St. Cloud Woman Becomes 1st Model In Hijab On ‘Vogue’ Cover

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A model from St. Cloud is the first woman to wear a hijab on the cover of “Vogue” magazine.

halima aden on cover of vogue St. Cloud Woman Becomes 1st Model In Hijab On Vogue Cover

Halima Aden on the cover of two editions of Vogue magazine (credit: Vogue)

Halima Aden, 19, will be the star of the June issue of “Vogue Arabia.”

The Somali-American first appeared in the April issue of the magazine, but this her first cover.

Aden says she hopes people will eventually just see a woman when they look at her, and not notice her hijab.

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