10 Asos Picks You Need for Your Modest Wardrobe

By Amaliah Writes

Source: Asos 10 Asos Picks Perfect for Your Modest Wardrobe Some of our favourite curations come from Asos and we know there can be a…

Restaurant boss saves for 3 years to take his staff to Umrah (minor pilgrimage)

By Thahira Khatun

Boss of Indian Muslim restaurant in Singapore, Zam Zam, saved for three years to take 27 of his staff members for their first Umrah (minor…

Get that wardrobe staple for £15.99 today and add some fruit to it!

By Selina Bakkar

There’s always one item at the very least I buy with no intention of wearing it for another three months.  It’s a bit warm at…

5 Asos Dresses that are Perfect for Weddings

By Amnah

I always find when Ramadan finishes, wedding season begins and it’s the perfect time now to get your outfit. We’ve picked 5 dresses that are…

Islamic Relief: First Muslim organisation awarded Core Humanitarian Standard certification

By Thahira Khatun

It’s easy to get bogged down with negativity when we’re constantly exposed to bad news across the world – but today, we bring you some…

Gems from Surah Qasas

By Thahira Khatun

The story of Musa has always been one of my favourites. The place of Musa’s mother within the story is one of the things that…

The Full Solution — We found the perfect long dress from Uniqlo!

By Selina Bakkar

When I’m in a rush and need to get out the door in the morning for the nursery run or work I like to reach…

Shop the Look: @DinaTokio

By Amnah

We loved the Look Book Dina Tokio created for Eid and it gave us inspiration for the season ahead. One of our favourite look was…

Young Afghan robotics team denied entry into the US

By Thahira Khatun

6 budding female inventors from Herat in Afghanistan, have been denied access to escort their robot to an international robotics competition happening in Washington DC,…

Halal Street Food Festival

The Ultimate Halal Food Festival Has Come to Town

By Amaliah Writes

Ever wanted to attend a street festival only to find it couldn’t pass your halal checklist? Well, you’re just in luck as we have the…

This Zine is celebrating Muslim creatives. Launch Event Friday!

By Amaliah Writes

  Khidr Collective, an organisation that creates spaces and platforms for young Muslim artists and organisers has been working hard to create a bi-annual magazine…

Uniqlo x Hana Tajima Fall/Winter 2017 Collection has Launched

By Amnah

Source: Uniqlo   Hana Tajima has just released another collaboration range with Uniqlo for Fall Winter 2017 and it’s an elegantly simplistic collection with classic…

Find Out Why Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan’s Poetry Performance Is the Current Talk of Town

By Amaliah Writes

Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan is the name of the 22-year-old Muslim woman whose spoken word performance at the Roundhouse Poetry Slam has been garnering worldwide attention ever since…

#notinmyname in India, the rise of the masses

By Selina Bakkar

India recently has seen a surge in attacks on Muslims which have sadly resulted in deaths of Muslim citizens and Dalits. There was a recent…

What’s the deal with Women led mosques? Necessary or divisive?

By Nafisa Bakkar

Source: Women’s Mosque of America What does an inclusive mosque look like? Women’s mosques have raised a lot of controversy. Many have asked if they…

Africa Writes Festival 2017

What You Can Look Forward to at the Africa Writes Festival This Weekend

By Amaliah Writes

The Africa Writes Festival is an annual celebration of contemporary literature from Africa and the diaspora. The festival is organised by The Royal African Society…

#AfricaMadeYouRich By Mariah Idrissi

By Amaliah Writes

Mariah Idrissi is really paving the way for a different type of Influencer, who like a lot of Bloggers and Influencer began in the Fashion…

Restock Alert: Shop Morphe Palettes Now!

By Amnah

@MorpheBrushes The Morphe affordable palettes we love are back in stock! Beauty Bay have just announced the restock of some of its best sellers including…

Listen To These Muslim Women Discuss Hijab

By Amaliah Writes

The clothing of Muslim Women particularly the hijab is always subject to discussions in Western society. Debates are held about the agency of Muslim women…

Someone asked me why I don’t wear a hijab.

By Nafisa Bakkar

Last Saturday I woke up to a couple messages, a few miss calls and a voicemail. Fast forward a few hours and my plans to…

The perfect long sleeve maxi dress you need to invest in!

By Amaliah Writes

  Once in a while, Asos release a dress that we think is pretty perfect. Completely covered so you dont have to layer it and…

The Mango Summer Sale: Our Top Picks!

By Amnah

The Mango sale has just started and we’ve picked our favourites for you to shop right now. Get it before it goes! Shop the full…

Honouring Nabra Hassanen

By Amaliah Writes

Image source: Mohammad Alsalti إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعون Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un Surely we belong to Allah and to Him shall we…

Eid Beauty Gifts – 3 must have palettes!

By Amnah

Last minute Eid Shopping? We’ve picked 3 palettes for you that we know work wonders and would make the perfect gift. Shop them now to…

Aisha Gani calls out lack of diversity in Journalism

By Amaliah Writes

  The lack of diversity in journalism has always been a topical issue especially for Muslims who are accustomed to demonising, Islamophobic articles from major…

Shop Summer Sandals in the Sale

By Amaliah Writes

Shop our favourite summer sandals that are all on sale! Whether you need some everyday flat sandals or some special heels for Eid, we have…

Our Curvy Eid Edit – Shop our plus size picks now!

By Amaliah Writes

Still deciding what to wear for Eid? We’ve picked some of our curvy favourites that are great investments for Eid and the summer ahead. Our…

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Be Like Instagram: The Need for Self Improvement

By Mahmoudat Sanni-Oba

Instagram might not be getting it right with their algorithms, but their updates over the past year have been hitting the right notes. The platform…

Summer Sale Picks

By Amaliah Writes

We’re seeing the summer sales start and we’ve curated our top modest picks here for you.  Shop them now while they’re in stock!

Black Women At Work in the Age of Social Media

By Mahmoudat Sanni-Oba

Image credit: WOCinTech   The misogynoir that black women face in society and particularly at work is nothing new. Misogynoir is a term that uniquely…

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Love knows no religion #grenfell

By Selina Bakkar

  The tragic and shocking events which played out last night in West London at the Grenfell Tower estate have left us all affected in…

Shop The Look: @feeeeya

By Amnah

  SHADES OF ORANGE FEEEEYA

IMARA COUTURE: TOP PICKS

By Amnah

The last few years have seen the rise of modest fashion brands. We want to celebrate the brands, the women behind them and give them…

Young People Deliver A Momentous Blow to The Political Establishment

By Amaliah Writes

Traditionally branded by the political establishment as apathetic, lazy and idealistic, yesterday young people delivered a momentous blow to the political establishment. And based on the…

Shop The LooK: Eid Inspo from @NOORE

By Amnah

  EID INSPO NOORE

Shop Curves: Our Top 5 Kimonos!

By Amaliah Writes

The kimono is our go to summer cover up. Keep your outfit simple and let these floral kimonos make a statement. Here are our 5 top picks to…