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Sports, Travel, and Style from Qatari Influencers

Ready to freshen up your social media feeds with influencers that will keep you informed, entertained, and looking forward to their latest content? Then you’re in luck because we’re about to introduce you to eight influencers from Qatar that'll breathe life into your social media feeds. 

M. Gazal Shaikh

Qatari influencer M. Gazal Shaikh striking a power pose in a black jumpsuit and brown duster

If the latest in fashion is always on your radar, you'll love fashion designer M. Gazal Shaikh and her super popular blog, IAMGAZAL. Focused on innovating and inspiring others, she shares her thoughts and views on fashion, beauty, travel, events, and anything else she feels passionate about. She also hopes to encourage women across the globe to feel confident in their personal style and feel good about themselves. You can also follow her on Instagram @iamgazal.

Rachel Ann Morris

Foodie and influencer Rachel Ann Morris enjoying a coffee at an outdoor cafe

If you're planning a trip to Qatar, bookmark Rachel Ann Morris' must read food and travel blog, Life on the Wedge. It covers serious eats and travel in Doha and beyond, with articles such as "The Best Doha Restaurant Dishes of 2019" and "Your March Doha Dining Hit List – Where to Eat and Drink this Month" and breathtaking photos of food and locations you'll want to visit. You can also follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram for updates on new articles and content. 


Photo of seagulls flying over water in Turkey from Qatar influencer Khansa's Instagram account
Based in Doha, Khansa is a blogger who loves to share all things related to Halal food and travel on her blog, Creativity with Kay. By sharing her experiences, she hopes to motivate her followers (and herself) to travel the world and explore all it has to offer. Her YouTube channel highlights her favorite travels and locations, and you can also follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram for daily updates and gorgeous images of everything from the Ortakoy Mosque in Turkey to the Aurora Resort & Spa in Berovo, North Macedonia. 

Husnaa Malik

Fashion influencer Husnaa walking outside in a 3-piece modest fashion look

Based between London & Qatar, Husnaa is Qatar's first luxury fashion YouTube blogger, and someone you need to know if you enjoy lifestyle, fashion, travel, and gastronomy in your social media feeds. Beginning her career in London as a chef and her hobby as a fashion connoisseur, she's regarded as one of the key opinion leaders in Qatar. She presents her expert views on luxury goods and services and all kinds of fashion, from streetwear to high-couture. Subscribe to her Eat Sleep Be Fancy blog and YouTube channel, and follow her on Instagram for a look into her daily life. 


Qatar influencer Kaoutar smiling and enjoying the outdoors in a floral skirt and white top

Kaoutar is a Moraccan wife and cat mom living in Doha, Qatar and sharing her love for life, travel, and style on her Instagram account, simplykaoutar. Give her a follow for style and wellness tips, vegan recipes, clips of her life in Doha, and videos of her adorable cats, Tito and Nacho. 

Maverick Viñales

Qatari motocross racer and influencer Maverick Viñales giving a thumbs up while holding a Monster drink

Born in Figueres, Spain and based in Doha, Maverick Viñales is an accomplished motocross racer, winning the Moto3 World Championship in 2013. Learn more about his career, sponsors, and upcoming events (and shop his online store!) on his mvk12 website. He's also active on social media, with Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts you can follow. 

Shehar Bano Rizvi

Qatari influencer and stay at home mom Shehar Bano Rizvi having fun with her three kids

Whether you are interested in travel, new recipes, DIY, party planning, learning about Qatar, or photography, Shehar Bano Rizvi is a woman you'll be happy to know. A certified project management professional and Pakistani expat living in Qatar for over 13 years, she gave up her fast-paced career to be a stay-at-home mom and share her knowledge on her website and Instagram account under her Diary of a PMP Mom social media platform. Visit her website for DIY project ideas, cake decorating tips, photography tutorials, and much more, including valuable insight on moving to and living in Qatar. 

Pooja Adam

Fashion influencer Pooja Adam in a multi-print outfit looking over a rack of clothing

Pooja Adam is self-described bougie fashion & style seeker and the woman behind LesRebelleStyle, a fashion styling hub she created to inspire readers to feel creative in the way they dress and think about their individual style. You can get her daily looks and updates on Facebook and Instagram, check out vlogs on her shopping hauls and styling tips on YouTube, or dive deeper into international fashion on her blog

Who are your favorite influencers from Qatar? 

If we missed any of your favorites, we would love to hear from you! Let us know on Facebook or Instagram who should be added to the list.


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