Being a model who wears Hijab, brings certain challenges such as wearing a camisole and leggings to show the body shape during a casting. Another challenge is explaining the significance of wearing a headscarf at all times. In this modern age, where we are embracing other people’s cultural and […]
Well. I was only meant to be here for 2 weeks but they asked me to extend my trip by another week as it was going so well. So… WEEK THREE has been a whirlwind of more press, more TV, more touring and more eating lol. My Dutch model […]
Week Two in beautiful South Korea started off how Week One ended… with shows, shoots and more touring. I finally had a morning off so went shopping (as you do) and managed to find some Face Packs, so my skin is feeling lovely and refreshed. At least I assume […]
WEEK ONE …has just been INCREDIBLE! The general theme has been lack of sleep… early starts… fun… laughter… and fish! There have been full days of shoots, shows and touring including a TV commercial for one of the trip sponsors Orakel Cosmetics, a Street Fashion show that drew huge […]
DAY ONE… and before I had even arrived at the airport to check-in I received a text from Top Model telling me they had booked me in to the ‘Executive Lounge’ at Terminal 4 Heathrow. I never knew airports had ‘Executive Lounges’! Well, they do and they are gorgeous! […]
Designing the make up for London Fashion Week is a fun but complex task! There are so many new trends to bare in mind and to stay up to date with, and it’s important to make the designs relevant, original and interesting. As well as this, it is important […]
It’s 2010. I was a shy 15 year old girl lacking in confidence. My mum entered me into Top Model UK. She had failed to tell me this until a few weeks before my interview!
As you can imagine, I was a bag of nerves. I suffered with an eating […]
Omar Mansoor is no stranger to success. He finished his education from London College of Fashion in 2008 and immediately set up his own label. 10 years and thirteen stunning collections later, there is no denying Omar has become one of British fashion’s most exciting designers to watch.
Omar Mansoor collections have been inspired by everything from British theatre to historical events, […]