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Between East & West: A Gulf

The Kuwaiti National Council for Culture Arts and Letters (NCCAL) recently participated in the 15th International Architecture Exhibition – La…

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Studio

il.box #12: FMM, Quirky and Colorful Products

FMM, founded in 2012, won the hearts of the trendy and vibrant youth of the GCC through tongue-in-cheek- illustrations of…

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Studio

il.box #12: Dubailove, Made With Love

Dubailove creates concept gifts, made with love, for the city of Dubai, UAE. The project is the outcome of two…

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Editor’s AW 2016 Picks From MENA Designers: Rami Al-Ali

Rami Al-Ali, founder and creative director of Rami Al Ali, launched his brand more than 15 years ago and today…

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Editor’s AW 2016 Picks From MENA Designers: Liudmila

Najeeba Hayat founded Liudmila in 2014. She initially studied to become a management consultant at Wesleyan but immediately after completing…

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Editor’s AW 2016 Picks From MENA Designers: Haifa Fahad

Haifa Fahad launched her brand in 2012. Based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Haifa’s vision was to build a label encompassing…

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Editor’s AW 2016 Picks From MENA Designers: Haal Inc

Established in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in 2010, Mariam Bin Mahfouz had the vision to build a brand that is all…

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Editor’s AW 2016 Picks From MENA Designers: Bleach

Budreya Faisal is the driving force behind Emirati brand Bleach, having founded the label in 2012, she got her first…

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Editor’s AW 2016 Picks From MENA Designers: Bint Thani

Emirati national and ESMOD Paris graduate Khulood Thani, founded her luxury women’s wear label in 2011. Having also studied at…

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Diwan

The Soap Box: A Little Bit of Ireland in Kuwait

On a hazy Ramadan evening, Layla Al-Ammar sat down with the mother-son team behind The Soap Box and was transported to…

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