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Modesty

05/02/2018
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WORLD HIJAB DAY!

Let us celebrate the strong and talented women that have changed the face of the media. In light of this special day, here are a few talented and badass women that have changed the game and made history. Ibtihaj Muhammad: A powerful athlete and fencing champion. She became the first Muslim woman to wear the Hijab and represent the U.S.A. Ibtihaj’s talents have shined brightly, while inspiring other women to step out of their comfort zone and embrace their talents while wearing the Hijab. A reminder that just because you... 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

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

10/05/2017
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Victoria Beckham – Making it Modest

Personally, I think Victoria Beckham’s style sense is stylish, consistent and impeccably modest. She remains true to her figure, to her values and ideals as her collections have been consistent to that theme. Looking at her fashion sense through the years evokes a strong Coco Chanel presence. Classy & Modest She keeps things neat, trim, unfussy, flowing and user adaptable. Just look at the classic flow of this black and white striped long skirt. Easy to move about in, goes below the knees, and keeping it classy at the same... Read More

03/05/2017
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6 Strong Women & their Unique Style Identities

Ever notice that strong women are stylish women too? We thought it’s time we highlight pretty strong women of our time and take note of their distinctive styles. Women who make statements and beyond with their personal fashion choices, while staying true to themselves and aren’t afraid to be different. Of course we also love their modest appearance. We present you with 2 Royalties, 2 First Ladies, a Talk Show queen and 1 Fashion trailblazer. We realize all these women have 3 key elements in place that make them unique,... Read More