LALA: Jewelry, Shoes and Handbags Artistically Clash in This Egyptian Brand

LALA:  Jewelry, Shoes and Handbags Artistically Clash in This Egyptian Brand

By Nadine Arab

A post shared by LALA (@lalabysz) on Jul 18, 2017 at 7:15am PDT   Daring to be different, the talented Sarah Zakzouk is turning heads with her edgy handcrafted designs. LALA, Zakzouk’s fashion brand, is bold, ethnic and effortlessly chic. There’s just something about it that’s giving us the feels and leaving us speechless.   […]

Marzook: Kuwaiti Siblings Perfect the Art of Contemporary Fashion in Their Accessories

Marzook: Kuwaiti Siblings Perfect the Art of Contemporary Fashion in Their Accessories

By Reem Tolba

  Marzook, the brainchild of Kuwaiti siblings Fahad and Shouq Al-Marzook, are the founders of the much-talked about accessories brand. The Al-Marzooks were raised between Europe, the United States, and Kuwait — which explains why their multicultural upbringing can be seen in their brand.     Fahad Al-Marzook is the Creative Director, while Shouq Al-Marzook […]

9 Celebrities Who Rocked Okhtein Bags

9 Celebrities Who Rocked Okhtein Bags

It’s been a good couple of years for Egyptian designers. We’ve seen names like Norine Farah and Temraza all over red carpets around the world, and Egypt’s favorite sisters were no strangers to the rising fame.   The Abdelraouf sisters and business duo, Aya and Mounaz, launched their brand Okhtein to highlight the beauty and […]

TanRe: Turning Fish Scale into Exotic Leather

TanRe: Turning Fish Scale into Exotic Leather

This new social enterprise is taking waste management to a whole new level!   TanRe is making a huge impact in the fashion industry with their out of the box approach. Why, you say? Well, they use fish skin to create a one of a kind leather-like fabric. Yes, you read that right.     […]

Where to Donate Blood for the Victims of the Bombings in Tanta and Alexandria

Where to Donate Blood for the Victims of the Bombings in Tanta and Alexandria

  So far reports claim that there are 40 injured in Tanta’s attacks, and at least 20 others in Alexandria. We here at Scoop Empire urge people to put all political differences aside, and help those in need. If you’re eligible for blood donations and want to help the victims of the attacks, here are […]

Egyptian Fashion Designers Okhtein Win 2016 Vogue Arabia Prize

Egyptian Fashion Designers Okhtein Win 2016 Vogue Arabia Prize

  The results are in! Aspiring designers from across the region gathered to compete for the 2016 DDFC/Vogue Fashion Prize in the accessories category in Dubai, and we can’t be more proud of the talented Egyptian sisters – Okhtein – for winning the Best Accessories Designer. The results were announced during a ceremony hosted by […]

CHARLES & KEITH Gathers Top Fashion Bloggers and Takes over the Middle East

CHARLES & KEITH Gathers Top Fashion Bloggers and Takes over the Middle East

  Making it in the Middle East is not easy as everyone thinks. Arabs by nature are very stubborn and it might take them a while (or forever) to fall in love with something. Which is why we’d like to give it up to CHARLES & KEITH! If you don’t know what that is, you […]

Dolabk: 8 Simple Steps to Declutter Your Wardrobe

Dolabk: 8 Simple Steps to Declutter Your Wardrobe

  As much as decluttering your wardrobe might be a burden at first, it will save you a hell of confusion, time and money and will totally change your life and make it easier. You’ll feel better in your clothes by wearing only what you love, and visually it’s so appealing that you will immediately […]

EXCLUSIVE: Egyptian Brand ZAAM Goes International

EXCLUSIVE: Egyptian Brand ZAAM Goes International

  After achieving huge success in Egypt, ZAAM Designs has decided to go global. Last Tuesday, the Egyptian brand officially announced that they landed in the UAE (Dubai to be specific) and their designs were showcased in ValleyDez concept store at Badr Al Bedour Kashkha’s Ramadan event. The event was attended by prominent designers and A-class […]

Credit to the Artist: Okhtein Releases Bau-Land Collection

Credit to the Artist: Okhtein Releases Bau-Land Collection

Egyptian fashion icons and sisters Aya Abdelraouf and Mounaz Abdelraouf have achieved it again with their new collection “Take Me to Bau-Land” inspired by Bauhaus. Their aim is to show us how we can extract so many unique pieces from such a chaotic world we live in. Okhtein’s new collection was photographed by Louay Nasser, modeled by Irina […]