Highlights and International Collaborations:
Lamya Abedin is considered the first Emirati fashion
designer to stock in an international department store,
"Galeries Lafayette". And the first to collaborate with a
premium automotive brand such as "Rolls Royce" to
produce a limited edition couture collection respective to
the limited edition latest model named 1001 Nights.
Another unique collaboration was with "Cadillac" which
saw Lamya decorate the exterior of their most recent model
in artistic designs inspired from her "Masterpiece"
collection. The car was displayed during the launch of the
Masterpiece Collection in the Ritz-Carlton, Dubai.
More collaborations include Akillis, the audacious French
brand of exquisite, fine diamond Jewellery, who had
special pieces of their creations flown in from Paris to
showcase alongside The Masterpiece Collection of Queen
Lamya was also selected to design a collection of Abayas
to coincide with the launch of WE LOVE NY fragrances
from Honore des Pres. The first organic collection of
fragrances in the world was designed to reflect all the
Fashion, Buzz and aroma of the New York lifestyle, and
Honores Des Pres chose Lamya's Queen of Spades to
showcase the fragrance in the light of tradition and native
nature in the presence of, Christian David, the founder of
Honore des Pres at Galleries Lafayette.
Another of Lamya's unique collaborations was with Burj Al
Arab on her one of a kind Abaya dedicated to the UAE's
40th National Day. The Burj Al Arab's Helipad was the
location on which Lamya chose to proudly display her
patriotic creation, comprised of forty UAE flags spread on
Queen of Spades, was chosen to design 12 exclusive pieces
for the finalists of Elite Model Look UAE & Qatar, making
it the first of its kind for Abayas to be portrayed in a
prestigious international contest. Lamya was also selected
to be a judge for the event, selecting the winner of the title
of Elite Middle East, beside the President of Elite
International Ms. Victoria Dasiliva who flew in from Paris
especially for this event.
The creative collaborations have included global fashion
brands such as Guerlain, Armani and Jacque Dessange to
instill the models that showcase her Abayas with the
appropriate looks. Lamya has created over fifteen
collections since she began designing!
A Famous most recent Celebrity Owner of one of Queen of Spades pieces is the famous elegant Tory Burch.
Brazillian super model, Raica Oliveira, known to model for Chanel, Dior, Victoria Secret, Yves Saint Laurent to name a few, is a glamorous owner of Queen of Spades.
Famous prominent chic Egyptian actress Nabila Ebeid is another prestigious owner of Queen of Spades.
Celebrity top chef Manal Al Alam tastefully owns a Queen of Spades' vintage customized chef outfit.
Victoria Dasiliva, President of Elite Model Look of Paris is another prestigious owner of Queen of Spades.
Stockist: 8 different outlets. Galeries Lafayette (Dubai, UAE), USH Boutique (Dubai, UAE), Valleydez Boutique (Sunset Mall, Dubai, UAE), Valleydez Boutique (Wafi Mall, Dubai, UAE), Valleydez Boutique (Galleria Mall, Dubai, UAE), Harvey Nichols (Riyadh, KSA), Texture (Doha, Qatar), and Sinarada (Johannesburg, South Africa)