China

Muslims from Xi’an in China

Xi'an was the first city in China to be introduced to Islam when Emperor Gaozong of the Tang dynasty officially allowed the practice of Islam in 651 AD. Xi'an has a large Muslim community, with an estimated 50,000 Hui Muslims in the province.

Northwest China is home to a large number of muslims who embraced their unique traditions in many different aspects of life, including their wardrobes. The Islamic clothing there maintains a classic style, with some surprising modern twists.
Muslim inspired fashion in China

Northwest China is home to a large number of muslims who embraced their unique traditions in many different aspects of life, including their wardrobes. The Islamic clothing there maintains a classic style, with some surprising modern twists.