With a background in finance, Maryam attended the ESMOD institute in Berlin, where she specialized in pattern making. After that, she completed a post-graduate course at the University of the Arts in London. From a desire to design and create craftsmanship through clothing, centred around thread-work, beading and hand-woven artistry, Maryam AlSelaich established the Slouchyz label in Dubai in 2008.

From Diversity to sustainability and way beyond matter -of- Fact issues; The fashion industry has always given us dreams, something to strive for, and it has challenged us to reflect on ourselves.
True luxury is universal and it doesn’t carry a price tag but it’s the hardest to Obtain.

Maryam Alselaij Alfalasi