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LFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK

London fashion week has come to an end and we saw some beautiful modest looks that have left us inspired. Our favourite looks were the autumn florals that featured on midi and maxi dresses at Erdem and Mulberry. We’ve curated the ultimate modest fashion catwalk from our favourite british designers from LFW AW17! ERDEM CHRISTOPHER KANE…

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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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LFW: THE BEST MODEST STREET STYLE

London is probably our favourite city for street style. Check out our favourite modest looks we saw during london fashion week for some SS17 wardrobe inspiration.  Source: @walkingcanucks Source: @zinafashionvibe Source: @haafsah.bepari Source: @walkingcanucks Source: @walkingcanucks Source: Telegraph Source: @walkingcanucks Source: Grazia UK Source: @queenofsabba Source: @stylesightworldwide Source: @shaheenchand Source: Grazia UK Source: Telegraph Source:…

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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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NYFW: Anniesa Hasibuan AW17

Last season, we saw the muslim designer Anniesa Hasibuan make history with the first ever collection at New York Fashion week featuring hijabs. The indonesian designer returned this season with a beautiful collection that dazzled in embellishment and an array of metallics. This time however, it wasn’t just the hijabs again that were making headlines. Hasibuan debuted her collection with models…

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SHOP THE LOOK: @HIJABHILLS

Ruffles + Raw Hems HIJABHILLS JDY Maxi Sleeveless Cardigan £18.00 SHOP Black Frill Trim Layered Long Sleeve Top £9.00 SHOP Inayah Violet Ice Soft Crepe Hijab £11.90 SHOP flounce sweater £25.99 SHOP MOTO Rich Indigo Raw Hem Jamie Jeans £42.00 SHOP Straight Leg Jeans by Boutique £55.00 SHOP Sol Sana Mickey Slip On White Leather…

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Organic Chickens!

Bio: The Islamic History Project have been researching our ummah, traditions and the forgotten for some time, Nafisah Kara Founder of the site has also penned her thoughts on a recent article. Should Halal restaurants source ethical produce?  According to the Muslim Council of Britain, UK Muslims spent an estimated £5 billion on food and beverages – and the…

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Thoughtful Reminder

Written by By Nepa Jamilah Uddin. Those close to me will know that I’ve been through an incredible year. Here are some reflections. Things I need to work on:  1. Morals: Be kind, upright. The rest will take care of itself. 2. Learn when to shut up. Seriously, sometimes just stop take a deep breathe…

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