When it comes to the summer dress, there is simply no denying the world domination in recent years, of the maxi dress. This floor length dress, as whimsical as it is comfortable is taking over everything f
When asked to name some small businesses in Kuwait that have moved on to become integral pillars in our society, the candidates are truly many. The sheer number of emerging restaurateurs, chefs, fashion designers
Porsche Centre Kuwait, Behbehani Motors Company, revealed the new Porsche 911 Carrera 4 at an exclusive launch event to members of the press on Tuesday, 22nd of January. The new generation of the 911 Carre
By Christina Pinto
Bask in the affluence of Italian cuisine by dining at the exclusive Bice Ristorante. It recreates the style and class of dining in Milan and presents a feast of authentic Italian cuisine. Every imaginable delectable Italian meal is on their menu, including freshly-made pasta, Veal Milanese and Seabass Al Forno - there is a distinct taste of Bice exce
With a legacy more than 60 years old, Fatburger’s extraordinary quality and taste inspire fierce loyalty amongst its fan base, which include a number of A-list celebrities and athletes. Contrary to the name, Fat
By Jaye Sonia
Normally, I’d make my Giftmas suggestions in November, giving all of you plenty of time to go out or get online to buy said awesomeness. But this year, like thousands (and I’m being conservative when I use that number) of others, I got caught up in the Playstation 4 and Xbox One excitement. (I also got lost in Los Santos for a while, but that’s anoth
Walking into the Noodle House, you get the impression that you’re up for a treat. The modern furnishings and simplistic design transport you to that feng shui-ridden land of East Asia. The Noodle House has a vas
The surprise thrills of moving back home to Kuwait
“I have measured out my life with coffee spoons” ~ T. S. Eliot.
I am on embarking on a new life, but I don't know which direction I’ll take.
In preparation, I have spent the past few months cooking my way through my kitchen cupboards, getting fat on chickpea flour pancakes fried in cheap corn oil, in my ploy to finish groceries. With that accomplished and a few spice jars upended by my
Pinkberry offers a tangy, refreshing taste and is a healthy guilt-free treat, made with real nonfat milk and real nonfat yogurt containing calcium, protein, vitamins and minerals and packed with live and active yo
Kosebasi is famous for their grilled Mediterranean delicacies, and is easily distinguished by its classy sharp design and bright red accents. The restaurant features cozy, private booths for small couples and big tables to accommodate the largest family. They offer a variety of freshly grilled meats, served with their special blend of Turkish spices and homemade yogurt. From their simple hummus, c
Al Mayass has been serving great food in Beirut for a number of years offering an enjoyable mix of Armenian and Lebanese cuisines that will stimulate your taste buds to no end. Quality ingredients and skillful che
Located at The Avenues, Vapiano thrives on the Italian proverb, “Chi va piano, va sano e va lontano”. This translates to “If you have an easy-going and relaxed approach to life, you’ll live more healthily
As delightful as ever, Zafaran's classic Indian dishes continue to present Indian cuisine at its best. Led by a team of highly skilled and experienced chefs, Zafran focuses on North-West Indian cuisine with subtle
Find the latest arts and entertainment news from Kuwait and the Middle East.
Meet Nour AlKawass. A Digital Strategist by day and music addict and art lover by night, Nour’s involvement in the field of marketing and advertising has taught this social media guru a thing or two about patience. After spending years working on developing her skills in the field, she decided that she was going to get out of her comfort zone and follow her passion for the arts and music scene.
When Argentine-American jeweler Marianna Maurer decided to make jewelry, she drew inspiration from the world around her. Currently based in Los Angeles, this designer debuted her collection in early 2014 across th
My Breakfast: Poached eggs, runny of course
My Knives: Always with Japanese Santoku
Most Overused Spice: Cinnamon
Favorite Foodie Destination: Tapas in La Boqueria (Traditional market in Las Ramblas, Barcelona)
Favorite Kitchen Gadget: Chinese wok. Nothing better to keep the flavor in vegetables
When I arrived in Kuwait about 6 months ago, my ultimate mission was to find the writers; to gain inspiration from like-minded, creative souls who would completely understand my deep love for words. The results of
Beware, you may be guilty of behaving like some, or all of them!
