Gone are the days when abayas were monotonous and simple. Today the Abaya is a fashion attire with a huge following. There is a wide range of fancy abayas with attractive cuts, patterns, designs and colors. These new fancy abayas are sober yet stylish for women who prefer modest clothing but still want to participate in the latest trends.
This Eid, you have a wide variety of fancy abayas to choose from to make a fashion statement. Here is a look at fancy abayas available in the market.
Print abayas have increased in popularity in the recent past thanks to some stakeholders in high fashion. Dolce and Gabbana recently made a bold print abaya collection that has impacted the modesty industry. There is a new trend where many more people want to try fancy abayas made of bold and geometric patterns.
Other fancy abayas made of minimalistic prints are stylish and leave a lasting impression. These fancy abayas make the perfect fit to wear around family and during Ramadan and other festivities.
Traditionally, abayas were worn as free-flowing garments without the addition of any accessory. However, today more women love wearing a belt around their Abaya to give it some shape. Belted abayas allow more movement in them hence their popularity among busy women.
The fabric the Abaya is made of plays a vital role in the type of belt you choose for your Abaya. Some fabrics work well with a thick belt and others with a thin one. Use your fashion prowess to determine which works best for the look you are going for.
Many women are moving away from wearing the classic dark tones of the Abaya. Currently, blush pink abayas are trending with high-society women, including Arab influencers. Blush pink is a soft hue of pink that is categorized among the happiest colors. It is a neutral color often styled for a casual and contemporary look.
Blush fancy pink abayas give an ultra-feminine vibe and are an excellent choice for Eid and other Ramadan festivities.
The Fringe is one of the most popular fancy abayas in Dubai today. It is designed to make a striking fashion statement for anyone who wears it. This Abaya is made of loose threads and feathers attached to the sleeves of the Abaya.
The feathers and threads are sometimes placed on the cape’s edge or at the Abaya’s back. You can also have a fringe made separately from your Abaya by your favorite designer. However, most online shops have readymade fancy abayas with a fringe.
The Modern Silhouettes
Not everyone is for the traditional abayas. Today more people are leaving the traditional Abaya for a more modern look. These modern silhouettes come in unexpected cuts, bold cuts and exquisite fabrics.
Pearl Embellished Abayas
Abayas embellished with pearls, crystals, beads and other precious stones are some of the fancy abayas you can try out this Eid. These abayas have made quite a buzz since 2019, but it wasn’t until high-end fashion brands like Gucci and Prada jumped on the trend that they gained popularity.
Pearl-embellished abayas have been in high demand. They are a timeless and classy addition to your wardrobe.
Cloche abayas are fancy abayas made of a soft fabric like silk, crepe and chiffon. These abayas as very popular among abaya wearers since they are very loose-fitting and fit the Islamic dress code more than other fancy abayas.
They also come in different colors, but the black cloche abaya is the most popular thanks to its classy and modern look that most women love. On top of that, cloche abayas are perfect for all occasions, including Ramadan festivities.
These are perfect for women with the hourglass-shaped body. Waist-defined abayas are perfect for skinny women who love to have defined waistlines. It also helps distinguish body types, unlike other types of abayas. This type of Abaya does not work well for the full-figure woman since it will accentuate the curves more in other parts than others.
Fancy abayas try to take away the monotony of a simple abaya. They come in different designs, shapes and colors to choose from. Women can have fun with the fancy abayas to express their style and creativity.