SHOP THE LOOK: @SARIS_HH

By Amnah

  EMBROIDERED FLORALS SARIS_HH

Are you a blogger, influencer or advertiser and what’s the difference?

By Nafisa Bakkar

We had a lovely time on Inspire FM this Monday with host Shemiza and Nasreen from Variant Space. You can listen to the whole show below!…

A-Z of Beauty: Clay Masks

By Amaliah Writes

The power of clay in a great mask will do wonders for your skin. Used once or twice a week, it can help to detoxify…

What does the Hijab Ban mean? Is it really a ban?

By Louise Butt

The EU ban: Disempowering the Muslim woman. This week, the EU courts ruled it is not discriminatory to ban the wearing of religious clothing or…

A note for stressed out Uni students.

By Nafisa Bakkar

It’s that time of the year. Exams are creeping in, deadlines are fast approaching and as if that isn’t enough you gotta start answering the…

The NEW Aliyah Zinga SS17 Collection

By Amnah

Source: Aliyah Zinga We’re celebrating the launch of Aliyah Zinga’s new hijab collection. The talented 17 year old has launched her second collection of hijabs…

SHOP THE LOOK: @SHAKHNOZA_SANAKULOVA

By Amnah

SLIP LAYERING SHAKNOZA_SANAKULOVA

THE INSTA-FAMOUS MABEL + MEG SERUM

By Amnah

There are some beauty products out there that have elevated to fame through instagram. The Mabel + Meg lumilixir serum is one of them. It’s…

Stop with your pseudo-feminism argument against the hijab

By Amina Harrath

A “justified” discriminatory ruling? – the EU hijab ban.   The backstory: Samira Achbita, a headscarf-wearing Muslim was employed as a receptionist by G4S –…

HOW’S THIS FOR DRESSING NEUTRALLY?

By Amaliah Writes

The EU ruled that it’s okay to ban hijab in the work place and is claiming to push ‘neutrality’ within the workplace. Shop Amaliah’s take…

A-Z of Beauty: Beauty Blender

By Amnah

Source: BeautyBlender We couldn’t do B without mentioning our favourite makeup sponge that has revolutionised makeup application.  The beauty blender is our holy grail and…

SHOP: THE TRENCH COAT EDIT

By Amnah

@AISHAIBRAHIMXV

Books You Need to Read about the Middle East

By Lamisa Khan

The Middle East has been long embroiled in civil unrest, political and religious clashes as well as being at the centre of many international conflicts.…

Luxury Beauty and Makeup Products Worth the Splurge

By Amnah

Now and again we ladies have to treat ourselves to something a little high end, especially those of us who are makeup addicts. Whether its…

SHOP THE LATEST BEAUTY HYPE!

By Amaliah Writes

  Nars Soft Matte Concealer Source: Beautezine The long wearing concealer that is high coverage AND looks natural has been getting great reviews since it launched.…

I don’t go to the pub, does that mean I’m not British enough? #ExtremelyBritishMuslims ep.2

By Arfah Farooq

I wrote about episode 1 of Channel 4’s extremely British Muslims last week. I’m glad my feeling turned out to be right in that the…

SHOP THE LOOK: @DILETTABONAIUTI

By Amnah

SLIP LAYERING DILETTABONAIUTI

Fashion for Feminists. An International Women’s Day special.

By Amaliah Writes

Treat yourself this International Woman’s day with one of these statement items. Our favourite is the sweatshirt with “Women belong in the boardroom.”    …

A-Z of Beauty: Anastasia Beverly Hills

By Amaliah Writes

We’re starting our A-Z of makeup and beauty where we will share our favourite and most talked about products. This week is a favourite brand…

#ExtremelyBritishMuslim I’m offended how Muslim men were represented.

By Saliah Bryan

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Bed

You’re not alone, I don’t want to get out of bed either

By Nafisa Bakkar

This month is National Bed Month so in honour of this month, I understand the struggle of getting out of bed. There are some weeks that…

AMAANAH COUTURE: OUR TOP PICK!

By Amnah

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

WHY IT IS PROBLEMATIC FOR GIGI TO BE THE FACE OF HIJAB.

By Eeman Abbasi

Vogue recently launched their first issue of Vogue Arabia. Featured on the cover and throughout the magazine was international supermodel Gigi Hadid. Gigi donned a…

AMALIAH HAS CURVES

By Romana Mirza

Source: Asos Amaliah has curves. We want to make it easier for everyone to shop with us so the only thing you need to think…

Glittery Eyeshadow

By Lamisa Khan

Who said grown ups couldn’t play with glitter? Glittery eyeshadow was the top make up trend at the Topshop S/S 2018  show. Let your inner…

#ExtremelyBritishMuslims CH4 – The fetishisation of what “normal” Muslim looks like.

By Arfah Farooq

When I first saw the social media short videos for this documentary I was definitely intrigued. It seemed like a documentary which would give a…

We love HANA TAJIMA 2017 collection!

By Amaliah Writes

Hana Tajima has really come through in terms of wearability with this collection. The pieces are well thought out and also appear flattering.  This has…

SHOP THE LOOK: @TANYESHA

By Amnah

  MINIMALIST TANYESHA

SS17: The 5 trends you need to know!

By Amnah

RUFFLES The perfect trend for the frill seekers out there.. The detail of the season that sweetens any look. If you’re a lover of clean simple…

The Best of the Muslim Charity Awards

By Selina Bakkar

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…

SHOP THE LOOK: @SHAHEENCHAND

By Amnah

LONDON FASHION WEEK SHAHEENCHAND

LFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK

By Amnah

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…

LFW: THE BEST MODEST STREET STYLE

By Amnah

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…

The Misconceptions about Habiba Da Silva’s SKIN Collection

By Selina Bakkar

” Celebrating people of Colour “ Habiba Da Silva answers the questions that Social media have thrown up around her new collection of Hijabs. She…

The fashion brands that spoke out at #NYFW

By Nafisa Bakkar

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…

NYFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK

By Amnah

  New York Fashion Week has come to a close and we’re looking forward to seeing what’s in store for London. Our highlights definitely included Anniesa…