The New Norm – Hijab and Fashion at NYFW!
Posted on Sep 18, 2019
By Rowayda Kawji
September heralds fall and back to school time – of sweater weather, digging out last-season’s boots, and of course, of New York Fashion Week (NYFW)! NYFW is always incredibly exciting to keep up with - from the new collections of major designers, to budding new designers, to eye-catching street style looks, to the race to piece together what will be the biggest trends of the 2020 spring season.
One thing that has made NYFW exponentially more exciting for modest dressers around the world is the increased representation of hijabis sitting in the front rows of fashion shows, walking the catwalks, stopping street style photographers in their tracks and sending their own designs down a catwalk. One could say that hijabs are the new norm at this year NYFW, as evidenced by a kick-off talk between Halima Aden and Noor Tagouri. With that in mind, here’s a round up of some Muslim women who absolutely nailed this NYFW!