Fashion Forward in the Middle East

Fashion is synonymous with luxury in the MENA region, but a new cohort of designers are helping to shift the balance away from Western labels to locallly grown high­-end brands, inspired by traditional aesthetics and materials.

In Rami Kadi’s latest collection, ‘Standing In the Shadow of Women’, black leather and silicone coexist with lace and florals, offset by brightly-coloured sequins.