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27/07/2020
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RELEASE YOUR HAPPY HORMONES

Covid-19 has hit us hard. Staying home can be hard for a lot of people. We realise that staying home can be boring and maybe depressing to some. We found a way to release those endorphins that’s been trapped in your body, you gotta start working out! Yes, we know. Some of you need the mood to exercise, some of you just feel like home is not the right environment, you’d rather exercise in a gym, but hey, there are many ways you can workout. It’s not just running or... Read More

20/07/2020
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Beyond Sustainable Scarves

A current trend that we are seeing these days is sustainability. Sustainability of products are making a mark not just in the fashion world, but in almost every aspect of life. We are beginning to see sustainable bags, sustainable pots, sustainable energy, sustainable beauty, sustainable shoes and lots more. A lot of fashion retailers are also following the trend by implementing sustainability in the brand DNA. It varies from the type of packaging they have, to the materials they use is their apparels and even recycling customers unwanted clothes. To... Read More

28/12/2017
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Get The Look: Modest Occasionwear

Party season is officially upon us! Between evenings out with friends, work do’s and family get-togethers, winter brings about a surplus of events and occasions that call for some fabulous outfits! If you’re looking to step up your wardrobe when putting together your look for a special occasion, you’ve come to the right place — here at Modestrove we’ve put together some of our top tips on how to nail modestly stylish occasionwear. From evening dresses and party ready hijabs to statement lipsticks, read on to discover how you can... Read More

22/11/2017

Gift Guide For Her: Master The Art Of Gift Giving

Isn’t there just something so joyful about gift giving? Seeing a loved one’s face light up when presented with a thoughtful gift is a feeling that can’t really be beaten! The only issue is — what to actually buy them?! Finding the perfect gift can be tricky business, but fear not — at Modestrove we’re here to lend a hand! Whether you’re splashing out for a special occasion such as a birthday, Ramadan, Eid, Christmas or New Year, or you’re simply wanting to show someone you care, we’ve put together... Read More

10/10/2017
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Our Top 6 Hijab Organisation Tips

Have you ever found yourself in this situation? You have a special event coming up — perhaps a big day at work, or a party you’ve been looking forward to for months? You’ve put together the perfect outfit and have just the hijab in mind to complete your look, but, as you’re getting ready, you realise with horror that it’s nowhere to be found! Your headscarves are all thrown together in a drawer; they’re unorganised, creased, and they take forever to sift through. The stress is building and before you... Read More

15/09/2017
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6 Fashion Trends You Need To Try This Autumn

Ah, autumn days! Fallen leaves, pumpkin spice and all the new trends a new season brings! The change of the season always calls for a switch up of our wardrobes, as brand new trends emerge, current trends are updated and some old favourites return. Now is the ideal time to refresh your wardrobe for the autumn winter season, and at Modestrove we’re here to lend a hand. We’ve scoured the top designers and studied long and hard during Fashion Week to bring you our six favourite trends for the AW17... Read More

06/09/2017
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Hijabs ‘R’ Us

Hello my lovelies, Have you ever had difficulties finding the right hijab in the UK? Have you ever had the experience of searching and searching and finally resorted to asking friends from overseas to bring back a sample when they visit you, or paying an exorbitant amount of money on postage fees because you bought a piece from across the world? Well, that was a normal problem for me growing up… there just wasn’t much options in Edinburgh – none that really catered to my style, anyway. Speaking with my... Read More

24/08/2017
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The Ultimate Guide To Hajj: What To Pack For Hajj

With the masses of information to absorb and the sheer volume of planning you need to undertake, for many, preparing for Hajj can be somewhat of an overwhelming task! From all the questions you’ve ever wanted answering to a handy Hajj packing checklist, here at Modestrove we thought we’d take some of the weight off that stressful planning period. We’ve put together the Ultimate Hajj Guide, so you can relax and look forward to the wonderful Hajj experience totally stress-free!   What is Hajj? In its most basic terms, the... Read More

13/06/2017
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5 Must Have Trends For Summer

Summer is finally upon us, and as the days get longer and warmer, it’s time to think about giving our wardrobes a good old seasonal refresh. Summer is the perfect time to get adventurous: from trying an exciting new trends to extending your colour palette, hot days leave us feeling inspired and creative when it comes to our fashion choices. Of course, the key thing to consider when it comes to hot summer days is practicality. Particularly for those of us who favour a more modest style of dress, keeping... Read More

25/05/2017
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Modesty in the Media

  Modesty and the media have a long and complicated relationship. In a world where those who demand attention receive it, for a long time modest women have been shunned in the media in favour of bigger, louder, and more prominent personalities. Recently, however, we are seeing somewhat of a modest revolution. More and more, the media is showcasing female role models who bring modesty into their modern lifestyle, showing that ladies can be confident and look fantastic while still upholding modest values. Modesty is creeping up through the cracks... Read More