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How Clothing Poses a Daily Challenge For Muslim Teenage Girls

How Clothing Poses a Daily Challenge For Muslim Teenage Girls

For most teenage girls, shopping for clothes is as simple as popping into the nearest Forever 21 or Urban Outfitters, scanning the shelves for something they like, and selecting the right size. I, on the other hand, a covering Muslim girl, consider myself lucky if I leave a store with a single article of clothing …

How Should a Woman Deal with Head Cover in Summer

How Should a Woman Deal with Head Cover in Summer?

Short Answer: You can skip the under chin pin, and wrap the hijab twice around the head instead, then pin it over the head with small straight pins. There are many ways to follow this style really comfortably in a way that secures the hijab in place and makes you very comfortable around the chin area. You can skip the under cap altogether. …

5 Things For Muslim Reverts to Remember

5 Things For Muslim Reverts to Remember

Don’t let others make you feel “less Muslim” because you are still learning how to read Arabic. On the flip side, don’t let others make you feel “too Muslim” because you wear hijab. Find moderation in all you do, and strive to be the best person you can be…

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My New Husband is Forcing Me To Wear Niqab. Must I?

Salam Dear Sister, I am really surprised and I am re-thinking again and again before advising you. I was a bit surprised at many of the details you have provided here. Whenever I think of a suggestion to help you, I find that, somehow, you have had it cross your mind! He Cannot Force You Well, …

Beyond Maxi Dresses - Summer Styles with Hijabistas of Instagram

Beyond Maxi Dresses - Summer Styles with Hijabistas of Instagram

Thank God that it’s the life-work of the hijabistas of Instagram to explore and share a variety of hijab styles, including less sizzling summer styles that aren’t just poly abayas. Yes, covering can get hot during  summer. But there are ways to dress more lightly even while maintaining full coverage. Natural fibers like cotton and …

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How to Get My Girls to Understand and Enjoy Covering?

In this counseling answer: •Hijabs come in so many different shapes and sizes, let them try on different styles and select which one they prefer. •Ensure that they pick one that will find comfortable and easy to put on. As you probably know yourself, some styles of hijab are easier to put on than others, …

Women in Mosque: Any Special Dress Code?

Women in Mosque: Any Special Dress Code?

Are women obliged to wear certain uniform other than the regular Hijab when performing prayers or visiting mosque? In fact, there is no evidence in the Prophet’s Sunnah to indicate any difference between women’s normal Islamic dress code and what they should wear during prayers or when going to mosques. Hijab On, No Perfume …

Miss Muslimah 2019: Showing Unique Side of Muslim Women Beauty

With the 2019 Miss Muslimah USA pageant set to take place in July, the event’s organizers hope to celebrate Muslim women’s inner beauty while maintaining religious beliefs. “I wanted to change the stigma that surrounds Muslim women and the stereotype views that has been placed upon us,” Maghrib A. Shahid, the founder of Miss Muslimah USA, told AboutIslam.net. …

Western Clothing Wrong

Is Decent Western Clothing Wrong for a Muslim Woman?

Short Answer: Dress is conventional according to one’s environment. Dress in one country differs to that in another country according to climate and culture or tradition. Pants and shirts are acceptable, providing the shirts are not sleeveless or short-sleeved. Clothes should not be so tight fitting as to emphasize the figure nor transparent. Finally, only …



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