Getting from place to place in Kuwait can be a stressful experience. It seems like everyone is following their own sets of rules and you don’t know which way to go. We’ve found that there are seven types we al
You’re so vain; you probably think these contacts won’t hurt you
I started wearing glasses when I was about five. My parents, like many parents, realized that I was squinting whenever I watched Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on TV, and decided that it probably wasn’t because the program was thought-provoking. I wore a variety of different styles during my childhood – from Barbie to Snoopy to the very hipster-esque tortoise shell frames. When
After a long day at work, we rush to our homes for sanctuary and a little peace and quiet, only to dream about that next visit to the spa. For a calm and soothing atmosphere, we are more than willing to de
If you were driving along the Gulf Road around Salmiya at the beginning of May, chances are you may have seen spotlights painting the dark night sky. You may also have heard music emanating from the source
Omar Nakib is an obsessive drawer. He has been drawing since the 9th grade with his favourite medium – ballpoint pen in sketchbooks.
His teachers at the American International School recently cut him loose from his sketchbooks and he has expanded his oeuvre to large-scale canvases, and now he employs color, paint, markers, texture and gesso. As you can see he has a unique, di
Internet in Kuwait. We know how you feel about it. Copper lines, clogged hubs, days to download a movie, streaming can be next to impossible. Well there’s a new player in town offering something differen
Meet Mohammed Alturki, the eclectic 29-year-old Kuwaiti self-taught, self-made designer and creative director. Owner and creative director of his website and blog www.numberxiv.com, Mohammed, unknown to h
Graduating from university no more than a year ago, Nawaf Naser Al Arbash rightly merited his enviable titles. As the owner of the small enterprise ‘Tough Tech’, Director of Public Relations at the Abhar Catering Co./Lazurd for Meals Preparation and finally, the Co-Founder and Public Relations and Foreign Affairs Manager of the young non-profit charity organization KARE, this young en
No excuses for getting healthy now, with these free workout sessions care of Fitness First!
Fitness First in Sulaibikhat is celebrating one year of being open! In honor of this event, we are giving an open day (free workouts) from 27th to 30th September!
For more information on the gym, packages
Nothing tastes better than the flavors of home. Whenever we travel, it’s those distinct tastes that we crave and miss the most. So when we were offered the opportunity to check out Abou El Sid’s latest addition – the breakfast menu – we jumped right in! True to their culinary roots, Abou El Sid’s authentic Egyptian cuisine now brings you a full breakfast spread, their way. At Abo
The Baby Connection Kuwait is the result of the hard work and passion of a small group of women. They came together for the love of children, and were inspired by their little ones as well to curate an eve
What do you do to get the ball rolling and where do you start?
In the fragmented world of social media, most top level executives in the Middle East like CEOs, COOs and CFOs choose to remain invisible. They lack a social media presence on major platforms like Inst
Are you a youth living in Kuwait and passionate about creating change in your community?
Are you a youth living in Kuwait and passionate about creating change in your community? If so, The en.v Initiative (www.envearth.com) welcomes you to register for its Youth Training Program #nmuأنمو#, which utilizes a combination of training and funding through small grants. n-mu aims to promote active citizenship through critical reflection, dialogue and
Why exactly has this era survived through the ages?
In light of the recent performances of Grease at Kuwait English School, the culture and aesthetic of the 50s era has once again come into focus. From high-waisted polka dot skirts to weathered leather jack
All eyes were on the gleaming glass court in New York’s Grand Central Terminal Vanderbilt Hall as Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini schooled squash star Amanda Sobhy at the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions wom
Chef: Faisal Al Nashmi
Restaurant: STREET at Al Makan
Title: Executive Chef
My Breakfast: Whatever’s on the table
My Knives: Wusthof classic knife set
Most Overused Spice: Dried lime (loumi)
Favorite Foodie Destinati
We’re all familiar with the feeling of owning stunning pieces, yet constantly complaining of nothing to wear. Simple tasks like getting ready to go to work or a fancy dinner become a difficult process th