Expressing your individuality with Noora Al Ansari

Papillon Jewelry is a Qatari Concept born from the passion of Noora Al Ansari, a woman who believes in the beauty that comes from the simplicity of natural elements like precious stones. Noora’s philosophy is to offer her clients jewelry that best expresses one’s personality. US: When did you first realize you wanted to pursue […]

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The shoe that tells a story – with Hissa Haddad

Over a casual coffee, I had the opportunity to get to know fellow shoe-addict and designer, Hissa Haddad. Miss Haddad is known to put her best- and most fashionable foot forward- in the world of glitz and glamour. Hissa was recently selected by the British Fashion Council to participate in the London Fashion Week, after […]

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Celebrating 15 years of delivering the finest luxury to Qatar

Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition 2018 Young Qatari Designers initiative returns to DJWE to celebrate local talent Visitors invited to a new one-day DJWE Forum, daily industry talks, and bespoke jewellery & watches workshops More than 400 brands from over 10 countries to showcase exclusive pieces  Held under the Patronage of the Prime Minister and Minister of […]

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Endemage – The Merging of Two

Built on a solid foundation of all-things-Omani, Endemage tells tales of East-meets-West. Using the hues and textures found both in the natural landscape of Oman, as well as in Omani heritage, each piece that is made is both rich in quality and in culture. The Arabian oryx, date palm trees, natural springs (wadi’s), the formerly […]

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Feast your eyes on the Eye-Catching bags for Spring 2018

As part 4 of my ongoing Spring 2018 series, here is what Harpers very own Lauren Alexis Fisher had this to say about the Handbag trends for Spring 2018…. From Stylish packs to upgraded straw carryalls and fringe galore, the bags hitting the Spring 2018 runways the statement-making in their own right.  As the collections […]

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Put your best foot forward in 2018

Continuing with my series of Fashion trends for 2018, be guided by some of the experts on how best to put your foot forward into Spring 2018 Here is what Eugénie Trochu had to say in the Vogue Paris in December this year.   Click on the link for the full article http://en.vogue.fr/fashion/fashion-inspiration/diaporama/en-shoe-trends-fashion-week-spring-summer-2018/46529#tendances-chaussures-printemps-ete-2018_image1 Harper’ s Bazaar  […]

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Marsa Malaz kempinski – An Oasis of Art Masterpieces

With its 281 rooms including 73 suites, 2 Presidential and 2 Royal suites, personalized butler and the breathtaking panoramic views over the Arabian Gulf, white sandy beach and 8 individual pools, Marsa Malaz Kempinsiki is incomparable to other hotels. Bespoke artworks in each room, reflecting the region’s rich heritage and history, are part of what […]

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In conversation with Ghada Al Buainain

GHADA AL BUAINAIN is a fine jewelry brand specially created by young Qatari designer Ghada Rashid Al Buainain who believes in the power of jewelry, and the transformative quality it has on any outfit. The brand aims to create a distinctive urban design drawn from ideas emanating from the region. Ghada looks at jewelry from […]

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Actively Repurposing …

Repurposing is a great way to keep things out of the trash and give your home a little décor boost, with very little effort and time,  you too can you can repurpose trash into something useful. This is my first DIY project post, I hope that you will enjoy it and share your own DIY […]

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