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Here’s What Modest Wear Means to Muslim Influencers

Without a doubt, modest wear is everywhere on both social media and fashion runways, and is increasingly embraced in everyday life. Social media is one of the most effective tools for brands and influencers to share ideas on the web today, with new ideas being generated by influencers all over the world.  We asked some…

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4 Reasons To Invest in Affordable Ethical Fashion

Ethical fashion has become more popular in recent years, as prices have dropped significantly. In the past, ethical clothing came with expensive price tags. However, now there are plenty of affordable and sustainable brands to choose from. This is great news for shoppers who simply do not have the budget to splurge on environmentally-friendly fashion….

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These 7 Artists Portray Muslim Women Through a Different Lens

Muslim women are commonly misrepresented in the media. That’s due to the fact they have no saying on how they should be portrayed. For this reason, Muslim women are usually scrutinized with the wrong lenses.  These 7 female artists decided to take matters into their own hands in order to change this inaccurate vision, and…

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3 Tips for Successful Thrifting

Thrift store shopping can yield some terrific treasures, but the strategy you use will impact your enjoyment in the experience. Thrift shopping is a “see it, buy it” process; you can’t put it in your online basket and think about it. Whether you’re looking for clothing, camping gear, or a great computer backpack, you may…


6 Inspiring Muslim Women Ruling the Fashion World on Instagram

When you’re looking for new fashion blogs to follow, it can be hard to find people who really inspire and engage you. Instagram has a lot to offer, but how do you sift through the noise and find the right blogs which fit with your view of the world? How do you pick out the…


Here’s Your Ultimate Gift-Guide From Muslim Women-Owned Businesses

It’s almost time for the big gift exchange of the year! There’s always much debate about participating in Christmas-like activities, and while some Muslims choose not to partake in the festivities typically associated with Christmas, it’s nice to have the option to give out some heartfelt gifts. Especially when you use it as a reason…


Modest Fashion and Ethics Are Taking Over in a Major Way

Last February saw London’s Victoria House, situations in Bloomsbury Square, present London Modest Fashion Week’s spectacularly successful second year. Hosted by Haute Elan, an Innovative Market Place platform, they housed the largest collection of British & international designers under one roof. Haute Elan is the creation of CEO and Founder, Romanna Bint Abubaker, a champion…


Here’s Why Ethical Modest Fashion is a Solid Investment

When trying to shop ethically in terms of fashion and beauty, what choices do we as expressive, stylish, Muslim women have? This year saw a wealth of Western publications such as Vogue, celebrities like Emma Watson and, advertising campaigns by H&M and Lush, all promoting ethical buying. Anything from our choice of T-Shirt, to…

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What is Halal Beauty?

“What is halal beauty” I hear you ask, and why do we need it? The word “halal” doesn’t only apply to food and drink, but runs through every avenue of a Muslim’s life. Halal means that which is permissible under Islamic law, and when it comes to beauty products, there is no exception. Muslim women…


Here’s What Muslim Women Really Want in Modest Swimwear

Ah, the burkini. We are all very familiar with this word by now. The burkini has become a recognized symbol of modest swimwear associated with Muslim women.  Several towns in France banned them. Burkinis have become more available over the years, but we are now demanding more from our swimming attire — and rightfully so….


Does H&M’s Modest Fashion Line Hit the Mark?

Earlier in May, H&M became the latest brand to try its hand at appealing to Muslim women with its launch of a modest fashion line – but their attempt misses the mark, and shows the company failed to grasp what Muslim women really want. The H&M Ltd. collection is replete with sheer sleeves, transparent blouses and…


Here’s Where You Can Shop for Modest Clothing This Black Friday

It’s Black Friday, which means sales–everywhere. With countless stores offering different deals, it can get difficult to keep track of where you want to shop, so Muslim Girl did it for you. Here are some modest-wear shops that will be offering deals this Black Friday with sales that you don’t want to miss out on: 1. Aab Collection With…