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Fashion & Beauty
New Editor of Vogue Makes Bold Statement About Diversity With First Cover
New Editor of Vogue Makes Bold Statement About Diversity With …

The cover gives no space to trends or makeup. Instead, it features mixed-race model Adwoa Aboah and a roll call of famous names, including Sadiq Khan.

Fashion & Beauty
Looking Back on the London Modest Fashion Festival
Looking Back on the London Modest Fashion Festival

The event, which took place at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, was put on by London-based Doctor, Fahreen Mir, and human rights barrister, Sultana Tafadar.

Inspirational
Hijabi Monologues
The Hijabi Monologues are Challenging Myths About Muslim Women

The Hijabi Monologues repositions the narrative surrounding hijabis, who are the most talked about symbol of Islam and yet the most voiceless.

Art
Another England
Mapping a Century of Black and Asian Heritage in Another England

The project, which was organised by Historic England, documents over a century of black and Asian life in the UK. We take a look at Another England.

Fashion & Beauty
Construction Worker Leena Begum Designs Hijab & Burka Friendly PPE Clothing
Construction Worker Leena Begum Designs Hijab & Burka Friendly PPE Clothing

As a hijabi, Leena Begum often found it difficult to wear the appropriate protective gear at the construction site. So she designed her own.

Sport
Basketball
All-Muslim Women’s Team in Leicester Welcomes Lift on Hijab …

The news is great for the global game. It’s even better for the Leicester Falcons, an all-female, all-Muslim team who formed in response to the rule change.

Inspirational
Muna Jama
Muna Jama Talks Islam, Somalia and why Her Story is …

We recently sat down with Muna Jama to talk about bikinis at Miss Universe, her late grandmother and her life-changing trip to Somalia.

Sport
Rugby
A Muslim Fan of the New Zealand Rugby Team Made …

Rehana Ali explained how it was important for Muslims to be visible in a multicultural country like New Zealand, whether they’re fans of rugby or not.

Inspirational
Cloth
Cut From the Same Cloth: A Collection of Essays Penned …

Edited by Sabeena Akhtar, Cut From the Same Cloth will give a voice to hijabis who are often the subject of discussions led by everyone except hijabis.

Fashion & Beauty
Fenty Beauty
Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty Makeup Line is Taking Over Instagram

Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty makeup line is setting a new industry standard in terms of inclusivity, and we are here to tell you that we are big fans.

Fashion & Beauty
Fashion Week
Revisiting Our Favourite Looks From London Fashion Week

We’ve scoured social media for some of our favourite looks from London Fashion Week.

Inspirational
Rock out to Voice of Baceprot, the Heavy Metal Hijabis Who SHRED
Rock out to Voice of Baceprot, the Heavy Metal Hijabis …

VoB are a thrash metal band from Indonesia comprised of schoolgirls Firdda Kurnia (vocals and guitar), Euis Siti Aisyah (drums) and Widi Rahmawati (bass).

Inspirational
Hijabi Ent
Super Woke and Ultra Cool Vloggers Hijabi Ent. are the …

Hijabi Ent. is a group of Somali girls in Australia who vlog about everything from tough subjects like racism; to lighter stuff like games and challenges.

Fashion & Beauty
Project Runway
Meet Ayana Ife, The Hijabi Competing on the new Season …

The current season of Project Runway features contestant Ayana Ife, a hijabi who’s fast becoming a fan favourite thanks to her slay-mongering modest wear.

Fashion & Beauty
Wedding
Why This Bride Didn't Wear Makeup at Her Own Wedding

Tasnim Jara, a Muslim bride in Bangladesh, recently elected to ditch the make-up for her wedding day, as she didn’t want to comply with societal pressures.

Sport
Halima Aden - From Refugee Camp to Cover Star
Halima Aden - From Refugee Camp to Cover Star

Halima Aden is a Somali-American model who's becoming a big name in fashion. She’s modeled for Yeezy and recently appeared on the cover of Allure magazine.

Sport
Referee
Jawahir Jewels: The Hijabi Referee Breaking Boundaries by Enforcing the Rules

Jawahir Jewels is a Muslim Somali woman referee, wielding power in a role rarely occupied by Muslim Somali women in Hijabs - let alone women full stop.

Sport
Wrestler
Muslim Wrestler Sami Zayn Is Our New Favourite WWE Star

Meet the WWE wrestler whose winning fights, changing perceptions of Islam, and letting people know there’s ‘a chance for anybody, from any background.’