Lucia Nova

Valletta Suites

By Maya AlShabab. The Valletta Suites are a string of luxurious accommodations, richly situated in the old streets of Malta. This historical city’s  brings curiosity and culture and surprises with beauty, and the Valletta combines the aged atmosphere and culture of the environment with the decadent luxury of its interior design…

Young Turks

Young Turks

By Maya AlShabab. An extraordinary photo-shoot that combined the traditional and the post-modern, and faithfully reflected Turkey’s Easter-Western identity that is glazed into its history and landscape. The article appeared in V-magazine, dressed by Jane How, with photography by Mario Sorrenti, who fabulously caught a glimpse of the unique incomparable culture that…


Shirin Nishat: Persian reflections

By Maya AlShabab. Fashion, cinema, photography … they’re all really manifestations of the same force of creativity and beauty. And this is what brings us to Shirin Nishat. An artist from Qazvin in north-western Iran, Shirin Nishat grew up the frouth of five children. Her higher studies in Loas Angelos, as well…

Riad Enija

Riad Enija: Moroccan Decadence

By Marion Megglé There are things I write about because I appreciate their inherent creativity . There are things I write about because they are successful trends. And other things I write about because I love them! Riad Enija is  a place I love. Get ready! It’s luxury and extravagance…

Beiruti Scene

Beiruti Scene | س – Exclusive Interview With Céline Khairallah

Scene | س is a line of beautifully executed garments, accessories and home décor that mélange east and west, incorporating Beiruti expressions and heritage with modern minimalist designs. By Maya AlShabab. We conducted an exclusive interview with Scene | س designer Céline Khairallah. S.C.: Can you start by telling us a little…


DXB Pop Art

By Maya AlShabab. A pop-arty heritage-modernized store in Dubai, the DXB …. Gorgeous Arabesque designs and cute items at the DXB store, located at Art Dubai. Perfect to get those small items to decorate your office space, or as a sweet surprise for a friend! (Source: Alaa Balkhy)


Profile of Rana Salam of Mishmaoul

By Maya AlShabab. Before she established her fashion brand, Rana Salam started by establishing a personal signiture style that was unique only to her. As a branding and graphic designer  from the Middle East, she is successful in that she combines her unique knowledge of Arabic language and culture into her…