Muslim Fashion, Hijab & Beauty Sunday Letter (week of May 16 to 22)

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( week of May 16 to 22 )

Top 10 News on Muslim women fashion, hijab, and beauty

 

First Muslim Fashion Store opens in Major U.S. Mall

 

Summary: Verona is the first Muslim fashion store opened in Orlando, Florida

Source: Fusion

Author: Alaa Basatneh


Modest Fashion Week Pushes Boundaries for Muslim Fashion

 

Summary: New international modest fashion week in Istanbul showcase the best of conservative wears with spring colors

Source: The Australian

Author: staff writer


Muslim conservatives unveil anger at Turkey’s Modest Fashion Week

 

Summary: Modest Fashion Week was greeted with a strong backlash from the religious conservative camp in Turkey.

Source: Al Monitor

Author: Riada Asimovic Akyol


Iran Arrests Eight Women for ‘Un-Islamic’ Modeling

 

Summary: Iranian authorities arrested eight women models for posting photos on Instagram without hijab

Source: BBC News

Writer: Staff writer


Men Seek to Exert Power Over Women by Removing Hijab Forcibly

 

Summary: Hijab has become a tool at host cultures in Western societies to blame Islam for its shortcomings

Source: The National (UAE)

Writer: Faisal Al Yafai

 


Asra Nomani explores a hostile phenomenon she calls “hijab shaming”

 

Summary: “Women and girls, whom I call ‘enforce-hers’ and ‘Muslim mean girls’ fo so far as to call women who don’t cover fully ‘ho-jabis’ – the shorthand for ‘whore.’”

Source: Women in the World

Writer: Asra Nomani

 


Islam had open approach to sexuality in the past, says activist

 

Summary: sex is often considered a taboo topic in Islam, however, things were very different 1,000 years ago, during the era of Prophet Muhammad.

Source: The Jakarta Post

Writer: Hans Nicholas Jong


A Porn Star Proud of Wearing the Hijab Gets Death Threats in Pakistan

 

Summary: Porn star Nadia Ali is trying to drive home the message of Muslim women’s liberalisation.

Source: Jakarta Post

Writer: Somya Abrol


Meet the Veiled Dance Group That’s Stomping Out Stereotypes About Muslim Women

 

Summary: Sackett’s main goal is to foster understanding knowledge and tolerance between Muslim and non-Muslims

Source: Muslim Girl

Writer: Caitsalovich


Magazine About Muslim Women Aims to Highlight Diversity

 

Summary:Founder Deeyah Khan hopes to challenge stereotypes by featuring articles from a broad range of voices by featuring article from borad range of voices

Souce” Al Jazeera

Writer:Anealla Safdar