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“Let your personal style represent who you are and not what you see people wearing”Teslimat Yusuf

My Style is one of our favourite features on the BN Style page, and judging from the responses it gathers, I can safely say, it has our readers interested.

A few days ago I received an email from one of our BellaNaija readers Teslimat Yusuf, and I immediately knew this would be one My Style feature that you would absloutly love, especially our fabulous Muslim stylistas.

Teslimat who is fondly called “Hajiya Belle” (a match made in heaven right?) by friends and family is a wife and mother to 2 beautiful girls. She was born and raised in Lagos, but later moved to the United Kingdom to study for her Bachelors degree in Accounting & Finance and an MBA in Financial Services.

After receiving her degrees, she took some time off to pursue her true passion, makeup and personal styling. She now works as a professional freelance makeup artist, personal stylist and personal shopper with her makeover and personal styling brand, Ma Bellé.

Today, we are going to be diving into the fabulous world of the Hajiyah Belle to find out how she styles her hijab, her favourite clothing stores and whose style she would love to have.

My Style Is…
Modest & Beautiful. 

As a Nigerian Muslim sister, I didn’t grow up using a hijab, although I knew it was a key part of my religion. I only started using the hijab recently and because of my fashion-conscious mind I was inclined to dress stylishly while dressing modestly as a hijabi (a covered Muslim sister).

I love my style because it expresses me modestly & beautifully in various aspects of my life. Firstly as a Muslim sister, a fashionista, wife & then a mother. I try to balance all these various aspects of my life through my love for fashion although I’m still evolving daily & discovering more about myself in Islamic-fashion terms.

Where Style Meets Personality
I’m such an introvert & a very shy person but I recently discovered that as a newbie hijabi, I get this huge confidence when I’m dressed in my hijab.

I get a lot of compliments from my husband, friends, family & even strangers who just see me on the road and tell me how beautiful yet modest I look. I admit it gives me so much joy, confidence and encouragement to continue to be who I am and hopefully encourage other non-hijabi Muslim sisters. My style fuels my confidence.

Where I Shop Till I Drop
I shop everywhere and anywhere. I do a lot of online shopping though because I find in-store shopping very time consuming and tiring.

I buy a lot of high street cloths like H&M, ASOS, MANGO, New Look, Next, Dorothy Perkins, River Island, etc. I occasionally shop from markets when I see something unusual and I’m also a huge bargain hunter!

I’m a self-confessed shopaholic. Whenever I see something I like, I grab & buy it immediately for the fear of not finding something like it ever again. The only good thing is that when I eventually get it delivered to me and I see it in reality and don’t like it as much, I return it back freely.

Hijab Glam
My hijab is my hair and I love to style it in different ways, each one to go for a particular outfit/outing. Either going to work, visiting friends & family or on special occasion.

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My Makeup Look
As a makeup artist, most people think I will love to have a fully made-up face everyday but the reverse is the case. I’m such a minimalist when wearing makeup.

As much as I love to go all out playing with colours on my beautiful clients, my everyday makeup usually consists of well-groomed brows, winged eye liner, a bit of natural blush & a nude or coloured lipstick (depending on the occasion).

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How I Accessorize
I call my accessories “Le Blings” because they complete my outfits. I love statement & colourful jewelry, mid heels and big bags.

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Feet & Shoes

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On a Regular Day
I like to wear simple yet vibrant looking outfits during the day. I wear a lot of flat pumps and wedges, floral/patterned scarves and long necklaces too.My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013035 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013039 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013040 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013042 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013045 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013049 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013052 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013058 My Style Teslimat Yusuf - BellaNaija - November2013074

Bag Life

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Getting My ‘Working Class Girl’ On
I love dark colours for my work looks with mid-high heel shoes & simple yet stylish jewelry.

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I Own the Night
This is when I like to go all out and dress to impress. I play with a lot of strong colours, plain coloured scarves finished with statement jewelry & high heels.

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I Think Every Girl Should Have
I can’t live without my hijab. I have over fifty of them, one for every style. I’ve got them in plain colours, animal prints, patterned & flowery ones, silk & cotton ones too. I think every girl should have a hijab or at least a scarf.

Black maxi skirts are my other must haves. These can be styled in different ways with any style & colour of tops & scarves. One more thing, I love blazers. They always give my outfits an edgy yet stylish finish.

