Akmal Farid is a modern sewist and children's product designer in Malaysia. She values innovative Islamic products and is always on the lookout for unusual finds. Having worked in a design company, she flew off to Scotland for a one year stint and grew her own business, Dzaltastic, making contemporary hijabi dolls and children inspired handmades on Etsy. She can also be seen managing her online fabric shop, minding her two little children and instagramming!