Azzedine Alaïa, Fashion’s Most Independent Designer, Is Dead at 82

Azzedine Alaïa, one of the greatest and most uncompromising designers of the 20th and 21st centuries, died on Saturday in Paris. He was 82. His company said the cause was a heart attack. Known as a sculptor of the female form, and worn by women from Michelle Obama to Lady Gaga, Mr. Alaïa was equally famous for his rejection of […]

A Vogue Reminder

Screaming “YEEEES EDWARD!!!! ” this morning (and spilling coffee on my Abaya – after the driver hit the car breaks in panic) is well… kind of worth it. But in my defense, I needed a warning before seeing this, and maybe the driver needed one even more. As a 90s kid, I couldn’t relate much to the thrill of excitingly […]

Millennial Pink Goes Dark!

FFWD Dubai got us feeling like French girls in Paris again! Red was literally everywhere this season; all the way from Verscace’s runway in Milan to Mohanad Kojak’s in Dubai. We’re guessing its #MillenialRed now? 😉 Check out our favorite luscious looks in this season’s IT color!  

The Actual Reviews: FFWD Edition

Undeniably, us Arabs love to secretly bash anything Arab… blame the innate Mean Girl inside each of us, but for some reason we love to hold our people to a higher more critical standard. Therefore, it comes to no surprise that when the reviews started “pouring in” (I think SD and Khaleeji Times are the only ones who actually write […]

Bots: Why “Influencers” Love Them Almost As Much As Fillers

With fake lips, fake assets, and at many times fake bags (CC: Kendall Jenner), it’s hard to find reality in all the fake crap we see everyday! Many if not most so-called “influencers” impose a picture perfect persona on their IG feeds, complete with intimate portraits (this explains the photographer & influencer romances) and sponsored endorsements. But what happens when […]