My Mom and I got invited to attend a special presentation of Exotic Turkish Textiles at Sadu House (Al Sadu) the other day.
|For some reason, the vest reminds me of Versace.|
"Henna Night" is like the arab version of a bachelorette party where the bride-to-be's family and friendshave a party/gathering and they dance and draw Mehndi (henna) on the bride's palms and feet.
|Posing with the "bride". :)|
|With jewelry designer and my highschool friend, Daniela Calumba. Thanks for inviting me!|
|Can you imagine how long it must have taken to finish this?!|
|This is a chair that you put on top of a camel. Pretty cool, huh? :)|
It's always nice to learn new things about other people's traditions and culture and also be able to appreciate all their handiwork. Looking forward to visiting more museums in the future..