Orthodox women bring style to their daily wardrobe
They’ve long been a sartorial staple for observant Jewish women
Covering my hair makes me feel like part of the Orthodox community. But how I cover it makes me feel like an individual.
How can we square conspicuous extravagance with laws of modesty? What about Jewish laws about treating animals humanely?
Hadar Magazine’s fashion editor talks maxi skirts, Natalie Portman, and more
Gender-typing is at work as early as daycare. A new book examines how this inequity plays out and undermines religious classrooms.
‘What I Be’ portrait series makes waves at Yeshiva University
Will change their modesty signs into something a bit more comfortable
Orthodox fashionistas everywhere rejoice
Orthodox Jewish women of all stripes flock to an annual holiday sample sale
Meanwhile an Etsy vendor in Israel puts similar messages to fashionable use
How people treat us in public often depends on what we’re wearing on our heads, whether it’s my wig or his yarmulke
It wasn’t a question of modesty, but intimacy: ‘I had to dial back my friendships with men, for the sake of my marriage’
Some in the Lower East Side clamor for Destiny’s Sheitel
As an Orthodox woman, I relish the freedom from ogling that modest dress offers—but it’s nice to be admired
Plus John Kerry confirmed as secretary of state
When I bought jeans recently, I redefined what ‘tzniut’ means to me as an Orthodox woman
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Plus Syria abandoned, the Talmud on modesty, and more in the news
A roving consignment shop run by two Australians helps its Orthodox Brooklyn clientele navigate the line between modesty and style
Fall fashion may make observers of us all
The star of ‘Blossom’ reflects on how belief changed her look
Too many converts, segregated lectures, and more
Some in Crown Heights detect modesty crisis