How Do You Combine Traditional With Trendy? THIS Somali Teen Is Doing That By Turning Hijabs Into Fashion Statements!
Meet Sahro Hassan.
She’s a Somali immigrant born in a Kenyan refugee camp who fled to America with her family at age 10 to escape the violence back home.
But the transition to the U.S. was hard, especially when she stood out at school for wearing a traditional hijab. At one school, she was even asked to remove her headscarf due to their “No Hats” policy!
The now 18-year-old reminisced: