Minnesota Model Halima Aden Says She Has No Regrets About Quitting Fashion IndustryIn November, she said she was walking away from it all because it didn't align with her faith and future goals. She also resigned as an Ambassador for UNICEF.
Halima Aden Says She's 'Not Rushing Back To The Fashion Industry' After COVIDSomali-American model Halima Aden has announced that she is taking a step back from the fashion industry, saying the pandemic slowdown has allowed her to see instances when her desire to maintain a hijab was not properly respected.
Fashion Model Halima Aden Helps Create Face Masks For Frontline Workers Wearing Hijabs Or TurbansMinnesota fashion model Halima Aden has a new design project: helping create masks for frontline workers who wear hijabs or turbans.
Minnesota Model, Halima Aden, Makes History As The 1st To Wear Burkini In Sports Illustrated Swimsuit IssueA Minnesota woman is breaking boundaries in the modeling world, becoming the first model to wear a hijab and burkini for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit.
Halima Aden Tells CBS This Morning 'We Need To Do Better' Helping Women Across The WorldInternational super model and Minnesota native Halima Aden appeared on CBS This Morning for International Women’s Day, speaking on the importance of helping women and girls across the world.
Model From Minnesota Now An Ambassador For UNICEFSomali-American model Halima Aden was the first to wear a hijab on the cover of “Vogue” magazine, and now the model who got her start in St. Cloud is an ambassador for UNICEF.
St. Cloud Woman Becomes 1st Model In Hijab On 'Vogue' CoverA model from St. Cloud is the first woman to wear a hijab on the cover of "Vogue" magazine.
Wearing Hijab, Halima Aden Makes New York Fashion Week DebutHalima Aden, who made headlines last year for being the first fully-covered Muslim woman to compete for the Miss Minnesota title, is now walking the runway for Kanye West.
Halima Aden Makes Semifinals Of Miss Minnesota PageantSome history was made Sunday night with the first fully-covered Muslim woman to compete in the Miss Minnesota pageant.
1st Fully Covered Muslim Contestant Competes In Miss Minnesota USAFor the first time, a fully-covered Muslim contestant is participating in the Miss Minnesota USA competition. Nineteen-year-old Halima Aden from St. Cloud is competing in the pageant happening Saturday and Sunday in Burnsville.