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Orientalism, advertising and fashion

Advertising really makes me laugh sometimes. Orientalism and fantasies of Egypt and the desert are not confined to centuries past. We see these fantasy images in films, music videos and fashion magazines as well as in advertising. Now a cosmetics … Continue reading

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Peace Road Designs – beautiful bags celebrate Egypt, and give back to community

Peace Road Designs are made in Dahab, South Sinai. Finding good quality souvenirs is not easy in Egypt, as I mentioned in a previous post, and I promised to follow up with some better examples of Egyptian or made in … Continue reading

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