Muslim Women’s Clothing
Muslim women's clothing section is not merely a hijab store! We have a great selection of kurtis / kurtas (also known as tunic tops) from India along with some fashionable hoodies and other modern Muslim clothing options. Beautiful jilbab and abaya are available as well for the saavy hijabi’s fashion needs. Whether you are looking for an abaya or a fancy Indian wedding dress such as an anarkali, we've got options in Muslim clothing that you are sure to enjoy.
You will find many other types of Islamic clothing here at our store in the USA. Muslim clothes from hijab fashion to loose, flowing skirts and pants. We even carry accessories like sleeves and leggings to help you make contemporary clothes fit into Muslim dress guidelines.
Muslim Men’s Clothing
We haven’t forgotten about
Islamic clothing for men! Browse our collection of casual T shirts, everyday thobe, and shalwar kameez to find just the right look. Then top it off with one of our many kufi hats or perhaps a keffiyeh. We also have socks that will shield your wudu and other great accessories. Muslim American is a great store to find Muslim men’s clothing that will fit any occasion.
What is the Muslim men and women’s dress code?
Essentially, the guiding principle for Islamic dress code is to guard one’s modesty. Both men and women are charged to wear loose clothing and reserve their sexuality only for spouses. The basics of these teachings on modest dress for Muslims can be found in two ayah of the Qur’an: “Say to the believing men that they should lower their gaze and guard their modesty: that will make for greater purity for them: And God is well acquainted with all that they do. And say to the believing women that they should lower their gaze and guard their modesty; that they should not display their beauty and ornaments except what (must ordinarily) appear thereof; that they should draw their veils over their bosoms and not display their beauty except to their husbands, their fathers, their husband's fathers, their sons, their husbands' sons, their brothers or their brothers' sons, or their sisters' sons, or their women, or the slaves whom their right hands possess, or male servants free of physical needs, or small children who have no sense of the shame of sex; and that they should not strike their feet in order to draw attention to their hidden ornaments. And O ye Believers! turn ye all together towards God, that ye may attain Bliss.” – Qur’an 24:30-31
“O Prophet! Tell thy wives and daughters, and the believing women, that they should cast their outer garments over their persons (when abroad): that is most convenient, that they should be known (as such) and not molested. And God is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.” – Qur’an 33:59
In the two ayat above, one can see that Muslim men are ordered to have modest dress first and then Muslim women are ordered to dress modestly. The wisdom behind this has often been referenced that since Men are the protectors and maintainers of women, that men must be first in faith and lead the women of their family in righteous behavior. This attitude is reflected in the Hadith regarding hijab wherein the Prophet Muhammad (SAWS) said, (as narrated by Abdullah ibn Umar) “Every one of you is a shepherd and is responsible for his flock. The leader of people is a guardian and is responsible for his subjects. A man is the guardian of his family and he is responsible for them. A woman is the guardian of her husband’s home and his children and she is responsible for them. The servant of a man is a guardian of the property of his master and he is responsible for it. Surely, every one of you is a shepherd and responsible for his flock.”- Sahih Bukhari 6719, Sahih Muslim 1829 graded Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim.
clothing for Muslim men and women alike must be modest, private areas should be concealed with loose fabric and the attitude of dress must always be with honor and dignity. This is why traditional dress from India, Pakistan and Arabic countries has remained popular with Muslims in America. Middle Eastern Muslim Clothing is not just a dress for Arabs, it can be for everyone!
If you live near Charlotte, NC then stop by our store in the University area! We have converted part of our warehouse into a lovely showroom where you can check out all our in-stock jewelry and clothing! Come by regularly to see new items before they hit the website! Our store is located off of North Tryon at 400 E. Arrowhead Dr, Charlotte, NC 28213