Alas, I realised that those teeny-weeny things were actually called bikinis and were hot fashion items.
I immediately discarded my Victorian bloomers (which I thought were quite aristocratic), and got into my first bikini.” It was at Queen Mary, where Zohra, one of seven siblings including the legendary theatre artiste Uzra Butt, had her first encounter with the world of art and culture.
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Beyond supporting the artistic community, passage has also collaborated with Institut Français de la Mode for two years, helping emerging fashion stylists.