ABOUT KEEP IT BRIGHT
Keep It Bright is a positivity movement, a clothing and lifestyle brand,
& a way of a living, by Zara Khalique.
Loved all over the world ; Keep It Bright is all about strong, powerful messages, positive vibes & helping you to live a brighter, better life every day, through positive reminders online, and an accompanying range of books, clothing & uplifting products.
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The Keep It Bright mission is to help you, to help yourself to
make your life the best and brightest it can be;
- by teaching you to love yourself, know your value and make the most of yourself
- by reminding you to appreciate your life and everything in it
- by keeping you motivated and focused on your goals and dreams
- by inspiring you to be more and to know that there is no limit to what you can achieve
- by reminding you to be kind & compassionate to others
- by empowering you to stand up and speak out for all things important
- and by helping you to keep a positive attitude and truly live on the bright side of life.
Zara Khalique is a 27 year old Warrior Of Light; she lives to make the world a brighter, better place. She lives in Manchester, England and has been Keepin’ It Bright since 2007.
Zara runs every aspect of Keep It Bright, from designing the entire clothing and lifestyle range (which features ready-to-wear printed items featuring hand drawn designs, hand-painted limited edition items and one-off handmade and hand-embellished items), to writing the Keep It Bright Books, to mentoring and giving guidance to those who need it.
She spreads positive messages daily, Instagram is her main and most followed platform online, with superstar celeb followers like Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus & Miranda Kerr. She has lead many positive & creative workshops and is a role model & mentor to people of all ages, all over the world.
To date, Zara has released 4 books full of the Keep It Bright way of living, the latest; The Keep It Bright Book is available to purchase here. Its predecessor, the Keep It Bright Handbook is loved by thousands worldwide including Miley Cyrus, and supermodel Miranda Kerr calls it a ‘handbag essential’!
Zara was anounced the winner of the 2016 Future Leader Award at the inspire* Inaugural Ball for her philanthropic work with Keep It Bright, and was also named as one of Ten Outstanding Young People in the UK for her work and awarded by JCP in November 2016.
To read Zara's recent interview with TEEN VOGUE, click here.
In 2016, Zara was interviewed on BBC Radio 1Xtra's Generation DIY for her work with Keep It Bright.
In January 2016, Zara was announced as Native Youth’s Native Manchester.
Zara feels passionately about standing up against bullying, abuse, domestic violence and violence of all kinds, and started her campaign Someone’s Everything back in 2012 independently, printing flyers and posters and distributing them amongst the community and around the country.
She was nominated for the Dalai Lama Compassion Award 2012 and the Red Cross Humanitarian of The Year Award 2013.
In 2014, she started her Promise Me campaign which aimed to promote Self-Love & Care and stop Self Harm, over 500 people made their promise.
In 2013 Zara began Keep It Bright TV - a youtube channel that provided a platform for positive, motivation & inspiring music with interviews with the artists, which she co-hosted. Zara relaunched her channel in 2015, and now creates video content based around different aspects of positivity & self love.
In 2012, Zara was chosen to go to Ethiopia to work with street children by GMP & Retrak, read her diary from her trip here.
CONTACT // ZARAKHALIQUE@HOTMAIL.COM