May 7, 2011

May 2011 HFW Details


After all the anticipation and excitement for this month's HFW, we're finally revealing the juiciest details! Take a look below at this year's selected categories and also, something NEW this year: our list of SPONSORS who have so graciously been working with us to set up GIVEAWAYS, EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS, and SNEAK PEEKS, just for our participants and fans! We LOVE you girls, show us some love back! :D

Now, to business!

: : : drumroll please : : :

The Categories Are:

Day 1 (May 30) - Work Wear
Us girls got to make some money! What would you wear in a professional environment?

Day 2 (May 31) - Formal Attire
Whether it's traditional/cultural, black tie event, weddings, or anything else, show us how you get dressed up for formal event!

Day 3 (June 01) - Work Out Wear
A new category, but so essential! What do you wear when exercising, going to the gym, or anything to stay active and fit?

Day 4 (June 02) - Date Night
If you're married, you know what this is all about! Share how you can dress up an outfit for a night out with your husband (or future husband for all us single ladies out there)!

Day 5 (June 03) - Jummah
Jummah Jamaat (Friday Prayer) is very specific to Islam and the sunnah says to wear something simple, clean, and new if you can! What's your favorite thing to wear when visiting the mosque?

Day 6 (June 04) - Vacation / Travel
Time to kick back and relax! What do you wear on vacation or while traveling?

Day 7 (June 05) - Party Hostess
Last HFW we had Girls' Night Out, but this year YOU are the hostess! What would do you wear when you call your girls over to hang out? What kind of parties or get-togethers do you like best?

Our Official Sponsors Include:

baraka Women - A fine blend of maxis, tunics, scarves, and more, baraka Women aims to serve up clothes from materials that let you breath and feel great in! 5% of each sale goes to "Project Women" which strives to empower and support women.

Capsters - A unique brand that creates comfortable and modern head scarves, Capsters specializes in acitve-wear and sports covering so that girls like us can have all the fun without the fuss!

Haute Hijab - If you've got a passion for timeless fashion, check out Haute Hijab's wide selection of vintage scarves and wraps. Also, keep an eye out for their upcoming clothing line and a special opportunity during HFW!

Imaan Collections - Couture Jilbabs?  It's definitely possible and Imaan Collections has proven that through their line of unique couture jilbabs.  From casual everyday jilbabs to bridal jilbabs, you name it, Imaan Collections has it.

Modern Mary - Modern Mary provides for a wonderful selection of traditional clothes with a modern flair.  If you're in the DC area be sure to check out their boutique for an exclusive shopping experience without compromising privacy and comfort. 

Pastelina - We're proud to support Pastelina in their pursuits, especially because the brand was founded by two of our previous HFW participants! They've recently launched a new line of clothing that's feminine, flowy, and fabulous. Check out their website and see if you can find another one of our previous participants modeling their oh-so-precious Dainty Dreams collection!

SixteenR - If you're looking for hard-hitting "scarves that empower" the muslim woman, click through to SixteenR, where you'll find hip printed scarves in a variety of fabrics including muslin, gamcha, pashmina, and more.

Zeena - Check out Zeena before your friends do! They're a newly launched fashion line offering an array of colorful skirts, stylish tops, scarves, and jewelry. Their lookbook has a few outfit ideas so you may find some inspiration for our upcoming Hijabi Fashion Week!

20 comments:

ReallyPosh said...

Assalam Alaikum. Can we only post outfits with erm no face displayed? And can we simply mail you the pictures for each category? or is there anything else we need to do as well? Thanks! :)

SizZLing SuZai said...

salam..huhu i know im late here..can i still b one of d participant here and what should i do to reg?? or should i just start posting the look?? my blog...

http://sizzlingsuzai.blogspot.com/

tq! really hope i cn join ur so cool contest here ><

SizZLing SuZai said...

hahahhaha..OK im mistakenly seeing the date! i though it is ALREADY started!! hahahahha poor me~ =D

btw, i hv promoted ur page here..take a look ok ^^

http://sizzlingsuzai.blogspot.com/2011/05/hijabi-fashion-week-is-coming-again.html

Anonymous said...

Salaam !
really cool event mashaAllah!!!
what about me? simple hijabi without any blog but that wants to be part of this fab event and benefit from u guys???
can i take part and hav a look on the differents ideas everyone is posting???

jazakAllah

ur hijabi sista! x

Intizara said...

Salam,

I bloggd about May HFW 2011. Not sure to join it or not. But, InsyaAllah if I have the guts to join, maybe I'll join it too.

Here's the link: http://intizara.blogspot.com/2011/05/may-2011-hfw-coming-soon.html

Hope to get inspired from all the sisters in Islam. :)

Miss-Peacock said...

hi,
it sound very interesting I'd like to know how we can post our pictures, can we mail it to you or how does it work, Thanks:)

The Little Black Abaya said...

I've always seen the blog posts on outfits for HFW, but InshAllah this year I will actually participate! Can't wait to come up with outfits and ideas, and I'm especially looking forward to seeing everyone else's blog posts! We can always be inspired!

nur liyana said...

salam, what should i do to be one of the contestants ? im interested to joint this event.

Em said...

@ Little Black Abaya: we're excited you'll be joining us!

@ Posh, Suzai, Anonymous, Peacock, & Nur: outfits can be displayed in any manner you are comfortable with bloggers and non-bloggers can all participate, and detailed instructions can be found in the Participate tab above!

Can't wait to see what you all come up with :D

w | l | s said...

i'm really excited....going thru my closet for hours

check out this blog
http://qalyssa.blogspot.com/

w | l | s said...

i'm really excited....going thru my closet for hours

check out this blog
http://qalyssa.blogspot.com/

Intizara said...

Salam,

I bloggd about May HFW 2011. Not sure to join it or not. But, InsyaAllah if I have the guts to join, maybe I'll join it too.

Here's the link: http://intizara.blogspot.com/2011/05/may-2011-hfw-coming-soon.html

Hope to get inspired from all the sisters in Islam. :)

SizZLing SuZai said...

salam..huhu i know im late here..can i still b one of d participant here and what should i do to reg?? or should i just start posting the look?? my blog...

http://sizzlingsuzai.blogspot.com/

tq! really hope i cn join ur so cool contest here ><

Marwa said...

i think imma try it!!! :) i am sooo excited!!

Em said...

go for it Marwa! so excited to see your looks <33

Sanaa said...

Reallly excited =)) can't wait to put outfits together!

www.hijabnstyle.com
www.facebook.com/HijabnStyle

Ikhlas Hussain said...

The themes are listed for May...are they still the same?

vvafa said...

Please visit this post for November 2011's HFW Themes: http://www.lovehfw.com/2011/11/hfw-youre-invited.html 

Hijab n Style said...

congrats for big success

Hijab n Style said...

We just missed the opportunity to sponsor this fabulous event, will sponsor coming seasons InshAllah

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