Hafiia Mira

Hafiia Mira

When she was eight, Hafiia Mira didn’t know what some mornings would bring as her family sought safety underground as bombs fell around them in Kosovo. Now more than 15 years later, the 24-year-old model and aspiring fashion designer is revelling in newfound fame that has landed her centre stage in Kanye West’s orbit. Mira just returned to her adopted home of Halifax from New York Fashion Week, where the former bartender modelled the wares of the musician and clothing designer.

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