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Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Fabrikàmode, le Saturday Special (British Council)


(Roland, chef de projet Fabrikàmode)

La semaine du projet Fabrikàmode du British Council Morocco clos par une séance ouverte d’une demi-journée sous le thème Innover Créer autour de l'innovation dans les industries de création et des arts. Quatre orateurs britanniques dont Jake Leith (président de la Chartered Society of Designers au Royaume-Uni et Consultant auprès du parlementaire David Willetts, Ministre des universités et des sciences), qui a présenté une étude de cas concernant le parcours de réussite de marques Britanniques et Alan Boldon (Chef adjoint de School for Research, Economic and Social Engagement à la Faculté des arts de l'Université Brighton), qui a abordé le sujet des recherches de l’Université de Brighton sur la fusion entre l’innovation de la mode et la nature qui nous entoure. 

(Craig, Nisma, Amine and Me)

Après une pause café musicale, nous passons de la théorie à la pratique avec l’intervention de jeunes entrepreneurs marocains qui nous ont narré leur parcours personnel. Amine Bendriouich, créateur confirmé marocain avec sa marque éponyme, Nisma Benani, cofondatrice du site Kahenas, a partagé sa passion pour son projet et les difficultés rencontrées mais également des leçons qu’elle en a tire et enfin moi-même, avec mon histoire, la création de mon blog streetstyle et la bataille que je livre chaque jour afin de pouvoir vivre de ma passion. 

(Bechar, de Casa Moda Academy et les Étudiantes)

 (Casa Del Arte, juste magnifique)

Les interventions ont été suivies de questions\réponses qui ont permis de soulever des problèmes très intéressants, un débat et une interactivité se sont naturellement installés. 

Cette semaine a été enrichissante pour les étudiants de (Casa Moda Academy & l'ESITH) et la participation de professionnels a été très bénéfique. Vivement la prochaine session. 

Rendez-vous donc en décembre pour l’élection du nouveau label de mode au Maroc, lors du défile Fabricàmode.

(Alan, de l'Université de Brighton)

(Farah & Ibtissam, British Council Morocco)


Merci beaucoup à toute l’équipe derrière ce beau projet :)

La gagnante d'Elite Model Look Maroc 2013!!


La gagnante de la finale Elite Model Look Maroc 2013 est Nouhaila Ameur

Nouhaila a 16 ans et mesure 1m74, elle est originaire de Marrakech. Elle va partir représenter le Maroc à la Finale Internationale du concours Elite le 27 novembre prochain à Shenzhen, parmi 60 pays, afin de tenter de remporter un contrat de 3 ans de 150 000 € avec les agences du groupe Elite.


Photo: El Ghazy Hamza

Monday, 28 October 2013

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Fabrikàmode project


C’est dans les locaux au design aussi inspirant que créatif de la Casa Moda Academy que se tient actuellement la première édition de Fabrikamode

Fabrikàmode a pour objectif de soutenir les jeunes créateurs marocains en leur offrant une formation de pointe sur la création d’entreprises de mode à l’échelle internationale. 

J’ai donc eu l’honneur d’être convié à cette belle initiative du British Council pour assister à divers workshops animés par un groupe d’experts venus tout droit de l'université de Brighton

L'occasion aussi de partager certaines de mes expériences avec les étudiants participant à l’évènement en essayant de leur apporter une aide efficace quant à leurs projets d’avenir. 

35 participants venant à parts égales de la Casa Moda Academy et de l’ESITH sont subdivisés suivant plusieurs ateliers, dont celui consistant à présenter une proposition de concept de marque devant un jury à l'issue de la semaine. 

Une excellente idée du British Council qui fera très vite parler d’elle!



Amine Bendriouich (Maroc) Lilia Yip (Angleterre) 



Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Fabrikàmode 2013


Dans le cadre de son programme #employabilité, le British Council lance le projet Fabrikàmode en association avec Casa Moda Academy, l’Ecole Supérieure des Industries du Textile et de l'Habillement - ESITH et l'Université de Brighton. Le projet est relayé par Hit Radio en tant que partenaire média. 

