Fashion

MEMÉ: SNAPSHOTS OF SPRING

June 6, 2017

If you don’t follow us on Instagram or Snapchat, you are missing a major part of Mademoiselle Meme’s personal musings, travels and foodie moments. Social media is where Memé takes over, providing for a raw and unfiltered space that has everything you won’t see on the website. From travel photos to foodie shots, selfies and videos, Snapchat, Instagram, Instagram Story and Facebook is where things get personal …

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NOTEWORTHY: RE/DONE DENIM

June 5, 2017

Denim will never go out of style. It is an American staple, and now a high fashion staple. And if there is one takeaway from this piece, it is to NEVER get rid of your denim. Denim styles always make a comeback. Case in point: embroidered denim was the look of 2001, and now its bigger than ever. Even if you tire from an old pair of jeans, revive …

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BEAUTY: THE BEST FACIAL CLEANSER

May 19, 2017

There has been buzz about the wonders of cleansing oils, with the beauty obsessed swapping their lather-rich face washes for gentler oil cleansers. Foamy cleansers have been known to leave the face feeling tight and uncomfortably dry. Oil cleansers do not just effectively remove heavy face makeup, but the oil leaves the skin soft and supple. Micellar water, milk and oil cleansers have become popular recently as the better alternative to the soap & water …

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FASHION: SHOP THE SEASON

May 10, 2017

With Spring/Summer upon us, and our luxe vacation plans in the works, we are looking for new wardrobe pieces. That includes seasonal staples that are versatile, chic and can be worn in warmer weather, best suiting our summer plans. Glancing through some of the high street shops like Zara, here are what we are shopping and wearing in preparation for summer seventeen. #ShopWithMeme   TRENDS FOR SPRING/SUMMER ’17 Track, …

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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: @Moeeztali, @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 …

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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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