• San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    SAN FRANCISCO - The head covering is among the most identifiable elements of Muslim women's dress and most likely to be portrayed as drab and restrictive to the Western eye. But a new exhibition in San Francisco shows that the covering used by some Muslim women can be a bright yellow head wrap or...
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  • San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

    San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

    1 month ago - By National Post

    SAN FRANCISCO - The head covering is among the most identifiable elements of Muslim women's dress and most likely to be portrayed as drab and restrictive to the Western eye.
    But a new exhibition in San Francisco shows that the covering used by some Muslim women can be a bright yellow head wrap or a loose drape of rose; a black silk and lace scarf by Dolce & Gabbana; or a hood attached to an extra-long girls' dress.
    “Contemporary Muslim Fashions” opens Saturday at the de Young Museum with about 80 ensembles by nearly 60 designers from around the world, including the Middle East and...
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  • San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

    1 month ago - By Miami Herald

    A new exhibition in San Francisco aims to show the diversity and creativity of modern fashion for Muslim women. "Contemporary Muslim Fashions" opens Saturday at the de Young Museum with...
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