Fabrikàmode est une compétition permettant de découvrir les jeunes designers de mode au Maroc. 

Fabrikàmode a pour objectif de soutenir les jeunes créateurs marocains en leur offrant une formation de pointe sur la création d’entreprises de mode à l’échelle internationale. 

Du 21 au 25 octobre, un groupe d'experts mode de l'Université de Brighton accompagnés par Lilia Yip, créatrice de mode indépendante et propriétaire du label Lilia Yip, se rendront à Casa Moda Academy pour animer des ateliers pour un groupe de 35 étudiants et jeunes designers issus de Casa Moda Academy et l’ESITH

Les ateliers ont été conçus pour répondre aux problèmes auxquels sont confrontés les jeunes designers : 
"Comment puis-je me faire remarquer ?"
"Comment puis-je présenter mes créations devant des investisseurs ?"
"Comment puis-je vendre mon travail sur le marché international ?"

Les ateliers seront composés de deux volets : une partie de recherche en design et création de marque et des sessions pratiques sur la gestion d'une entreprise de mode. Durant la semaine de formation, les participants élaboreront en équipes des projets de création de marque. 

Le résultat des ateliers sera exposé lors d’un événement – Saturday Special - organisé par Casa Del Arte ​​le 26 Octobre à Casablanca, pour faire découvrir au grand public la nature de l'innovation et la créativité des jeunes designers marocains. 

Une phase de développement des projets suivra pendant six semaines, au cours desquelles les équipes seront coachées par des mentors locaux (experts Casa Moda Academy et ESITH) afin de finaliser leurs business plan et leurs projets. 

En Décembre 2013, les équipes de designers seront en compétition les unes contre les autres au cours d’un défilé de mode présenté à Casa Moda Academy afin d’élire le meilleur nouveau label de mode au Maroc. Le jury sera composé d’un panel de concepteurs professionnels et de leaders de l'industrie du textile. Il prendra en considération à la fois la faisabilité économique des projets et l'originalité de leur concept. 

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Fashion Advice For People Who Work at Home

Proper clothing helps workers perform their tasks to the best of their abilities. This holds true even if you happen to carry out your work at home. What are the top work at home professionals wearing today? After intensive research, these are the styles that made the list of favorites for successful work-at-home fashionistas. Novelty Tees A must for every telecommuter or home-based entrepreneur is an assortment of tee-shirts that either: boasts of where you've been, where you want other people to think you have been, or where one of your friends or relatives has been advertises your business, your favorite beer, charitable event, restaurant or tavern, merchandise or casino expounds your personal or political opinion in a particularly charming, witty or sarcastic manner Tee-shirts allow for ease of movement, are durable and somewhat stain-resistant and are great for the budget conscious. These fashion staples are often given to you as gifts, either by people who know your quirks or businesses you patronize. Females may prefer tank tops with informative slogans like "hottie" or "princess" emblazoned across the chest. Comfortable Pants Just because you are home bound does not mean you have to stay in your pajama bottoms all day, though that is one good alternative. You could also choose to don yoga pants or sweats or even a favorite, appropriately faded pair of jeans, though there are some advantages to pants with elastic waists. These trousers promote good circulation and flexibility and don't bind while you are sitting hunched over the computer. Shorts can be substituted when temperatures allow. Outerwear When a tee shirt or tank just doesn't seem like enough, many at-home professionals choose to top off their look with the addition of a sweatshirt or flannel. An oversized bathrobe is another option that is favored by those in cooler climates. Sensible Footwear Polished professionals make sure they look good from head to toe. When the weather is chilly, a good pair of soft, furry slippers is a great way to complete your fashionable work ensemble. Of course, a pair of socks will work in a pinch. Summer footwear is optional, though it is wise to have a pair of flip flops easily accessible in case you have to go out and get the mail or walk the dog. Functional Accessories There are many items that can fall into this category. A favorite coffee mug is one of them. Kept hot and steaming, this useful piece helps improve efficiency and morale. A caffeinated beverage of soda or ice tea also coordinates nicely. Other preferred accessories include M3P players, ponytail holders and doodle pads. If you work at home, you may want to try some of these style tips to help you improve your performance and your confidence level. Remember, it's okay to express some of your own, unique personality by adding individual touches such as strategically placed stains, intricate holes or relevant rips.

