EID BOX: Buy any 3 hijabs and 2 accessories for just £30
(Auto applies on checkout)

Secure Payments

Apple Pay, Google Pay and Cards

Free UK Shipping On All Orders

Limited Time Offer

Easy Returns

14 Day Returns Policy


Hijab Fabrics 101 – 5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Hijab Material

At Rabaya, we believe that wearing a hijab should be an enjoyable experience for all. Ensuring your hijab material offers comfort, style, and practicality will help you achieve this. Here are 5 tips you can use to choose the perfect hijab material for any season and occasion:

  1. Consider the Time of the Year
  • Warmer Months: Opt for lightweight, breathable fabrics like cotton and linen to keep you cool throughout the day.
  • Cooler Months: Thicker hijabs like our Soft Plush Hijab will help to keep you cosy without compromising on style.
  1. Assess Your Needs
  • Sensitive Skin: Opting for soft materials such as cotton will reduce the risk of irritation, helping to protect your skin.
  • Everyday Wear: For daily wear, our Plain Jersey Hijabs and Daphne Hijabs provide the all-day comfort and security you need.
  1. Dress for The Occasion
  • Casual Wear: Materials such as cotton and jersey are ideal for casual occasions as they’re soft, comfortable, and quick to style.
  • Occasion Wear: Choosing eye-catching pieces such as our Glossy Silk Hijabs and Glitter Diamond Hijabs will elevate any outfit with ease.
  1. Effortless Styling and Maintenance
  • Low Maintenance: For effortless style, wrinkle-resistant fabrics such as our Premium Jersey Hijabs are your best bet.
  • Styling Preferences: If you want a flowy style, fabrics like chiffon are ideal, whereas cotton and jersey are great for more structured aesthetics.
  1. Personal Preference
  • Fabric Feel: Opt for fabrics that feel soft against your skin. Whether you prefer silky satin or delicate cotton, our selection of hijabs caters to a wide range of preferences.
  • Versatility: Opt for hijabs that complement the most common colours in your wardrobe for versatile styling options.

By following these tips, you’ll be on your way to choosing the perfect hijab for every occasion.

Share This Post