Published On: Thu, Dec 10th, 2015

Unique fashion trends



Maleeka Ahmed is one of a small number of designers who are not persuaded by fashion drifts or unspecified market inclinations. Last week she established a pop up store in Lahore where this quality is visible. Named Human Made by Maleeka, the display characterized existing silhouettes, exclusive prints and firm hues in cotton and wool which shaped the backbone of her submissions.

In her interview she told that “My designs are based on comfort, movement and limitless forms of fierce individuality,” whereas the display can be explained as rebel but useful with lucid hemlines, it was improved by a pared-down hue palette, permitting the inscription accumulation on the scarves to arrive to the front position.


She desires to put innovative fashion drift with her latest label Ahmed. It is stated that “To me the future is all about personal style. My effort is to offer women the freedom and the means to dress themselves in a completely modern way with simple, luxurious, and timeless pieces,” She considers that every construction should be exclusive and deals the design procedure as a voyage that consequence in every piece being separate from the other. She explained it as “All the clothes I have are unique, nothing was repeated,”

She also displayed the Baltit venture, a jewelry compilation stimulated by traditional coins discovered in Baltistan. She discloses that the unique coins have been replicated employing brass, copper, silver and gold by including customary methods for example hand knotting, and which is a mark aspect of our civilization. She added that “I’m stimulated by the human requirement to ornament and heal through jewellery. I seek to define luxury as a means of healing modern and timeless needs.”

Before coming back to Pakistan, she possessed a multi-label store in Brooklyn, New York for 10 years. Her recent designs are enthused by her tours to Europe which she commenced later than closing down her store in New York.


About the Author

Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.