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Indonesian designer Anniesa Hasibuan made history by showcasing first all-hijab catwalk at NYFW

The modest fashion movement had a storming year this year. And what better way to chalk up another win for inclusivity than having the first ever all-hijab runway to appear at New York Fashion Week? Back in September Muslim designer, Anniesa Hasibuan debuted her modest collection and became not only the first Indonesian to show at one of the official NYFW venues but also the first to present a collection that had every look outfitted with hijabs. And boy was it stunning. [Photo: Getty]

Let's hear it for the girls: The best girl power moments of 2016

"Who runs the world? Girls!" Beyoncé famously hollered. But while it's not strictly true that the world is entirely ruled by women (wouldn't it be nice though?), it's fair to say the female of the species has delivered some pretty awesome empowerment moments in 2016.

From Hillary Clinton’s history-making presidential run to Team GB kicking butt at the Olympics, celebrities throwing light on important women's issues to Taylor Swift sticking it to the haters, 2016 has to been a pretty killer year for girl power.

So what better way welcome in the New Year than celebrating the fiercest female moments of the old one? Here are the ten girl power moments that broke social media and helped make 2016 rock.

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