Award-winning fashion designer known as the "Coco Chanel of the East." She has designed for labels such as The Embroidery House, Maheen, and Gulabo. She is well-known for her embroidery for the film Snow White and the Huntsman and the TV series The Jewel in the Crown.
She embarked on a career in the fashion industry as a designer in 1972.
She has been the CEO of Fashion Pakistan Week. She was awarded the Silver Shield from the Government of Pakistan for her efforts in the fashion industry in 2014.
She was born to parents Zahra and Mirza Abbas. She was the third of four sisters.