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Saudi Arabia Slices of Life

Souvenirs – starts with S   Scene from the Souk – A favorite Silver Trinkets from the Souk LINKING TO – THE WEEKEND ROUNDUP from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/11/saudi-arabia-slices-of-life.html

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Jeddah – Products on the Shelves

Here are some products you may not see on the shelves at your supermarket – abaya detergent and banana ketchup.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/11/jeddah-products-on-shelves.html

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Jeddah Shop Windows

I love this shop window featuring traditional dress for little boys. My favorites are the mustache on the mannequin and the khanjar (curved dagger) in front of the mustachioed figure.  A colorful two tone variety of the traditional men’s leather … Continue reading

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Very Arabian Housewares

Incense burners and elegant elongated teapots are common items found in houseware stores here in Saudi Arabia.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/very-arabian-housewares.html

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Happy Saudi National Day!

A gigantic sized chocolatel chip cookie decorated in the green and white colors of the Saudi flag will be a nice addition for a Saudi Arabian National Day celebration,  Today Saudi Arabia is 90 years old. Balloons and video graphics … Continue reading

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Life After Covid, Slowly Returning to Normal

My husband and I resumed walking laps at the mall a month ago for exercise. Boy, it feels good to be moving again after months of being couch potatoes.  But it’s amazing how exhausting it is for us!   It’s still … Continue reading

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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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Embellished Traditional Women’s Outfit #JDP

This highly embellished outfit in a Jeddah shop window caught my eye.  There is gold and silver trim on the bodice and hundreds of small gold and silver metal embellishments all over the garment.    The sleeves are belled, the … Continue reading

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Jeddah Random Photos #JDP

Just a random collection of photos for you today. I thought the first photo looked rather artsy – I like the compostion, the lines, and the traditional menswear.   The second photo is an attractive Asian themed children’s clothing shop window … Continue reading

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Unusual Hair Product #JDP

I often see many products offered here in Saudi Arabia that I really haven’t ever seen for sale in the US.  This one is a product specifically for women who cover their hair.  I had never really thought about the … Continue reading

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