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Hijabi history New York Fashion Week

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This is Indonesian designer Anniesa Hasibuan. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial
She made history earlier this week at the New York Fashion week. Why? Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuan
She showcased an entire collection oh hijabs on the runway. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial
Yes. Every single outfit in the collection had a hijab. The BCC called it a historic moment. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial
This was the first time every model on the event's runway sported a hijab, according to the BBC. The outlet called it a historic moment. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial
The hijabs were all paired with colourful gowns, suits and tunics. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial
The move is significant, especially in the wake of recent hate crimes against muslims in the U.S. and elsewhere. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial
The designer, who has been designing for just over a year, reportedly received a standing ovation at the end of her presentation. Photo courtesy: Instagram/@anniesahasibuanofficial

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