'Maryam Basir'

Denim days

Written by on 18th September 2013 in Maryam Basir, watch me wear with 1 Comment
Denim days

When in doubt, denim on denim on more denim always works! I'm so happy for my friend Nadia who's having a baby next month. She's glowing!

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the best thing i ever did

the best thing i ever did

Hey, so it's been a while since we've seen each other. I missed you! I've been pretty busy with umm... having a baby. On April 21st, I had a little girl - Sadé Esmeralda Derouet. It was the most magical experience, and at the same time the most difficult and the best thing I've ever done in my entire life. A ...

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Who’s your best friend in the Business?

Who’s your best friend in the Business?

We all know you have to look out for #1 in this business, and, yes, in life, too.  Being your own best friend is good, although it can get lonely at times.  Did you know you have other BFFs?  Another support group?  Sometimes they may not be so obvious, but they're a constant presence in your career if you look. A guest ...

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My CNN interview

My CNN interview

Here I was, 9 1/2 month preggo, and CNN contacted me for an interview. It seemed as if, after the NY Observer article, this was a big issue of controversy, and even more so after this interview... Many Muslims express themselves and their talents in many areas. Bottom line, my faith is between me and God, and only God knows all ...

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Muslim Bikini Model Maryam Basir Enjoys Her Moment

Written by on 31st March 2013 in Maryam Basir, new york model life, read my mind with 6 Comments
Muslim Bikini Model Maryam Basir Enjoys Her Moment

By Zev Chafets Moving through Midtown Manhattan on a summer afternoon with Maryam Basir was an opportunity to walk a few blocks in someone else’s shoes—in this case, peep-toe oxford platforms with five-and-a-half-inch heels. As she passed down 38th Street on the way to a casting call, she carried a rolled-up yoga mat and pulled a small suitcase containing three changes of ...

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Some sun, please!

Written by on 24th January 2013 in Maryam Basir, new york model life, read my mind with 0 Comments
Some sun, please!

New York City is freezing cold today and I' m ready for some heat. Been freezing my tush off, so today I'm headed out for a much-needed vacay on the sunny beach. I can't wait. I've booked out with the agency, and I'm set to go. I'll be sending you pics and notes through Instagram and Facebook to let you ...

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Life is a Gift

Written by on 18th December 2012 in read my mind, star mentality, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Life is a Gift

At times life can be lackluster, uninspired and disheartening because all of the wishes and dreams we plan for ourselves haven’t necessarily come true. I too am a victim of this. Driven and impatient for life to be exactly as I planned when I was a little girl. Then when I sit in silence and think about all of the ...

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After the Storm…

Written by on 2nd December 2012 in Maryam Basir, new york model life, read my mind with 0 Comments
After the Storm…

The super-storm, hurricane Sandy that occurred last month was tragic for many - the worst New Jersey has experienced. As a resident of Jersey City, I got to see some of the damage first-hand. I was out of power and water for a week. Having no power wasn't horrible – I was getting used to playing I Spy and Taboo ...

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The Perfect New Years Eve Dress

The Perfect New Years Eve Dress

This New Years Eve, amp up your style with sparkles, glamour and glitz! Check out what SMG has to offer!

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the look: october 2012

Written by on 1st October 2012 in lookbook, Maryam Basir with 2 Comments
the look: october 2012

Desert Flower This is Part Three of my 3-month "Arabian Nights" themed photoshoots. I hope you enjoy! xo, maryam Shop the look below Sky Blue Top Sequin Skirt African Headwrap Chandelier Earrings Hair Extensions  

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