My Advice for Other Stylistas
Let your personal style represent who you are and not what you see people wearing.

I’ll advice my Muslim sisters not to get discouraged about being modest while wearing western cloths (as we all know there’s a few of these modest clothes out there), you just have to look for some modest clothing to add on to the immodest ones. Invest in a few black long sleeve tops and some other plain coloured ones to help achieve that modest yet stylish look.

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If I Could Steal a Celebrity’s Wardrobe
I’ve just recently discovered the wife of former Emir of Qatar; Sheikha Mozah. She’s so glamorous and yet modest. I’ll love to take over her wardrobe if given the opportunity.

Which Celebrity Stole My Look
I’ll say the one Nigerian non-Muslim celebrity whose style I love the most is Genevieve Nnaji and when chanced, I tweak aspects of her style a bit to incorporate my modest Muslim side to it.

My Style Philosophy
You don’t have to break the bank to look and feel good. I always say to myself, “respect your money while expressing your inner fashion style“.

A huge thank you to Teslimat for sharing her style with us. To find out more on Teslimat and her fabulous style, check her out on Instagram @hajia_belle and @tesly4ever | Facebook.com/mabellemakeover
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95 Comments

  1. Changing Faces

    November 11, 2013 at 1:53 pm

    Nice… Simple and stylish

  2. Debby

    November 11, 2013 at 1:54 pm

    “Funky alhaja” way to go! Nice..

  3. eesha

    November 11, 2013 at 1:56 pm

    Masha Allah sis, love your style.

  4. Dids

    November 11, 2013 at 2:06 pm

    She looks nice and decent, only that the outfits in all the segments look the same to me. I think I have been wrong about what “I own the night” means, now it is clear that it means I took the pic at night.
    Thanx for sharing Alhaja!
    Next up Catholic Nun…

    • Leah

      November 11, 2013 at 6:30 pm

      I’m glad you took the bait not me.

    • lotadiamond

      July 4, 2014 at 1:51 pm

      Lol……I own the night….even the business outfits look funny…..wondering if corporate firms would let one come to work wearing a maxi skirt????

  5. Mrs Dangote (nee Anonymous)

    November 11, 2013 at 2:11 pm

    This is a funky Hajia! I work with a lady who wears the hijab as well and the way she combines her hijab and accessories would almost make you wish you wore the hijab.
    Nice photos.

  6. Aibee

    November 11, 2013 at 2:13 pm

    Haaa. She reminds me of Monsurat, my room mate in 400level back in Ife. we used to call her tapping alhaja! She really looks nices and dresses well too. I think non-muslim sisters can take a cue from her modesty. Especially the looks where she is wearing tops and skirts and not necessarily layering the clothes.

  7. SpecialK

    November 11, 2013 at 2:17 pm

    LOOOL @ Debby!!!!!!

    Masha Allah – love your use of colours! x

  8. Joan85

    November 11, 2013 at 2:25 pm

    No matter how many mini skirts or booty shorts are made in this our generation, modesty will always be more attractive…always!
    I’m not even a Muslim, but I love this sister’s style! Two thumbs up!! 🙂

    • Just saying...

      November 11, 2013 at 6:56 pm

      Same here, l’m not a muslim and this is appealing…
      She has a beautiful face too

  9. paloma

    November 11, 2013 at 2:25 pm

    cool

  10. Yt

    November 11, 2013 at 2:27 pm

    I soo much love her style. What an inspiration!
    Pls did I hear you say she’s a mother of 2!!!???

  11. AA

    November 11, 2013 at 2:30 pm

    Wow!!! This is so refreshing rather than the usual 20 packs of weave and short short skirts we see on this blog. This girl is gorgeous and modest. Naija girls down South (SW, SE, SS) need to learn a little bit about modesty from this girl

  12. Mz Socially Awkward...

    November 11, 2013 at 2:42 pm

    I like that she uses beads and other accessories to give the hijab a different look, very inspirational for other muslim women who may be looking for new ways to rock it.

  13. TA

    November 11, 2013 at 2:42 pm

    Me likey! You can never go wrong with modest dressing…

  14. asgrl

    November 11, 2013 at 3:03 pm

    The older i get, the more the modest style of fashion from northern/Muslim women appeals to me. I’m certainly over this whole dressing in underwear/Mesh cutout era.

    She looks great.

