Recently, a questioning of gender has begun to filter into the social consciousness, with the discussion of transgender identity entering the celebrity arena, leading to the widespread circulation of gender roles as a socially constructed phenomenon. The fashion industry appears to have always had a slightly complex relationship with feminism […]

Italian fashion duo Dolce and Gabanna are set to launch a collection of hijabs and abayas after spotting a gap in the market throughout the Middle East and Europe. The Abaya line adheres to the modesty requirements of Islam, whilst featuring enchanting designs which allow women to be strong in their faith, […]

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