U.S. Fashion Designer Noor Bchara will walk participants through an upcycling workshop. Participants will bring in a preloved or worn out pair of jeans and learn how to customize them to give them a second life. Noor will demonstrate how to apply fabric pockets, fringe at the hem, weaving, hand stitching, deconstruction, adding patches, and decorating with gems.

Event Details

Location: Fire Station, Studio 101
Time: 2:00 PM

#QATARUSA2021

A previously featured Jedariart muralist, Fatima Al-Sharshani, is an accomplished calligraphy artist whose work celebrates the Arabic language. Watch as we have the chance to follow her around her studio and take a look at her techniques when writing.

#YearsofCulture #Qatar #USA #Calligraphy #QatarArtists

A previously featured Jedariart muralist, Fatima Al-Sharshani, is an accomplished calligraphy artist whose work celebrates the Arabic language. Watch as we have the chance to follow her around her studio and take a look at her techniques when writing.

#YearsofCulture #Qatar #USA #Calligraphy #QatarArtists
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Years of Culture had the opportunity to follow fashion designer, Noor Bchara, during her visit to Qatar in November. With her primary focus on sustainable fashion, Noor led various workshops and lectures with students at VCU who were interested in upcycling fashion. 

#YearofCulture #Upcycling #Fashion #SeeMyCulture #United Cultures

Years of Culture had the opportunity to follow fashion designer, Noor Bchara, during her visit to Qatar in November. With her primary focus on sustainable fashion, Noor led various workshops and lectures with students at VCU who were interested in upcycling fashion.

#YearofCulture #Upcycling #Fashion #SeeMyCulture #United Cultures
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The Heya Arabian Fashion Show  provides a collaborative environment where up-and-coming local and international designers, female entrepreneurs, and fashion enthusiasts can come together to showcase, inspire and motivate everyone in the industry and beyond.

Noor Bchara, a New York-based designer who is focused on upcycling and sustainable fashion, was invited to visit Doha in October of this year to share her design philosophy and techniques with students at VCU. 

Her brand,  NOORISM, is a Brooklyn based women’s wear brand that produces clothing and accessories using repurposed jeans, all made in New York. She is a former Venture Fellow at the Brooklyn Fashion Design Accelerator, a @prattinstitute initiative as well as an adjunct professor at @fitnyc .

She is a frequent guest lecturer at fashion industry events as well as at major art and fashion colleges around the world. Her mission is to inspire and educate people on upcycling and repurposed design and how to do it on a bigger scale. She even began the @upcycledesignschool where she offers on-demand video classes specializing in the scalability of upcycling and repurposing.

@noorismnyc
@upcycledesignschool

#QatarUSA2021 #QatarDesign #QatarFashion #Sustainability #Upcycle #FashionandDesign #sustainablefashionbrand

The Heya Arabian Fashion Show provides a collaborative environment where up-and-coming local and international designers, female entrepreneurs, and fashion enthusiasts can come together to showcase, inspire and motivate everyone in the industry and beyond.

Noor Bchara, a New York-based designer who is focused on upcycling and sustainable fashion, was invited to visit Doha in October of this year to share her design philosophy and techniques with students at VCU.

Her brand, NOORISM, is a Brooklyn based women’s wear brand that produces clothing and accessories using repurposed jeans, all made in New York. She is a former Venture Fellow at the Brooklyn Fashion Design Accelerator, a @prattinstitute initiative as well as an adjunct professor at @fitnyc .

She is a frequent guest lecturer at fashion industry events as well as at major art and fashion colleges around the world. Her mission is to inspire and educate people on upcycling and repurposed design and how to do it on a bigger scale. She even began the @upcycledesignschool where she offers on-demand video classes specializing in the scalability of upcycling and repurposing.

@noorismnyc
@upcycledesignschool

#QatarUSA2021 #QatarDesign #QatarFashion #Sustainability #Upcycle #FashionandDesign #sustainablefashionbrand
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The Exhibition display “Tradition, Heritage and Lifestyle” celebrates Qatar-USA Year of Culture 2021 at @fbqmuseum Lab.

Iconic items selected from Qatar and the USA witness the blend of cultures through fashion, accessories, and leisure equipment. Besides dresses and ornaments from FBQ Collections and Istituto di Moda Burgo in Qatar, musical instruments represent a common thread in heritage and lifestyle.
 
