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My entertainment: Cynthia Pennikian

Cynthia Pennikian, the design genius behind CeeCode handbags, talks fashion idols, er fave island getaways and her Disney film obsession

  • By Farah Andrews, Junior Writer, Scene magazine
  • Published: 15:46 July 31, 2012
  • Scene

Cynthia Pennikian
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  • Cynthia Pennikian, the design genius behind CeeCode handbags

Favourite film of all time?
Aladdin

Favourite film seen in last month?
Madagascar

Ultimate movie icon?
I like Charlize Theron, she’s such a woman!

Movie character you’d most like to play?
Aladdin’s Jasmine

Favourite movie quote?
“Don’t toy with me”, Jafar in Aladdin

Favourite movie snack?
Caramelised popcorn and strawberry Mentos

Current favourite TV show?
It’s not current, but I love Oprah

First record you ever bought?
Westlife, and yes I love their songs and you do too!

Last song downloaded?
Haven’t Met You Yet, Michael Buble

Song to be played at your funeral?
From this Moment On, Shania Twain. It will be my wedding and funeral song

Song guaranteed to get you on the dance floor?
Ai Se Eu Te Pego, Michel Teló

Favourite designer?
Marc Jacobs

Favourite fashion capital?
Milan

Favourite restaurant in the UAE?
My kitchen

What dish do you always order there?
Turkey and cheese sandwich

Last book read?
Handbag Chic: 200 Years of Designer Fashion by Desire Smith

Last thing you bought?
A Bebe skirt

Favourite holiday destination?
Capri, Italy

Favourite hotel?
I enjoy boutique hotels, so it varies

Best website?
ceecode.com

Favourite celebrity hottie?
Jenifer Lopez

Best UAE hangout?
Zuma with my girls

Personal motto?
CeeCode’s, carry yourself

Describe yourself in three words?
Passionate, determined and ready

Word or phrase you most say?
CeeCode!

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