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The Best Reactions to Halima Aden’s Vogue Cover

by in Fashion on 5th June, 2017


Source: Star Tribune

19-year-old Halima Aden, a Somali-American model first came into prominence when she became the first Miss Minnesota contestant to take part in the competition while wearing a Hijab. Since then Halima has been signed onto IMG model agency and has appeared on Milan’s catwalk and Kanye West’s Yeezy’s show.

Last week, Halima was announced as the cover star for Vogue Arabia’s June issue and below is a collection of our favourite reactions to this groundbreaking news.

That surreal & dreamlike feeling the moment you see yourself on the cover of @VogueArabia cannot be explained!

— Halima Aden (@Kinglimaa) June 1, 2017

Author Bio: Mahmoudat is a 2nd Year Accounting and Finance student at LSE with a passion for writing, particularly to connect and inspire. You can read more at her blog: and follow her on Instagram at @muslimgirljournal or on Twitter at @MahmoudatK

Mahmoudat Sanni-Oba

Mahmoudat Sanni-Oba

Mahmoudat is a 2nd Year Accounting and Finance student at LSE, who is passionate about writing. She particularly loves to write on Islam, her experiences as a Black Muslim Woman and Mental Health