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Yama Clothing is popping up in Dubai

Dubai has seen a rise of local and independent retailers delivering unique and innovative designs that challenge the offerings of well-known brands. Small pop-up stores that deliver a healthy dose of individuality and character. FNND found two people who have been busy travelling in search of fabrics in the souqs and markets of the world. So meet the creators of Yama Clothing. FNND met up with Beth and Kamal – the people behind the project to talk exotic fabrics, Sun Ra and scrunchies over a coffee. 1. So, we really love Yama, what was it that motivated you to create it? Beth: There was a lack of clothing options that we were into in Dubai. So we often set out making our own with the many great tailors over here. We really enjoyed the whole process of picking out our own fabrics and turning them into one-off pieces of clothing, rather than buying a mass-produced item. So many people were asking where they could get one that the idea grew from there. We still only …