Winter in Dubai is the most beautiful time of year. With clear blue skies, bright sunshine and cool breezes, everybody wants to be outdoors all the time. So when my sister wanted to have a little get together with her friends, we thought it would be a great idea to have a little picnic in my parents’ garden.
My mom has the most amazing collection of textiles she has gathered from her travels, and I mixed and matched different prints and fabric textures to create a bright, colourful effect. For food we had cucumber, radish and cream cheese sandwiches, smoked salmon sandwiches and lots of fruit. By scattering around lots of pillows and magazines, a comfortable, lounge-around-all-day vibe was created. Here are the rest of the photos: