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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 …

Modest Swimwear

The Ultimate Guide to Modest Swimwear & Hijabi Beach Essentials

Summer is here and people are starting to book their beach holidays. There are so many ways you can style your modest beachwear to get you comfy while preserving your modest, fashionable look. Here’s a guide for everything you need in your next beach vacation! From modest swimwear, burkinis to lounge reading to breathable hijabs, we’ve got you covered (pun …

Hijabi’s Guide to Surviving Summer Heat

Hijabi’s Guide to Surviving Summer Heat

It’s that time of the year again when the sun is shining and everyone is outside enjoying the gorgeous weather. But for hijabis, such a hot weather would be a challenge especially when it’s humid. It’s not easy to stay fully covered in hot Summer days we have to admit. However, we got some tricks to deal …

Paterson Police Welcome First Hijabi Officer

Paterson’s new class of police officers has broken records as the first all-female class, including the first Palestinian-American hijabi officer, North Jersey reported. “They’re trailblazers,” Mayor Andre Sayegh said as swore in the three officers. “They’ve broken the glass ceiling. Now young Patersonians, young people in our schools and our streets, can look up and …

7 Spring Trends in Hijabi Fashion 2019

7 Spring Trends in Hijabi Fashion 2019

We all have been waiting for the sun to shine again after long, cold weather. With the glimpse of the lovely weather of spring we’ve just experienced in Europe, we got excited about folding all the jackets and hide them in the warehouse, wondering what to wear the next couple of months. Although some of us …


Why Does My Daughter Hate Her Hijab?

“Oh, God.” These were the words of one young girl when asked how she feels about the hijab. At the tender age of 15, she is fighting the uphill struggle most teenage girls face; her parents want her to wear the hijab and she doesn’t. It is the common battle of wills between teen girl …

The Punk Rock Hijabi - Sara Salmani Breakes Stereotypes

The Punk Rock Hijabi - Sara Salmani Breaking Stereotypes

“We are used to seeing Muslim women merely as Muslims in Finland, but I hope that after my speech everyone who sees a woman wearing a hijab can also see something else than just her religion,” says Sara Salmani. Sara Salmani is a Diversity & Inclusion Specialist who is passionate about creating work that breaks …


Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Wearing Hijab in Job Interviews

‘I wish I was stronger.’ Sarah said, looking at her hands. ‘I’ve worn the hijab everyday of my life since I was fourteen.’ She sighed. ‘Now I put it on in the morning, go to work and take it off in the parking lot. I don’t feel like myself.’ Sarah and I were sitting in …

I’ll Never Wear a Hijab, But I Love the Reasons Why These Women Do

I’ll Never Wear Hijab, But I Love the Reasons Why These Women Do

Growing up, I always valued modesty. My parents raised me to respect myself, and how I dress is certainly a big part of that. But in my mind, to be covered was something people did for others, especially for men. I’ve often been self-conscious about how people view my appearance, but I have slowly grown to remind myself …

6 Tips For You If You're Scared to Wear Hijab at Work

6 Tips for You If You're Scared to Wear Hijab at Work

It can be a bit scary going through a job with a hijab on, especially if you live in the West kind of feel a bit of judgment going for a job. I see that so much with my friends who are hijabi and they haven’t gone for their first job because they’re scared of that. Here are some steps to help you:

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