Famed for its manaeesh, Meem Café’s Head Chef, Khaled Al-Baker, presents a selection of dishes with a contemporary twist. From Argentinian inspired manousha to hummus infused with mushrooms, avocado, and short
With a branch in the popular Bida'a strip and another nestled within the luxurious Sahara Kuwait Golf Resort, this high-tech gym is centered towards helping you achieve all your fitness and health goals. If you ar
Ginger, an Asian (mostly Thai-influenced) vegetarian restaurant is a brave break from the traditional cuisines we are more accustomed to. The main aim of Ginger is to provide you with energy releasing, good, nutri
People in Kuwait seem to have a particular liking for Asian cuisine and the Fusion restaurant on the Gulf Road near Kuwait Towers is proving itself to be the place to go to get your fix. The restaurant is primaril
Heavily Caffeinated Decisions are Encouraged in This Post
In Kuwait, we have cultivated a borderline unhealthy obsession with milky, caffeinated drinks. Breakfast tea, mochaccinos, herbal infused tea, frappuccinos, ice tea... the list is endless. We are surrounded by an
Leave it to H&M to make us want to fill our already over-flowing closets with every single item from their Studio A/W 2015 collection. This bazaar writer is happy to do so with no regrets whatsoever! Sporty en
It all started with a dream. When Nicole Vardi and Dana Aljouder first met. A casual hallway encounter at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY blossomed into a beautiful venture – and “the rest, as they say, is
With the inception of The One World Actors Centre, theater in Kuwait found a new home and opportunity, as the not-for-profit social enterprise continues to enhance the theatrical cultural exchange and sponsorship
We are constantly bombarded with information, usually in the form of “news” with headlines intended to provoke an emotional response. We can’t look at any online source without seeing ads which imply we’re
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, living in splendid isolation in the Back-of-Beyond, or making a living playing video games, “mindfulness” will have impinged on your consciousness somehow. Maybe at th
Step one in fulfilling your new years resolutions.
So you’ve done it. This is the time for new beginnings. Against all rational advice, your to-do list for this year includes over a dozen books, enough exercise to exhaust an Olympic athlete, and enough good deed
Nuqat presents We Are the Artwork, a workshop sponsored by Snaprints that puts you in the center of the piece. Participants will get a chance to be part of a collective art piece. Each artist will develop their
The campaign currently taking the world by storm has reached Kuwait. Girl Rising is a global initiative which aims to unite girls, women, boys and men who believe that every girl has the right to go to school and
Sounds of Malawi charge the goodness in Kuwait's children
In September 2014, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah was awarded the status of Global Humanitarian Leader by the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the U.S. The Amir’s repeated acts of gener
You have been following your training schedule at the gym religiously. At least four days a week you spend at least an hour there, and it’s the same every time. You warm up on a cardio machine, stretch, and then
The man behind the camera of Kuwait in a 1000 Words
Tim Carr stood in the back of the events room and watched Batool, a young Indian cancer survivor, give advice to a room full of 50 women in the same battle. The abaya-clad audience was completely entranced in ever
The recent Nuqat conference in November revolved around acknowledging ‘The Missing Link’ that prevents a collective approach to the creative industry in the Middle East. People were offered the chance to atten
Last featured in our bazaar pages back in 2011, we were super excited when we learned about Lama Al-Fadala’s latest exploits in the great outdoors. When she told us that she was part of a group that organizes ad
Our next Design Diwan is opening on Wednesday January 7th at Dar Al Funoon from 6-8pm.
The topic of the month is Copy/Paste, a discussion on originality and authenticity in art and design.
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With a new year comes a new opportunity for change, not only on a personal level but also spanning regions. In Kuwait, Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were put in place to ensure the continued and multifacete
EXCLUSIVE: South Africa's first Food Network chef talks food, family and her upcoming visit to Kuwait.
When Jenny Morris was in elementary school, she came up with a fundraising project that would become the most popular drive in the school: lunches for teachers. The gourmet sandwiches and special meals were ordere
Interview with Brand Manager, Mr. Stanislas Rambaud
Life is all about those special moments spent with the most significant people in our lives, and Baume & Mercier have dedicated themselves to celebrating these cherished instances. As part of this promise, Bau
Life with Cacao is a fine dessert concept with an all-day café ambience specialized in the art of all things chocolate but also caters to savory dish lovers. At Life with Cacao, it’s all about the cocoa beans.
