Wa Hekaya: Farah Emara Brings Back Headwear Fashion with Her Latest Brand

Wa Hekaya: Farah Emara Brings Back Headwear Fashion with Her Latest Brand

by Reem Tolba

A post shared by Farahyemara@gmail.com (@farahemara) on Nov 8, 2017 at 9:43am PST   A decade ago, the fashion scene in Egypt may have been fledging but now it seems like we’re on our way to a full blown fashion industry. From names such as Okhtein turning heads on an international level, to local designers […]

Rihanna Pays Homage to Queen Nefertiti and People Are at War

Rihanna Pays Homage to Queen Nefertiti and People Are at War

A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Oct 26, 2017 at 8:53pm PDT   Bad gal Riri graced the cover of the November issue of Vogue Arabia with a look that pays homage to ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti, and oh my, she looks out of this world.   A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on […]

Could Assassin’s Creed’s New Game Boost Egypt’s Tourism?

Could Assassin’s Creed’s New Game Boost Egypt’s Tourism?

by Nadine Arab

  Assassin’s Creed Origins, set in Ancient Egypt, is scheduled to be released on the 27th of this month and we’re losing our minds already. We can’t wait to explore the Great Pyramids and discover the secrets of the mummies and ancient Egyptian Gods.   Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed is an action-adventure video game series that […]

Explore Ancient Egypt in the Most Epic Way with Assassin’s Creed

Explore Ancient Egypt in the Most Epic Way with Assassin’s Creed

2018 is the year where hardcore gamers around the world will get to experience exploring ancient Egypt in the most epic way possible. Rumor has it that the newest edition of Assassin’s Creed will be set in Ancient Egypt, and the inner geek inside of me cannot wait.     Assassin’s Creed is one of […]

Foreigners Just Discovered Miswak and We Absolutely Can’t Stop Laughing

Foreigners Just Discovered Miswak and We Absolutely Can’t Stop Laughing

  For over 7000 years, miswak has been used by Arabs all over the world as an alternative to teeth brushing by a toothbrush and paste. The all natural brushing tool made of arak has antibacterial and anti-decay properties as well as a distinctive odor that leaves the mouth fresh and clean.   So, it’s […]

The Man Behind Egypt’s Salem Alta Moda

The Man Behind Egypt’s Salem Alta Moda

Whether you’re an artist, a designer, or never actually created anything with your own two hands, chances are at some point you have needed to find the perfect fabric. Maybe you needed a special lace to go with your dress for a premier or just a square meter of hand-embroidered fabric for the bodice of […]

I Went to Beni Suef’s Sannur Cave for the First Time and This Is What Happened

I Went to Beni Suef’s Sannur Cave for the First Time and This Is What Happened

By Enas Ahmed

  Have you ever heard of a Sannur cave? Neither did I until I was forced to go there, and the whole experience changed my life. Calling it one of the most magical places in Egypt, or anywhere else for that matter, is an understatement.     For those who are like me and do not know […]

13 Things that Egyptians Were the First to Create

13 Things that Egyptians Were the First to Create

Egypt has a glorious past, its people descended from a civilization that was once the most intellectually and technologically advanced in the world. Because we all sometimes need a reminder, here’s a quick round-up of successful inventions that were created by Egyptians before any other civilization.     Eye makeup (eyeshadow and eyeliner) – 4000 […]