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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is KSA's 2nd largest city and is located on its west coast, right on the Red Sea. I moved here in 2007 with my Saudi hubby. This journal reflects the things that I see here, life through my eyes, my lens.
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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
A vest like this is often worn over the white dress for holidays Traditional dress is worn during the Eid holidays when Ramadan ends Fancy gold trim is often used to fancy up holiday garments from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2022/05/holiday-wear-for-boys.html
The red & white checked scarves that Saudi men wear are called shemagh Traditional clothing is available in all sizes, even babies The egal is worn on top of the head to keep the shemagh in place from Blogger … Continue reading
I just love men in uniform, don’t you? from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2022/03/entourage.html
STARTS WITH “Z” – ZAKAT IS ONE OF THE FIVE PILLARS OF ISLAM. IT IS AN ISLAMIC OBLIGATION TO BE CHARITABLE TO THOSE WHO ARE LESS FORTUNATE. “ZIPPY” – NO ABAYA AND WEARING ZEBRA. I’D SAY THAT’S PRETTY “ZIPPY” FOR … Continue reading
MURAL, GRAFFITI & BILLBOARDS MEN’S TRADITIONAL WEAR SHOP ABAYA SOUK MEN AT THE MALL ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – MOSAIC MONDAYS MONDAY MURALS from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/06/signs-and-shopping.html
VIMTO – POPULAR BEVERAGE DURING RAMADAN CRESCENT MOON – RAMADAN MALL DECOR MALL RAMADAN DISPLAY RAMADAN LAMPS OUTSIDE THE MALL RAMADAN DECOR INSIDE THE MALL ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO … Continue reading
TRADITIONAL MENSWEAR SHOP WINDOW THE BEAUTIFUL SHERATON JEDDAH HOTEL ON THE CORNICHE LARGER THAN LIFE INCENSE BURNER IN MALL ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – WEEKEND REFLECTIONS from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/04/jeddah-weekend-reflections.html
ARABIC BUSINESS SIGN A TYPICAL SAUDI MALL SCENE TRADITIONAL SAUDI MENSWEAR LINKING TO – WEEKEND REFLECTIONS from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/04/weekend-reflections.html