Move over the new petite, tall and curvy Barbies — make way for Hijarbie. The brainchild of 24-year-old Nigerian graduate student, Haneefah Adam, “Hijarbie” is the subject of an Instagram account that features the iconic doll dressed modestly and with a headscarf. “I set up the account initially to create an avenue to make modest outfits for dolls, because I haven’t really seen one before,” Adam told Al Jazeera. “The hijab is actually more about modesty than fashion but who says you can’t incorporate both together? Fashion with faith.”
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