Tag: mom fashion

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Travel Diaries: what I wore to Spain

We traveled to Spain with the kids and thoroughly enjoyed our trip. The weather was warm during the day and cool at night. Best way to pack would be to check the forecast before you go and pack accordingly. I picked brighter colors and prints, especially for Barcelona as it is a city inspired by Gaudi. Spain has some of the most incomparable architecture. … Read More Travel Diaries: what I wore to Spain

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Spring finds at target

If you want to try some of Spring’s 2018 trends but don’t want to spend a ton of money, take a look at Target. Lavender has been declared Pantone’s color of the year. This cute handbag is the right shade and perfect for spring. https://www.target.com/p/women-s-mini-with-bow-crossbody-bag-a-new-day-153/-/A-53159524?preselect=52828057#lnk=sametab Pink is always a color to add to any spring wardrobe. I saw these heels and couldn’t resist the … Read More Spring finds at target

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Tulle skirts and hijab

Long skirts are always a fashion staple in any hijabi’s closet as they are modest and can be dressed up and down. Tulle skirts especially add a little something to any special occasion and now there are so many options available for any look you are going for. Here’s a look at that I recently wore for my friend’s baby shower. I love how … Read More Tulle skirts and hijab

Wearing one item many ways

We recently had our closet redone which gave me a chance to do a much needed purge. It also got me thinking about what pieces I wanted to keep and has made me much more mindful about what pieces I wanted to add. I have started to look for pieces with more versatility and can work with what I already own. I came across … Read More Wearing one item many ways

Spring Florals

Who doesn’t love spring (besides allergy sufferers)? The days are warmer and longer and nature is abuzz with activity. Flowers are abloom and are the perfect inspiration for your spring wardrobe! I’ve rounded up some outfit ideas for this spring. I have stuck to one floral print per outfit as you really don’t want to clash with too many prints at one time Adding … Read More Spring Florals

Winter Whites

That old fashion rule of no white after labor day is just that, an old fashioned rule. This rule has been more common among the older generation and among people in the Southern states. There are ways to wear white that can be trendy and also appropriate for cooler winter weather. Layering and using heavier or richer fabrics are key to pulling off this … Read More Winter Whites

Holiday fashion

Those of us living in the West are in the middle of holiday season. With that comes the endless holiday parties, which begs the eternal question, what will I wear?  Depending on your comfort with bling, you can go all out with a fully sequined jumpsuit or add a subtle shimmer through details on your pieces.   This skirt from hijabefy has a beautiful … Read More Holiday fashion

Fall fashion

Hope everyone had a lovely thanksgiving holiday! I don’t know where the time has flown this year, I can’t believe it’s almost December already! This fashion post can almost be a fall/winter post. This year, it seems that skinny jeans are heading out and making way for more modest fit pants like flare jeans and palazzo pants. I do tend to dress more comfortably so … Read More Fall fashion

Fashion starts with good and comfortable undergarments

Can we discuss the sad state of most mom bras? Sad, misshapen and ill fitting and way past their expiration date is what most moms have in their underwear drawer. Some of us have even hung on to nursing bras well into our childrens toddler years. My tailor recently reminded me to wear a good bra fitting for a blouse fitting, “You know most … Read More Fashion starts with good and comfortable undergarments

Long cardigans

Eid mubarak! Hope everyone got to enjoy their Eid with family and friends. Today’s fashion post is about long cardigans. Whenever I wear one, I get tons of compliments from hijabis and non hijabis alike. These were really light and handy during the summer months and can easily be layered and transition into fall. They are sold at a number of online hijab boutiques … Read More Long cardigans

Fall Fashion for the mature hijabi

 Fall is right around the corner and is easily my favorite season. The vibrant hues of the leaves whirling in the brisk wind, cups of hot apple cider, that little chill in the air is a wonderful reprieve from the hot and humid summers down in the South. For the hijabi, it’s also a time to break out our modest fashions. Here is my … Read More Fall Fashion for the mature hijabi