Boho Rapture – Zuhair Murad FW Couture 2016

“She’s young, modern, and rock, but elegant at the same time. She’s also rich. Her dresses are full of jewels, transparency, and tattoo ornamentation.” – Zuhair Murad. A parade of a Boho Chic magic, Zuhair Murad’s collection was mainly made up of black Chantilly lace gowns beautifully beaded, with stunning floor-length capes. Other gowns were intricately created using velvet, crepe, tulle, and chiffon and came in vivid shades … Continue reading Boho Rapture – Zuhair Murad FW Couture 2016

Impressions of New York – Elie Saab FW Couture 2016

Old Glamorous New York – a land where dreams are as big as its skyscrapers and where style is well … a necessity. Impressions of New York, Elie Saab’s Fall Winter Couture show during Paris Fashion Week embodied these very elements. Stunning silhouettes made from black velvet and the intricate crystal embroidery tap into the world of Upper East Sider, New York. New York’s natural … Continue reading Impressions of New York – Elie Saab FW Couture 2016

Lebanese Designers shine at Festival de Cannes

It’s undoubtedly the biggest film festival in the world, where celebrities and fashion meet to dazzle crowds and the media – all in celebration of the universal film industry. This year Festival de Cannes was as grandeur as ever and our Lebanese Designers were right at centre stage WOW-ing crowds with their impeccable designs. We have picked a selection of our favourite red carpet looks … Continue reading Lebanese Designers shine at Festival de Cannes

Jessica Minh Anh dazzles in Lebanese Designers

    Jessica Minh Anh has become a go-to guide for the latest in couture and artistic photography. Her choices of design and intricate details are always captivating in the photography captured and it’s no wonder she believes in the talent and creativity of Lebanese designers such as Rami Kadi, Tony Ward, Azzi and Osta and Dany Atrache. We have put together our favourite looks … Continue reading Jessica Minh Anh dazzles in Lebanese Designers

Saiid Kobeisy SS2016 African Essence collection

Imagine an African Queen, a wild spirited bohemian woman, a goddess descending from African shores – these are the heroines behind Saiid Kobeisy’s newest collection, African Essence. The Spring/Summer 2016 collection contains a palette of off whites and gold tones with ice blues occasionally breaking up the collection and adding an element of royalty. The collection is portrayed intricately through the use of pearls, sequins, … Continue reading Saiid Kobeisy SS2016 African Essence collection

Hussein Bazaza : Sophia The Alchemist collection

“She found her elixir of life and lived through the ages.” Hussein Bazaza’s Fall 2016 collection tells the story of alchemy, medieval chemical science and philosophy. Yes, we agree its not usually the type of themes you’d expect to see in a fashion collection but it is for this reason we just can’t get enough of all the pieces. Perhaps it’s our ongoing desire to … Continue reading Hussein Bazaza : Sophia The Alchemist collection

Alfazairy SS2016 Hayat collection

Symbolising the rebirth of all things in Spring the new Alfazairy SS2016 collection, Hayat, brings things into full bloom with the luxurious use of pastels in light fabrics including silk, mousseline and fine lace. Vibrant prints are embroidered with Swarovski crystals and beads take the form of nature to produce pretty and lively silhouettes. See the entire collection below: Continue reading Alfazairy SS2016 Hayat collection

Hussein Bazaza: Fashion of the Future

His unique creativity has been recognised vastly across the Middle East after he became the recipient of many prestigious awards from prominent fashion establishments. And judging from his latest collection, it’s not hard to see why Hussein Bazaza is currently the hottest emerging fashion designer in the Middle East. The designer won the Elle Style Award for the ‘Best Upcoming Middle East Designer’ in December 2013, he … Continue reading Hussein Bazaza: Fashion of the Future

Zuhair Murad’s SS2016 Amour en Cage collection

“Zuhair Murad will be confining the stately silhouettes of his muses in gilded, sun-kissed cages, radiant filters though whose prism femininity is freed of all trace of sentimentality, more fulfilled than ever and in perfect form to wield its power of seduction. Untrammelled refinement comes in a series of sexy, bouffant mini-dresses, über-chic tulip skirts, and architectural, show-stopping eveningwear with glamorous red-carpet trains.” The infamous designer continues to redefine the brand with every collection and his Spring Summer 2016 Couture showcase was no exception. Who knew structured silhouettes could be so feminine? Zuhair Murad’s use of intricate beading … Continue reading Zuhair Murad’s SS2016 Amour en Cage collection

Georges Hobeika SS2016 Couture showcase in Paris

“Joyous and cheerful like the “Cirses de Champs,” the Georges Hobeika Couture Collection for Spring-Summer 2016 is a glowing tribute to nature’s gift of regeneration, spreading its message of beauty across cultures and beyond borders.” And ‘joyous and cheerful’ it was indeed. The most intricate and grandeur Georges Hobeika collection to date was showcased at Paris Fashion Week and the Lebanese designer did everything right. … Continue reading Georges Hobeika SS2016 Couture showcase in Paris