Anti-paparazzi scarf protects wearer’s privacy
As celebs look for ways to cover their faces just to avoid those unwanted flashes tormenting their personal space, anti-paparazzi clothing is so much in demand. Taking it as a challenge, Dutch designer Saif Siddiqui has created Ishu – a scarf made from reflective material, which can deflect light from flash of a camera in a way that it hides everything behind it.
Saif says, he was inspired to make the scarf in 2009 when he took a picture of friends in Amsterdam but everyone in the frame were literally obscured by a bike’s reflector nearby.
After six years of ideation, Saif finally arrived at Ishu – the anti-flash scarf, which many celebrities including noticeable actors, musicians, and sports stars have already been sighted wearing.
In addition to scarves, Saif has also created pocket square, tie, phone case all of which are anti-flash too. The scarves are costly and start at close to $250 a piece.