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Introducing our nominee for the #Sewegap #Women & Leaders of #Pakistan-The Book Recognition Award for the category 'Sewegap Young Emerging Women Leaders': Varah Musavvir! With her education in #design and a heart set on supporting local #crafts, Varah has a day job as a Manager for Events and #Student Societies at an academic institution, Varah dedicates her time to promoting craft and local craftsmen through her craft shows under #TheCrafter'sGuild and #SmileSunshine philosophy for her lifestyle brand, @Firefly. She hosts craft fairs and shows as a passion project, to project a platform to unite community and give countless people a means to push themselves and pursue their dreams. Varah has dedicated the last 8 years as an entrepreneur with Firefly and 7 years kick-starting the Happiness Is Handmade movement in Pakistan under #TheCrafter’sGuild. She has served on an international company's team as an Art Educator due to her handmade work portfolio in Pakistan (@PrimaMarketing, Inc) She has also been privileged to work with numerous communities and platforms such as the @MeraHunarMeriPehchan project, #DEVCON for child advocacy, Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund, Ladiesfund, Special Children's Educational Institute, Professional Education Foundation and others. She has also previously contributed to #CommuneArtistcolony, a community space for thinkers, makers, and dreamers. Varah has been asked to mentor and speak at #EMERGE (by SOL), #TedTalk series by #BadalDo, #IULC, to name a few. To date, she has been fortunate to work with over 700 craft based brands / NGO's in Pakistan including a vast majority of urban crafters. 9 ♡ 0 ✍ March 19