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Fashion

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

27/02/2020
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THE ABSOLUTE KNIT

On cold or windy days, what do you go for first? A comfy sweater? Your Ugg Boots? A hot cup of tea? Yes to all. We will always go for comfort. Anything that keeps us comfortable and warm and cozy. We would like to introduce to one more item you should add to the list of comfy must haves – knitted scarves! ULFA knitted scarves are amazing! These scarves are beautifully handcrafted and designed for all face shapes and sizes. They are so versatile, it can be wrapped into multiple... Read More

24/07/2018
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Summer Fashion

Ahhh summer. Nothing like waking up to a ray of sunshine hitting through your window. Although the heat is starting to bug people on most days, we always need to look at the greener side of this situation and make the best out of it. There’s more reason for you to have ice-cream everyday now (yes!), and the more reason for picnics, barbeques and gatherings. But you know what I am mostly excited for when summer is approaching? New clothes! I love exploring new trends that pop out every year.... 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

06/11/2017
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Miss M Ascia

Hello my lovelies, It’s the start of a new month, which means … a new Modest Crush!   It thrills me to introduce Ascia Al Faraj as our November Modest Crush, better known to most of us as Ascia AKF. One of the giants in the modest fashion industry, she has worked with some of the biggest names in the world of high fashion: Ralph Lauren, Dior, and Chanel to name just a few. But it is her recent collaboration with Italian online fashion retailer Net-a-Porter that really struck a... Read More

18/10/2017
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Miss M Hijab-friendly Halloween Costumes

Hello my lovelies! We can say a lot of things about October, but really, there’s only one thing on everone’s minds: Halloween! As I walk by coffee shops and store windows I can already see the Halloween cheer – pumpkins, skeletons, paper cut-outs of bats and cobwebs. I catch people talking about plans for their Halloween costumes and I, myself, have begun scrolling through Pinterest to see what I would like to be on the 31st of October. I have realized, however, that ideas for hijab-friendly Halloween costumes are hard... Read More

11/10/2017
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Miss M Styling Theselina

Hello my lovelies, I’ve received a few questions from readers about styling our Modestrove products. Some of our Modest babes were just beginning to play around with accessories, finding out how to mix and match colours, while our more Seasoned Modest Women were interested in how I would personally style a particular Modestrove item. After sitting on this idea for a while, I’ve decided to show you how I would dress up one of my favourite items – The Selina handbag.   The first style is a more casual, daytime... 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