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Modest Fashion Designer Anniesa Hasibuan Arrested for Fraud

September 23, 2017
Anniesa Hasibuan, NYFW, NYFW 2016, 2016, modest designer, indonesian, modest fashion designer, designer, hijab

When I first heard Modest Islamic Fashion had hit New York Fashion Week’s runway in September last year featuring a full collection with hijab, I was so eager to write about the story that made history in the world of Modest Fashion. Whatever the events that prevented me to write about the significance on how amazing the story was, I now understand and am thankful I didn’t write about it straight away. Yes, history was made. Yes, the designs were…

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#empoweredsoul Campaign

August 31, 2016
70s, vibin, outfit, empoweredsoul, movement, campaign, social media campaign, missylia, equality, diversity, celebration, understanding, palazzo pants, grid, frills, ruffles, romance, black, white, monochrome, Valleygirl, Crossroads, charcoal, ootd, empowerment

 I AM A CONFIDENT MUSLIMAH AND I AM NOT OPPRESSED. I AM AN #EMPOWEREDSOUL With so much calamity, distress and upset in the world today, we sometimes forget and live in a bubble oblivious to that which does not effect anyone else but ourselves. We become selfish. Some enjoin in broadening the gap between people by highlighting their differences instead of looking into that of which we share or are similar. Though in reality, we are all human. None are…

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Struggles at Work During Ramadhan

June 20, 2016

Ever wonder what your colleague goes through when they silently partake in the religious practice of fasting during Ramadhan?  But what is it? … Ramadhan is a time of fasting where each day during this month, Muslims all over the world abstain from eating, drinking as well as participating in anything that is ill-natured or excessive from dawn until the sun sets. Fasting is intended to educate the person in perseverance, self-restraint, spirituality, humility and patience. It is a time to cleanse…

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Hijab Is A Journey

June 7, 2016
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The art of donning the hijab personally spoke to me when I watched a series called “The Arrivals,” a Joint Production by truth-seekers Noreagaaa and Achernahr. This series explores the revelations in world religions regarding the arrivals of the Antichrist Dajjal, Imam Al-Mahdi and the second coming of Christ. A work inspired by Hashemsfilms and words of the Noble Qur’an, The Holy Bible and The Torah. This was not the reason why I started to wear hijab although was a…

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