To celebrate the Holy Month, local and international brands have created limited edition Ramadan capsule collections. We round up some of our favourites that will have you looking feminine and sophisticated at this special time of year.
Michael Kors has created a 19-piece capsule collection exclusively available in the Middle East during the month of Ramadan. As well as two kaftans, the range includes six new handbag styles. Highlights of the collection include the Mercer Studio bag which comes in three colours and is perfect for going from work to iftar, and the Jade clutch which will make the perfect Eid celebration companion. Available in stores nationwide.
RAMI AL ALI X NADINE KANSO
Rami Al Ali has teamed up with jewellery designer Nadine Kanso to create a range of limited edition kaftans. Nadine, who founded jewellery brand Bil Arabi, has a great love for the Arabic language which she showcases through calligraphy in her designs. While Rami is known for his use of luxurious fabrics and the fusion of East and West styles. The kaftan collection is a compilation of the two. Made from the finest materials, the kaftans are inspired by feminine flowers with elegant floral prints and Arabic embellished calligraphy. Available at themodist.com and Harvey Nichols Riyadh.
Dima’s pastel toned ankle-skimming limited edition kaftans are highlighted with metallic accents, silver pleated panels and abstract mosaic patterns. The floaty fabrics are flattering on the body and are surprisingly light-weight and airy for the summer months. Available exclusively on The Modist, Ounass and Bloomingdale’s Kuwait.
Bold red kaftans, jacquard floral prints and straight leg trousers are the basis of Sem Sem’s limited edition Ramadan collection. Each look is carefully put together by designer and founder Abeer Al Otaiba who created the collection to reflect her heritage and celebrate the meaning of the Holy month, something that is very close to her heart. A portion of the sale of the collection will be donated to Dubai Cares. Available at Ounass.com.
UAE based designers Labna and Nadia Al Zakwani have created a 22-piece collection for their brand Endemage. Featuring muted tones and pastel colours the range includes flowing silhouettes, signature draping, and embroidered motifs inspired by Indian henna designs. The pieces are subtle and feminine and reflect traditional Indian styles. Available at The Cartel Showroom in d3, Voguish in City Walk and Tryano at YAS Mall.
Lelloue’s Ramadan evening wear collection features luxurious metallic materials, feather details, sequin fabrics and bold colours making them perfect for iftar or sohoor. The statement making gowns and trousers make up a nine-piece collection that is for the most glamorous of women.
Tommy Hilfiger’s limited edition Ramadan collection features looks for women, girls and new-borns. The range, which is only available in the GCC, includes two floor length navy gowns for women with elevated silk chiffon fabrics and floral details. There are also six dresses for girls that embrace a playful spirit and new-born styles for boys and girls including two rompers with bow ties and two floral print dresses with bow details.