Sumary of ‘My hijab kept shrinking and got smaller with each shoot’: Halima Aden on quitting modelling:
- In November 2020, Hijab-wearing model Halima Aden announced that she was quitting modelling.
- ” To this, the designer agreed, stating it was a “flaw” in the industry, and encouraged the young model to “feel proud” for sticking to her beliefs.
- “It is embarrassing to be part of a business that has such outrageously antiquated ideas,” he can be heard saying in the video.
- The model also reinstated that people in the fashion industry are very exploitative and that diversity is often reduced to tokenism.