Entrepreneurs Of Pakistan

Maria Butt-Pakistani Fashion Designer and Entrepreneur

Maria Butt

Maria Butt, commonly known as Maria B, is a Pakistani fashion designer and entrepreneur. She was born on December 11, 1972, in Lahore, Pakistan. Maria B completed her early education in Lahore and went on to study fashion design from the Pakistan School of Fashion Design.

Maria B started her fashion label, Maria B, in 1999, which has become one of the leading fashion brands in Pakistan. The brand offers a wide range of products including clothing, footwear, and accessories. Maria B is known for her elegant designs that reflect traditional Pakistani culture and modern fashion trends.

Apart from her fashion label, Maria B has also established several other ventures, including a beauty salon and spa, and a home textile brand called Maria B Home. She has also launched a line of children’s clothing called Maria B Kids.

Maria B is actively involved in various philanthropic activities. She has established the Maria B Foundation, which focuses on providing education and healthcare facilities to underprivileged communities in Pakistan. The foundation has established several schools in rural areas of Pakistan, providing education to children who would otherwise not have access to education.

Maria B has received several awards and recognitions for her contributions to the fashion industry in Pakistan. In 2011, she was awarded the Lux Style Award for Best Fashion Designer – Lawn. She has also been recognized internationally and has showcased her collections at various fashion events around the world, including the New York Fashion Week and the Milan Fashion Week.