Tips for Layering

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Express your personality without saying a word by building a look with light layers. Get creative and tell your personal story by choosing unique prints, textures, color palettes, and accessories. Keep the colors simple with coordinating hues, or add some flair with contrasting shades.  And don’t worry about the temperature- stick to light fabrics to ...

Eid Al Fresco

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Eid Al Fresco With Eid-al Fitr falling at the end of July in the height of summer, take advantage of the warm weather and longer days to bring your Eid party outdoors. From parks, to backyards, to rooftop terraces, a summer night soirèe outdoors with family and friends is the best way to celebrate the ...

A Taste of Spain: Ramadan Recipe

Enchant your family and guests this Ramadan and Eid with authentic flavors from Al-Andalus. The kitchens of Islamic Spain had a culinary paradise at their fingertips with an expansive variety of fruits, vegetables, grains, herbs, condiments, and spices that they introduced into Europe and cultivated with their advanced and successful agricultural techniques.  This allowed them ...

Un Preciado Regalo: A Precious Gift

Un Preciado Regalo Ramadan-Eid collection 2014 Join SHUKR this Ramadan as we introduce you to our new collection in the awe-inspiring Alcazaba. This historic Islamic Fortress is located in Almeria in the south of Spain, one of the most important regions of Al-Andalus. This ancient city was inhabited by many civilizations prior to taking on the name Madīnat ...