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Local Flair Issue 14: LokaLoka Boutique


For today’s Local Flair Issue, we are joined by the wonderful Monique, owner of LokaLoka Boutique. Passionate about her business, LokaLoka offers “practical bags for women who can afford better“. LokaLoka’s leather bags are simple, understated (but never unstylish) and without a label. You can also personalise your classic leather totes with a Gold or Silver stamp, or opt for Blind…

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Local Flair Issue 13: Eli’s Boots


Local Flair is back with it’s thirteenth issue, and this time I had the pleasure of chatting to Lydie, a leather obsessed mother who decided to turn her obsession into a business! Lydie is the mastermind behind Eli’s Boots and offers handmade luxury footwear for those tiny precious feet of babies. She is passionate about quality and forever buzzing with new ways to style…

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Local Flair Issue 12: Party Camel


It is time for another issue of Local Flair, and this time I had the pleasure of meeting Aisha Leitner, mother of two and running an Inspirational Party Supplies business, called Party Camel. The online shop doesn’t miss a thing when it comes to helping you plan your perfect party, whether it be party bags, caterers or cake stands! Read…

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Local Flair Issue 11: Hayet Zerelli Jewellery


Local Flair is back, and this time I had the pleasure of meeting Hayet Zerelli, a mum of 4 who runs a jewellery business. Hayet’s jewellery is not only stunning, but every single component is hand crafted to perfection. Her designs include antique Tunisian medallions and precious real stones and metal. P.S. Giveaway at the end of the post!

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Local Flair Issue 10: Hayaa Scarves


For this issue of Local Flair, we have not one but two lovely ladies that are the beauty and brains behind Hayaa Scarves. I had the pleasure of meeting Laila and Sakina, owners of a handmade scarves, prints and accessories business. Read on to find out more about their work and inspirations. P.S. Giveaway at the end of the post.

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Local Flair Issue 9: Khushboo Kaplesh


Local Flair is back with yet another talented fashion designer, and this time I had the pleasure of meeting the lovely Khushboo Kaplesh, a fashion designer born and bred in UAE. Khushboo is a newly emerging fashion designer and spoke to me about her label Khushboo Kaplesh. Read on to find out more about her work and inspirations.

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Local Flair Issue 8: Tootsie Toes


For the eighth issue of Local Flair, I got the chance to meet Tolu, a passionate mum of 2, who is capturing timeless moments through the creative concept of Tootsie Toes. Tootsie Toes is a company that creates a lasting reminder of your precious little one in the form of a cast, that can be framed or a sculpture that can…

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Local Flair Issue 7: Mama’s Box


Local Flair is back, and this time I had the pleasure of meeting Chirin Khawatmi, owner of the innovative Mama’s Box. Chirin guarantees to send out boxes that will bring a smile to mama and baby, as each box is packed with hand-picked items to suit you and your child’s needs at that particular age or time of pregnancy. The best…

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Local Flair Issue 6: Cake Khalifa


Today’s Local Flair is a rather tasty issue, so without further delay let me introduce you to Sajida, mummy of two, proud baker and owner of Cake Khalifa. Sajida’s designs are not only gorgeous to look at, but also delicious and perfectly baked. She also provides cakes for those with allergies. Read on to find out all about how Cake…

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Local Flair Issue 5: The Happy Box


Local Flair is back, and this time with a burst of confetti and glitter! In this issue, Jumana Al Darwish will take centre stage and talk to us about her inspirations, aspirations, and the amazing business concept that is The Happy Box. 

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Local Flair Issue 4: Nitty Witty Designs


For the fourth edition of the Local Flair feature, we have Nitya from Nitty Witty Designs talking me through her journey of building her business. Nitty Witty Designs offers personalised orders and graphic design services for home decor and accessories ranging from cushions and bed sheets to iPhone cases and pouches.

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