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Iranian new year (Nowruz)

Charshanbe Suri is a prelude to the New Year. In Iran, it is celebrated on the eve of the last Wednesday before Nowruz. It is usually celebrated in the evening by performing rituals such as jumping over bonfires and lighting off firecrackers and fireworks.Iranians sing the poetic line "my yellow...

CFD Bootcamp
Sharifeh Negahban
By Sharifeh Negahban
on April 2, 2019

The CFD bootcamp took place on 21st February 2019, CFD welcomed about 100 students from various High schools to introduce them to the world fashion and design, also help them realize their dream if they want to be fashion designers in the future, students were accompanied by their teachers for...

Modest Fashion Week
Sadaf Pappy
By Sadaf Pappy
on April 2, 2019

Modest Fashion Week show took place on March 7 at  Emerald Palace Kempinski. It was my first experience designing a dress for such a big fashion show. Although it was a stressful and challenging experience, the stress came with excitement and fun. I have designed 3 Abayas for the show.  Models...

Dior Workshop with Karen Wazen
Aysha Nadirsha
By Aysha Nadirsha
on April 2, 2019

On March 5th 2019, the students of CFD got an amazing opportunity to be a part of the Dior opening pop up shop in Dubai mall. We could not hold our excitement as the special guest of the event was one of the most influential fashion blogger, Karen Wazen Bakhazi. As we reached the venue, we...

CFD at Modest Fashion Week
Nikhil Thawani
By Nikhil Thawani
on March 18, 2019

students showcased their designs on the runway during Modest Fashion Week Congratulations to Alaa El Gharably, Mehrsa Farzan, Latifa Al Hajri and Sadaf Pappy! #CFDSquad 

Sheikha Hend Faisal Al Qassemi
Nikhil Thawani
By Nikhil Thawani
on March 19, 2019

Sheikha Hend Faisal Al Qassemi is an Emirati businesswoman, born in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.  She Studied Architecture at the American University of Sharjah, Project Management at University of Manchester for information, science and Technology. She is also a board member of the College of...

Orientation Day
Nikhil Thawani
By Nikhil Thawani
on March 19, 2019

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Student Profile - Mehrsa Farzan
Nikhil Thawani
By Nikhil Thawani
on March 18, 2019

My name is Mehrsa Farzan Mehr and I am from Tehran, capital of Iran. spent my childhood mostly in Dubai between different nationalities and cultures. as a teenager I used to see many fashion shows and whenever I could get the chance to go to the fabric shop with my mom to try and find similar...

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