For this month’s Models Watch, we are highlighting the 5 key runway moments of Arab model, Amira Al Zuhair.

Saudi Arabian-French model Amira Al Zuhair is one of the region’s rising stars. Dedicated to standing out and gracing runways across the globe, it is clear this is only the beginning for the mid-20s’ model.

Here are 5 Shining Runway Moments of Amira Al Zuhair:

© Giambattista Valli S/S 2023

Showing beauty and strength, Amira looked audacious at Giambattista Valli’s Bold SS23 Show. Combining danger, sensitivity, and history, Valli’s show played with emotion, using his designs and models as tools to display power on the runway

© Armani Privé F/W 2022 Couture

Capturing the stylized flavour of inter-war 1920s nightclubs, Giorgio Armani Privé’s F/W 2022 Haute Couture Show explored the beauty of dark, slender and tailored silhouettes. Collaborating cabaret and couture, Amira’s dark sophistication shined on the runway in a fragile and romantic beaded jacket. 

© Dolce & Gabbana S/S 2023

The Dolce & Gabbana x Kim Kardashian’s 90s- and 2000s’ inspired SS23 show was all about nostalgia. Combining bandage dresses, ripped denim trousers, metal bustiers, and crystal-encrusted dresses – the show was dedicated to empowerment. Written down in the history books, Amira walked Kim Kardashian’s iconically curated show that displayed diversity, wearability, and inclusivity.

© MESSIKA – Haute Couture 2021

The event marks the high point of collaboration between the designer and top model, Amira strutted Messika’s First Fashion Runway By Kate Moss. Modernizing Glitz and Glamour, this unique show proved to be the place for Al Zuhair.

For Akris’s 100th Anniversary, Amira shows off her powerful walk in a notable purple dress and elegant printed dress. The Swiss fashion house celebrated a century in fashion with its time-defying SS23 Collection. The show saluted the numerous designs admired throughout their history, acknowledging the precious collaboration of creative craftsmanship and sense of colour that has lasted for over 30 years.

Born and Raised in Abu Dhabi, Palestinian creative Dujanah Jarrar reports on all things imaginative, immediate and intimate. Passionate about shifting perceptions and cultivating insight, her writings carry themes of cultural placement, identity and representation, exploring what innovative collaboration and creativity mean today.