Indeed, looks were ultra light and flowing, like a headscarf turned into a dress.
They dress more sharply, with tighter-fitting clothes and often without a headscarf; they also seem more self-assured.
That she often declined to wear the Muslim headscarf known as the hijab also brought criticism.
The school counselor forced to deal with me pulled her headscarf forward and glanced warily at the videotape on her desk.
Recently, President Fraçois Hollande has also called for extending the “headscarf ban” to private employers and universities.
“I finally began to wear a skirt and a headscarf, like most Chechan women, not to attract attention,” she said.
The same accusations are sometimes hurled at Muslim women who wear the headscarf, like me.
“If they storm the palace, we will go and fight them,” said Eman el-Halawany, a small woman in a headscarf.
Tell it to Hani Khan, who was fired from her job at Abercrombie & Fitch when she wouldn't remove her headscarf.
As sun was rising in order to respect her beauty, I took my headscarf off so that she could see me beautiful too .