As an Egyptian American, I have faced a lot of speculation regarding my roots. From Greek to Italian to Indian, I have been mistaken for everyone. Well, everyone with an olive-skin undertone. But when I inform people that I’m Egyptian, there are two specific reactions that dominate the rest: fascination and disappointment. For many non-Arabs, being Egyptian is an interesting and (forgive my use of the word) exotic conversation starter. Immediately, I am compared to some actr
What do you think when you think of fashion? Catwalks? Bizarre runway clothes? Short dresses on thin models? Well when I think of fashion I see something else. Fashion to me is "modest chic" as it is to many other American Muslim ladies. The The Muslim fashion industry is definitely not a small one, nor a new one. it literally spreads all over the world. Here I will be talking about the American and U.K Muslim fashion world.
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