My name is Latifa el-Asadi, I am a 26 years old Palestinian girl,
originally from Der Asadi, Living in Ein el Helwe refugee camp in Saida.
I spend my spare time doing some sports and I walk a lot, if I’m
done with that I sit and do a lot of embroidery to improve myself, it also
teaches me patience, I love it, I love the fact that it clears my mind and I
feel I finished something artistic when I am done.
I learned it here with tatreez and the tatreez team, which is an
awesome family, all the women are lovely and I now can support my family
financially, makes me feel important even if I am one of the youngest,
I feel I have a role, and I am a part of something so nice and
powerful at the same time, not to mention that it is our pride, the Palestinian
I hope one day in the future I will be able to
pass it on to generations after me to keep it alive and to show the world the
beauty of it.
now can support my family financially, makes me feel important even if I am one
of the youngest.