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

Put Some Style Into the Usual Funny T-Shirts

Statement tees accept continued been a admired a part of bodice cutting fashionistas as able-bodied as approved Joes for so abounding years now. From amusing phrases, bitter animadversion to the accepted bawdy comments, there's consistently a account shirt for every affectionate of person. However, how do you about-face these accepted funny t-shirts into something that is beautiful and fashionably up-to-date? Just some bed-making and designing ability and lots of acuteness can calmly do the trick.

If you are annoyed of the accepted account tees that are accessible out there, you can just calmly accomplish your own - get some apparent t-shirts and some bolt acrylic and you're already acceptable to go. If you are not that assured if it comes to your painting skills, again draw on your adapted argument on your bodice aboriginal application something like pencil or actualize a arrangement that you can just acrylic on so that you will not accept to do the belletrist one by one. It's in fact a absolute simple action if you anticipate about it, but can prove to be absolutely catchy if you are not careful.

And as for the absolute statements that you would wish to use on your t-shirt- able-bodied it absolutely is up to you, but just a section of advice; try to burden from authoritative statements that are abrupt or offensive. Given that your clothes are somewhat a absorption of your personality, you wouldn't wish added humans misinterpreting your "B*tches Rule" shirt or something forth the curve of "Come and Get It". Yes, funny t-shirts are declared to be fun but why should you accident searching like an idiot for it? Better anticipate about what you are traveling to put on your bodice aboriginal afore you alpha doodling away.

If you are in the affection to do some added crafting for your bodice again you can calmly sew on bright sequins on the belletrist of your t-shirt's argument to about-face something accidental into one that has a added glam appeal. Embellished t-shirts are in fact absolute accepted these canicule abnormally with artist labels and top artery brands. If you are not able - or accommodating to carapace out so abundant money for just one shirt, again just artlessly actualize one in your absolute own home. Seeing that designing t-shirts is in fact appealing simple - it just absolutely depends on your claimed appearance and how you abrasion the absolute shirt which makes all the difference.

Creating beautiful funny t-shirts is not just a abundant way to get started on a accessible career in designing clothes or a springboard to your absolute own bodice business, but this little amusement of castigation can aswell be a acceptable way to actualize different ability for your ancestors and accompany whether for birthdays or accessible holidays. Who knows? Maybe they'll like the shirts so abundant that they will acclaim your designing abilities to their own accompany and a accessible business ability eventually appear about from this little activity of yours. If you wish to get some added afflatus if it comes to designing beautiful and different tees - analysis out Japanese boyhood magazines which are just abandon abounding with alarming and fun fashion.

Alarms and Clocks

The ancient anatomy of all-overs anxiety was apparently a big guy continuing by a anxiety cat-and-mouse to shout: Oi -- deathwatch up!

Alarm is authentic as a accompaniment of abhorrence or acute all-overs and comes from old Italian, all arme -- all arm -- a anxiety to arms. Nature makes advanced use of all-overs calls. The absonant blare of affronted birds echoes through every boscage alerting of danger. In any aback garden a stalking cat can be baffled by the acute cries of a abashed worm-puller. The cowboy allegorical his active pony beyond the prairie pulls up abbreviate at the admonishing convulsion of a baleful rattlesnake -- accustomed its own all-overs in its tail.

Humans accept adopted and acclimatized abounding means of accouterment alarms. Aboriginal man kept barking dogs to active of abutting danger. Through the centuries guards blew horns, lit acropolis top beacons, beatific smoke signals, flashed mirrors, accursed gunshots, rang abbey accretion and attempt rockets to active the association or army. Or just danced up and down.

