Fashion: Street Hijab, Iranian Style
Colorful, Juicy, accepted and stylish.Fashion in the streets and cities of Iran is different from what the media show from Iran.The media, Iran, as a dark and soulless society, In which women are forced to cover their bodies with a completely black dress.This kind of cover is very similar to the Saudi Arabia Hijab style.Western media want to create an identity and image similar to that found in many other Muslim countries for Iranian women.But Iranian women have a different and special cover.
But what is the style of Iranian Hijab?
Hijab is mandatory in Iran, and there is an Islamic law to cover women, according to which they should cover their hair and body.Religious and traditional women in Iran, traditionally, wear casual clothes called Chador.This type of cover is common in the central and religious cities of Iran.But this traditional hijab is not used by everyone and there is no compulsion to use it.
Religious minorities in Iran should use scarves in public environments, muslimsbut this law does not apply to their specific locations.
They are also allowed to drink alcoholic beverages, but they are not allowed to sMuslims.Other ethnic-religious groups also have their own ethnic and religious coverage, and they wear it freely.
"Manto" is a French word meaning "coat"(Tall covering).After the revolution, most women changed their coverage according to Islamic law.However, after about 30 years of revolution, the design of Manto and Chador has changed a lot.Women are half of the Iranian society and 60 % of the university students are female.
Iranian designers have produced a variety of Chador and Manto.These designed clothes are used in different conditions.This design is not under the control of the government.However, these designs are in accordance with the official and Islamic norms of the country.
The cover of Muslim women(Hijab) hides their beauty.But sometimes they can show it in some other way.
Stylish and fashionable girls in Iran reveal their beauty in the dominant Islamic coverage.
For example, Whether their head scarf is loose.
Or wear a Chador like this!
Or wear their clothes like this!
But tourists in Iran have more freedom to cover their clothes