AAB RAMADAN COLLECTION 2017

By Amaliah Writes

Source: @AabCollection It’s an exciting time for modest fashion brands with Ramadan and Eid collections launching. AAB have been teasing us with their sneak peaks…

The Eid Shop Launch: My Top Picks!

By Amnah

We’re celebrating the launch of our Eid Shop today! Ramadan is coming Alhamdulillah and we think it’s the perfect time to start planning for your…

If you can’t fast this Ramadan, read this.

By Amaliah Writes

You may have noticed the picture of me (Selina) and my sister Nafisa on the ‘About’ page, I was heavily pregnant then. Alhamdulillah,  I had…

SHOP THE LOOK: @ANOUKIGOLD

By Amnah

  THE FLORAL KIMONO ANOUKIGOLD

A-Z Beauty: Jouer Cosmetics

By Amaliah Writes

Jouer Cosmetics Makeup Best-Sellers When I think of Jouer Cosmetics, I think of their famous ‘Citrine’ Highlighter and the Lip Topper that went viral and…

AVYAANA ABAYAH: OUR TOP PICKS!

By Amaliah Writes

Source: @Avyaana.Abayah There has been an uprise of brands creating really elegant abayas; Avyaana Abayah is definitely one of them. The brand stands for creating a…

The Fiba ban has been lifted…finally.

By Amaliah Writes

In twenty years time, when the new Basketball star, straightens her hijab up and laces those trainers up just before she steps on to the court,…

Pick of The Week

By Amnah

This week I’m picking something which I think is an essential for light layering in the summer. This sleeveless jacket by Topshop is an easy…

A-Z BEAUTY: ILLUMINATORS

By Amaliah Writes

  Illuminators are supposed to add that hint of shine and shimmer to your face to give you that overall healthy glow but really it’s…

PODUR: OUR TOP PICKS!

By Amnah

This week we’re loving fashion brand Podur that have a range of elegant abayas and hijabs on offer. Podur is the latin word for ‘decency…

HUDA BEAUTY 3D HIGHLIGHTER PALETTE HAS JUST LANDED!

By Amaliah Writes

Source: Cult Beauty The Huda Beauty 3D Highlight Palette For all the Huda Beautyholics out there, the Huda Beauty 3D Highlight palette has just landed…

SHOP THE LOOK: @SHAHEENCHAND

By Amnah

  SUMMER NEUTRALS SHAHEEN CHAND

My 5 Beauty Must-haves!

By Sarah Qazi

Source: Temptalia In this post I will share my top 5 Must Have products with you. We’ve all spent ages testing products on ourselves to…

Amaliah were front row tweeting away at #LMRC2017 and here is what we learnt.

By Amaliah Writes

It may be the event of the year for Muslims in the UK. Speakers from around the globe came together thanks to MEND in two…

SHOP THE LOOK: @RANTIINREVIEW

By Amnah

  THE FLORAL WRAP DRESS RANTIINREVIEW

Women’s Mosques: A progressive move or empowerment gone wrong?

By Amnah

Source: Women’s Mosque of America A women’s led mosque has recently opened in Berkeley, making it the second of its kind in the United States.…

A-Z of Beauty: HYALURONIC ACID

By Amaliah Writes

Hyaluronic acid is the hydrating heavy weight that will save any dry skin concerns you have. It’s not like the acids that you may commonly…

FASHION REVOLUTION WEEK: WHO MADE YOUR CLOTHES?

By Amnah

Fashion Revolution Week is a campaign that was created as a response to one of the largest industrial disasters in 2013. The Rana Plaza disaster…

MEET MODESTOLOGIE: THE ECO-FRIENDLY BRAND THAT HAS A CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN!

By Amaliah Writes

Source: Modestologie Modestologie is a fashion brand that take modest fashion to another level. Holding a strong mission to empower women through their ethical and sustainable…

Pick of the Week

By Amnah

This week we’re turning to Mango, not just for the modest maxis we love but for these nude braided mules. My friend recently messaged me asking…

HURRY, THE LATEST LIMITED EDITION BEAUTY RELEASES

By Amaliah Writes

You have to make decisions pretty quickly when it comes to getting your hands on a limited edition beauty release. We’ve picked our latest favourites…

#BeingBlackandMuslim in photos by Bobby Rogers

By Nafisa Bakkar

For the past few months I've been creating a portrait series inspired by the #BeingBlackandMuslim hashtag. I'm ready to share it with ya'll. — Bobby…

MANGO’S MODEST MAXIS

By Amaliah Writes

Mango is probably one of our favourite high street brands. Since they launched their Ramadan Collection in 2015, it’s like they’re keeping us in their…

SHOP THE LOOK: @MIXED.HIJABI

By Amnah

  MAXI X DENIM MIXED.HIJABI

A-Z Beauty: Gerard Cosmetics

By Amaliah Writes

Source: Beauty Bay This week we’re choosing the 5 products you should know about from one of our favourite online brands, Gerard Cosmetics. The first product…

PICK OF THE WEEK

By Amnah

Topshop released their limited edition bridal range this week and there’s nothing modest from it that I can share with you (boo you Topshop Bridal,…

The Best of Boohoo: Our Top Picks!

By Amaliah Writes

Boohoo is a great budget-friendly brand that we turn to, especially as the weather gets warmer. We’ve rummaged through Boohoo to find the best modest…

A-Z Beauty: Fit Me Foundation

By Amaliah Writes

Source: @Maybelline This week I’m shouting out my favourite drugstore foundation and that’s the Fit me Matte + Poreless by Maybelline. The foundation has an…

IMENE: Our 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…

SHOP THE LOOK: @RUMASTYLES

By Amnah

  PEPLUM SLEEVES RUMASTYLES

THE SLIP PICK OF THE WEEK

By Amnah

This week’s pick of the week is this rusty coloured slip dress from Uniqlo. The slip dress continues to be the dress to layer for…

What to do for Somalia today

By Selina Bakkar

  Feature image: About Islam What’s happening? BREAKING: The number of people displaced by drought in #Somalia has reached half a million. 535,000 displaced in…

No one is born Racist

By Selina Bakkar

When you go to the store to buy your child some toys, you don’t exactly think you’re going to impact race relations or become a positive…

It’s a bittersweet moment when I see a hijabi in a campaign

By Asha Luul

I AM NOT YOUR TOKEN HIJABI. I will not be a part of or support a fake woke campaign for the economic benefit of your…

SHOP THE LOOK: @ANNAM.AHMAD

By Amnah

  THE STATEMENT PUFFER ANNAM.AHMAD

A-Z BEAUTY: Eyeshadow Palettes

By Amaliah Writes

This week we’re talking about the best new eyeshadow palettes that have been released in 2017 so far. Check out our top 5 picks which…