The term jilbab or jilbaab (Arabic) is the plural of the word jilaabah which refers to any long and loose-fit coat or garment worn by muslim women. The modern jilbab covers the entire body, except for hands, feet, face, and head. Muslim women have been wearing the jilbab and hijab for centuries. The jilbab is an identity for muslim women. A muslim is one who adheres to the religion of Islam. The word muslim literally means ‘one who submits (to God)’. A jilbab of modern times has design, style and fashion. There are a variety of styles that we can get a jilbab in and as a muslim woman it is a big advantage for us.
We have the advantage of choosing what jilbab we want to wear, and match our hijabs to the jilbab. A jilbab is very important to a muslim woman. As a muslim we have a dress code of the jilbab and the hijab which also identifies us as being a muslim. When a jilbab is worn by a muslim, it does not mean that as a muslim you cannot go to a party or socialise. It is simply a dress that you are wearing which represents you being a muslim. As a muslim woman it is a pleasure to have the online shops offering a variety of jilbabs and hijabs. A muslim woman who wears a jilbab and covers herself will be rewarded by Allah (Inshallah). A jilbab can be very stylish and looks good when worn too. Muslim women have the choice of choosing what jilbab style to wear, what jilbab to wear at what occasion and we are very proud of wearing our jilbab and looking good at the same time.