  15. iba

    November 11, 2013 at 3:20 pm

    I think this is a breath of fresh air for me. Alot of ”do able” stuff from Teslimat for the average Nigerian woman. Can i also add for a mother of 2, she has kept her body very very well. Good one.

  16. saphyah

    November 11, 2013 at 3:38 pm

    Beautiful 🙂 The Hijab does not stop you from being
    stylish.

  17. saphyah

    November 11, 2013 at 3:39 pm

    Beautiful 🙂 The Hijab does not stop you from being
    stylish. Btw, this is way better than hijab on cleavage baring
    tops:)

  18. Fashionista

    November 11, 2013 at 3:39 pm

    Me likey!

  19. temitope

    November 11, 2013 at 3:40 pm

    Wooowww. I am soo inspired by this. I am also a muslim, I cover my hair and I also have over 60 pairs of scarfs thou I wear mine in the of turban instead of hijab. The scarfs always add to the beauty of the dressing when combined very well and I also get lots of compliments from colleagues, friends and family.

  20. Dammy

    November 11, 2013 at 3:46 pm

    awwww beautiful!!! wish i can start dressing dis way too but its expensive mehn….really wish to *sigh* may God help me

  21. Tinuade

    November 11, 2013 at 3:47 pm

    not bad. her accessories look cheap though. She needs to study the fab emirati hijabis who walk around Dubai Mall. Their accessories game is always on point and not just cos they wear chanel bags etc but cos put things together that work and compliment the overall look.

    • Mrs Dangote (nee Anonymous)

      November 11, 2013 at 3:56 pm

      Let’s see yours please. Fab emirati hijab ko!

    • Emeka

      November 11, 2013 at 4:01 pm

      Madam cheap accessories … Na you sabi.. Pscheewwwww!!!!!! How has the “cheap accessories” detracted from how good she looks?

    • mental

      November 11, 2013 at 7:00 pm

      hehehe can i see ur pic pls….

    • dovy

      November 11, 2013 at 8:48 pm

      arrogance!!! phew

    • Ekwitosi

      November 12, 2013 at 12:12 am

      @Tinuade, please this style is for the everyday woman. It mustn’t be expensive for it to be fabulous! This is where we miss it, we think it has to be expensive to make a statement. This lady has just carved a niche for herself and she is going to make a lot of money by filling this gap! Who knows how many muslim ladies that are wondering how to be a little more stylish and modest at the same time. Well to go girl!

    • bvs

      November 12, 2013 at 12:24 am

      Cheap or not, she looks really gorgeous in all her pics. Why wld u av to compare her wt arabs? They live in gold. U dnt av to break a bank to look gud. Well done tesly, I love ur style.

    • susu

      November 13, 2013 at 11:29 am

      Daftest Comment ever……………rubbish

    • Aduke

      November 16, 2013 at 8:23 am

      How annoying and rude??!! Mscheeeeeewww!

  22. Hadassah

    November 11, 2013 at 3:49 pm

    Beautiful outfit. I love the mystery and elegance of modesty.

    nappilynigeriangirl.blogspot.com

  23. T

    November 11, 2013 at 3:58 pm

    This is one stylish lady….

  24. Gorgeous

    November 11, 2013 at 4:02 pm

    I am crazy about shoes, so i dont know. But what is the use of wearing fabulous shoes no one can see. Maybe she should invest in some skinny pants that reach her ankles. IDK :/

  25. prisca

    November 11, 2013 at 4:08 pm

    Wow! I so much love her dressing

  26. princess

    November 11, 2013 at 4:10 pm

    who wouldnt love gennys style. i love her style too lol

  27. Tess

    November 11, 2013 at 4:21 pm

    You can be stylish and modest without breaking the bank. Thank you Teslimat for reminding us. You look gorgeous dear!

  28. Ozozoma

    November 11, 2013 at 4:25 pm

    Which is one is cheap in the matter ,some opinions shud be kept to oneself. Tinuade pls show us your accessories.Whats important here is the way she combined them with diff looks and looks good.

  29. mary gomez

    November 11, 2013 at 4:46 pm

    Its really beautiful gal!!!

  30. Hurpeyeahmie

    November 11, 2013 at 4:49 pm

    stylish and beautiful

  31. Luchizee

    November 11, 2013 at 4:58 pm

    Really nice..

