I remember when my dad told me to fill in a form for internet and get it signed in school, way back when ( yes I am THAT old). I was one of the first few people to have internet at my home. At that point, I was probably the only one that knew how … More Just that one comment..
Social Media. Everyone’s involved. Even the earlier generation (parents, sometimes grandparents..) is joining in. Its now our mainstream news. Its advertisement. Its where we get advise, where we get support and where connections are made. What worries me, is the mental health issues associated with it. You can see hints of anxiety, depression, stress and … More Social Media, Mental Health & a Review
I must say, two years ago when we decided to move here to London, I was ecstatic. I often told myself, I wanted to live in this city one day. How vibrant, busy and welcoming it felt to any outsider. I think because, you are accepted for what you are. My interpretation of this may be … More This isn’t Goodbye..
I used to be someone who likes visiting the capital city of a country, I felt like for example if I visit Tokyo, I have conquered Japan, and if I’ve visited Moscow, I’d have conquered Russia. I know thats way from the truth. But that was how I felt. On my Japan trip, I fell … More Porto; a gem in Portugal
I was super excited when dUCk was coming to London. I am not kidding. My heart leapt! I am not going to lie, I had this love- hate relationship with this brand. Hate because I simply could not understand high end products. But now I do! I really do. Especially since I have tipped my … More dUCk & Aere event
I am so happy to be part of this project. I mean its just one millisecond, but it was fun! Can you spot anyone else? Song Cover Girl by Deen Squad a hip hop group from Canada. Support the hijab cause. Deen squad facebook & instagram. Great initiative Deen Squad!
Finally! I had some time in between cleaning the house and playing with my 1 year old to edit this. I hope my short video did some justice to the whole event. The first day I had to bring my baby as hubs was having exams and he needed time to study. It was a … More #LMFW Video
<tickets here>< click the LMFW tab> **be sure to use codes available for discounts! Only a few days left! I’m looking forward to this event. InsyaAllah its the event to be at. Most of my friends that I have met through the world of instagram will be there. I can’t wait! There will be some of … More London Modest Fashion Week!
Today is @worldhijabday. I grew up in 2 different environments where the cloth that I wore on my head was seen as being ‘weird’ or ‘different’ and sometimes a threat in one world. In the other, it was seen as a measuring instrument of one’s piety. It should be neither of those prejudiced thoughts. … More World Hijab Day & Winter Lights.
Here’s a short review on the Alicia Dress by Sanrouf London. They’re having a sale and this is at 50% off. Don’t miss!