Please introduce yourself
hai i’m dilla karim the founder of ZAWARA
What is your current occupation?
i am the founder of ZAWARA
Where can we find you online?
zawara.com, instagram : Dilla karim, FB Dilla Karim
How did you start your career?
I was passionate about business from the start. never planned to do anything else i started my business journey in 2009
What’s the current update about yourself?
Contented Mommy to a cheeky 3 year old!
Describe your personal style in THREE words
Unique, beautiful & free
Less or more?
What do you wear on lazy days?
T-shirt, jeans with bomber jacket on top
Who’s your style icon?
Wendy from wendy’s look book
How do you stay up to date with fashion?
I love to follow fashion bloggers
Sneakers, flats or heels kinda girl?
heels all the way! i am vertically challenged 😉
What’s your style philosophy?
it have to be unique, and distinctive
What’s a fashion trend that can never let you down?
A fitted Suit
Do you see makeup as part of fashion?
YES with capitals. Make up arent supposed to change who you are, but rather to be the best version of your self! Love yourself first, before others!
Which celebrities have the best style to you?
Malaysian artis would be Fazura, effortless!
Monochrome or colour blocking?
What’s your favourite thing to wear?
Statement blouse with distinctive volume
Accessories you can’t live without?
a plain black shawl. to tone down my eccentric outfits
Are you afraid of wearing an all-white outfit?
not at all, it elevates sophistication
What are the FIVE things that you must have in your bag?
ZAWARA Matte liquid lipstick,
What’s the priciest thing you ever splurge on?
If you have to wear ONE thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?
My Fav jeans
Which fashion trend that will never be out of style?
A perfect pair of jeans
Polka dots or stripes?
What are you currently following in the fashion industry (brand, news, model career, etc)
Local brands Fiziwoo & Mimpi Kita
What do you like besides fashion?
Inspiring others through my talks and training, it gives me a euphoric feeling
Your favourite apparel?
What kind of style that you’re least confident about?
What’s your favourite fashion brand?
Top Shop, Zara.
Who’s your biggest influence when it comes to fashion?
Wendy from wendy’s look book. She’s feminine yet eccentric at the same time.
Name THREE things you can’t live without?
My make up pouch, hand phone & my car
When did you first involve in fashion?