Please introduce yourself

I’m Nur Farah Bt Shaharudin, 22 years old. My birthday is on 14th July.

Currently just finished my degree in Bachelor in Law and Commerce (BLC) and will be graduating next year.

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What is your current occupation?

Currently I’m on my internship at company based in KL for 6 months duration.

Where can we find you online?

I have my own shawl brand : @scarfbyfarah

My official Instagram account : @lilfaraaah

How did you start your career?

I’ve started modelling career since 18 years old right after my SPM, ever since that I received many freelance modelling job offers from IG shops, GoShop, Karangkaf and many more until now still active in modelling career.

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What’s the current update about yourself?

Currently I’m on my internship, I manage my modelling, fashion event, gift review ootd and other work matters only on weekends.

Describe your personal style in THREE words

Minimal, Simple & Chic that represents my style.

Less or more?

From my opinion less. Because you will obtain more in less.

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What do you wear on lazy days?

Basically on my lazy days I wear sweater, flats, clothes that I don’t have to iron, just grab whatever I feel comfortable and mostly on my lazy day days I won’t go out.

Who’s your style icon?

For my favourite style icon are Ana Abu, Hana Tajima, Dina Tokyo, Vivy Yusof.

How do you stay up to date with fashion?

I always received notifications via email from fashion brands such as Zamora, Fashionvalet, etc.

So from there I stay up to date with current fashion trends & also because I Love fashion so much so yeah.

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What do you think about denim over denim?

I don’t fancy denim, but denim over denim is such a great combination.

Because denim will only look good with denim itself!

Sneakers, flats or heels kinda girl?

All of the above. I wear heels only when I have photoshoot, events or when I’m taking ootd.

But sneakers only when I’m on my holidays.

Flats I wear it everyday but overall I’m flats kinda girl.

What’s your style philosophy?

From my own opinion, when someone wear something that is comfortable and it’s their choice of style in terms of clothing or makeup and etc then their confidence will grow automatically.

Because I’ve been on that situation before where I wear something that I’m not comfortable with. Therefore my confidence and comfortable level is down and of course I’ll be moody! So yeah, that’s my style philosophy.

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What’s a fashion trend that can never let you down?

Minimal and pastel combination colour and something that is simple designs that produce elegance kind of trend.

Do you see makeup as part of fashion?

I think yeah it’s related with fashion. It’s like a complete set between fashion and makeup.

But to me, makeup is passion. You gotta love what you do.

Which celebrities have the best style to you?

If local Malaysian celebrities I will go for Scha Alyahya, Shalma Aina, Neelofa. Because their style mostly are great combination colours, minimal, chic, elegant and simple kind of style.

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Monochrome or colour blocking?

I choose monochrome. Because colour blocking mostly are from yellow, green, orange and other bright colours.

So I don’t fancy those kind of colours, so monochrome it is!

Who is the most fashionable woman that you know?

Umm me maybe? Haha just kidding! Literally I know a lot of beautiful influencers that has a great sense of fashion, very hijabista type and all of them are fashionable to me.

What’s your favourite thing to wear?

My favourite things to wear is confidence! And also things that I’m comfortable with. These 2 are my all time favourite.

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Accessories you can’t live without?

Accessories that I always wear wherever I go is my watch that I received from Daniel Wellington.

I usually don’t wear lots of accessories like rings, necklaces, etc.

Are you afraid of wearing an all-white outfit?

I’m not that confident to wear an all white outfit. Because I have to always be extra careful in everything I do in terms of where I seat, what I eat, where I go.

Because I’m afraid that my outfit will be ruined.

What are the FIVE things that you must have in your bag?

Must have in my bag are hand sanitiser, power bank, makeup kit bag, fragrance mist and wet tissue.

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What’s the priciest thing you ever splurge on?

Last year I spend around rm400 for FV alphabet tote bag. Because I want it so much. I don’t think 100 times before buying it. I just bought it! haha.

If you have to wear ONE thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?

This is such a complicated question hahaha. But I think I’m gonna wear kindness for the rest of my life!

Kindness changes everything for the rest of your life.

Which fashion trend that will never be out of style?

Fashion trend which is minimal and simple style that has great combination colours.

Because everyone can wear it at anytime and anywhere. If wearing something that is fancy then it’ll be awkward to got to mama stall haha.

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Polka dots or stripes?

Stripes! I wear stripes blouse mostly and I don’t fancy polka dots.

What are you currently following in the fashion industry (brand, news, model career, etc)

Currently still going for photoshoot, fashion events but I only attend if on weekends. Since I’m busy working on weekdays and I can’t commit all at once.

What do you like besides fashion?

What I like to do besides fashion is that I love cooking, baking, reading and spend time with my family and friends also having my own “me time”.

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Your favourite apparel?

My favourite apparel, I like Uniqlo’s style. Because they produce good quality and minimal collection mostly that is up to date. Also their ambassador is one of my favourite icon which is Hana Tajima.

What kind of style that you’re least confident about?

Style that has too many designs, prints on it and have bad bright combination of colours. Not my style or something too big for me to wear is something that I’m least confident about.

What’s your favourite fashion brand?

I have a lot but I’ll just list down few of my most favourite fashion brand. Those are from from Uniqlo, MUJI, H&M, Fv Basics, Calaqisya, Pooplook. These brands produce great clothing quality and satisfaction to their customers. Also they produce collections that are up to date and my kind of style.

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Who’s your biggest influence when it comes to fashion?

To be honest the biggest influence when it comes to fashion is my self.

Simply because I want to push myself to be the greater version of me every single day and to be a biggest influence also to inspire.

Name THREE things you can’t live without?

3 things that I can’t live without is makeup, fashion and confidence

When did you first involve in fashion?

I first involve in fashion when I was 18 years old until now. And of course my fashion taste and trends is getting better and better!

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Nur Farah | Model & Instagram Influencer was last modified: June 8th, 2017 by Citra Naya