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Faces of Saudi Arabia 2

LITTLE MAN ARTISAN  FRESH FROTHY CAMEL MILK A big THANK YOU to my friend, tour guide Mohammed at Najran Tours, for allowing me to showcase these photos for today’s post.  Visit his Instagram page  @NajranTours https://www.instagram.com/najrantours/ https://www.facebook.com/najran.tours from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/11/faces-of-saudi-arabia-2.html

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Yes, We Have it in Every Color!

Another old shopping area in Old Jeddah is called Hindawiyya, which is known for the availability of everything you could possibly need for sewing, crafts, or beading.¬† A maze of hundreds of little shops in this section of town¬†bustles with … Continue reading

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Quilting in Jeddah

This is a quilter’s studio located in an women only artist’s co-op in Jeddah. Most of the artists in this co-op are ex-pat wives. The quilter offers quilting classes as well as offering her works of art for sale. Other … Continue reading

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Charity Crafts Bazaar

This display of wares at a recent all women’s charity craft bazaar to benefit Malawi orphans featured colorful handmade beaded jewelry and accessories. Organized by the expat women’s community in Jeddah, the bazaar also offered one of a kind abayas … Continue reading

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