This Canadian modest fashion designer aims to inspire and empower

By Seban Scaria, My Salaam

Popularly known as Edmonton’s Muslim Fashionista, Wedad Amiri is constantly challenging stereotypes about Muslim women through her modest-fashion designs. My Salaam contacted her just as she returned from Maarkah: New York Modest Fashion Show, where her designs had been featured.

The Canadian designer was absolutely thrilled about the event. “The experience was amazing and I learned so many new things. The main reason I did the fashion show is because of the exposure it would get.”

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