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Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Holiday Hostess Gift Guide 2017 | THE DESIGN SOUK |

It’s the season for socializing! While going to a party is fairly easy, hosting one is a whole new ball game. So how do you show your appreciation for the time and effort that was put into hosting you? These days I always end up getting flowers or desserts, but since flowers don’t last very […]

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Fall Makeovers at Desert Designs

As some of you may have seen on my Instagram account, I was at Desert Designs last week helping set up a few fabulous rooms with some gorgeous new pieces at the store. If you haven’t been yet, you really need to go check it out… I set up a master suite, an office, and […]

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To Save or Spend…?

I feel like one of the biggest design dilemmas that people face here has a lot to do with trying to figure out whether it’s worth spending the big bucks on your house or not. Ideally, you want a very comfortable space that feels like a home away from home, but the setting up process […]

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Preserving Your Pumpkins for Fall

Preserving Your Pumpkins for Fall | THE DESIGN SOUK |

  Fall is a really special time in Saudi. The weather is amazing and for us folk who live in small houses with large yards, this means we can finally start entertaining groups larger than 8… So every year, I buy a whole bunch of mini pumpkins to use as decorative accessories for the entire fall season. […]

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Fall Décor 2017

Fall Accessories 2017 | THE DESIGN SOUK |

YAYY – it’s finally October! But seriously… Where has this year gone? It just flew by! Anyways, I’m not complaining. We’ve had huge changes in Saudi Arabia and it’s about to get so much better. We finally get our cool down!! While it’s still pretty warm and doesn’t quite feel like fall yet, I think […]

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