A Muslim lifestyle blogger has been restyling Barbies as powerful Muslim women icons
History is made as the First Somali-American woman and legislator, Ilhan Omar #IlhanOmar is elected as State Representative in District 60B. She is an experienced policy analyst, community educator and advocate. In Light of recent events ?, […And hold on firmly to the rope of Allah all together and do not become divided. And remember the favour of Allah upon you…] Al Imran. 103-104. Try and show people the beauty of Islam❤️ through your actions. Stay safe and wear your hijab with pride! (-@aminahos) ??????? #Youwinsome
Haneefah Adam is a 26-year-old medical scientist and artist based in Ilorin, Nigeria. She’s the woman behind the popular @hijarbie Instagram account, where she posts images of Barbies that young Muslim girls who wear the hijab can identify with.
In addition to showcasing modest fashion, Adam has been turning photos of popular Muslim fashion icons into Barbies.
Somali Women wearing Guntino
?? Somali women usually wear the guntiino, a long stretch of cloth tied over the shoulder and draped around the waist. In more formal settings such as weddings or religious celebrations like Eid, women wear the dirac, which is a long, light, diaphanous voile dress made of cotton or polyester that is worn over a full-length half-slip and a brassiere. #hijarbie #worldhijabday2017 #WorldHijabDay #whd