zharmaine Ann R. Tamondong
    from Manila!  She will get something nice to hang on her wall.  She said "This is actually the first time I joined a giveaway! And I won! :) I was actually planning to resell from Papemelroti, I had no idea that I'll be having my own cute stuff from them first! :)  Thank you so much, Papemelroti! <3"

Resellers Corner: A Cup of Tea

"Strangers are just friends waiting to happen." ~Rod McKuen
Life is all about connections, relationships and friendships.  Business is no different. 

Resellers Facebook Group  |  Tips  |  Update Listing  |   Distributor Page

*Order your Teachers' Day items now! VIEW  Want to try being a reseller?  READ MORE

Books for Less Updates

The BFL branch at SM Hypermart has now moved to a new space.  It's just around the corner at the same side of the mall.  Hope to see you there!  BFL website


Schedules + Sale Dates
July 2014

July is the Philippines-Japan Friendship Month
and Nutrition Month

All Wednesdays - Pathways Smart, Makati more info

All Sundays - Kakaiba Ka more info

July 3 (Thur) - Japan Film Festival at Shangri-la Plaza Cineplex, Free Admission more info

July 4-5 (Fri to Sat) - SM Trash to Cash, 8am to 2pm at all SM malls more info

July 4 (1st Fri) - Ayala Recycling Fair, Gold Crest Carpark, Ayala Center more info

July 5 (Sat) - International Day of Cooperatives

July 4-6 (Fri to Sun) - Travel Madness Expo at SMX Convention Center more info

July 6 (Sun) - Japanese and Asian Cuisine Seminar 10am to 6pm, College of Social Work  Community Development, UP Diliman more info

July 7 & 21(Mon) - Pathways Choices, Quezon City more info

July 11 (2nd Fri) - Glorietta 3 Parkway, Ayala Center, Makati City more info














July 12 (Sat) - Volunteers needed for Livelihood Training: Laundry Soap-making at Colon Brgy Hall, Cebu City more info

July 18 (3rd Fri) - Ayala Recycling Fair, Alabang Town Center more info

July 18-20 (Fri to Sun) - Mallwide Sale, Papemelroti SM North Branch more info

July 18 (Fri) - Tinalak Festival, Koronadal City, South Cotabato more info

July 19 (3rd Sat) - Ayala Recycling Fair, Nuvali, Sta. Rosa, Laguna more info

July 19 (Sat) - Mensa Qualifying Test at Ateneo Rockwell more info

July 23 (Wed) - Calling all filmmakers for a Visual Documentary Project more info

July 25 (4th Fri) - Ayala Recycling Fair, Trinoma Old Transport terminal, North Ave. Service Road more info

July 26 (4th Sat) - Ayala Recycling Fair, Marquee Mall open carpark, Angeles, Pampanga more info

July 26 (Sat) - Skillshare: Creating Photostories for Evangelization at CFA more info

July 27 (Sun) - Sandugo Festival, Tagbilaran City, Bohol  more info

July 30 (Wed) - International Friendship Day

donate your hair to make wigs for cancer patients
Help a cancer patient by dropping your hair locks at  Papemelroti READ MORE
donate appliances to rebuild a life!
Donate appliances to help rebuild a life of an innocent man  READ MORE
Puso ng Ama Foundation
Puso ng Ama Foundation has a Children's Library Project  READ MORE