Hijab Fashion Week: Modest Fashion Hits London

Designers, stylists and bloggers will unite to showcase their works at this debut event. Afia R Fitriati has the details. Modest fashion fans in the London area will have a fabulous chance to be mesmerised with a hijab fashion show and bump shoulders with their favourite bloggers. The Hijab Fashion Week (HFW), taking place on October 24 at Rich … Read more

5 Creative Ways to Reuse Plastic Bottles

Don’t throw away used plastic bottles! Here are 5 creative ways on how you can reuse them. Compiled by Bobo Chang. Seal food bags Upcycle the top part of a used plastic bottle and attach it to a food bag to instantly transform it into a spiffy food funnel. This particular idea is great with grains or … Read more

Are you “unmosqued”?

If you don’t go to your local mosque any more, or feel uneasy when you do, then this film is for you. Have you ever felt unwelcome in a mosque? Has anyone told you not to pray in a certain place because you are a woman? Have you been told that you have less knowledge … Read more

Breastfeeding and Fasting: Nursing a mother’s soul

For some mothers, Ramadan won’t feel complete without fasting. Ramadan is a month of giving, and some women give twice over. No matter how often we are told that breastfeeding brings “x times more blessings to the mother than fasting”, or is more difficult than fasting, there will be nursing women who fast. This simple … Read more