PBS NewsHour

The creative new frontier of Muslim women's fashion

Clip: 01/04/2019 | 6m 49s

What’s long been referred to as the “modest” fashion of Muslim women has grown into a major industry generating hundreds of billions of dollars annually. The first U.S. museum exhibit highlighting Islamic culture within the context of fashion opened in San Francisco’s de Young museum in 2018. Jeffrey Brown reports on why fashion that has previously been ignored is now gaining new attention.

Aired: 01/04/19

Rating: NR

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