Nida Azwer Eid 2014: Where Traditional meets Contemporary

The Fashion Orientalist has always been a journey for me; discovering different clothing styles from different cultures…with every article I write I discover something new. At the end of the day I’m left… Continue reading

Sania Maskatiya Eid 2014 Bar-e-Sagheer

Today I present another Eid collection as part of our Fashion Orientalist Eid special, which includes designs by three different designers from the Pakistani fashion scene. If you missed part one, check it… Continue reading

Ayesha Somaya – Eid Collection 2014

This week we will be featuring three Eid collections by different designers from the Pakistani fashion world. The holiday Eid al-Fitr will take place next week and is a time of celebration for… Continue reading

Rami Kadi – Un Souffle d’Orient

Paris Haute Couture Week wrapped up last week in Paris and showcased the Fall/Winter 2014 – 2015 collections by the crème de la crème from the Parisian fashion scene. I am a great… Continue reading

Personal Style: My Summer Holiday Essentials

I just got back from a lovely holiday in Valencia, Spain and want to share my list of summer holiday must-haves with you. I’ve lined up 5 of my favorite items/essentials: Midi Skirts… Continue reading

Hussein Bazaza Resort 2015 – Hidden under the ice 448

Hussein Bazaza recently released his resort 2015 collection, which includes 20 artistic fashion looks. Bazaza was inspired by everything hidden under the ice, from deep blue water to sparkling ice crystals. The color… Continue reading

Krikor Jabotian SS14 Akhtamar

Krikor Jabotian was inspired by an Armenian legend for his Spring Summer 2014 collection Akhtamar. Princess Tamar lived on a small island (Akdamar island) located on Lake Van, Turkey. The princess fell in… Continue reading

Jean Louis Sabaji SS14 – Inspired by Mother Nature

Take a walk on the wild side… is part of a lyric sung by American musician Lou Reed that popped into my head while I was reading the biography of Lebanese designer Jean… Continue reading

The Wedding Season: Virgos Lounge ‘The Bridesmaid Edit’

Last week my workday at a wedding location ended with me bumping into a wedding photographer, after struggling to get past a white limo that was blocking my way. It was that moment… Continue reading

Review: Biotherm Aquasource Gel

These last few weeks I have been testing Biotherm Aquasource – Deep hydration replenishing gel for normal or combination skin. This is a moisturizer which aims to keep your skin hydrated for a… Continue reading