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These shiny gold jewelry fringes can be worn on veils, around the waist, or as necklaces These cute necklace pendants are tiny niqabs For little boys, the belted khanjar – traditional curved Saudi daggers Sorry I haven’t been visiting blogs … Continue reading


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Jeddah Souk Rainbow of Scarves

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September 23rd is Saudi National Day!

On September 23, 2020, Saudi Arabia celebrates its 90th birthday!  For many years there were only two official holidays here in Saudi Arabia – and both of them were religion based.  It was only a few short years ago when … Continue reading

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Jeddah”s High End Designers #JDP

Prada. Chanel. Gucci. And many more.  Most world renowned high end designers have outlets in Saudi Arabia.  Many Saudi women – and Saudi men too – are extremely fashion forward.    This post links to – SKYWATCH   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/jeddahs-high-end-designers-jdp.html

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Koran Stands #JDP

I saw these Koran stands in a stationary store here in Jeddah.  I’ve seen them before but not such a wonderful selection of them.  They come in a variety of sizes. The taller floor stands above are very similar to … Continue reading

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Home Accessories

In general Saudis prefer to decorate their homes very formally and like to accessorize with elegant dust collectors. I do like the unusual incense burner below with the crescent moon on top.

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Middle Eastern Lantern

This metal Moroccan-style lantern was for sale in a high end shop in a resort hotel on Jeddah’s Corniche along the coast of the Red Sea. In the olden days, lamps such as these used to house a candle that … Continue reading

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