Halima Aden; The first hijab-wearing model speaks about leaving the fashion industry – BBC News

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Halima Aden meets industry leader, fashion designer, Tommy Hilfiger, to talk about the need for change within the fashion industry.

Halima Aden made history when she became the world’s first hijab-wearing supermodel and went on to feature in campaigns for some of the biggest names in the fashion industry.

But over time, she felt the industry was clashing with her Muslim faith and in November 2020, she announced on Instagram that she was quitting.

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