Hijab Fashion: Dress = Shirt

If you're looking for a nice long shirt that covers up that "badonkadonk" try wearing a dress over a pair of pants. Lightweight denim dress from Gap (it's actually a dark blue shade but looks gray online), ballet flat from Target, red heel from ShoeMall, white t-shirt from Old Navy,…

Hijab Fashion: Corduroy Skirts

A corduroy skirt is a classic piece for any wardrobe and is great for cooler weather. A few places you can find long corduroy skirts include from L-R: Eddie Bauer, JCPenney and Sundance.

Modern Muslim Women: Makeup Primer

This is the most amazing invention in terms of makeup application. Take a few drops and smooth all over your face before applying any type of foundation or tinted moisturizer. In addition, I like to take a drop or two of the makeup primer and mix it with my tinted moisturizer.…

Hijab Style: More on Hijab Pins

Khadijah from the U.K. wrote to me and let me know about another great hijab pin website. Pinz Pinz Pinz only sells hijab pins so there is a lot to choose from. They also have coilless safety pins which are the perfect solution to eliminating "scarf snag". I like the straight…

Modern Muslim Women: Self-Tanning Lotion

A great secret to keeping your skin looking smooth and nice is to use self-tanner. If you put it on your face it gives it a nice glow and can often eliminate the need for tinted moisturizer or foundation. There are so many products to choose from when it comes…

Reader Comment

Nikaab Ali wrote to me recently: "I came across your blog and found it extremely interesting. Thought I'd mention a website from which I recently ordered three beautiful hijab pins from. It's called Siratt and the pins are made by a company called Trinket-Box. I hope you like them as the quality and designs…
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Hijab Fashion: Elegant Embroidery

Embroidery is a great way to spice up your wardrobe. It can be simple and elegant or decadent and over the top. These jackets make a great transition from fall to spring. They're also great for wearing to a night out on the town or as a cover up for…