Weddings vs. Honeymoons: Which One Would You Pick If You Had To?

Weddings vs. Honeymoons: Which One Would You Pick If You Had To?

  Given the current economic crisis Egypt is going through, many (personal) choices are being limited. One of the dilemmas that I constantly see my friends and the people around me face is choosing whether to throw a wedding or go on a honeymoon.   I do, yes, understand that some people have the luxury […]

The Cost of Being a Bridesmaid in Egypt

The Cost of Being a Bridesmaid in Egypt

By Shereen Ashraf

You get as much butterflies as your bestfriend when you hear her say the words “I am engaged,” and what better words to hear than “will you be my bridesmaid?” afterwards. You start imaging how much fun it will be as you prepare everything with her and you get caught up with how beautiful the […]

The Six Girls You See At Every Egyptian Wedding

The Six Girls You See At Every Egyptian Wedding

So I recently got married in August, along with half of the Egyptian population, and it was honestly one of the best days of my life. I wanted it to be a representation of myself and my family, so it was a warm and cozy setting, with a few dashes of crazy because that’s what […]