It Runs In The Family: Sadaf Shan and Nazish Farid

Published: January 22, 2018

Sadaf Shan and Nazish Farid not only share a compassionate sisterhood but also a great bond of friendship. They travel and design for their clothing brand together. As sisters they are inseparable

What’s your first memory of each other?

Nazish: Using my sister’s perfumes, jewellery and make-up (This is news for her too lol).

Sadaf: Too many! All the fun times we’ve had growing up with our family.

What is the craziest thing you have done together?

Nazish: We had our cousins over and only my sister knew how to drive the car so we snuck out at 5am to have halwa puri.

Sadaf: We had a cousins sleepover once and we shaved our cousin’s moustache.

What did u get punished most as a child?

Nazish: I was an animal lover so right after coming back from school I would go out every day to play with my dogs without changing my uniform which did not sit well with my mother (haha).

Sadaf: For messing up my mother’s make-up and dressing table.

If you could wear one piece of clothing for the rest of your life, from the others closet,what would it be?

Nazish: Her beautiful collection of shawls.

Sadaf: Her size zero jeans.

If you could swap places with each other ,what’s the first thing you would do?

Nazish: Be energetic like her.

Sadaf: Keep a pet dog.

What is the one thing you love about your sibling?

Nazish: She is the most loving sister and daughter and over protective about the people she loves.

Sadaf: The most genuine and caring person.

If you are fighting with each other how do you make up?

Nazish: I usually keep quiet.

Sadaf: By calling her the next minute.

What is the one secret talent your sibling has, that your wish you did too?

Nazish: I wish I could multitask like her.

Sadaf: Being an artist as wonderful as her.

Describe your sibling in three words?

Nazish: Loyal, sensitive and very kind.

Sadaf: Super independent, generous, honest.

Which fictional character is your sibling most like?

Nazish: Smurfette (because she has the same soft-hearted considerate soul).

Sadaf: She’s my Elsa (independent yet responsible and family oriented).

How are your personalities similar?

Nazish: Helpful and hands down there for friends and family. Our motto is live and let live and we do not take anyone’s nonsense.

Sadaf: Respect for elders, loving mother and being magnanimous!

I can’t live without my sister because…

Nazish: She’s my rock, my pillar, my second mother – I would be lost without her.

Sadaf: She’s my support, my bestest friend. There is not a single day spent without talking to each other.

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