About the project

AHLEM was launched in 2014 by Parisian born, Los Angeles based designer, Ahlem Manai-Platt. She has more than a decade of experience in the fashion industry. The frames are entirely handcrafted in France with uncompromising attention to detail. AHLEM has quickly gained recognition due to the brand‘s quality of design and craftmanship. 
This beautifully made publication presents the founder, brand, their inspiration, some of the best products, and etc.


Hardcover book with cloth casecover and tipped-in image.


Dark blue colored cloth chosen for the casecover and 170 gsm premium uncoated Munken Pure Rough paper used for inside pages. Cardboard chosen for casecover is 1,9 mm thick Foam Board. 120 gsm creative Keaykolor Original Royal Blue paper chosen for endpapers and 165 gsm Sticotac Semigloss sticker paper used for tipped-in image on the cover.

Technical information

Hardcover book with cloth casecover. Black matte foil used as finishing touch on the cover with tipped-in image glued in debossed frame. Cardboard for the case cover made of recycled board with foam padding. Creative dark blue colored paper used for the endpapers perfectly matches the cloth of the casecover. Inside pages printed in duotone.