Storeleaks: The App That Will Change Dubai’s Eid Shopping Game

Storeleaks: The App That Will Change Dubai’s Eid Shopping Game

by Farah Andil

Whether you follow the latest fashion trends or you drag your feet every six months to buy a new pair of jeans, shopping is essential whether you’re a shopaholic or not. However, it requires a lot of time and energy to find the perfect item, especially during Eid when every store is crowded with shoppers […]

The Wild Reindeer: Meet the 22-Year-Old Egyptian Mother That Turns Wood into Art

The Wild Reindeer: Meet the 22-Year-Old Egyptian Mother That Turns Wood into Art

  Another week, another shop feature! This time, we’re going a little bit outside the box. We’re featuring The Wild Reindeer – an online business that sells slices off the wilderness at your home.     The Wild Reindeer is run by Hadeel Magdy; a 22-year-old who’s accomplished so much, she’ll put some 60-year-olds to […]

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 […]

Fairy Dust: Egyptian Stay-At-Home Mom Turned Businesswoman by Social Media

Fairy Dust: Egyptian Stay-At-Home Mom Turned Businesswoman by Social Media

This is the first installment of the #AScoopOfOnlineShopping series.

Social media have a very integral part of everyone’s life. From posting your on-point selfies, to stalking your ex, remembering your best friend’s birthday, shopping and more. Shopping through social media platforms has surely become a very common thing, and every single day we find a store that pops up and steals our hearts.   […]

Amazon Confirms Acquisition of SOUQ.com

Amazon Confirms Acquisition of SOUQ.com

  Finally, the most talked-about business deal has come to a conclusion. Amazon just confirmed that it has reached an agreement to acquire SOUQ.com, one of the Middle East’s biggest e-commerce sites. The merge will widen the target market for both Amazon and SOUQ.   “Amazon and SOUQ.com share the same DNA – we’re both driven […]

Coterique: Discover and Shop Designers from Around the World

Coterique: Discover and Shop Designers from Around the World

  One of Egypt’s biggest fashion providers, Coterique — stocking the likes of Valentino, Celine and Balenciaga, ready to be delivered via the high-end shopping website — has undergone a redesign and now curates 350+ items from 31 designers all over the world, from countries such as South Korea, Egypt, the Philippines and more.   […]

Souq Egypt’s Incredible #WhiteFriday Deals Are Now Live!

Souq Egypt’s Incredible #WhiteFriday Deals Are Now Live!

  Whether you celebrate Thanksgiving or not, there’s something you’re about to be VERY THANKFUL for. Souq.com’s White Friday Deals are currently live, with massive discounts reaching up to 70% off, with an extra 10% if you use your MasterCard! So get your saving out, because the watch, phone and Go Pro you’ve been dreaming of are […]

Carla’s Closet: Your New Favorite Online Boutique

Carla’s Closet: Your New Favorite Online Boutique

Here’s how the story goes: Carla’s always been the fashion guru of her family, and her sisters constantly borrowed her clothes, so that every time they were asked where their fabulous outfit was from, the answer would be, “Carla’s closet!” And so online boutique Carla’s Closet was born, featuring pieces handpicked by Carla and her […]

10 Funky Items We Found On Dubizzle

10 Funky Items We Found On Dubizzle

They say that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Sometimes it works out that way, and sometimes, no matter how you decorate or market something, it’s still just clutter. We’ve been perusing classified site Dubizzle.com as of late, and tucked in amidst pages of automotive and mobile posts are hidden gems of quirky, random, […]

Your Guide to Online Shopping in the Middle East

Your Guide to Online Shopping in the Middle East

Another edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival is upon us and we couldn’t be more excited. But with the realm of e-commerce blowing up in the region, there’s another world of shopping right at your fingertips, and we’ve got you covered with our top picks of online shopping websites in the Middle East. Most of […]