Hacking the Runway for Ramadan

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As the Holy Month of Ramadan is approaching, it’s time to hack your walking closet into Ramadan-ready look book.


As we all already know, Modest Wear is on the rise for the past few years. Not as modest as it sounds (sorry, can’t help it), the segment has reached up to high-fashion market with diverse cuts from abayya, kaftans, to casuals. But, do you know that your chance for this year’s Ramadan trend does not require overhauling your wardrobe?

If you are attentive enough, some of your runway-ready outfits are indeed, Ramadan-ready. We are taking notes on some ready-to-wears from Spring/Summer 2018 season that can be magically turned into a highlight in your family gatherings and reunions.

Giambattista Valli

Ruffled silk and satin and blooming prints are not only very safe, but also lovely for your evening break-fasting event.

Gucci

Velvet jersey gown for every occasion, day or evening.

JW Anderson

This resort-inspired denim coat is the jack of all trades.

Simone Rocha

For more formal occasion, the bow-embellished satin gown is your new holy grail (pun intended).

Alexa Chung

If you are not into kaftans or abayyas, long jacquard coat is a quick savior to look more modest.

Diane von Furstenberg

One can never go wrong in black satin gown for intimate occasions.

PHOTOS Courtesy of Net-a-Porter