It might surprise you to hear that Iraqi-born Deema Al Asadi originally trained as a dentist, before becoming one of Instagram’s most followed influencers. Although Deema has only been sharing her style tips online for one year, her profile has skyrocketed in that time, bagging her all sorts of awards like Stylist’s Rising Social Media Star of the Year. With over 250k followers, she has unprecedented power to connect with her fans and fashion enthusiasts all over the world. We caught up with the style icon to talk all things Dior, Manolo and Chanel.
Describe your style in 3 words…
Feminine, classy and comfortable
Favourite 3 pieces from the shoot…
The Dior Multicolor Embroidered Fabric Medium Limited Edition Lady Dior Tote, Manolo Blahnik Turquoise Embellished Satin Hangisi Pumps Size 37, and Louis Vuitton Brown/Gold Minaudiere Bijou Evening Bag.
Favourite Instagram page to follow…
Favourite snapchatter to follow…
What is your one trademark look or accessory?
The waist bag
Who is your style icon?
Anna Dello Russo
Top 3 trends for the current season?
A waist bag, chokers, and embroidery
Biggest fashion faux pas that you wish people would stop doing?
Socks and sandals!
If you weren’t in your current job, what would you be doing?
I think I am exactly where I should be, but if I had to choose then maybe a psychologist
What’s on your TLC wishlist?
The Dior Off White Satin Embroidered Limited Edition Mini Lady Dior Tote
Shot on location at Le Royal Meridien