Melanie Elturk is an industry expert in modest fashion and is the CEO of Haute Hijab, the leading US brand of hijab (hautehijab.com). Melanie aims to instill self-confidence in hijab-wearing women worldwide, and in addition to her clothing and hijab line, she facilitates support for those struggling with hijab. Melanie takes time in highlighting inspiring women who contribute to their communities in significant ways. She is a regular contributor on ELLE.com and has been featured in the New York Times, NBC Today, USA Today and others.
Melanie chose to embrace her Muslim faith by dressing modestly, using color to express herself, mixing traditional and non-traditional looks to call her own.