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October 2017

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Lookbook

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Lookbook November 2017 Outfit Fatema A.   Photography Sakina K.  Words Safiya A.  This months lookbook features a bright yellow rida with a subtle stripe in the fabric. The border is actually another printed fabric cleverly cut and placed to create a zig-zag block effect. The border looks like a…

October 30, 2017
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Artists

Artist in Focus: Zahra A

Words and Photographs Zahra A.  Foreword Zahra Amiruddin is an independent writer and photographer based in Bombay. She completed a journalism degree with Bachelor’s in Mass Media from the Sophia College for Women in Mumbai. She specialized in digital and film photography, creative writing, and theatre at…

October 29, 2017
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“Auburn in Autumn” – The Pink Penchant

Words Zahra K.   Digital Art Sakina K.  By qualification I am a Home-Science graduate with a specialization in Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics from Nirmala Niketan College of Home-Science, Mumbai. 6 years after I left college and 4 years after I got married, I found my niche…

October 26, 2017
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“Auburn in Autumn” – Pantone’s Top 10 Colours For Spring 2017

Words Sakina N.   Digital Art Alifiya S.  I absolutely love the arts, specifically the Italian Renaissance, have a love – hate relationship with the Arabic language and am extremely passionate about stickers, socks, animals and plants! Pantone’s top 10 colours for spring 2017 has been described as…

October 21, 2017
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“Auburn in Autumn” – Cyan’s Call

Words Arwa A.   Digital Art Alifiya S.  I like fancy prose and fancier chocolate, neuroscience and anthropology but most especially, blue; the hue of the world at its edges and in its depths, the tint of longing for the distances you never arrive in. The following…

October 13, 2017
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“Auburn in Autumn” – Colour Me Enlightened

Words Batul S.   Digital Art Alifiya S. Batul S., bless her sweet soul, is a harbinger of peculiar muscle spasms. Bubbly, bouncy and of course, beautiful, the ‘B’ words that make her and her name. The human eye – the most receptor-rich organ in our body…

October 6, 2017
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Children’s Ashara Ohbat

Photograph Mustafa K. Hear from the children themselves, how they prepared for Ashara Mubaraka 1439H! What did you do for Ashara ohbat/how did you prepare for Ashara? Juzer (8) We did zikr of Imam Husain and shohada, we did majlises, we did matam and cried…

October 6, 2017