Fashion Week

INTERVIEW: FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER MOEEZ ALI

July 13, 2017

Images taken and owned by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Fashion month is nothing without its photographers. They capture runway, backstage and now the more popular of the three, street style photography. During New York Fashion Week in February, I had the pleasure of working with one of the industry’s finest, Moeez Ali, a London-based fashion photographer. Ali shoots runway shows but also has …

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MADE LA: OPENING CEREMONY

June 28, 2017

A few weeks ago, Los Angeles hosted MADE LA, part of the MADE umbrella of fashion events year-round. Set up at L.A. Live in Downtown, the two day event was host to three separate fashion shows: Opening Ceremony with DJ RZA of Wu Tang Clan, Joyrich x Snoop Dogg, and Wiz Khalifa + 424 x Pleasures. MADE LA also highlighted smaller designers with pop-up shops encouraging attendees …

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FASHION: MET GALA 2017

May 2, 2017

The annual Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute benefit, also known as the Met Gala, is New York’s biggest fashion event. Over 500 designers, actors and actresses, Hollywood elite, Wall Street bigwigs and Silicon Valley protégés attend the red carpet spectacle. The museum’s fashion event this year was entitled “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between.” It is the second time a single designer is honored …

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FASHION: FFWD DUBAI A/W 17-18

April 18, 2017

Images taken by the following photographers: @iamshooter, @gibsterg, @lena.s.rodgers by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to return to the glitz and glam of Dubai’s Fashion Forward (FFWD), the Gulf region’s smaller scale fashion week, for a second time. One of the most rewarding aspects of attending FFWD is discovering new Middle Eastern talent that the organization has taken the time to foster. Oh, and …

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NYFW: DAYS 4-6 LOOKBOOK

April 9, 2017

Images taken by the following photographers: @Humai, @jonnykang, @buttsaab, @mikemorrisinc, @jsalephotography, @renee_lipsey by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme After the snow came fierce rain, fierce winds, and an even fiercer cold. Layering and looking chic can be a bit of a challenge, which is why wearing looser clothes, like palazzo pants or a flowy dress, was perfect for hiding fleece-lined tights and other layers underneath (guilty!). Day 4 was all about …

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NYFW: DAY 3 LOOK, BURBERRY

March 26, 2017

Images taken and owned by Moeez Ali, @moeeztali by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Dressed in Burberry, styled like Balenciaga. I took a cue from Balenciaga’s A/W 16-17 show and styled my Burberry trench coat (a major investment piece) off the shoulder. Try wrapping a minaudière of your choice around the belt, and tucking in the extra chain in your pocket like I did above. Get the …

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NYFW: DAY 2 LOOK, HISSA ZANIAL

March 16, 2017

Images taken and owned by Moeez Ali, @moeeztali by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme An excerpt from NYFW, Day 1: Read more here. At Mademoiselle Meme, we love to feature new, underground, and upcoming talents (find some in our Noteworthy tab). For NYFW, it was important to be able to wear newer designers and showcase the not-so-mainstream brands. This season, particularly with the political climate, I was interested in wearing Middle …

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NYFW: DAY 1 LOOK, AMIRA HAROON

March 14, 2017

Images taken and owned by Moeez Ali, @moeeztali by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme At Mademoiselle Meme, we love to feature new, underground, and upcoming talents (find some in our Noteworthy tab). For NYFW, it was important to be able to wear newer designers and showcase the not-so-mainstream brands. This season, particularly with the political climate, I was interested in wearing Middle Eastern designs and designers, and had the opportunity to …

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VOGUE ARABIA’S DEBUT COVER W/ GIGI HADID

March 1, 2017

by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Today is another historical moment for fashion. It is the second day of Paris Fashion Week and also the unveiling of Vogue Arabia’s first print cover. Up until this point, the magazine, which is part of the Vogue international umbrella alongside 21 other international editions, has only had an online presence since its inception this past fall. Its first cover star is none …

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