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Is my headscarf cultural appropriation?

TL;DR: No!

In full: When I discuss headscarves in UK groups (I’m white British) it isn’t long before CA rears its confusing head. “I’d love to wear a headwrap, but I’d worry about CA” is a common theme. 825 more words

The Mitpachat: Its Beginnings to Current Day

Prior to it ended up being an extremely popular fashion accessory, the tichel was already an important and crucial piece of clothing that women who complied with a specific code of gown due to their spiritual affiliation had to put on lest they be reprimanded. 460 more words

Healing My Relationship With Wigs

Two weeks ago, I got a package in the mail that I had been anxiously awaiting.  I took a deep breath before unwrapping it, nervous, hopeful.   843 more words


Head covering 

I want to tell you, why I started covering my hair as a Christian.

It wasn’t a decision made in about a few days or some weeks, actually I thought about covering my hair a long time ago. 1,725 more words



Many years ago, not long past the very beginning of my Druidry journey, I saw a priestess at work. Prior to a ritual of passing, she sat at a riverside, shawl draped over her head. 335 more words