December 3 and 4, 2021
Location: FBQ Museum, Al-Shahaniya
Open to the public - Free entry 
Age group: 16 years and above
Pre-registration required!

@fbqmuseum 
@aries.qatar
@Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar 
 
#fbqmuseum #ARIESqatar  #QatarUSA #YOC2021 #dohaqatar #visual display #techniques #artculture #dohaqatar #qatarmuseums #Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar #usaembassy

The Exhibition display “Tradition, Heritage and Lifestyle” celebrates Qatar-USA Year of Culture 2021 at @fbqmuseum Lab.

Iconic items selected from Qatar and the USA witness the blend of cultures through fashion, accessories, and leisure equipment. Besides dresses and ornaments from FBQ Collections and Istituto di Moda Burgo in Qatar, musical instruments represent a common thread in heritage and lifestyle.

December 3 and 4, 2021
Location: FBQ Museum, Al-Shahaniya
Open to the public - Free entry
Age group: 16 years and above
Pre-registration required!

@fbqmuseum
@aries.qatar
@Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar

#fbqmuseum #ARIESqatar #QatarUSA #YOC2021 #dohaqatar #visual display #techniques #artculture #dohaqatar #qatarmuseums #Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar #usaembassy
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Are you interested in cultures blending? Join us on December 3rd at FBQ Museum to cherish the Year of Culture Qatar-USA 2021 with the workshop “DDD - Dye Dive Design”.
You will experiment with Tie-Dye, the American most popular fashion technique from the 1960s, and learn pearl decorating as in Qatar’s heyday of pearl trading.
 
December 3, 2021
Location: FBQ Museum, Al-Shahaniya
Open to the public - Free entry 
Age group: 16 years and above
Pre-registration required!

@fbqmuseum 
@aries.qatar
@Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar 
 
#fbqmuseum #ARIESqatar #QatarUSA #YOC2021 #dohaqatar #workshop #techniques #artculture #dohaqatar #qatarmuseums #Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar #usaembassy

Are you interested in cultures blending? Join us on December 3rd at FBQ Museum to cherish the Year of Culture Qatar-USA 2021 with the workshop “DDD - Dye Dive Design”.
You will experiment with Tie-Dye, the American most popular fashion technique from the 1960s, and learn pearl decorating as in Qatar’s heyday of pearl trading.

December 3, 2021
Location: FBQ Museum, Al-Shahaniya
Open to the public - Free entry
Age group: 16 years and above
Pre-registration required!

@fbqmuseum
@aries.qatar
@Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar

#fbqmuseum #ARIESqatar #QatarUSA #YOC2021 #dohaqatar #workshop #techniques #artculture #dohaqatar #qatarmuseums #Istitutodimodaburgo_qatar #usaembassy
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Part exhibition, part festival, FUTURES presents nearly 32,000 square feet of new immersive site-specific art installations, interactives, working experiments, inventions, speculative designs, and “artifacts of the future,” as well as historic objects and discoveries from 23 of the Smithsonian’s museums, major initiatives, and research centers. Of the nearly 150 objects on view, several are making their public debut: an artificial intelligence (AI)-driven rover from Alphabet’s X that could transform agriculture; a Planetary Society space sail for deep space travel; a Loon internet balloon; the first full-scale Buckminster Fuller geodesic dome built in North America; the world’s first controlled thermonuclear fusion device; and more.

#QatarUSA2021 #TheFutures #Smithsonian 

@SmithsonianAIB

Part exhibition, part festival, FUTURES presents nearly 32,000 square feet of new immersive site-specific art installations, interactives, working experiments, inventions, speculative designs, and “artifacts of the future,” as well as historic objects and discoveries from 23 of the Smithsonian’s museums, major initiatives, and research centers. Of the nearly 150 objects on view, several are making their public debut: an artificial intelligence (AI)-driven rover from Alphabet’s X that could transform agriculture; a Planetary Society space sail for deep space travel; a Loon internet balloon; the first full-scale Buckminster Fuller geodesic dome built in North America; the world’s first controlled thermonuclear fusion device; and more.

#QatarUSA2021 #TheFutures #Smithsonian

@SmithsonianAIB
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