From Jasmine Tookes’ wedding dress to Cardi B’s AMAs look, these are the most memorable gowns from Arab designers this year.
6 iconic dresses by Arab designers in 2021
Jasmin Tookes’ wedding gown
The Victoria’s Secret model tied the knot with Snapchat’s Juan David Borrero in September wearing a dress by Lebanese couturier Zuhair Murad.
Angelina Jolie’s rare red-carpet outing
The actress and humanitarian made a rare red-carpet appearance wearing a brown, tiered, silk gown by Lebanese-Iraqi brand Harithand.
Jhene Aiko’s Grammy’s dress
The American singer hosted the 2021 Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony wearing a two-piece, bubblegum-pink ball gown by Bahrain-based label Monsoori.
Jodie Comer at ‘The Last Duel’ premiere
The British actress stepped out at the New York premiere of “The Last Duel” wearing a black double-breasted coat dress with satin collar from Elie Saab’s fall 2021 ready-to-wear collection.
Shanina Shaik at the RSFF
The part-Saudi model brought her A-game to the red carpet on the festival’s opening night in a striking black number by Monot, complete with sheer draped material and glittering black sequins.
Cardi B at the AMAs
Among the inimitable lineup of striking looks the singer displayed during her emceeing duties at the 2021 American Music Awards was a design from Lebanese couturier Jean-Louis Sabaji.