Fashion

FASHION: RAMADAN + EID KAFTANS

May 22, 2019

Ramadan is a holy month for Muslims around the world, a time where community and family come together for the breaking of the fast, worship, and charity. With the long fasting hours, I prefer easy and effortless looks for the month, especially in the warmer weather, but also looks that are more traditional during this time, like the kaftan dress. I have selected my favorite …

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MADEMOISELLE MEME IN VOGUE ARABIA

May 13, 2019

Feature from Vogue Arabia April 2019 by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme It is with much excitement I share with you my feature in Vogue Arabia’s April print issue, The Modesty Issue. Back in February, I was approached by the Vogue Arabia team to be in their magazine for a two-page spread on my personal style and closet, as part of their “Features” section. The style feature …

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FASHION: SHOP THE SEASON

May 8, 2019

Ever wondered what is in our shopping cart? Things we don’t post about, things we are waiting to go on sale, things we are buying for others. We decided to share what is sitting in our basket awaiting checkout, and this time, its all things spring! Check out the chic digs we are looking to wear for the spring, and even summer season, below. Whether …

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FASHION: MET GALA 2019

May 7, 2019

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 before the fundraiser. The museum’s fashion exhibition this year is entitled Camp: Notes on Fashion. Anna Wintour, Vogue editor and artistic director of Condé Nast, …

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NYFW: LOOK 5

March 20, 2019

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Brocade has been a favorite print of mine the past two fashion months, and it is without a doubt starting to come up in looks this season (check out these brocade Prada heels for Spring for example). Look no further than La DoubleJ for an explosion of colored brocade adorning a dress …

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NYFW: LOOK 4

March 17, 2019

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Prints such as black and white check, colorful tartan and houndstooth have always been a staple in my closet.  I love how polished and timeless they are, whether you are in Midtown Manhattan for a meeting or in the Irish countryside, these prints are universally celebrated at chic. I don’t usually wear …

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NYFW: LOOK 3

March 14, 2019

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme On day 3 of NYFW, I did a takeover for The Modist on their Instagram Stories while attending the Adam Lippes presentation and Self-Portrait runway show. I decided to go with a flirty pleated dress from Self-Portrait and paired it with red accessories. One of my new favorite brands is Giuliva Heritage …

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NYFW: LOOKS 1 + 2

March 12, 2019

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme For February fashion month, fashion show attendees will usually dress in looks from the season’s previous runway shows. This means Spring/Summer ’19 fresh-off-the-runway looks in an arctic New York February! I opted for lots of flowy and oversized pieces this season so that I could accommodate many hidden thermals underneath! Tricks of …

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FASHION: 6 VINTAGE SHOPS IN WILLIAMSBURG, NY

March 3, 2019

Williamsburg has a unique shopping scene, with mainstream brands like Maje, Sandro and J. Crew being one few in the area. Williamsburg is known for its vast independent boutiques, homeware stores, and of course, vintage shops. There is a plethora of vintage stores, each with a certain cult following and curated collections. One of the best kept secrets is the Wonders of Walter, a sidewalk …

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BEAUTY: NONTOXIC SPF

March 1, 2019

by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Whenever I speak to a skincare specialist, whether it is a doctor or aesthetician, I always ask them what the secret to healthy, youthful skin is. Without fail, they emphasize sunscreen. It is the key to avoiding wrinkles, dark spots and broken blood vessels, but more seriously, skin cancer. I’ve lived in California most of my life where there is sun …

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