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Hi,

I would like to buy something like this:

veilep.com/theme-store/halloween/arab-headpi…

Can you tell me where I can buy something simple like that in Abu Dhabi? What is it called? Approximate cost?

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I would call it a ghutra. You would also need the cap that goes underneath and the agal, which is the rope that holds it in place.

You can buy these widely at any store selling traditional Arabic menswear. As to price, I have no idea but would guess it varies widely depending on quality.

Take care that you don't inadvertently give offence, either here or back home.

And good luck learning to arrange it and keep it on your head !

Edited: 26 April 2014, 16:40
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