Tudung – What Motivate Gadis Melayu Bertudung?
Malaysia Islamic cultures still expect Muslim women (Gadis Melayu) to cover most of their bodies while they are in public. Tudung are very concealing and the market for them continues to flourish. Tudung are made of wool or cotton with colorful color and pattern.
Gadis Melayu in Malaysia often follows the latest fashion trends. This might be seen in their dress or their tudung style such as “tudung wardina”, “tudung misai datuk k”, “tudung mawi” and tudung bawal. Latest fashion trends even be seen by Gadis Melayu Bertudung accessory such as purses, cloth and shoes. While the concept of modesty is different for each and every place in time, over the years it has played an important role in fashion Gadis Melayu in Malaysia.