RIYADH: Female camel owners recently had the possibility, for the very first time ever, to display their animals in a camel appeal contest at the yearly King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Saudi Arabia. They were not the only ladies to play a popular function at the occasion; others contributed by supplying the outstanding devices that assisted the camels capture the eyes of the judges.

Noura Al-Ghannam, for instance, is the owner of Safayef, a business that focuses on making tailored camel capes, covers, pendants and other devices.

” I began my service 2 years earlier, in 2019, however a year prior to that we studied the regional market and the issues in conventional items and how they are minimal,” she informed Arab News.

She concerned the conclusion that standard capes for camels were extremely plain and easy and did not have design, so she chose to brighten them up with the addition of vibrant embroidery and by providing a range of materials. The name of business, Safayef, describes the decor made from woolen threads that appears on the camel devices.

” I understood that we require various materials for camel capes that appropriate for winter season and summertime, and some are just appropriate for official events,” Al-Ghannam stated. “We likewise deal with pendants and medals.”

Each vibrant, embroidered cape is personalized and carefully sewed according to the exact measurement of the camel to make sure an ideal fit. (Supplied)

Sewing has actually been among her enthusiasms because an extremely young age, she included.

” I liked embroidering and including devices on materials, and while many designers tend to develop standard clothing, I wished to vary from them and embellish camels, as I have an interest in them,” she stated.

Among the difficulties she dealt with in establishing her service was the custom nature of the devices she supplies, which need exact measurements to guarantee they completely fit the camel they are produced.

” One of the reasons that we do not have a retailer is since these clothing are specifically customized and personalized for one camel at a time,” Al-Ghannam stated. “When we get an order we need to take the measurements of the camel so it can fit the clothing completely.

Each vibrant, embroidered cape is personalized and diligently sewed based on the exact measurement of the camel to guarantee a best fit. (Supplied)

” One of the greatest difficulties that we had was taking the measurements for a camel. After a year of working with camels, we conquered the issue and now it has actually ended up being simpler to do so.”

Al-Ghannam stated that she wishes to broaden her service to all Gulf nations and desires it ending up being the leading professional brand name for camel devices.

Her customers consist of camel owners and the organizers of camel celebrations, and she exposed that she likewise gets lots of ask for horse devices.

” I understand lots of horse owners desire devices for their horses,” she stated. “However, Safayef is an organization concentrating on camel devices just– and in any company, it is extremely essential to concentrate on what you do best.”

Al-Ghannam stated that when she began her service she got in touch with the Kingdom’s Camel Club and described her company strategies. They invited her with open arms, she included, and this year she took part in the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival for the very first time by supplying flags, pendants, headscarfs and embroidered covers.

Safayef has actually likewise provided camel capes and group uniforms to the Eid Caravans effort, arranged by the Ahyaha Humanitarian Foundation in cooperation with the Saudi Camel Club, Diriyah Gate Development Authority, and the Imam Mohammad bin Saud Charity Society. The effort included a convoy of 14 camels filled with presents that were dispersed to more than 400 houses. In addition, Safayef has actually taken part in other unique occasions, consisting of for Saudi National Day and Eid.