SS14 FASHION TRENDS (spring summer 14)

This is  a brief breakdown of what you will see in the shops and ideas for us to adapt and give to tailor and add our own Islamic twist on tings…so here goes. Colours. Cool, neutral and warm.Lots of ice cream tropicals and with happy flower prints, think 1950’s Hawaii shirt and Beach boys vibe…

CAMDEN MARKET

By Karimah bint Dawoud, Muslim Chaplain and Fashionista It was a nice sunny day and a sister and I decide to take a trip to Camden in order to look for Eid presents. It’s easy to get distract up there, it’s a fashionista’s haven and a tattoo artist paradise. There used to be a man…

WINTER FASHION TRENDS 1213

From the Glam Imam (Muslim chaplain actually) Karimah bint Dawoud. Aside from Islamic medicine, reciting Quran with tajweed and tarteel, almond cheesecake, handsome brothers with kind characters and  the environment, I have a passion for fashion, not in a let me loose in New Bond Street kind of way but in a let me see what going on and fuse it with Islam kind of way then…

ESSEX SHOES RULE!!!

By Karimah bint Dawoud, muslim chaplain and fashionista. You just have to watch this video link  before you buy these shoes. There are some crazy, craazzzay shoes out in the shops right now!!!Before you get allured by these tottering platforms I would like you to watch this vintage video of dear ole Naomi Campbell, supermodel, who was one of the first to wear these horrendous elements…

SAFFRON & SUNGLASSES

By Karimah Bint Dawoud, Food Writer & Environmentalist Fashionsita. Green is the new black, no not really but following on from this summers freshie green in fashion and interior design, green will still be on the scene for fall and winter inshallah. Hooray because it was one of Prophet Muhammad, peace of Allah be upon…

An Apron – Do you know what it is?

THE  APRON   by Karimah Bint Dawoud, muslim chaplain & well being writer. I was sent this delightful post my by Auntie, Mum number 2. I remember my grandma’s, both wearing aprons and hanging cups from hooks in the kitchen and cotton hankies tied around steam puddings.As  I keep telling you, I am old school and have had for years a selection of aprons before I even became grandma. I have fotos of me in aprons and high heels…

Spring Summer 2012 Fashion Trends

Soft Alternative Start dreaming of a more gentle connection with time, of a return to a more authentic existence. Between pragmatic realism – a better quality of life, sustainable and local consumption – and fantasized idealism – the dream of a simple and fair life, of authentic values … Enchanted authentics offers a continuation of…

TREND PREDICTIONS AUTUMN WINTER 2011/12

Personally I find my self naturally wearing the colours of the Eco-Optimist & World Re-mix   Gold Medallist Re-Infuses meaning to standard references… Classicism becomes a compelling force and provides an opportunity to innovate. Because it is bold, majestic and charismatic…classicism is ideally up-to-date. It offers benchmarks for building, recomposing, and boldly reviving self-confidence and true elegance, those that are based…

RAMADAN TV – SKY 843

AS SALAAM ALAIKUM WA RAHMATULAAHI WA BARAKATU BROTHERS AND SISTARS, WE ARE BLESSED TO BE PART OF THIS WONDERFUL SERIES OF PROGRAMMES ON SKY. TEAMA CUISINA, KARIMAH’S CUISINA VOLUNTEERS HELP TO PUT TOGETHER COOKING SEGMENTS FOR THIS CHANNEL, SPONSORED BY MASOOMAH CLOTHING. AS WELL AS FAST FAST FOOD RECIPES THERE WILL BE RAMADHAN  HEALTH TIPS…

Designers that sponsor us………..

There are some little beauties in Karimahs Cuisina, mashallah big ones and  little ones,  brown skin and cream ones, fat ones and skinny ones but all little darlings mashallah, as God  would have it! Some designers and manufacturers realise that we are  happening team of sistars that look good in their gear sooooooo here goes a new strand of what we are up to………