  32. anniesexy Mbz

    November 11, 2013 at 5:18 pm

    Nice combo, covered up nd still sexy, well done! Hajia

  33. Rox

    November 11, 2013 at 5:53 pm

    so decent and classy,,,,nice one there Hajia

  34. lucy tracy

    November 11, 2013 at 6:30 pm

    WOW!!!! Elegant… Madam cheap, can we please take a look at some of your expensive accessories??!! joy killer

    • Bisny

      November 14, 2013 at 11:28 am

      This tho! 🙁

  35. Oyinkan

    November 11, 2013 at 7:27 pm

    I don’t really like most of it, and not because its conservative. I actually love conservative dressers especially Sheikah Mozah of Kuwait. Her stuff all looks the same, and its just not well-put together. I don’t really have the word for it, but I don’t love it.

    Her makeup is nice though.

  36. NNENNE

    November 11, 2013 at 7:45 pm

    Who said modesty and elegance do not go together? Lovely.

  37. Binmiu

    November 11, 2013 at 7:47 pm

    Beautiful woman – I am sure your husband appreciates your beauty more as you preserve yourself for him with the way you dress outside.

  38. Oyinkan

    November 11, 2013 at 7:54 pm

    Ok, I found the word. Matronly.

  39. Xtsy

    November 11, 2013 at 8:24 pm

    “Return it back freely” Wetin eye no go see for dis
    bellanaija

  40. cinderella

    November 11, 2013 at 9:11 pm

    nice one sissy,i see you ozozoma.

  41. Uju Lilian Ikegbune

    November 11, 2013 at 10:22 pm

    This is about d best. ‘My style’ post in a long while, my
    opinion tho! I love d hijab, d color combo, d outfits, dfoot wear,
    the make up and most importantly d jewelries, so nice. Pls can she
    give us a tutorial on how to tye d hijab

  42. Jum Jum

    November 11, 2013 at 11:05 pm

    Maa Shaa Allah!!! I love her style so much!!!!

  43. Seyi

    November 12, 2013 at 12:14 am

    Love it! Stylish and modest!

  44. olori Tari

    November 12, 2013 at 3:30 am

    Gorg. La best.

  45. Grown Woman

    November 12, 2013 at 6:40 am

    She loooks stunning.

  46. Been there

    November 12, 2013 at 8:10 am

    yaaayyyy…..Tesly made it on. the last pic is just fab… like something out of a movie.

  47. Hausa Girl in Texas

    November 12, 2013 at 8:26 am

    AlhamduliAllah.
    It’s so beautiful MashAllah.
    But Hijab are also worn to cover your
    Chest.
    God bless you.

  48. Modella

    November 12, 2013 at 8:54 am

    Nice,I just learnt that you can still style your hijab with neck piece!!!

  49. Eve82

    November 12, 2013 at 9:11 am

    Okay, this one is not working for me. I couldn’t look past the head scarf or whatever it is called. If you know me, I absolutely hate covering my hair. To even tie gele is problem, be it chapeau or whatever. She looks good, but this one is most definitely not my style.

    Oh and that I own the night look, according to a previous comment, it sure has to be redefined!

  50. MO

    November 12, 2013 at 9:31 am

    U Simply made Islam beautiful…. I love , love and love …mayb i would have to start covering my hair ….

  51. smashingM

    November 12, 2013 at 9:36 am

    She pulled it off. Stylishly beautiful

  52. mercii

    November 12, 2013 at 9:46 am

    very stylish yet very modest too! ladies should emulate,modesty is the key! keep it up tes.

  53. pweetypeepy

    November 12, 2013 at 9:59 am

    This is very lovely. I am not a Muslim, but i am a fan of modest and decent dressing. You look happy and more comfortable with your dressing and i am so sure your husband must really be proud of you. Thanks Teslimat Yusuf for sharing your style with us. I personally do love and appreciate your style. Please keep it up and groom your daughters in this way too.

  54. pweetypeepy

    November 12, 2013 at 9:59 am

    This is very lovely. I am not a Muslim, but i am a fan of modest and decent dressing. You look happy and more comfortable with your dressing and i am so sure your husband must really be proud of you. Thanks Teslimat Yusuf for sharing your style with us. I personally do love and appreciate your style. Please keep it up and groom your daughters in this way too.

