Please introduce yourself
My name is Rayyan Sokkarie, a 20 year old blogger and fashion lover. As someone who was also raised in Lebanon in the Middle East, I am also someone passionate for advocating for social justice and peace in general.
What is your current occupation?
I am currently a full time university student, studying to become a doctor.
Where can we find you online?
Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/anotherarabgurl1/
How did you start your career?
As a fashion blogger, I began by utilizing social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram and snapchat. From there, I began meeting other women just like me with the same passions. Eventually, I sprouted into the blogger that I am now.
What’s the current update about yourself?
Currently I am working on enhancing my Instagram platform as well as getting back to making YouTube videos.
Describe your personal style in THREE words
Simple, comfortable, modest
Less or more?
What do you wear on lazy days?
Skinny jeans and a blouse.
Who’s your style icon?
How do you stay up to date with fashion?
Instagram, magazines at the salon, twitter
What do you think about denim over denim?
Personally, I can’t rock it but some people slay it so kudos to them.
Sneakers, flats or heels kinda girl?
Heels for days.
What’s your style philosophy?
Dress like you love yourself.
What’s a fashion trend that can never let you down?
Do you see makeup as part of fashion?
Absolutely, makeup is a form of art just like fashion
Which celebrities have the best style to you?
I am not big on celebrities but popular bloggers like Habiba Da Silva and Maria Alia are my favorite fashionistas
Monochrome or colour blocking?
Who is the most fashionable woman that you know?
Summer Albarcha, those layers girl. Slay.
What’s your favourite thing to wear?
Accessories you can’t live without?
Hoop earrings, rings
Are you afraid of wearing an all-white outfit?
Hell yeah because I know I am a messy person in general. It wouldn’t last.
What are the FIVE things that you must have in your bag?
Lipgloss, blotting sheets, cell phone, wallet, keys
What’s the priciest thing you ever splurge on?
Food LOL no shame.
If you have to wear ONE thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Which fashion trend that will never be out of style?
High waisted pants
Polka dots or stripes?
What are you currently following in the fashion industry (brand, news, model career, etc)
Some projects I am working on have to stay secret but what I can say is something is on the way.
What do you like besides fashion?
Social justice and advocacy, multiculturalism, animals, community
Your favourite apparel?
What kind of style that you’re least confident about?
Layering, I suffocate in the Florida heat.
What’s your favourite fashion brand?
I don’t have a favorite, I shop just like everyone else at department stores.
Who’s your biggest influence when it comes to fashion?
Dina Tokio, she taught me to stay true to myself with my work.
Name THREE things you can’t live without?
Food, food, food
When did you first involve in fashion?
Right out of highschool. I was branching out, trying different things and attempting to find myself.