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The Best of the Muslim Charity Awards

Well done to @IslamicReliefUK for winning the Advocacy Campaign of the Year award #MuslimCharityAwards pic.twitter.com/sEe2GzpBBO— Human Appeal (@HumanAppeal) February 22, 2017 Yesterday marked the first of the Muslim Charity awards hosted by the Muslim Charity Forum. The event took place in the opulent and prestigious Church House venue in Westminister.It was an event that was…

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We Love Warsan Shire

Warsan Shire the poet, the woman, the inspiration. The Best of the Muslim Charity Awards Homemade Crafts SHOP THE LOOK: @SHAHEENCHAND We Love Warsan Shire LFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK Is Muslim Twitter obsessed with mahr? These 20 tweets say yes. LFW: THE BEST MODEST STREET STYLE Instagram Inspo! A believer is an Optimist

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Is Muslim Twitter obsessed with mahr? These 20 tweets say yes.

mahr this mahr that. i beg you find someone to marry first before talking about mahr.— aѕн (@AshKaneSkittles) February 19, 2017 Mandem if you love a girl you shouldn't even care if it's 20k Mehr and girls if you love him you should let him pay in instalments Lmao— Banned From America (@MadeManJama) February 19,…

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Instagram Inspo!

Modest Street style from #lfw A post shared by A M A L I A H (@amaliah.co.uk) on Feb 19, 2017 at 10:34am PST Check out our favourite street style looks from NYFW for some great modest inspo..link in bio👆🏼 A post shared by A M A L I A H (@amaliah.co.uk) on Feb 16,…

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The Misconceptions about Habiba Da Silva’s SKIN Collection

” Celebrating people of Colour ” Habiba Da Silva answers the questions that Social media have thrown up around her new collection of Hijabs. She covers misconceptions around the hijabs pricing, to what drove her to create the collection. She also touches upon the financing and how the ‘influencer’ effect is not long lasting. It’s…

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Moses was Black

By Omar Suleiman ” Moses (peace be upon him) is the one who was spoken to directly by His Lord, and most often spoken about by His Lord in the Quran. His story is mentioned in almost every chapter. What you may not have known about this lofty prophet is that he was black.  And…

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The fashion brands that spoke out at #NYFW

The relationship between fashion and politics is probably closer than people think. Especially when it comes to Muslim Women, think burkini ban, hijab ban, niqab ban and of course Muslim ban!  We saw the likes of Uber, AirBnb Google get involved.  We’ve seen Nordstrom speak out against Ivanka Trump, which allegedly increased perfume sales.  More recently…

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Dear High-Horse-Hamid, Muslimah Dating Diaries

Still haven’t found THE ONE. We’ve heard about Boring Bashir who couldn’t make conversation to save his life, Overly Honest Osman who spoke about bedroom antics on the first meeting and Misogynistic Mazhar *eye rollllllll*. Have you got a dating diary to submit? Get in touch at [email protected] How to plan a wedding in 21 days…

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WORD OF THE WEEK

Aishah and her Beautiful Afro SELF ESTEEM is on my mind. With a daughter insecure about her Afro hair becuase of the girls in the Fairy books and the Princesses in the shop windows. Her self esteem journey begins now and it’s up to me and the tribe I have built to make her feel…

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Character and Colour #BeingBlackAndMuslim

Image from Daily Muslim life. REFLECTIONS BY JULIUS ALLEN I’m a photographer, I run a blog called Daily Muslim Life a project that was created to give the world a personal view from within the lives of Muslims across the city of Chicago and beyond! If you are in the Chicago metropolitan area and would like to…

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