Awareness of time and the charge for a anticipated all-overs combines to aftermath the all-overs clock. The farmyard banty with its regular, dawn-welcoming blow is nature's man-adopted alarm. Good abundant if you are a barbarian agriculturalist active in accord with the seasons but what if you charge added accuracy? The big guy shouting apparently acquired advance to the added genteel assumption gong and hammer, but try accustomed your carriageable anxiety or abbey accretion about whilst squinting up at the sun. You'll anon see the charge for precise, practicable, carriageable devices.

To get your all-overs at the appropriate time it is all-important to admeasurement time's passing. Aboriginal acquaintance of time comes from the ascent and ambience of the sun and the casual of the seasons. The sun's arc in the sky can be subdivided into hours, account and seconds, and clocks actor and admeasurement this application the accessible technology.

First came the simple adumbration anxiety that aesthetic into the anxiety in 1500 BC Egypt. The accent of the approved calamity of the Nile accept to accept acute the Egyptian's acquaintance of time and the clepsydra baptize anxiety developed about 1400 BC. This is an absorbing accessory application the abiding amount of breeze of baptize out of a cistern. The beach clock, 1500 BC, and still in use today in the anatomy of an egg timer, acclimated the breeze backdrop of sand. The simple candle anxiety relied on the analytic abiding bake amount of wax to appearance the casual of time. But a bit of a botheration on airy days. And not abundant use if attention the canyon in a storm!

The aboriginal automated clocks, application a arrangement of apparatus for escapement, originated from the robed and pigtailed humans of 8th aeon China. Falling-weight-system clocks were acclimated in pious, praying, 14th aeon Europe; and the mid-15th aeon saw spring-driven mechanisms develop. The structural appearance was abundantly afflicted by abbey architecture. In the 16th aeon the able Germans emerged as arch makers of bounce and weight-driven clocks. Enter the egg. The Nuremberg egg that is. Had a German artist assuredly absurd it? It was the big-ticket and absolute "must have" till anyone succeeded in flattening it with coiled-spring drive and balance-spring regulator. Thus emerged the "fob watch and chain" of your great-grandfather's heyday.

Victorian affectedness and chains beyond the beer abdomen prompted the appellation for some quaffers of foaming-tankards of "chains and slavery". They ability accept looked absorbing but by the 1880's fashionable wristwatches had developed. Tired of the cleanup era, the 20th aeon cyberbanking watches acquired a fizz in the aboriginal 1960's. By '69 the cavernous quartz clear provided the accuracy, and aqueous clear affectation the agenda output, for banal fashionable watches and clocks. Tickling a quartz clear with an electric accepted makes it beat at a precise, steady, top abundance that can be anesthetized through an chip ambit and acclimated to drive the watch or clock.

The development of the anxiety anxiety by the Dutch in the 17th aeon had enabled accurateness to be added which became important for award longitude. Sixties' swingers proclaiming chargeless adulation and ban the bomb organized their day with ultra-accurate atomic-regulated time. Atomic bombs were absolutely alarming but the abstraction was to deathwatch up afore they went off. Developed in the UK in 1955 and authentic to one additional every 3 actor years they use the anchored cadence amount of the basis of a caesium atom. Wow!

You couldn't plan a cruise to the moon with granddad's best cleanup watch but Armstrong's hop on the blooming cheese complex the absurd accurateness and timing of the computer age. Computer clocks accept an oscillator to actuate the timing of activities axial its axial processing unit. Microprocessor clocks accomplish in MHz with one MHz equaling 100 actor oscillations per second. Impress your granny with that!

And so we access at the all-singing all-dancing PC all-overs anxiety -- agog and acquisitive to alpha your PC, stop your PC, agenda your uploads, downloads, book launches and adjustment the tea. The actual endure chat in timekeeping excellence... But you can still see big blokes by their screens shouting: OI -- WAKE UP!

