Meet Artist Hanna Whiteman

 Guest Artist and design collaborator Hanna Whiteman answers a few questions about her inspiration, artwork, and latest pieces for Shukr.   What is your background (Artistically and personally)? I was born in Buckinghamshire in 1984 to an Anglo-American Sufi couple recently converted to Islam. My parents are both great artists and living in such an artistically rich surrounding ...

On Shoot – SHUKR Videos

SHUKR is proud to have recently launched a new series of product videos on the website to better show our customers our products up front, in the flesh, and in all their glory! We've had such a positive response that we thought we'd share the fun we had shooting the products with our skilled team ...

Rate This! SHUKR’s Design Previews

As some of you may already know, SHUKR gives its fans exclusive previews of its upcoming designs whilst they're in the production process on our facebook page. Our fans' feedback of our designs is a vital part of making sure we get our designs right and continue to produce styles that are appropriate and relevant ...

SHUKR Joins MADE’s Ramadan Revolution Ethical Fashion Campaign

Tabassum Siddiqui, Head Designer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyXPr16NklA Correction on the video: MADE’s website is www.madeineurope.org.uk and NOT “.co.uk” We joined MADE this month to support their Ethical Fashion campaign to help them collect signatures for their petition. Their aim is to help the garment factory workers in Bangladesh get a Fire and Safety Agreement in place so that they can work ...

SHUKR Behind the Scenes, Part 4: What’s Behind a Picture

      Perhaps the most iconic aspect of SHUKR's website presentation is the striking photography, taken against the backdrop of beautiful, traditional Damascene houses. These remnants of Ottoman splendor are priceless historical gems, testifying to the beauty of traditional Islamic architecture. SHUKR has been privileged to photograph its clothing collections in some of the most famous of ...