November Company is simple. It doesn’t have to try to win you over with hyperbolized PR scripts. It doesn’t even want to. It just wants you to enjoy quality and creativity, and it entices you to do so. Whether
In the fast-paced world of tech companies, perhaps no concept has done more to revolutionize business models around the globe than the idea of crowdfunding. Basically just a way to get people with good ideas in fr
Teaching our children by modeling the behavior we want them to learn
By Jamie Etheridge
Over the last few weeks, I’ve been taking my kids to the Secret Garden Project in Salmiya. Organized by the same folks that created the pop up farmer’s market, Shakshooka, the garden is
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. Fatburgers are lean; 100%
Taking this burger-centric town by storm, Diner is not your typical, well, diner. In introducing our taste palates to the Ramen Burger, NYC’s Keizo Shimamoto’s invention is adopted to the local market, diner i
Here at the inside/out desk we like to keep you up to date on the latest in all music trends. Often, we let them seep like a good tea to see if they are going to get legs or not (read: is it worth your time to eve
For Basil AlHadi, singer, songwriter, and rhythm guitarist of the band Karrouhat, music is a fluid thing that connects us all. Expressing both his love for his roots and his favorite music through his own brand of
You know that feeling, when you walk into a party wearing your favorite dress. The one that fits just right and makes you feel like you can conquer the world. You look across the room, and realize another girl is
American stand-up comedian Chris Rock once said, “There are only three things women need in life: food, water, and compliments.” As I sit in the plush surroundings of Aqua Cafe, Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel &
Upon completing their ‘Focus on the Good’ photography competition, the folks at Alnowair were absolutely blown away by the overwhelming amount of amazing entries that simply, yet powerfully, inspire to focus o
If, like us, you find yourself automatically tuning in to Radio Kuwait’s FM 99.7 on your morning drive to work, then you’ve probably noticed that the daily grind through traffic has recently became more enjoya
With Ivanka Trump’s Fine Jewelry series entitled The Journey, she unveils her passion for travel, architecture and design. A collection of ranges that include different precious stones, as well as diamonds and f
When Mai Al-Owaishi’s sister returned to Kuwait from the London College of Fashion the fashionista knew it was time to merge her love of style and entrepreneurial spirit. The result is Owayshi.com, a trend-setti
Got business problems or challenges at work? With his Two Cents page, Loaay Ahmed shares his expertise in strategic management consulting to help managers, employees and entrepreneurs thrive.
Q: I went to
It was an ominous start to what was supposed to be the musical high point of the year: weather conditions postponed the concert’s initially planned date, and even many in our own office were beginning to get ske
There is something timeless and beautiful about the small company, handed down from father to son in an effort to keep the tradition going; perhaps even more so, when this pattern repeats over several generations
Every year, about a gazillion people make resolutions to change. There’s something about the idea of beginning anew on January 1st that causes people to reflect on their lives, their problems, their values and t
Nawaf Gheraibah claims that he’s been passionate about music for as long as he could remember. From what we’ve witnessed at Samsara, deemed as the musical event of the season, this claim comes as no surprise.
Ben Collins adjusted the foam seat of the blue Ford Focus and tried to concentrate on the track ahead. He’d been in professional racing for years, but this was different. Tracks like this needed a machine like t
For those of you who may not have noticed, a pretty substantial thing happened in the world of music on Sunday, November 3rd, the arrival of the inaugural YouTube Music Awards (YTMA). I know that may feel like an
Amal Khreich is no stranger to Kuwait. Although this fashion and marketing guru previously left K-town, she knew that, someday, she would return. Her vision as an accomplished marketeer extends beyond her position
When Ahmad Al Shammeri received his first camera from his mother on a trip to Amman, Jordan, he immediately fell in love with the prospects of the art. So convinced was he that this would be his future calling, th
Meet Anwar Jawhar, the 28-year-old Kuwaiti triathlete who’s set a new record for Kuwait and the region, by heading to Las Vegas this September to compete at the World Championships. Over the last three years, th
Riham Al-Reshaid is a self-taught new and emerging artist living and working in Kuwait. As an artist, she works in a variety of styles and mediums ranging from pen & ink drawings to more detailed oil paintings
The animal kingdom is roaring in an en vogue chorus and we, being fanatical fashionistas, can’t dare ignore it. Some might say that the call of the wild on the streets and runways is not an unfamiliar sound. Aft
Abdulhadi Lost 33 KG, and you can do it too!
As many of us know, the battle to lose weight is never an easy one, filled with plenty of obstacles to overcome and endure. This was the case with Abdulhadi, the 14
You know how it goes in Kuwait; new places - be they restaurants, shops, malls, health clubs - open to much fanfare, boasting how they are doing things differently, bringing something new, something unique that we
After their raving success at last month’s Pretty Little Things, Sara Al-Ajroush and Serene Xefos talk more about fashion, style and their most wanted pieces from their showroom of all things lovely, Trickponi.
The most powerful weapon in the world is the human soul on fire. Flame on!
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Mental Disorders affect an estimated 450 million people worldwide, including countless Kuwaitis. Five out of ten leading causes of health disability are mental dis
The most powerful weapon in the world is the human soul on fire. Flame on!
We practice what we preach here at bazaar. We go out and do the things we write about so we can deliver true accounts to you, our readers. That’s why when I visited Inspire, a boutique personal training gym tuck
Artist Muneera Alsharhan crafts meaning in her inspired jewelry pieces
Today, stylists draft the greatest influences we see in the fashion world, and we can easily emulate certain looks to make a ‘statement’. However, upon meeting the talented artist and jewelry designer, Muneera
This month, we celebrate the arrival of a brand new jewelry concept to Kuwait with the opening of the first Luxenter boutique at Al Fanar Mall, a one-stop destination for glamorous jewelry pieces and chic accessor
Inspire Pure Fitness, a new gym recently opened in Al Beda, is taking fitness back to its roots and reminding people why they signed up for a health club in the first place. To get fit.
Since arriving in Kuwai
As many of us know, the battle to lose weight is not an easy one and comes with many obstacles to overcome. There are many lurking temptations that make the journey even harder to pursue, however, with s
An Anonymous quote once stated, "My soul has had enough chicken soup, now it wants cupcakes." Sometimes, nothing hits the spot like a batch of cupcakes made with love, that even the baker feels a wave of happiness