Sunday Letter: September 12 to 18

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oneIslamic Fashion Week Is Getting Ready for a Great Start

Summary: In the middle of October, the Islamic Fashion Weekend 2016 is set to have huge effects on the fashion industry.

Source: The Final Call

 


 

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Hijabi Footbalist Received Outpouring Support

Summary: After being targeted for being a black Muslim woman in a football advertisement, Stanford junior Tesay Yusuf received an outpouring of support from across the country.

Source: The Washington Post

 


 

three4 Fashion Ideas to Look Splendid

Summary: AltMuslimah wrote a comprehensive style guide, covering color, patterns, accessories, and individuality for the 2016 Eid-al-Adha.

Source: AltMuslimah

 

 


 

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Pakistani Model’s Murder Diaries and Her Honor Killing

Summary: Pakistani model’s honor killing mobilized feminist groups to speak against the horrendous tradition, but never could help to solve the problem Pakistan deals for decades.

Source: Goltune

 


 

Ramadan foodsFood Friday: Multi-Billion Dollars Halal Food Is Growing Fast

Summary: Halal food has become a fast growing market at the food industry in the US

Source: Goltune

 

 


 

Christmas Makeup - Rhinestones On Lips And Snowy EyelashesBe Our Guest

Summary: At Goltune, we’re trying to create a new section of our site specifically for talented guest bloggers to write passionately about issues affecting Muslim women.

Source: Goltune

 


 

hijabiFashionable Muslim Women project displays beauty

Summary: Goltune recently went to Seattle to conduct their Fashionable Muslim Women project.

Source: Goltune

 


 

Smiling girl in hijab covering her eyes with happiness in Dubai Marina

Modelling agency helps promote modest fashion

Summary: The New Yorker recently wrote a story on the modest modelling agency Underwraps, which is working to prove that elegant fashion and Islam are no incompatible.

 

Source: The New Yorker

 


 

Muslim aerobic logo. Muslim woman fitness, aerobic and workout exercise in gym. Vector set of gym icons in flat style isolated on white background. People in gym.

Hijabi emoji could be coming soon

 

Summary: The current selection of emojis does not include a diverse representation of communities, but that may change soon with a recent proposal of a hijabi emoji.

 

Source: CNN

 


 

5460250_e0f6974368_oNew York Fashion Week embraced the hijab

Summary: New York Fashion Week recently hosted an all-hijab show, a historic event that was a remarkable success.

Source: Vibe