Turkey’s predecessor was the Ottoman Empire, and Muslim women wore headscarves and gowns when they were out. At the beginning of the last century, under the leadership of the founding father Kemal, Turkey embarked on the road of modernization and followed the path of secularism in France. It implemented a thorough policy of separation of church and state and prohibited Turkish women from wearing headscarves in public places, schools, and universities. Therefore, many women have to take off their headscarves and work at the school gate.
With the rise of Islamism, the new Turkish parliament passed a constitutional amendment in February 2008 with high vote approval, allowing Muslim women to wear headscarves in public places in order to truly realize the policy of freedom of religious belief. Although the old elite opposes this legislation and believes that this threatens the secular character of Turkey, we can see that Turkey is trying to take a path of positive secularism and pluralism to narrow the distance with European countries and promote EU membership. Process.
With the introduction of the new constitution, more and more Turkish women began to wear headscarves to enter the school and the workplace. Their women like to wear a small square towel, the material is mainly Turkish yarn, soft texture, hanging and crisp, smooth and comfortable. In addition, there are many other squares such as cotton, silk, silk, georgette, Balinese, jasmine, chiffon and so on. The headscarf is mainly printed in various Turkish ethnic styles, as well as geometric patterns and floral patterns.
The smallest kerchief is 50 cm long and can barely hold the neck. The clothes that are matched with this kerchief are generally high-necked. In order to be more beautiful, they will also wear a large square of 80 cm square. In addition to protecting the neck, the extra part can also carry various knots at the neck. Bows and rosettes are the most common. A variety of beautiful squares are paired with fashionable clothing, which truly realizes the perfect combination of the beauty of the scarf and the beauty of the person. Older women generally wear a relatively large square scarf, and rarely carry a variety of knots, the main pursuit is simple and generous.
After the establishment of the Republic of Turkey, the secularization movement was carried out. The squat system popularized in the past Islamic society no longer exists, and the masks and black robes that bind women have also been abolished. Although the vast majority of people believe in Islam, women can wear headscarves or no headscarves, and they wear freedom.