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15 Alternative Ways To Dress Modestly

These stylish modest fashion bloggers have given a modern twist to the abaya and hijab

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20 March 2018

Wearing an abaya or a hijab is a women's choice

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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince announced that wearing an abaya or hijab is a women’s choice, as the laws of Sharia stipulate women to dress respectfully but do not specify a black abaya or a black head cover. Therefore a woman can decide “what type of decent and respectful attire she chooses to wear."

This news has inspired us to highlight our favourite looks from modest fashion bloggers who style the hijab and abaya in creative and alternative ways. As a change in women’s dress code in Saudi Arabia could be imminent, we’ve got ways to dress respectfully but with some style!

In the Middle East and particularly in Saudi Arabia, it is common for women to wear a loose-fitting full-length robe with a hijab in public. But some Muslim women in Dubai and around the world, choose to add some flair to their outfit with chic looks that are still respectful.

As the modest fashion movement continues to grow, we’ve got potential inspiration on how to dress in Saudi Arabia in the future –maybe! As here are 10 stylish modest street style looks we love...

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