Modest Style: Abaya Collection 2012

With a cup of green tea in my hand I sat down to catch-up with Ashia Akram, Creative Director of Abaya Collection to talk about her journey since launching Abaya Collection and it’s new sizzling  2012 collection. theBritishHijabi readers will remember a spotlight article of Abaya Collection launch 12months ago, and Ashia Akram has certainly been busy…

Designer Profile: Baraka

“To be ….or not to be”  Baraka clothing merges this polarising dictum  for the fashion world. To find out how and catch a designer brand to watch stay tuned below: “To be or not to be”, “to have or have not” are the segregating class statements that translate to many communities across the globe. In particular,…

Designer Profile: Ashia Akram’s Abaya Collection

She’s a fashion designer, a social worker, a champion of charity and an all class stlylista. The creative Ashia Akram is the Abaya Collection Fashinista that every hijabi girl could do with. Us hijabis know that it is difficult to buy stylish affordable abaya’s which represent anything other than plain black, oblong shaped ones. For…