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Designer Spotlight: Saira Shakira


The Blush Works in Collaboration with Boulevard One had the chance to speak with the amazing designer duo Saira & Shakira. 

Catch them in Dubai on the 1st of October as they bring their latest collection to Boulevard One’s Festive Boutique at The Palace Downtown Dubai. 

The Blush Works:Tell us about yourselves.
Saira Shakira: We both are graduates and distinction holders from Pakistan School of Fashion Design, are the principal designers of the brand. Saira has had the privilege of working as a fashion model with the industry’s leading photographers and designers in early 2000’s while Shakira is renowned for her intricate sketches. Put together, both have over a decade worth of experience in the fashion industry.

TBW: What or Who inspires you?

SS:What? Anything and everything. Who? Coco Chanel

TBW: One celebrity you’d like to dress up!

SS:Mahira Khan

TBW: Three fashion accessories you think everyone should have.

SS: A good pair of sunglasses , a chopard, nude Louboutin

TBW: Tell us about what you’re expecting at Boulevard One’s Festive Boutique. 

SS:It brings together a variety of designers from all over the subcontinent. Not your average trunk show.

TBW: Advice for new and aspiring fashion designers. 

SS:  Work till you no longer have to introduce yourselves!

TBW: Message for readers of The Blush Works.

SS: Be true to who you are. Never follow!