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Sweden's 'hijabista': Selling Muslim fashion | Islam

<b>Stockholm, Sweden</b> - In the last few weeks the Swedish fashion brand Hennes & Mauritz, known globally as H&M, has made headlines for featuring a Muslim woman in hijab in their 2015 fall collection campaign video.<p>They are not the only Swedish retailers to have done so. Ahlens department store also …

Religion

Trend Timeline: The definitive history of shoes

It’s #ShoesFirst month at Marie Claire and to celebrate, we’re charting some of the most influential and iconic design developments in footwear …

Shoes

The Beautiful, Romantic Hairstyle That Has Us Dreaming of Wedding Season

I've never gone backstage looking for wedding inspiration. But the hairstyle at Alberta Ferretti was so wispy and delicate and romantic that I couldn't help but imagine it for the wedding that I've not planned and is not actually happening anytime in the near future.<p>Femininity is the status quo at …

Starting Work Before 10am Is ‘Torture’ According To Sleep Expert

Oxford University's Dr Paul Kelley claims we should all start work at 10am. Hurrah!<p>FINALLY! The news all of us who have ever had to leave the house …

A psychologist reveals the 9 most common dreams and what they mean

Many psychologists have given up trying to interpret dreams, but we talked to one who hasn't.<p>Psychologist Ian Wallace has interpreted over 150,000 dreams during more than 30 years of practice.<p>He helped us compile a list of nine of the most common dreams, their meanings, and what action you should …

Fun-Da-Mental

Australian homes among first to get Tesla's Powerwall solar-energy battery

Australia will be one of the first countries in the world to get Tesla’s vaunted Powerwall battery storage system, as several other companies scramble to sign up Australia’s growing number of households with solar rooftops.<p>US firm Tesla said that its 7kWH home energy storage units would be …

Clean Energy

Sublime Photos Capture the Quiet Beauty of the Tuscan Countryside

Photographer Mauro Maione transports us to the idyllic Tuscan countryside in his series of gorgeous landscape images. Often depicting grandiose shots, Maione’s photos showcase all of the vibrant natural beauty that the gently-rolling hills have to offer. Small cottages and trees dot the landscape, …

Italy

Awesome #100DayMakeupChallenge Sees Woman Transform Into Celebrities, Characters And Animals

A makeup artist has set herself the challenge of transforming her face into a different celebrity, character or animal each day for 100 days.<p>Rebecca …

Best Bridesmaid Dresses That Your Maids Will Actually Want To Wear

15 images<p>No bribing necessary<p>Hands up if you’ve had to wear a hideous bridesmaids dress just to please your best friend/sister/insert relevant …

Queen Elizabeth Becomes Longest Reigning Monarch: Her 63 Years Flying The Fashion Flag!

Fashion<p>by Contributor | 09 09 2015<p>Hail Her Maj! Look Back At Her 63 Years Flying The Fashion Flag<p>Today Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II becomes the …

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II, style icon

Queen of style<p>Photos: Getty/Rex<p>On 9 September 2015, Queen Elizabeth II will become the longest-serving monarch in British history. And in 63 years of dressing for the public eye, she has never put a patent-court-shod foot wrong. Here, we celebrate Her Majesty, style icon<p><i>By Clare Coulson, 6</i> …

Deliciously Ella: how to eat healthily without breaking the bank

Healthy eating is often associated with a hefty price tag, which is such a shame as it can be much cheaper than buying processed foods. I’ve been eating this way for the past few years and spend less now than I did before I changed my diet – it all just depends on what you buy. So to help you out, …

The benefits of being selfish

None of us wants to feel like we’re being selfish.<p>We all know we should have empathy for others and be helpful. But when it comes to doing your best work, sometimes being selfish is <i>exactly</i>what you need to do.<p>Why you can’t say no<p>Whether we feel selfish about it or not we hate saying ‘no’ to people. …

The Beauty Products We Can't Live Without

There are certain beauty heroes we at GLAMOUR online could not live without. We asked ourselves which products we would want by our sides if we were …