Fashion Week

NYFW: THE CAT’S MEOW

November 14, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Animal print has always been a love of mine, especially leopard! Lucky for me, it is one of the fall/winter trends of 2018, with reptile and cheetah prints dominating storefronts. One of my favorite ways to incorporate animal print into my looks is with a headscarf. If you are not a fan …

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NYFW: AUTUMN FLORALS

November 13, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme In February 2018, during London Fashion Week, I watched the Richard Quinn runway show with iconic front row guests Queen Elizabeth and Anna Wintour. It was after this show that Quinn received the Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design from Her Majesty, of course! This runway show included a mix of …

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FASHION: RUNWAY HEADSCARVES

November 11, 2018

Images courtesy of Vogue. Images include Zara, Gucci, Vetements, Marc Jacobs, Valentino, Marni, Dior, Versace, Richard Quinn, Chanel, Balenciaga, Marine Serre Headscarves ruled the runway for Autumn/Winter collections, not just because they are a great accessory for the cooler months, but because modest fashions are making a comeback. Vogue wrote a piece in their September 2018 issue regarding the trend of designers showing models covered up. …

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NYFW: ODE TO THE 80’S

October 14, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by @iamshooter. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme On day 2 of NYFW, I had the honor of debuting a piece from new designer Romani, a Middle-Eastern brand helmed by Haya Jarrar. With the 80’s back in full glory, shoulder pads and patent leather included, this jacket was a perfect ode to the era. Of course, with a major glamour factor: feathers! …

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NYFW: TARTAN FOR FALL

October 8, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Tartan. Plaid. Check. Whatever terminology you prefer, this print is prevalent all over the runways for Autumn/Winter.  Tartan not only reminds me of living in the U.K. and Ireland (the designer of this dress is in fact Irish), but my days in elementary school wearing a uniform that was navy and green …

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NYFW: POWER SUIT, DAY 6

May 9, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Moeez Ali. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme One of my go-to closet essentials is a pantsuit. It is the structure, the elegance, and the femme fatale feels that make it a “signature Meme” look. During the last NYFW season, I wore a check pantsuit, which was the perfect everyday, work-friendly look for any fashion girl. This time I opted …

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NYFW: ROCK N ROLLA, DAY 5

May 7, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Asaf Liberfrund. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme PVC recently became popular when Kanye West used it in his collection in the form of transparent heels and knee high boots, as modeled by his wife Kim. Since then, transparent pieces have been seen as raincoats, purses, and hats. For this look, I bought an oversized camel coat to pair with …

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NYFW: VERSACE VERSACE VERSACE

April 23, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Daniel Kim. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Many readers may recall the photoshoot I did with designer (and dear friend) Mariam Al-Sibai back in September for the debut of her first collection. One of my favorite pieces was the Dancing in Mustard, a full length yellow wool coat with cuffed sleeves and the most elegant feminine silhouette. Colored coats …

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NYFW: RAZZLE DAZZLE, DAY 3

April 19, 2018

Images owned by Mademoiselle Meme, shot by Daniel Kim. by Editor | Mademoiselle Meme Saudi Arabian designer Hindamme was about to release his new collection when I was offered his liquid sequin bomber jacket for fashion week. It was one of the most luxe (and heavy) sequined pieces I have worn, and complimented the 3.1 Phillip Lim leather buckled skirt I was planning to wear perfectly. …

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