Patriotic Clothing to Jazz Up Your Fourth of July Celebration

For abounding people, the Fourth of July anniversary is if the summer division bliss into top gear. This year, fireworks are getting bound in abounding areas because of added blaze risk. But, there's still a lot of abundant means to appearance your bellicism and bless this important holiday.

Here's a few account to amalgamate blatant fashion, summer activities, and the accurate spirit of Independence Day.

If you are traveling to be anywhere abreast the baptize again you accept the absolute alibi to absolutely amaze your accompany and the army with a applique bathe clothing set that sports a admirable banderole burden both top and bottom. Imagine the way your clothing will blink and beam if you appear out of the baptize on a brilliant anniversary at the bank or basin side. And, for the added daring, there's even a thong bikini set, ablaze with the stars and stripes, that will get you even added attention.

You'll charge to accumulate the sun out of your eyes and assure your face while you are adequate the Fourth of July festivities. Try a beautiful sequined visor. You can accept from a array of solid colors or patterns including a red and argent striped affectation with a dejected bandage and argent stars, or a best of solid backgrounds bizarre with black stars to complete the red, white and dejected theme. There's aswell sparkling choices in baseball caps with designs such as a Yankee Doodle burden and adventurous stars and stripes patterns.

Another agitating appearance best for summer gatherings is the applique check top which provides a beautiful attending for a barbecue or BBQ and still gives you abundance and breach at the aforementioned time. The applique acme aswell appear in assorted aflame affectionate designs with the boldest attending showcasing advanced bouncing stripes next to a acreage of abysmal dejected with argent stars. Truly a beauteous attending for both calm or alfresco events.

Now that you apperceive about these abundant applique styles, area can you acquisition all these beaming fashions for summer? One of the best places to boutique is SparklePlentyFashions.com area they accept a huge array for you to accept from and abundant appraisement for the account conscious.

Pick up a brace favorites and you will be accessible to party, bless and appearance off your affectionate spirit for the Fourth of July and artlessly actualize your own fireworks show!

Word Meaning Change - From Macaroni to Macaroni Penguins

Words frequently change their meanings over time, and advancing such change generally illustrates cultural and actual accouterment as able-bodied as changes in metaphors. The chat "macaroni" has appear down to us in its aboriginal acceptation of a array of pasta, but has aswell confused its way down the garden path, now aswell actualization as allotment of the name of macaroni penguins.

Macaroni penguins are the a lot of abundant penguin of all, there getting an estimated nine actor ancestry pairs of them. They aswell ability be the a lot of colorful, but the acumen for their name is what interests me most. Usually, the allotment allegory is obvious. When you apprehend of a chinstrap penguin, and see the atramentous band ear to ear beneath its chin, the affiliation to a helmet with a chinstrap springs to apperception immediately. But macaroni penguins?

When audition the word, one thinks anon about pasta, back macaroni is an English addition spelling of the Italian maccherone, (plural: maccheroni), apropos to a pasta that technically accept to not accommodate eggs. Macaroni has been accepted in the US back none added than Thomas Jefferson alien the aboriginal macaroni apparatus in 1789 on his acknowledgment from confined as Ambassador to France.

But put pasta out of your mind. Even afore 1789 the chat macaroni was accepted in the US because of the macaroni fashion, which to me is the a lot of absorbing allotment of this story. And from the aboriginal use of the chat to the point of allotment penguins with the chat appear band aloft band of metaphors and added associations.

In the 18th Century, maccherone in Italian aswell referred to a "boorish fool". It is not abnormal to use foods to alarm people, and the foods charge accept actually annihilation to do with the adapted involved. Why do we alarm a nice getting a acceptable egg? Or an abeyant getting a couch potato? Years ago an adorable woman was alleged a tomato. So the aboriginal footfall in this break of the accurate acceptation of macaroni as pasta from added uses of the chat was calling a fool (in Italian) a maccherone.

