Tag Archives: hijab

On Encouraging a Child’s Enthusiasm

Part of the Teaching Your Child Salat series Don’t start unless you won’t stop? Another sister had just finished telling me how she had discouraged her teenage daughter from wearing the hijab. “She asked me to wear it,” she said, … Continue reading

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A Question Of Hijab?

A Question Of Hijab? Tackling it from a comic angle. Continue reading

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Alsharifa Full-Coverage Swimsuit Review: Laguna

I finally went ahead and ordered another “full coverage” swimsuit. After poking around online a bit, I decided to try Alsharifa this time. They had a lot of information about their suits (including positive reviews) on their websites, which is always a plus. Also, their suits came in at about $100 for top and bottom (with shipping and minus the coupon I found with a quick search online). Continue reading

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Bokitta Hijabs

Today, I received a long-awaited package from Lebanon containing a new type of hijab I’ve been wanting to try for a long time. First, a little explanation about bokitta. They make a unique hijab called “Voila!” which looks like an elaborately wrapped shayla, but is in (almost) one piece and does not require any pins at all. The reason why they chose the name is obvious, I think :). If not, it will be once you read on..! Continue reading

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