There’s nothing quite like the feeling of adding items to a virtual shopping cart from the comfort of your home and impatiently waiting for the doorbell to announce your long-awaited delivery has arrived. Ultimate luxury footwear and accessories destination Levelshoes.com is here to increase your endorphins and take unboxing to a new level with a fresh new selection of the region’s best-selling shoe brands. From the crème de la crème of Arab designers and international creatives, keep reading to discover which collections are just one click away from you achieving the perfect summer wardrobe.
In just over five years, Beirut-based Andrea Wazen has quickly achieved Instagram icon status with couture-inspired footwear that has adorned the feet of the world’s biggest stars, from Jennifer Lopez and Alessandra Ambrosio to former Vogue Arabia cover star Hailey Bieber. Balancing delicate femininity with bold modernity, these handmade shoes designed and produced in Lebanon are the finishing touch any woman needs to make a statement while supporting Middle Eastern talent.
The Dubai-based brand on everyone’s lips and in everyone’s closets from fashion royalty like Bella Hadid and Kylie Jenner to actual royalty such as Queen Rania of Jordan, L’Afshar is the clear titleholder of this generation’s must-have it-bags. British-born Iranian designer Lilian Afshar is the mastermind behind the label’s unmistakable box bags, which expertly blend diverse textures and exotic materials in multi-hued palettes to create one-of-a-kind accessories saturated in character.
Since 2017, up-and-coming Wandler has illustrated how less is more with geometric handbags that exude minimalist elegance in practical yet artful ways. The Dutch accessories label recently expanded into footwear, reflecting its ethos of subtle sophistication with inventive silhouettes in luxury leather that belong just as much in a museum as they do on the street.
With a 129-year legacy rooted in fine jewelry, Lebanese sisters Dima and Tania Nawbar are fourth-generation jewelers that are quickly becoming a force with which to be reckoned. Adding a contemporary edge to not only their centuries-old family business but also traditional conceptions of jewelry, the dynamic duo behind L’Atelier Nawbar creates sparkling signature pieces with the modern woman in mind.
As we inch closer to summer, Karen Wazen‘s eponymous eyewear line is our go-to source for sunglasses that playfully complement any seasonal ensemble. The Dubai-based Lebanese influencer is bringing vintage glamor back with retro frames in vibrant colorways that redefine creative self-expression and ensure the sun won’t be the only thing shining bright.
Up your wish list with the latest sartorial masterpieces from the couturier who wrote the book on chic Parisian style: Hubert de Givenchy. Under a new reign, Givenchy embraced 21st-century trends with collections that mirror the modern-day streetwear era, but with the French maison‘s undisputedly timeless touch.