Abaya has a big market in Saudi Arabia and another part of the Middle East and North Africa. Over time, abaya has made stylish rather than just traditional black cloak. There are many designers and artists now entered into the market of designing gorgeous abayas for women who like to wear this. Recently, Kingdom has announced that it is not a requirement for tourist women visiting Kingdom. However, it is still widely worn by locals or people who wants to enjoy the Arab Culture.
What is an Abaya?
The Abaya orʿabāyah is loose garment and a robe-like a garment. The Dress is usually worn in the Muslim World and part of Arab culture. It is a cloak which women wear normally in countries like Saudi Arabia.
Here is a list of 5 Places to Buy Stylish Abaya in Riyadh:
Bedoon Essm is one of the renowned brands to buy Abaya. The Abayas can ordered via Whatsapp or 3 stores in Riyadh only. The Range of Abayas ranges from SAR 150-700 which makes it affordable for everyone.
Tayba Markets are very traditional shops in Riyadh. Before giant malls and activities, these shops use to be jam-packed places. However, Tayba Markets still very crowded due to its offerings such as abayas, gold, accessories, bags and more.
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Souq Al-Moaqalia offers abayas starting from SAR 100. It is similar to Taibah Markets with a range of traditional shops. The places rated 8.5/10 by visitors.
This place offers a classic and elegant range of abayas. It is a well-made brand which has the potential to compete at international fashion stages. They also have almost 100K Followers on Instagram.
Gulf Lady Abayas
Gulf Lady Abayas another hidden gem which has many branches in Riyadh. Their branches are located in Marina Mall, Hayat Mall, Al Andalus Shopping Center, Sahara Mall and Royal Mall. It is a well-renowned name in Riyadh when it comes to buying elegant or colourful abayas.