422: Taking Chances With Aina Syahirah

Aina Syahirah is the co-founder of KULET  (Taking its name from the Malay word for skin) which is a Malaysian based Taking Chances With Aina Syahirahfootwear brand .  The company reflects a sense of effortless and sophisticated aesthetic, focusing on timeless designs.  The name KULET was chosen to best reflect the nude colour palette which is the staple colour of our designs and these colours are chosen to compliment different skin tones.  KULET strongly supports the “compassion in fashion” movement which translates into animal-friendly products. The leather used for our designs are not animal derived.  The KULET GIRL is a modern day woman who appreciates subtle fashion styling, that emphasizes on comfort and wearability.  The KULET GUY has a keen eye for detail and confidently chooses easy and wearable pieces that complements his relaxed style.

Aina shares what it’s like to follow her intuition and take chances on life to become the successful and confident person that she is today.  Tune into her episode as she shares her story.


Aina Syahirah is the co-founder of Kulet.

Cultural Background

Aina is of Malaysian descent.

Favorite Self Confidence Quote

I am learning to say Yes, to be daring and spontaneous, to hurl myself into people and places and moments without hesitation or second-guessing myself — to challenge my anxieties, to confront my fears, and trust unwaveringly in chance and fate to lead me to where I am supposed to be.

Definition of Self Confidence

Self confidence is believing you are enough.

Her Life Before the Discovery of Self Confidence

Aina was  shy, quiet, and felt she was not good enough.  She was taller than most boys in primary school and was teased at school bus of her dark skin.

The “AHA” Moment

Aina decided to follow intuition to go to Singapore for a fashion show to see a Malaysian influencer in person.  She sent her a direct message her on Instagram to ask for a ticket to the fashion show.  After that show, she  got to talk to her and worked with her.

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Her Life After the Discovery of Self Confidence

Aina has made a name for herself in the fashion industry in Malaysia.

The One Self Confidence Tip For the Listener

Believe in yourself and know its for your own good, keep going, ask for help.

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