Frank Luca and Aida Kawas, two lovers of Middle Eastern arts, teamed up to create Orient 499, a trendy boutique which would accommodate at the same time their taste for tradition and their sense of modernity, all the while satisfying their crave for something new.*
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*Text and pictures from Orient 499’s website