Sapna “One cannot blame society for not expressing themselves. It is only their fear that stops them.”

 

Meet Sapna: Creating her own inspirational path though life.

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Fashom: What do you do for a living?

Sapna: I don’t think I have figured that out yet.

Fashom: What’s your general sense of style / fashion like? Do you stick to a particular kind of dressing – either feminine or masculine or do you experiment with both? 

Sapna: My style is anything black.  I don’t think clothing has a gender and nor do i.  I dress according to how I feel in that moment.

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Fashom: How much do you think the social norms and mainstream media have constrained people from expressing themselves through their looks?

Sapna: This question has been asked many times and the answer is very cliché. But one cannot blame society for not expressing themselves.  It is only their fear that stops them.

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Fashom: How did you overcome such constraints. What can people do to overcome these constraints?

Sapna: Like I said earlier, get yourself out of your own way and you will fly.

Fashom: What person, event, or item inspires you?

Sapna: Constraints inspire me.  Patriarchy inspires me. Regression inspires me.

Fashom: How do you deal with criticism from others?

Sapna: I don’t think people who don’t know me count anyway so lets not even give their opinions a thought on this platform.

Fashom: What was the best advice you ever received about being true to yourself?

Sapna:The best advice I ever received was “None.”  I’m lucky that way.  I don’t have friends who preach to me about anything, maybe cuz they know I’m gonna do what I feel like anyway. I Give myself the time to stumble and fall and pick myself up again to stumble and fall. And Repeat.

Follow Sapna on Instagram @sapnamotibhavnani

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