"I am a nostalgic person, so I love anything that seems retro. Except for the early 2000s, which is the only time period that I can recall myself wearing tons of horrible outfits. I love the ‘60s and ‘70s. I came of age in the ‘90s, which I think is pretty evident in my everyday style. I haven’t changed all that much since then!"
“The fashion industry [in Dubai] is made up of the creators, the retailers and of course—the consumers. The making of fashion in Dubai by Arab designers is a slowly evolving industry. Events such as Fashion Forward help provide a showcase and platform for emerging talent, but it will take time for the industry of fashion-making in Dubai to evolve to the level and style-forward ideas apparent in other countries with highly developed fashion industries.”