The biggest Abaya
shop retailer in KSA, BEDOON ESSM, even recommends using only Persil Abaya
Shampoo on black Abayas
The event's success comes as it celebrates the tradition of abayas
and shows our pride in them," she said.
It's sheer, so you can also just wear around the house," said Nadine Waked, of Artisanat Waked, which specializes in abayas
and other crafts.
Although traditional Omani abayas
are bright and colourful, here in the city you only see women wearing black abayas
The third edition of the exhibition showcases the region's finest fashion in abayas
, kaftans and stylish evening gowns with designers coming from Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE.
From the fabrics to the cuts and the colours of the abayas
, Abedin says she wanted to pay tribute to the Indian festival of Holi.
She said that she sends the designs of the abayas
that she makes to a workshop in Saudi Arabia with a total number of 20 abaya
designs per year.
Lamya Abedin, the Emirati designer who gave abayas
an all new fashion statement, has launched her label in Harvey Nichols Riyadh, at Al Faisaliah Mall.
No wonder, with the onset of Ramadan on August 11, abayas
became one of the hottest items on the purchasing list of women in the country.
She said: "Nowadays, in the malls, I even see expatriates wearing abayas
- and not just Arab ladies.
represented adulthood for me, I only started wearing the abaya
on a daily basis around three years ago, and it made me feel like a grown elegant Emirati woman.
Designers, however, have increasingly recognised the demand for abayas
with a bit of extra flair.