About Aiisha

AIISHA RAMADAN is a Lebanese fashion designer based in the United Arab Emirates, who launched her own clothing brand in 2006. She has won a number of prestigious awards such as Young Designer of the Year by Swarovski, named one of 30 Most Awesome Women in the Arab World in 2009 by Arabian Woman Magazine and won the Gr8! Women Achiever Awards in 2011. Global brands from different segments including beauty and technology have trusted and partnered with the designer on internationally recognized projects, making her one of the most influential woman from the Middle East. Her most recent partnership is with Dhamani, one of the most successful businesses in the international jewelery industry, as well as supporting the leading make up and beauty brand Shiseido in launching their A/W’15 product range. The AIISHA RAMADAN label is the epitome of modern design. The beautiful crafted garments speak to the feminine woman across the world. Celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Scherzinger, Christina Aguilera, Charlize Theron and Paris Hilton have adopted the label, which has gained international popularity for its elegant, yet sultry look. Behind each AIISHA RAMADAN collection are the fruits of self-reflection, that resulted in bridging Ramadan’s passion for extravagant couture with her own personal style, spontaneous attitude and consistent love of life. As an influential woman, emphasis is on individuality, freedom of expression, self-acceptance and celebration, all portrayed in the usage of high-quality materials, clean lines with layered details - simple, refined, elegant, effortless and timeless. Ramadan’s past collections have focused more on couture pieces, however Ready to Wear is now the main direction for the AIISHA RAMADAN brand. Ramadan felt that it was important to create collections that allowed her to reach a wider audience and showcase her more contemporary signature. This blog is about Aiisha's personal fashion journey and her own perspective experiencing everything beautiful.

9 STYLE & CARE TIPS FOR YOUR CLOTHES

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Long before I ever became a fashion designer, I cared so much for my clothes that I got used to giving my mother most of my clothes for her to wash them by hand as I feel that its the most gentle way to hand them. She constantly used Downy to give them the softest feel and fresh smell.

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I also enjoyed aligning my clothes in color order, especially my cardigan selection. I just love how they end up forming a rainbow effect in my closet. Then I became a fashion designer working with the most delicate fabrics before moving … Read more...

How to look younger – instantly!

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3 Steps for How to look younger

Unless you feel young, you won’t look it. Some people in their 30’s look like they’re in their 60’s. Some are in their 60’s but they look decades younger. Its how you perceive yourself and treat your body and soul. Stress is the number one cause for early aging. Stress has given me a lot of gray hair.. a lot for a 33 year old girl. That was before I discovered how to look younger. In my opinion, if you meditate, take care of your beauty regime and dress well, you’ll certainly look … Read more...

In his shoes – women empowerment

aiisha ramadanAll my life, I’ve been a leader. However, I liked it when a man completed the job, not took over. Although a part of me often longs for that sense of security a man provides, I’ve realized that things are done best when they’re done by me. Then I started developing a healthy jealousy of wanting other women to feel the same way, to carve their own paths and future. Its called women empowerment.

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Nothing is more appealing to me than when a woman leads the way and succeeds. So I put myself in his shoes and I wonder if … Read more...

How to balance work and life: 7 steps

IMG_3447What type of lifestyle and thinking do you lead? Horizontal or Vertical?

Horizontal refers to mutli-tasking people, those who can do several tasks at once. Vertical people tend to focus on one thing at a time. I don’t think there’s one right way to do things, its you and how you prefer things. I’ve heard that women tend to be better at multi-tasking. In all cases, if you don’t balance work and life, you will enjoy neither and you’ll definitely perform poorly in at least either one.

Here are 7 simple steps to balance work and life:

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4 Summer Colors 2016 you must wear

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While the Spring Summer colors 2016 set forward trends such as powder salmon and blue Hydrangea, also referred to it as sky blue, they’re difficult to wear if you’re of certain skin complexions. Therefore, I prefer to go for stronger, more classic colors, from the essence of this summer’s key colors.

Here are my top 5 Summer Colors 2016 picks

Fuchsia – Hot pink, or Fuchsia, is not only often found in my bi-annual collections, but I tend to wear it a lot every time I choose to wear color. If not in my outfit, then in my accessories. Its … Read more...