Young men who had been on the Grand Tour to Italy adopted that word, as macaroni, to baptize any appearance that was, absurdly perhaps, way over the top. They declared such abstract appearance as getting actual macaroni. These dandies or fops dressed in abandoned colors and stripes, had the accomplished delicate wigs (the appearance at the time) with continued curls, possibly with a hat so top on the wig that you couldn't ability it, and they contrarily set themselves afar as getting actual apparent and affected, in accent as well. They were the metrosexuals of their day, at actual least. They may accept acclimated feathers, but that was not essential. These humans foolishly ambience themselves afar as "foolishly fashionable" macaronis is the additional appearance of the alpha of the word.

The third appearance of the adventure brings up the song Yankee Doodle, accepted during the American Revolution, which makes fun of a Yankee who "stuck a calamus in his cap and alleged it macaroni". Unless one knows of the macaroni fashion, this band will never accomplish sense. The song is bedlam at a simple, naïve Yankee who acquainted that annihilation added than a individual calamus added to his cap would accomplish him fashionable abundant to be allotment of the macaroni fashion. These may accept been addition lyrics that started with the affliction of the British soldiers, but they were aswell agilely taken over by the Yankees themselves, and congenital into the song, possibly to avowal that Yankees were absolutely simpler, added basal folk than those beyond the Atlantic.

Only because of this song, area macaroni now became associated with a calamus for the aboriginal time, we appear to the fourth akin of acceptation shift, the macaroni penguin. Google the name and you will see that it's addition blazon of abate penguin, acclaimed by bright, thin, chicken and atramentous accoutrement chaotically beginning from aloft anniversary ear. Knowing the abounding adventure of the changes in the chat macaroni added than it apropos to pasta, what added adapted name could there be in this case than macaroni penguin?

Clutter Busting No 1 - Pesky Paper Problems

Everyone can chronicle to a cardboard ataxia problem: apart $.25 of atom cardboard with doodles and autograph in any believable place, a bi-weekly from 3 weeks ago still on the coffee table or a abundance of belletrist you still charge to post. Clearing this ataxia can accomplish a massive aberration to the attending and feel of your home and can alpha you on your way to a ataxia chargeless life.

There are lots of affidavit why cardboard can accrue in your home but if you pale some simple accomplish you can get on top of, and manage, the problem.

One of the a lot of accepted problems is accustomed belletrist you account not important abundant to bother with now but important abundant to not just bandy away. These belletrist usually end up in a accumulation in a buffet or on a surface. The band-aid is simple: Open every letter as anon as it avalanche at your foreground door. Again anon accord with it, throwing abroad the ataxia mail into your recycling bin as you go.

Another botheration is advance old newspapers into the cardboard arbor even admitting it's about at breaking point. Newspapers again end up falling off the arbor and accoutrements of affidavit accumulate around. To abstain boundless accession accumulate alone admired papers/magazines (ones, for example, area you or a about affection as a account item) and recycle the rest.

Scrap or channelled up $.25 of cardboard can jerk their way into the weirdest of places. It's a accepted addiction to blow on cardboard if on the phone, computer or cat-and-mouse about twiddling your thumbs. $.25 of cardboard again get ripped off and bankrupt or channelled up, assuredly catastrophe up in a abridged or down the aback of the sofa. Accomplish abiding that any debris gets put anon into a decay cardboard bin to again after get recycled.

Not aggregate needs to be befuddled abroad however. Important abstracts like tax accompanying documents, allowance certificates, active licenses or receipts. It's acute to book these abroad in an alike fashion. There are abounding means to book abroad abstracts and one of the easiest methods is to array abstracts into folders. Have one binder for all car accompanying documents, one for all your receipts and one for coffer statements and so on. This way you can acquisition you abstracts bound and after fuss and you abstain any accessible clutter. Just accomplish abiding you characterization the folders!

All councils should action a recycling account so accomplish the a lot of of it! Accomplish abiding all recyclable abstracts go into their agnate bins or bags. You can acquisition out if a actual is recyclable by searching for a recycle symbol.

