Closet Confidential: Lily Mayel-Afshar

A rummage through the wardrobe of fashion design student and Front Row Mode’s Dubai fashion contributor
Monday , 03 October 2011
What Lily’s Wearing: Missoni top, Topshop jeans, Yves Saint Laurent shoes, Rings from New York
What Lily’s Wearing: Missoni top, Topshop jeans, Yves Saint Laurent shoes, Rings from New York
Red Zara blouse: Brick red is key to the a/w colour palette, as seen on runway at Michael Kors, Thakoon and Victoria Beckham. This blouse is a total wear anywhere must!
Red Zara blouse: Brick red is key to the a/w colour palette, as seen on runway at Michael Kors, Thakoon and Victoria Beckham. This blouse is a total wear anywhere must!
Mcqueen clutch: This clutch was one of my 21st birthday presents from someone special. I will cherish it forever.
Mcqueen clutch: This clutch was one of my 21st birthday presents from someone special. I will cherish it forever.
Hermes thick bracelet: Definitely my favorite statement bracelet. It’s a perfect accessory for an LBD.
Hermes thick bracelet: Definitely my favorite statement bracelet. It’s a perfect accessory for an LBD.
Cambridge satchel: I love the colour of this cute little satchel - it energises me and is just so fun to wear!
Cambridge satchel: I love the colour of this cute little satchel - it energises me and is just so fun to wear!
Chanel sandals: I bought these from Toujours Chic, they only had one size which luckily was mine. I instantly fell in love.
Chanel sandals: I bought these from Toujours Chic, they only had one size which luckily was mine. I instantly fell in love.

Occupation: Fashion Design student and Front Row Mode’s Dubai fashion contributor
Age: 21
Style icon: Miroslava Duma - a previous Editor of Harper’s Bazaar Russia
Fave designer or fashion house: Givenchy and Helmut Lang
Favourite place to splash the cash? Selfridges, London
Best place to snap up a fashion bargain: TheOutnet.com and markets.
Fave online fashion store: my-wardrobe.com
Favourite shopping destination in the world? New York
Biggest personal fashion crime: When I dyed my hair ‘Medium brown’ and it turned out bright orange!Fave trend this season: Sheer skirts
Celebrity wardrobe you’d love to raid? Christine Centenera
One fashion rule you live by? If you don’t feel comfortable in your outfit, don’t leave the house. Confidence rules.