American model Halima Aden, who insists on wearing a hijab, continues to gain recognition for her work on and off the runway. Photo: @halima/Instagram American model Halima Aden, who insists on wearing a hijab, continues to gain recognition for her work on and off the runway. Photo: @halima/Instagram
American model Halima Aden, who insists on wearing a hijab, continues to gain recognition for her work on and off the runway. Photo: @halima/Instagram

Sports Illustrated’s famous burkini cover: why US model Halima Aden wears a hijab – and 4 other things about the Unicef ambassador

A devout Muslim and the first contestant in the Miss USA pageant to wear a burkini, Halima Aden also has her own clothing line and puts a premium on humanitarian work

Topic |   Fashion
American model Halima Aden, who insists on wearing a hijab, continues to gain recognition for her work on and off the runway. Photo: @halima/Instagram American model Halima Aden, who insists on wearing a hijab, continues to gain recognition for her work on and off the runway. Photo: @halima/Instagram
American model Halima Aden, who insists on wearing a hijab, continues to gain recognition for her work on and off the runway. Photo: @halima/Instagram
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