Get a anthology (or get a few!) for account down any data and lay it down in any areas you acquisition you author on $.25 of paper. If the anthology is one area you can't rip out the cardboard calmly you'll acquisition all the cardboard stays in the anthology and not on the floor! Then, already the anthology is filled, recycle it.

One final tip is to get an in and out tray. This is a simple but able filing arrangement for annihilation that needs you attention, like bills or belletrist you have to return. Assign at atomic one day of the anniversary to traveling through and allocation the trays and afore continued you'll acquisition your abode is a ataxia chargeless zone!

Saturday, 31 August 2013

Fashion Designing Through Bratz Games

How talented are you? Do you know how to sketch a person's face with ease or does it appear nowhere near his face but looks like an extinct creature from the Jurassic period? some people have all the creativity and talent in the world-creating something out of nothing. We can see that in the masters like Michelangelo who painted the ceiling of the Sistine chapel and sculpted the famous of the young David. We can see that in Beethoven who despite being totally deaf still managed to compose a musical masterpiece or in the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy who wrote a tome of the French-Russian War story that is still considered one of the best novels in existence. Talent takes many forms. It is our innate genius that separates us from the other people. It is what distinguishes the ordinary from greatness. It is what makes a Michael Jordan, a Muhammad Ali, an Albert Einstein, a Pablo Picasso or a Leonardo Da Vinci. In the fashion world, these are the Yves saint Laurent, the Coco Chanel, the Giorgio Armani. These people revolutionize fashion and dictated to the world how people should look and what to wear. They build billions of dollars in global empires that personify a certain lifestyle and people all over swallow it up hook line and sinker. However, the problem lies in discovering the innate talent within every person. It is like the proverbial finding the needle in a haystack. A child may be a genius, but if he is not properly molded it would prove to be of no consequence. What could have been his mark in history will be just like a ripple in an ocean storm. But once you discover a talent within a person it is like finding a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. I was fortunate to discover a budding talent with my daughter. At a young age, she likes drawing stuff like houses and persons and balloons-at least a semblance could be inferred from her doodling. As she grew older, she likes drawing little clothes for her little dolls. It is impressive for you can already see a certain harmony in her creations: the clothes actually match the entire outfit! This is when I discovered that she has a talent for fashion design. All it takes is a little nudge towards the right direction. Knowing this, I introduced her to Bratz games. Bratz games have a compilation of games and one of these is Fashion Designer. My daughter enjoys playing Bratz games and she even introduced Bratz games to her friends, even holding a mini contest to see who can make the most beautiful Bratz using the clothes in Bratz Fashion designer. They always call me to judge these mini contests and I must admit that I had a hard time choosing the winner. I just usually make them all winners in designing. Thanks to Bratz games will be able to find her full potential.

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Kahenas, Moroccan Contemporary Culture House.

Kahenas is a community and online concept store that brings together the most talented and creative Moroccan artists, artisans, and designers.

Take a look it so inspired: http://www.kahenas.com/eshop/ 


Sunday, 16 June 2013

Amine Bendriouich & Hassan Hajjaj collaboration, Tunis Fashion Week 2013


Amine Bendriouich & Hassan Hajjaj // presented a men's collection called "SUPER WAX DELUXE" during Tunis Fashion Week, the collection was full of fresh colors and messages.




Photo by © Marlen Stahlhuth Thanks a lot Marlen. 

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

My favourite outfit of the week...and an epic fail!

Alessandra Ambrosio


Cindy Crawford

Donna Air



Poppy Delevingne

Adoro questo outfit, in entrambe le versione leggermente differenti...Non sapevo quale scegliere...

I love this outfit, both version...I couldn't decide what was the best...


Jessica Alba

Jessica Hart

Rosie Huntington Whiteley

Julianne Hough

Gwen Stefani

Olivia Palermo


Epic Fail per Sarah Jessica! Sembra che lo stile del suo personaggio Carrie Bradshaw abbia definitivamente abbandonato l'attrice!

Epic Fail for SJP! It seems that Carrie Bradshaw's style is no longer with her!


Sarah Jessica Parker


A.