  55. Fabulous Dee

    November 12, 2013 at 10:44 am

    Quite exquisite. My Question is: Does she ever get to go without the scarf? its too much na

  56. hannah

    November 12, 2013 at 10:56 am

    her style is so not my style

  57. Rukaiyatu

    November 12, 2013 at 11:15 am

    comment

  58. aleesha

    November 12, 2013 at 12:26 pm

    Kudos Teslimat for making modest dressing attractive too. You’re one stylish mama, and your daughters have a positive role model to look up to. You’ve made the head covering attractive to me, and I’m not even muslim!

  59. jinkelele

    November 12, 2013 at 1:33 pm

    Not a particular fan of her style but her make-up thumbs up
    And I think the look I liked the most is the leopard skin scarf. UK
    has some stylish scarf wearers sha

  60. FlyHijabi

    November 12, 2013 at 4:18 pm

    As much as it’s easy to want to agree with all the comments and give Teslimah a thumbs up,I just can’t bring myself to yet I don’t want to sound like a ‘hater’. Oh that word again! Coming from someone who wears hijab and loves it, I have to point out that hijab is not your hair girl,so you don’t have to pile it atop your head with tonnes of make up on! It defeats the purpose if you know what I mean. Also,like someone else pointed out,hijab is meant to cover your chest too. In a nutshell,hijab is worn to leave a lot to the imagination not just cover the ears and neck. My christian lecturer(a man) once told me that I didn’t know what I was doing and I should learn how to do it right. He was referring to my hijab because I hadn’t learned then that hijab has conditions that shouldn’t be adjusted to make it trendy.

  61. OmoMakun-www.ankarafestla.com

    November 12, 2013 at 7:10 pm

    I salute you my sister! You are beautiful both inside and
    out. I hope all women will take a cue from this, you don’t have to
    expose all to be considered beautiful

  62. Opeyemi

    November 12, 2013 at 7:20 pm

    My darling Peju… Nice nice nice! Make-up is always on
    point too!

  63. Juju

    November 13, 2013 at 6:57 am

    Oh Alhamdullilah
    Ive always covered wt hijab…bt i jst recently adopted s skirt and shirt outlook! And im enjoying it…i feel more powerful nd confident nd wt my scarfs….NO Joke…a very imp prt of my wardrobe…thanks Teslima…jst got more ideas for color mixing

  64. Juju

    November 13, 2013 at 7:08 am

    I had to go bck nd look at dz tinuade’s comment…dts sad cmin frm an educated elite which in sure u r…emirati women as u clearly pointed out are diff frm us… We r all muslim women bt frm d moutains of algeria to the tropics of nigeria, to the nile of egypt, d deserts of d sahara nd to d arbian desert.. We all have our traditions nd dress diffrently.Were u got urslf confused is by sayin dt not jst bcuz dey were channel bags*. If ur comment ws only directed towards her color mixing nd outlook u shld nt have made refrence to dat… As a muslim woman..i have seen it all i OFten ASK MY SELF…IS WEARING ABAYA MY ONLY ISLAMIC IDENTITY? Nd d ansa is HELL NO..im not an emirati woman…and frankly speaking abaya is nt prt of ny traditional outfit or smethin im use to wearing.. The optimum goal for most of us young muslim ladies is to look GORGEOUs nd MODEST in wht we r use 2 wearing …like ankara, lace, velvet…nd english wear…. And im REALLY HAPPY THAT BELLA NAIJA FEATURED DZ..U r reaching out to million of muslim women out there…thank u

  65. My style

    November 13, 2013 at 9:00 am

    This is totally awesome, I love every bit of her fashion sense.

  66. saphyah

    November 13, 2013 at 4:25 pm

    @flyhijabi, I understand what you are driving at, but then
    again, Teslimah said she is a new hijabi, still on the road I guess
    🙂 so no harm if her hijab is still “mini”, bottomline is, she is
    “stylishly decent” still.

  67. IderaOluwa

    November 14, 2013 at 11:46 am

    Some of us need to learn how to make comments on social media. Its very sad,and appalling how some people make their comment. Fine,if her style is not okay by you,i see no reason why you should rule things out here. You can rather say nothing,its not a must u make comment anyways!. If she were to wear ‘bikini’ &Stuffs like that,i’m absolutely sure you would like that. Teslim,i love your style and pray Allah assist you,and guide your ways. You are indeed a matronly! Love you sis,keep it up. You’re trending 😉 :d

  68. Caramel

    November 17, 2013 at 5:21 pm

    MashAllah…Beautiful my sister.

