THE FEATHERS, GLITZ AND GLAM AT ONORI.
I’m rocking ONORI in the image above, the latest sensation in ready-to-wear fashion! Meet the genius behind the threads, Emirati designer extraordinaire, Sharifa AlSharif AlHashemi. With a decade of bilingual business brilliance within her family’s fashion and beauty empire spanning the USA, Europe, and the GCC, AlHashemi is the maestro orchestrating ONORI’s rise. She’s not just shaping styles; she’s curating a symphony of creativity, design, and business prowess that defines the very essence of this new fashion frontier.
YASSMIN SALEH AND HER ICONIC TATTOO TOP.
This designer haven crafts ready-to-wear stories for women who seek narratives in their wardrobes. Each season unveils a subtle tale, delving into modern socio-psychological topics, woven into garments that resonate with advocates of slow-fashion, quality, and craftsmanship. The brand beats with a very personal aspect born from the struggles of Yassmin and Farah. Yassmin suffered with emotional expression, while Farah battled anxiety. Both witnessed their loved ones navigate the turbulent waters of mental health. Faced with the harsh reality of seemingly endless struggles, the sisters decided to birth YASSMIN SALEH. For them, fashion is more than threads and seams; it’s a platform to shatter the stigma surrounding mental health, crafting a conversation that speaks volumes without saying a word.
ZEID HIJAZI, REDEFINING FASHION RULES AND SHAPES.
Palestinian/Jordanian designer, a born creative from Amman, Jordan, set his sights on the bustling streets of London. Here, beneath the walls of Central Saint Martins, he wove his dreams into a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design. Yet, the essence of his story unfolded when the spotlight found him, a life changing moment that now defines his career. Crowned with the illustrious Debut Talent Prize by Fashion Trust Arabia, he not only gained a financial reward but also earned the mentorship of industry gurus. This pivotal juncture became the wind beneath his wings, propelling him into the stratosphere of fashion innovation.
BLSSD, BLESSING FASHION ONE OUTFIT AT A TIME.
In this avant-garde design haven, audacity and innovation intertwine with an experimental flair, giving birth to a style that’s as daring as it is fresh. BLSSD is not just a fashion label; it’s a manifesto of self-expression. The brand delves into the provocative realms of streetwear, infusing it with luxury, the pragmatism of utility, and a sprinkling of gratitude. This concoction of creativity and consciousness is what they proudly term “Pret A Gratitude”, more than a style, it’s an attitude, a perspective on life that transcends the boundaries of the ordinary. Welcome to the fashion revolution where every stitch tells a story, and every ensemble is a statement of gratitude, purpose, and unbridled style.
SANDRA MANSOUR, FOR THE SOFT REBELLIONS (LIKE ME).
Born in the vibrant heart of Beirut, Lebanon, in 2010, Sandra Mansour’s eponymous fashion house is a testament to the fusion of painting prowess and fashion finesse. This isn’t just a fashion house; it’s a sanctuary for artistically driven pieces that transcend the temporal boundaries. Sandra’s creations are nothing but a series of timeless silhouettes, delicate fabrics, and meticulous details, exemplified in the intricate hand and thread embroidery techniques that grace each piece. The result? A harmonious blend of romantic yet outstanding designs that don’t just dress you – they make you dream.