Daily Digest

In Beirut, Where Fashion Lives Dangerously

Lebanese designer Krikor Jabotian | Source: nytimes.com

“Beirut traditionally has been described as the Middle East’s most fashionable city — but in recent decades the country has been better known for conflict than couture, especially today with the civil war in Syria. So what is the point of fashion in Beirut now? And what impact does conflict and always “expecting the unexpected” have on designers and their clientele?”