Our Top Picks for this International Women’s Day
L'Officiel Arabia - Credit, Frank Pena
A perfect celebration for brands that supports feminism, children’s wellbeing, and equality for everyone regardless of different characteristics in different industry.
It’s always such a positive approach in a fairer society for us all to coexist. But did you know that a lot of brands out there celebrates women and own by powerful woman that voice out and inspires by creating these gorgeous brands?
Though we should do it every day, the special day to celebrate women is here once again. With this, we have compiled our top picks owned by inspiring women who voice out and inspire through their creations. Take a look at them below:
Founded by Maggie Frerejean-Taittinger and Constance Jablonski, two trailblazing women, French Bloom is all about empowerment and inclusion as it raises a toast to celebrate International Women’s Day.
Born out of the idea that celebrations should elevate social gatherings and make everyone feel included, this Women’s Day calls for a toast to all women, highlighting their contribution, success, and innovation to the world. Perfect for intimate gatherings with your gal pals or a magical soiree surrounded by women who inspired you, French Bloom is here to celebrate along with you!
SemSem’s Founder and Creative Director Abeer Al Otaiba is a mother of two, and wife of the UAE Ambassador to the United States. She grew up in Alexandria, Egypt and pursued a career in civil engineering in Dubai before relocating to Virginia. SemSem consistently evokes East and West sensibilities drawn from Al Otaiba’s multicultural upbringing. And while civil engineer and fashion may seem worlds apart, her inclination towards precise designs, unparalleled quality and functionality marry well with her lifelong love for fashion. The latest addition of Middle East retailers’ updates SemSem's line-up of prestigious stockists, both in-store and online, reflecting a testament to the brand's phenomenal growth both within and outside the region.
MANGO is joining forces with Save the Children, the leading international NGO, to promote education and sport among children and women in Bangladesh. Alexia Putellas, MANGO ambassador, one of the the world’s leading female footballer, and role model in the fight for equality, is also the ambassador of the Goals project.
Through this project, the company aims to contribute to the social and economic development of Bangladesh, a key location for clothing manufacture worldwide, by working with the support of Save the Children to promote learning opportunities in two of the local communities close to several factories MANGO works with, in the Dhaka and Savar regions.
BOMO Swim is please to share the wonderful story of Buky, the founder and face behind the brand. Buky created this brand to help women confident and celebrate their bodies while eliminating the idea of what a perfect body should be. BOMO Swim is an ode to her British and Nigerian heritage and her childhood days spent in the UK where she encountered various women and their body image experiences. Buky’s passion and dedication lie at the forefront of the brand’s ethos and the guiding principle that women with shape should not have to compromise between fit, quality and aesthetics, which can be seen throughout the collection.