DIY Accessory Holder

Trouble keeping up with your jewelry? Get them organized with a super easy and affordable step-by-step guide by Shea Rasol. 1. Things you’ll need: Corkboard Thumbtacks 2. Lay the cork board on a flat surface. Draft a position for your accessories. Find the best placement for each accessory to maximize usage of the board. 3. … Read more

Fabulously Halal Clothing & Accessories

Well-informed consumers are increasingly opting for halal fashion and lifestyle products as their wholesomeness appeals even to non-Muslims. Patricia Chow-Capodieci rounds up some halal lifestyle brands, some of which also adopt ethical and environmentally friendly practices. Clothing & Accessories Dian Pelangi Indonesia The brand’s name combines the name of its young designer, 19-year-old Dian Wahyu Utami, … Read more

MOCAfest 2015: Brushing up on calligraphy with Ruh al-Alam

This designer and visual artist constantly evolve his work to push out of tradition and embrace modern influences. British-born Ruh al-Alam was raised in the UK by his Bangladeshi parents. Trained as a traditional calligrapher, his deep passion for graphic arts led him to experiment with design and typography. Together with designer Peter Gould, Ruh … Read more

DIY: Make new hijabs out of your old clothes

Stay modest and fabulous by upcycling new hijabs. In our society, being fashionable is a moving target. One day your clothes are in style, and the next they’re out. It can be exhausting to stay on top of the constantly shifting trends, not to mention expensive! One way to cut costs and still remain modest … Read more