Engie Hassan, acclaimed fashion stylist, costume designer and style commentator, with a roster of clients diverse and impressive, reflects on her prolific career.
An alum of Vogue and Numero, Engie has dressed the likes of Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Lady Gaga.
She shares here where she gets her drive from and offers valuable advice on style.
TO TAKE HOME
Kenza What did you inspired to become a stylist ?
Engie My mother, who has immigrated from Egypt was my first style icon. Growing up, I spent countless of hours with her, in stores looking for that one outfit that would allow her to thrive in a predominantly male work environment. (1:35s)
Kenza What are the essential basics to have in a wardrobe?
Engie Your closet staples should include a good blazer, a great pair of jeans, a pair of OSAY and a good necklace! (13:10s)
Engie Hassan’s wardrobe essentials :
Kenza What kind of advice would you give to a young stylist starting out in the industry?
Engie Practice! Practice! Try different styles, different jobs. Gain more experience and perspective. (5:00s)