Why Sheikha Mozah Is Our New Style Icon
We’re obsessed, like seriously obsessed. Not a day goes by where we aren’t trawling through Her Highness Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned’s Instagram account for sartorial inspiration. So trend-setting is her taste that we decided to celebrate her best looks…
It’s hard not to be mesmerised by Her Highness Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned’s natural beauty and elegance. The stunning royal is definitely one of the most admired woman in the world, not just for her fabulous wardrobe but also for her humanitarian endeavours as a global ambassador for children’s education. The hardworking mother of seven (yes, seven!) has also campaigned tirelessly for an end to domestic violence and is an inspiration of women empowerment in the region.
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Sheikha Mozah, who she the second of the three wives of Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, former Emir of the State of Qatar, has been constantly named as one of Forbes‘ 100 Most Powerful Women. With her hair swept in trademark turban, known as a hijab, she has garnered a reputation for her remarkable designer outfits.
Her fierce fashion choices range extensively from local designers like Wadha Al Hijri to international brands including Chanel, Hermès, Ralph and Russo, Stephane Rolland, Jean Paul Gaultier and Valentino. The stylish sheikha has definitely caught the fashion world’s approval and was once referred to as a modern day Jackie Onassis by British designer Julien Macdonald. We couldn’t agree more.
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In honour of our new style obsession, here are Sheikha Mozah’s best fashion moments:
Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned is pictured during an official representation at Zarzuela Palace in Madrid. She looked stunning in a Chanel Haute Couture ensemble.
Sheikha Mozah shines in grey couture dress created by Stephane Rolland for the opening of the Quranic Garden Exhibition with Prince Charles in London.
Sheikha Mozah visits Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. Her Jean Paul Gaultier ensemble stood out at the UNESCO heritage site.
Sheikha Mozah attends the Qatar Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe with a sleek haute couture dress from Valentino.
Sheikha Mozah shines in a Ralph and Russo gown.
Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser bids farewell to King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of Spain at El Pardo Palace in another Ralph and Russo piece.
Sheikha Mozah wears Hermès crocodile vest in this stylish outfit.
Sheikha Mozah stuns in a beaded pink Chanel gown at a state visit in Spain. She also paired it with a Chanel clutch.
Sheikha Mozah attends the Day Parade In Paris, France in a Jean Paul Gaultier green ensemble.
Sheikha Mozah wears a dress designed by Georgian designer Samoseli Pirveli on a trip to Croatia.
Sheikha Mozah during an official visit to Clarence House in central London. She wears a Chanel couture and accessories from Bucellati that included her earrings and bracelet.
Sheikha Mozah attends the Inauguration Ceremony of King Willem-Alexander of Netherlands. She wore a blue Valentino couture dress and David Webb necklace.
Sheikha Mozah’s white outfit was designed by Qatari designer Wadha Al Hajri.
Follow her on instagram @mozabintnasser
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