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Jeddah Modern Architectural Designs

Jeddah is abundant with modern architectural designs, many of which prominently incorporate traditional geometric Arabesque designs.   LINKING to – SKYWATCH   TIMELESS THURSDAYS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/11/jeddah-modern-architectural-designs.html

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Jeddah Fun T-Shirt Designs

Saudi style on white The ever popular and over-used VIP term  Saudi style on black from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/11/jeddah-fun-t-shirt-designs.html

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Looking Up at the Jeddah Ritz Carlton

The beautiful Ritz Carlton Hotel of Jeddah is a place where I walk around with my mouth open.  The detailing and design everywhere is literally jaw dropping. From the marbled floors to the intricate patterns of the ceiling domes from … 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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High End Designers and Modern Architecture #JDP

Ultra modern architecture in Jeddah houses the likes of big name designers like Prada, Gucci, and Chanel.    This post links to – SKYWATCH   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/high-end-designers-and-modern.html

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Jeddah Opaque Villa Gates

Private residences here in Jeddah are always surrounded by tall walls, which means they all require gates as well.  Privacy is of the utmost importance to Saudis. The inner courtyard allows the women of the house an outdoor space where … Continue reading

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Jeddah’s Beautiful Ritz Carlton

These are exterior shots of the beautiful Jeddah Ritz Carlton.  It is absolutely stunning inside with incredible mosaic tilework, gorgeous chandeliers and intricate ceilings, patterns and designs everywhere.   To  visit MORE friendly skies around the world, fly on over to SKYWATCH  … Continue reading

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Jeddah’s Blue Glass Architecture

Jeddah’s cityscape is adorned with many modern architectural delights. I love the building in the first photo – it reminds me of a zipper.  The blue reflective glass is a prominent feature of many of the modern buildings of this … Continue reading

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Jeddah Gypsum Details

Gypsum is commonly ussed here in Saudi Arabia to decorate walls and ceilings.  Frequently it is painted, often in gold leaf.  Saudi taste in decor tends to run more on the formal side.  I’ve often heard the term “Saudi Gaudy” … Continue reading

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Jeddah Villa Unusual Design

Family villas in Jeddah are usually quite large to accommodate large families, plus household help like maids and drivers.  All villas that I have ever seen here are surrounded by high walls to afford privacy for the women of the … Continue reading

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