  69. Tee

    November 20, 2013 at 12:02 pm

    It can only get better! It is encouraging to see someone who never used to cover her hair adorning the hijab. It is my hope and prayer that this inspires other who are looking to cover their hairs and dress more modestly to do so. I also sometime down the line, we will be seeing Tesly adorning longer hijabs :)… In the meantime, I believe it will be helpful if you can teach us how to tie the hijab – probably a step by step written approach can be posted here or a YouTube video as appropriate.

  70. MaNai

    December 5, 2013 at 11:57 pm

    MashaAllah! lovely hijabi belle!

  71. Mee

    February 11, 2014 at 10:53 am

    I know I’m going to get a lot of attacks if not insults on this one but i hope the subject and others get to read this. I am talking from an Islamic perspective and I’m sure only a few would understand.
    I love your style and Well done. I’m what u’d call a ‘whatsup/funky Alhaja’ as well however the minimum your hijab needs to cover is your bossom. that’s the shortest your hijab is allowed to be. I’m a hijabi myself and NOT perfect and this is sincerely not meant to criticise or condemn but gently point to the correct from of hijab. I hope this offends one and I pray Allah rewards every effort on the hijab no matter how short.

    Yusuf Ali translation of Quran 24 vs 31:
    ”And say to the believing women that they should lower their gaze and guard their modesty; that they should not display their beauty and ornaments except what (must ordinarily) appear thereof; that they should draw their veils over their bosoms and not display their beauty except to their husbands, their fathers, their husband’s fathers, their sons, their husbands’ sons, their brothers or their brothers’ sons, or their sisters’ sons, or their women, or the slaves whom their right hands possess, or male servants free of physical needs, or small children who have no sense of the shame of sex; and that they should not strike their feet in order to draw attention to their hidden ornaments. And O ye Believers! turn ye all together towards Allah, that ye may attain Bliss”

  72. Mee

    February 11, 2014 at 10:57 am

    this just correcting the typos on the previous message so its not misunderstood. I meant to say ……. ‘I hope this offends no one …….’ and not ”I hope this offends one…..”
    ALSO
    ”correct form of hijab” not ”correct from of hijab…”

  73. Z

    July 1, 2014 at 4:33 pm

    It is good to see this website featuring women that dress decently. However, we should know that hijab and fashionable cannot coexist in the same sentence, let alone in practice. My dear sister taslimah, I admire your effort. I used to be just like you, a very fashionable Muslim, who wears bright colors, attractive makeup, perfume, enough bling to gain attention and compliments. It’s okay, as long as I cover my hair, and my dress is long enough. But here are the true requirements of hijab as ordained by Allah s.w.t. 1. That it covers everything except your palms and face: so that rules out all three quarter sleeves then. 2. That it not be transparent. 3. That it not in anyway show the shape of your body( a hijab should not allow anyone to be able to tell your front from your backside except by your face). 4.That it not attract attention. So the colors and the make and especially the compliment one receives has defeated the whole purpose. When I saw this link and how a Muslim sisters face and figure and smile was paraded for the whole world to see, I felt like tears. But of course the compliments make it alllllll worthwhile…..hurrah.

  74. misspinkii

    July 13, 2014 at 9:15 am

    Jazakhilahu kairan

  75. rofiat

    July 19, 2014 at 11:56 pm

    Moi role model.i love dis

  76. hajiahassy

    August 14, 2014 at 11:17 pm

    its really gorgeous….i luv ur style so much n wish to b lyk u…to build my home n still hav dis on point…tumbs up maam.

  77. tairat

    September 13, 2014 at 6:56 pm

    Thanks Teslimat Yusuf for sharing your style with us. I personally do love and appreciate your style. Please keep it up and groom your daughters in this way too.

  78. Nafisat

    May 30, 2015 at 2:03 pm

    Lovely,not revealing and simply beautiful.
    Masha Allah sister.

  79. lubabah

    October 24, 2015 at 8:44 pm

    Ur style is indeed modest and chased… Nice one. Sister in Islam.

  80. fattymah

    August 1, 2016 at 1:44 pm

    I love dis, but wanted 2 ask hw do I go abt wearing sneakers with my hijab, I love them

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