Know Your Thobe – Different styles across the GCC

Just moved to any of the GCC Country? Or have you been here a while but haven’t figured out how to determine where a person is from by the style of their thobe? Maybe you were in a meeting or walking through mall, and you noticed the variation in clothing between people. This simple guide from Brownbook illustrated by Liz Ramos-Prado can be helpful in giving you a rough idea of where someone is from. Kuwaiti kanduras, noted for their use of high quality material, feature a one button collar…

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