CHARLES & KEITH Fall Winter 2016 story continues in the Middle East. Shot in picturesque Middle East, the campaign features Alanoud Badr, also known as Lady Fozaza, Maricel Mansano, also known as The Sand Gypsy and Lulu Mohamad Ali in Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Palm Jumeirah, Dubai.
In this exclusive shoot, three different influencers come together to showcase a unique view of CHARLES & KEITH Fall Winter 2016 Collection, against the backdrop of the opulent state of United Arab Emirates.
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Alanoud Badr, founder and designer of Lady Fozaza, is an internationally acclaimed fashion designer, consultant and stylist. She has created a unique and personal platform via her blog that gave her the opportunity to voice her thoughts on fashion and style and at the same time, showcase her take on the fast growing industry.
Maricel Mansano, founder of The Sand Gypsy, is a digital marketing influencer based in UAE. She has a passion for fashion and shares her inspirations through her social media platforms and her blog. She also features her style in Cosmopolitan Magazine as their Ultimate Lifestyle Blogger.
Lulu is a Qatar-based entrepreneur and a social media micro-blogger with a background in fashion and a degree in marketing. Her passion for fashion, beauty and marketing resulted in the formation of the social media platform, Lulu Mohamad Ali. Through this platform, she shares her insights on her love for fashion, food, business, health, beauty and self development.
The collection features Fall Winter staples in cool hues, earthy neutrals and subtly lavish tones. A contemporary touch is added to classic styles, exuding an easy elegance in relaxed and refined designs from multi-strap details, textured block heel brogues, and velvet mary-janes.
Strong visual textures and warm tones feature a range extending from combat-style boots, loafers, block heel platforms and velvet high-ankle boots, while textural contrast and layering gives practicality and functionality a distinctive flair.
Rich opulent tones and embellishments such as sphere heels, jacquard-printed texture, metallic gold, suede and micro-studs are used to create a bold statement on platform sneakers, mules, t-bar sandals, and kitten heel pumps; giving form to an interpretation of awe and curiosity.