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Dressing up as a Hijabi - How to style your Hijab for the formal

by Azelefa Khan on Apr 18, 2022

Dressing up as a Hijabi - How to style your Hijab for the formal

If you are thinking about wearing your Hijab to a formal event, you might be feeling a bit timid. What if you are the only one wearing a Hijab at the function? How will your Hijab match the fancy dress you have picked out? Luckily there are many ways to make the Hijab look great for a formal event. We have compiled a list of different ways you can rock your Hijab

The Hijab works as a statement piece

The Hijab is a unique garment for Muslim women and there's absolutely no reason why your Hijab can't be a fashion statement. The dignified garment of modesty has unlimited versatility and can be worn in various ways. Your Hijab is a way to express your personality, uniqueness, femininity and style. So yes, you definitely SHOULD go to that formal event and this article will tell you what to wear when you go!

What to wear with your Hijab

If you are going to an event where you will be wearing a Hijab, it is important to consider what type of clothing you will wear with it. You will want to make sure that your outfit is modest yet perfect for the occasion. When picking what to wear, you'll definitely want to make your choice based on the time of the event. Some dresses might work better during the day, while others are more elegant and suited for the evening. It is also important to consider the weather because you will want to make sure that your outfit will be appropriate for the time of day.

Here are a couple more style tips that will help with finding the right look for your formal as a Hijabi. You should make sure that you are wearing a long dress so that the hijab can be worn on top of it. The best way to do this is with a sheer overlay. You can also try a sheer overlay with a lace overlay. Definitely get creative with your selection by finding a sheer overlay that has a floral pattern on it. Depending on the weather, you might want to dress up your look even more with a long coat. For example, a long coat with a sheer overlay would look great. The key is to make sure that you are wearing something that is comfortable. You should also make sure that you are wearing something that is your style - and uniquely you!

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Hijab styles on the fancy side

If you have never worn a hijab, it can be a little intimidating to think about how to coordinate it with an outfit. Even the experienced Hijabis have a tough time picking the right Hijab style for special events like a fancy dinner or a wedding reception. However, there are some great styles that you can try out.

The Turban Hijab.

The Turban Hijab

The Pinless Hijab.

The Pinless Hijab

The Accessory Hijab.

The Earring Friendly Hijab.

The Earring Friendly Hijab

The Classic.

The Classic.

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Conclusion.

Hijab is a beautiful accessory that can help women feel more confident and empowered. Even if getting ready for the gala seems intimidating, you can rest assured that your Hijab will only ever highlight you in a positive manner. Be confident and enjoy the event with your modest, fashionable Hijab-friendly outfit.