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Stop Thinking that Wearing Hats with Hijabs Is Taboo

Hats and Hijabs. I know you’re thinking that it might be a little weird. I definitely thought so. However, recently I’ve learned to embrace it. Hats have their own personality and add so much to a simple outfit. They’re easy to wear, especially in the summer under the sun. I personally enjoy wearing them in…

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Fake Beard Trend? Pause. What the Muslim Dudes Think

If you’ve seen the newest season of America’s Next Top Model, you’ll know that there is a new type of “TyOver” (read: a Tyra Banks makeover) in town for male contestants: Lace Front Beards. Yeah, you read that right. Fake beards. It’s an interesting concept in it’s own way. I mean, a beard supports that…

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The Bold Lip

A bold lip takes courage. It stands alone–strong and proud!  You don’t need to fancy up a bold lip with more makeup or vibrant clothes; you don’t need to do anything really to work a bold lip. Just have courage! You maybe thinking, “Why do I need courage to wear a bold lip? It’s just…

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Fashion Tip of the Day: Double your Fashion Statement!

Statement necklaces have boomed in the fashion industry over the last two years. A great way to double your fashion statement is by wearing more than one statement necklace! Choosing different colors and shapes grab the eye and will draw more attention to your overall look. The key to successfully layering necklaces is to have two…

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Fashionably Freezing

Yes, I know, it is absolutely freezing! If you’re like me, you are not a fan of this weather. However, just because it is cold outside, it doesn’t mean we don’t put effort into our appearance. We actually have more options in the winter. My one and only favorite thing about winter is finding new…

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Product Review: Asal Natural Beauty Products

With brands like LUSH on the rise in the natural cosmetics and skincare industry, I was intrigued about this new company, Asal, that claims to be absolutely organic in all of their products. According to the company, Asal — the Farsi word for honey — is “rooted in the belief that nature is our best…

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Hijabi Fashion Essential: Black Maxi Skirt

We all have that one huge essential in our closet, whether it’s a bag, scarf, or dress. Mine is a simple black maxi skirt. I don’t know what I’d do without it — I wear it so many different ways! So I thought, what’s a better way to show you all how I styled it…

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4 Types of Versatile Eid Outfits for Day or Night

It’s almost that time! The time for Eid a beautiful celebration that I cannot wait for every year! Amazing food, vibrant clothes, and most important spending time with our family and friends. The most exciting part growing up was the new outfit I got to wear on Eid–and it still is! It is our one…

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The Torchbearers of Islam

Every family has that shelf in the living room or family room or basement that’s home to a row of books collecting dust. Whether it’s a story from childhood the family thoroughly enjoyed and forgot about, or a crisp unopened gem straight out of the Amazon packaging — we’ve all got some books stacked away on…

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What’s in your bag?

Bigger is always better! At least, for me it is. Before we dive into what is essential, we have to first get that perfect bag! Most of the time, I always prefer a bigger bag — especially to carry all the items I need for the whole day. I used to always buy bags that…

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7 Looks for Ramadan

Alhamdulilah, Ramadan is almost here! I am so excited to get together with all my family and friends for worship, and have delicious food with some amazing company. I wanted to do a topic that would be relevant for all Muslim girls reading this post. During Ramadan, I have seen various types of people dressed…

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What to Wear: Summer Edition

“Aren’t you, like, hot under there?” “It’s like, 100 degrees, can you breathe?” “Can’t you just take it off, I’m sure you’ll be forgiven!” These are just few of the comments that come our way. The weather begins to get warmer, the days become longer, and our struggle continues. For all muslim girls who wear…