FULL GUIDE TO MY 50S PHOTOSHOOT

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Here are the elements for a successful 50s photoshoot

For my 50s photoshoot with Japanese cosmetic and makeup giant Shiseido, I chose few themes as a reflection to my multi-faceted personality. One of which was an elegant, bold and classic woman.

50s Makeup

For my photo shoot with Japanese cosmetic and makeup giant Shiseido, I chose few themes as a reflection to my multi-faceted personality. One of which was an elegant, bold and classic woman. This is where the team and I agreed that a 50s makeup will deliver exactly that. Shiseido makeup artist Sarah Khennouf focused on the … Read more...

My Love Affair with Manolo Blahnik

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My love affair with Manolo Blahnik began with Sarah Jessica Parker when her ‘Carrie’ character had an obsession with the art behind each shoes.

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I had a love affair.. with Manolo Blahnik

It was only natural that I tied up with the designer himself on my Love Affair collection with Victoria Casal back in 2009. It was the beginning of my never ending journey with Manolo Blahnik. Each part of his shoes are perfectly crafted to awaken the dormant princess within the woman. Much like my designs, they are simple with their silhouettes, inciting with their effect.

Here’s a throwback

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Enigma Dubai at the Versace Palazzo

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Don’t you love it when people challenge themselves to exceed expectations and inspire uniqueness? I had one such experience at the Palazzo Versace at their avant-garde restaurant, Enigma Dubai.

Enigma Dubai re-invents your dining experience

The dining concept and chefs change four times throughout the year to keep you excited for more and make your visit an ongoing treat. The only element you’ll be aware of are the prices, but not the menu. Once you’re seated, the play begins where the food, the waiters, the ambiance are all under strict choreography with the guest being the star.

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AT 33, I FOUND MY PURPOSE IN LIFE, GIVING BACK

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Giving back, a little girl’s dream

I always knew that I’m not the girl who was only born to be a fashion designer and would be handicapped if she didn’t get to do it. I was never incapable of performing excellently at other facets of life. I always knew I was smart enough to be at the top of my game in areas that interested me. While life kept me grounded, fashion was my fantasy.

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Throughout my life, I always wondered what is my purpose in life? There are thousands of fashion designers, some seriously talented others have no idea … Read more...

How to book Spa and Beauty appointments online!

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How I used to book spa and beauty appointments

Like many other women, I used to contact my favorite hair salon or spa 3 to 4 weeks ahead of time to book my appointments and they are normally more than 15 KM away from me. But what if I need an appointment for tomorrow.. or for today? What if I’m very restricted with my location? This is where Vaniday application became my preferred way to book spa and beauty appointments online.

Vaniday is a Beauty Spot, a melting online point where some of your favorite spa and beauty salons can … Read more...