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2017 a game-changing year for modest fashion

| 12 December, 2017 | General
 Shalini Seth, White Paper Media
2017 a game-changing year for modest fashion
Photo credits: <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/first_hijabwearing_barbie_to_honor_us__fencer_ibtihaj_muhammad-SALAAM14112017041124/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ibtihaj Muhammad Instagram account</a>, Rooful Ali, REUTERS/Andrew Kelly, Moslema In Style, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/sportswear_giant_nike_to_retail_new_pro_hijab_spring_2018-salaam07032017114808/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Nike</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/new_modest_fashion_brand_faspiration_dreams_big_aims_to_go_global-SALAAM31072017114848/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Faspiration</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/mubarakdealscom_sees_opportunity_in_onlinetooffline_modest_fashion_business_model_in_india-SALAAM07062017055305/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Mubarakdeals.com</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/fashion_revolution_week_western_modest_fashion_brands_show_peers_way_to_ethical_practices-SALAAM29042017083145/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Purple Impression</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/fashion_revolution_week_western_modest_fashion_brands_show_peers_way_to_ethical_practices-SALAAM29042017083145/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Gulshaan</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/us_europe_retailers_reject__burkini_ban_effect_on_sales_-salaam25082016103041/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">REUTERS/Jason Reed</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/haute_elan_to_host_london_modest_fashion_week_as_part_of_london_fashion_week_next_month-SALAAM04012017155944/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Shutterstock/Andres Photo</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/MODEST_SPORTSWEAR__Meet_the_designer_behind_the_first_sports_hijab_in_the_world-SALAAM05092015121840/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Peter Stigter</a>, <a href="https://www.salaamgateway.com/en/story/spurred_by_debenhams_modest_wear_aab_banks_on_encouraging_growth_from_mideast_-SALAAM18052017043800/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Salaam Gateway</a>, Emmy Abdul Alim

With fashion weeks vying to incorporate modest fashion and big brands making space for it on their shelves, the sector made it to headlines in 2017. We take stock of some of the biggest newsmakers

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