halima aden makes history in her burkini on the cover of sports illustrated
The Somali-American model is the first to wear a full-body swimsuit and hijab on the cover of the magazine's swimsuit issue.
“as a kid I never felt beautiful” – model halima aden on how self-confidence changed her
From learning to braid hair at a refugee camp in Kenya to becoming the first woman to compete for Miss Minnesota USA in a hijab and burkini, Halima Aden knows a thing or two about beauty.
halima aden and carine roitfeld discuss what they’ve learned from each other
Following her BoF VOICES discussion with Carine Roitfeld, the first hijab-wearing fashion model Halima Aden discusses the universality of modest fashion, the need to challenge perceptions and what beauty means in 2018.
halima aden: the hijabi model of the moment brings much-needed diversity to milan
Alberta Ferretti cast Yeezy star Halima Aden in her autumn/winter 17 show to break down 'cultural and mental barriers'. Read what designer and model have to say about it.
this week in fashion
It’s been a week of exciting and groundbreaking firsts in the industry this week.