Sarah Hermez is a Lebanese-Armenian fashion designer, born and raised in Kuwait. She pursued dual degrees in fashion design at Parsons the New School for Design and media/cultural studies at Eugene Lang the New School for Liberal Arts in New York. She moved to Beirut in 2010 and launched The Creative Space Beirut, a free school for fashion design, merging the two worlds she is passionate about and bridging the social and the creative industries. She continues to direct the program and act as mentor to the students. Sarah also teaches fashion courses at the American University of Science and Technology in Lebanon.