This Saudi Designer Stole the Show at Dubai Fashion Forward 2017

This Saudi Designer Stole the Show at Dubai Fashion Forward 2017

It won’t officially hit the shelves until next year, but the UAE just got its first look at Nike’s upcoming activewear hijab at Dubai’s Fashion Forward.   A post shared by MASHAEL ALRAJHI (@mashael.official) on Oct 29, 2017 at 10:29am PDT   Season 10 of the region’s it even for everything fashion saw the Pro […]

White Woman Wears Hijab to Find out What It’s Like to Be Muslim in the UK

White Woman Wears Hijab to Find out What It’s Like to Be Muslim in the UK

Katie Freeman, a former “ban the burka” campaigner, posed as a Muslim for a TV documentary — and oh my, what came after was horrendous. The documentary, “My Week As A Muslim,” was shot in the same week as the Manchester Arena bombing on May 22.     Drinkers hurled vile comments at Freeman as she […]

Basic Hijabi: We Talk to the Instagram Sensation About Her 40,000 Followers, Islamophobia and Being Muslim and American

Basic Hijabi: We Talk to the Instagram Sensation About Her 40,000 Followers, Islamophobia and Being Muslim and American

by Meriam Raouf

A post shared by Touria (@basichijabi) on Oct 14, 2017 at 7:31am PDT   We talked to Instagram wunderkind Touria Mrani-Talbi, the 17-year-old girl behind the popular Instagram account, @basichijabi.   Toria talks Islamophobic DMs, why she wears hijab, and the shock of having 40,000 followers before going to college.     Q: Let me […]

I Wear My Hijab with Understanding and Pride, and So Should You

I Wear My Hijab with Understanding and Pride, and So Should You

by Marwa Khalifa

This piece of cloth I wear every single day on my head is what defines me, it is what tells others who I am and what my beliefs are. The hijab is about modernity and modesty. I was really scared, scared of not being able to commit to it. I was scared because I travel a […]

Singapore’s First Female President Is Muslim

Singapore’s First Female President Is Muslim

  Halimah Yacob, a Muslim Malay, will be sworn in today as Singapore’s eighth president after being one of the only candidates that could meet the stringent eligibility rules for the six-year post.   In this particular election, only candidates from the minority Malay group were able to qualify. Malays form just over 13% of […]

A Muslim Woman Made It on the Cover of Time Magazine and People Are Rejoicing

A Muslim Woman Made It on the Cover of Time Magazine and People Are Rejoicing

by Fadila El Karrany

Time magazine recently released pictures from their yet to come issue and people were in for a shock – the good kind – because a Muslim woman made it on their cover for the very first time. Women generally – Muslim women specifically – are rejoicing for this major step forwards in the world of […]

Asiyam: This Online Store Will Fulfill Your Hijabi Fashion Fantasies

Asiyam: This Online Store Will Fulfill Your Hijabi Fashion Fantasies

by Marwa Khalifa

Hijabi women are always on the look out for modest clothing, that is simultaneously flattering and fashionable.   They often find themselves going from one store to another, in an attempt to mix and match outfits, that are both modern and modest. I understand your struggle girls, which is why I did my research, and […]

Hala Shiha Brutally Attacked on Social Media for Wearing Niqab

Hala Shiha Brutally Attacked on Social Media for Wearing Niqab

  If Facebook is not a public platform for people to insult one another, then we don’t know what is. If an actress wears a bikini, social media condemns her to hell. If a woman complains about being attacked on the beach for wearing a burkini, people call her a liar. There are no winners […]

9 Hijabi Women Who Are Breaking Boundaries and Taking Things to the next Level

9 Hijabi Women Who Are Breaking Boundaries and Taking Things to the next Level

Muslim women have been dominating the media, fashion, beauty, sports and arts scene all over the globe and we definitely won’t hesitate to jump at the chance to support them for breaking the stereotypes that revolve around Muslim women, especially hijabis.   Hijabi women are almost always subjected to all kinds of misconceptions, but now they […]

This Hijabi Rapper Is Basically Every Arab Woman

This Hijabi Rapper Is Basically Every Arab Woman

A few months ago, Mona Haydar debuted as a rapper, with a music video entitled “Wrap My Hijab.” The video had received mixed reviews. From Muslims who were attacking the audacity behind the concept of veiled women being so exposed and in your face, to people who celebrated the idea of a woman re – […]

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