“I become a designer because fashion is my passion.”
Making modern clothing that is also modest is no easy task. Vivi Zubedi manages to do this with flying colors, literally. Creating a modern look for the everyday abaya, she is giving more life and color to women who seek it. Here’s what Vivi had to say about her visionary style when we interviewed her-
When did you start designing clothes?
I started designing clothes since 2011.
Did anyone in your life inspire you to choose this career path?
No. I become a designer because fashion is my passion.
Is it difficult trying to keep up with the latest fashion and styles while still keeping the abaya style?
No. Instead trend become a challenge to make me become more creative and innovative in designing abaya.
When did you start creating your second brand, Zubedi?
I started creating my second brand in 2015.
Can you explain your “Basic Typo” collection? Where did you get this idea?
This collection is about self understanding as an individual who has balanced thinking about the journey of life now and later, “from whom she lived, to whom she returned”.
Would you ever expand your brand to make men’s clothing?
Possibly yes, but not anytime soon.
Where do you see your fashion expanding to in the future?
To sell my brand collection in the global market, and become an international fashion designer.