- Sarah Beydoun: Wearing the PastSarah Beydoun, the creative director and founder of Sarah’s Bag, is one of the first designers in Lebanon to bring Middle Eastern pop culture into the mainstream, reviving and reinventing the region’s rich traditions of craftsmanship, embroidery, crocheting and textile making. Launched in 2001, her line of handmade handbags has become a must-have for every respected fashionista.In a talk with ArabAd, she reflects on the notion of nostalgia inherent in her product design.
- Transcending Form and FunctionEva Szumilas is a genuine designer at heart who lives with her creations as if they were alive. Her flair for design is transcended through her work that is distinctly-unique and multi-faceted just like her personality. ArabAd met with her to learn more about the process behind the passion she employs to colour the lives of the people who enjoy her artistry.