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Eid Outfits: 35 Gowns, Abayas And Jewelry Ideas You’ll Love

Is it just us or does it feel like just yesterday that the crescent moon was being sighted for Ramadan 2024? With the summer days rapidly blending into one another, it is time to start scouting for Eid outfits already. 

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But, of course, finding Eid outfit ideas isn’t quite as simple as hitting add to cart—if only. This Eid al-Fitr, you’ll want to stay updated on the latest Eid dresses that are making waves with style insiders. You’ll want to consider your own Eid plans for the special day—intimate family lunches, a day of sightseeing or a little bit of everything? You’ll want all this and more without spending hours scrolling through ‘maybe’ options. 

So, what are the latest Eid outfits? What colors to wear on Eid? To help you beat the last-minute rush, we have shortlisted all the envy-inducing gowns, kaftans and abayas that deserve a spot on your radar. The styling process gets easier with our edit of all the jewelry, handbags and footwear options you’ll need. You can now focus on more important tasks, like that sumptuous slab of lamb ouzi waiting for your attention. 

The Eid outfit of your dreams that will make you sparkle brighter than the crescent moon? Consider it found. 

Celebrity inspo for finding the Eid outfits of your dreams

  • Confused with all the styling options, silhouettes and prints to choose from? Taking cues from the best-dressed names on the Emirati style scene is always a good place to begin. 
  • Cape-style sleeves are having a moment with the silhouette popping up on everyone from Dorra Zarrouk to Rym Saidi

 

 

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  • If you are looking to play with colors, all eyes can only be on Balqees Fathi’s color-blocked number. Steal a page from her book and top off your Eid suits with shoulder-grazing pearl earrings. 

 

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  • Or maybe you need some pointers on how to elevate casual Eid outfits? Make like Lojain Omran and allow a statement-making cuff to snake its way around your wrist. All eyes on you, guaranteed. 

 

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POV your ideal Eid outfit is: Statement gowns for grand dinners 

  • There is something about descending down a marble staircase in a statement-making gown that can make you feel like royalty—you know the feeling. 
  • The quest for finding the perfect Eid al-Fitr outfits starts with narrowing down on your color palette. 
  • Looking to make heads turn wherever you go? Ferragamo offers up lustrous hues of forest green with hand-applied crystals for extra sparkle—because, why not? 

Photo: Courtesy of Ferragamo

  • Minimalists can, meanwhile, browse from Waed Asmar’s library of head-to-color elevated with 3D florals. 

Photo: Courtesy of Waed Asmar

  • There is no going wrong with all-over sequins when scouting for Eid al-Fitr outfits but if you like to go bold or go home, we have two words for you: feather embellishments. 
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Sequin & feather embellished gown in tulle, Basix

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Sequin-embellished maxi dress, Amelia Rose

  • To ensure that your jewelry choices aren’t competing for attention with a showstopper gown, you’ll want a meaningful touch of sparkle. Swarovski’s Luna collection offers up envy-worthy creations that are perfect for gazing up at the crescent moon with your loved ones. 

Photo: Courtesy Swarovski

POV your ideal Eid outfit is: Wafty kaftans for lounging with loved ones

  • There are many boxes that an outfit must check to qualify for The One. Flowy silhouette to beat the heat? Cozy enough to squeeze in that all-important nap post-Eid lunch? Yes and yes. 
  • The quest for answers will lead you to one destination: the kaftan. 
  • Now elevated to showstopper proportions, kaftans serve as the perfect winner for those looking for modern Eid outfits. 
  • Just look at Giorgio Armani’s Ramadan collection where chiné jacquards and exquisite embroideries are dipped in head-turning shades of midnight blue.

Photo: Courtesy of Giorgio Armani

  • Feather trims and lace overlays always make for a decadent touch when sitting down for Eid dinner with the fam. Especially when served in unexpected colors like seafoam blue.

Dizzy feather-trimmed maxi dress in georgette, Nervi

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Biancale maxi dress in lace, Pinko

  • For that mommy-and-me moment on the ‘gram, Cabochon serves up silk kaftans with precious embroideries—you know what they say about twinning, winning and all that jazz. 

Kids roma silk crepe kaftan, Cabochon | Threads Styling

  • The perfect finishing touch comes in the form of a signature Karl Lagerfeld handbag embellished with crystals.  
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Photo: Courtesy of Karl Lagerfeld

POV your ideal Eid outfit is: Modern abayas for stepping out in style

  • Trends come and trends go. But there is something classic about the undying charm of an abaya that makes it the perfect choice for Arab Eid outfits. 
  • So, what can you expect from Eid abaya outfits this festive season? Start the morning with Leem’s multi-hued numbers for family gatherings. 
Ramadan 2024 capsule collections

Photo: Courtesy Leem

  • As grand lunches start dominating your social calendar for the day, switch gears with Savanna’s high-shine organdy creations—available in champagne hues and the gentlest of lilacs. 
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Embroidered organdy high-neck kaftan abaya, Savanna

  • The pastel color story continues on at CoutureLabs with ivory silks and feather detailing. If you are in the market for an Eid dress with hijab, pair it with the label’s wispy scarves. 
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Ivory silk satin abaya with feather fetail on sleeve, CoutureLabs

  • As day turns into dusk, look to Manel for voluminous proportions and beaded trims that bring all of the drama. 
Manel abaya Eid outfits

Diamond abaya set in crepe silk & organza, Manel

  • Heads up: if you are looking to infuse a pop of color into a neutral-hued outfit, Christian Louboutin is betting big on electric blue for this festive season. 
Ramadan 2024 capsule collections

Photo: Courtesy Christian Louboutin

POV your ideal Eid outfit is: Matchy co-ord sets for family photos

  • There was a time when co-ord sets were matchy-matchy but a new influx of styles, silhouettes and colors have reimagined the possibilities of this comfort-first staple. 
  • ‘Valentino In The Light’, a Middle East-only collection, wants you to lean into the throw-on-and-step-out potential of a ready-to-wear set in silk with coordinated accessories. 

Photo: Courtesy of Valentino

  • Elsewhere, Stella MacCartney has given daytime pyjamas a crystal-studded update in the rosy hues of the Dubai sky at sunset. 

Photo: Courtesy Stella McCartney

  • If vibrant prints have your heart, look to La DoubleJ’s Emerald Edit is the place to look for luxe separates. 
La DoubleJ

La DoubleJ

  • Prada’s silk sets are ideal for a morning of exchanging gifts with loved ones in the morning. Split up the look with your go-to denims for stepping out later in the day. 
Prada Ramadan outfits

Prada Ramadan collection 2024

POV your ideal Eid outfit is: One-and-done jumpsuits for party-hopping

  • Don’t have time to put together aesthetic Eid outfits? The on-the-go possibilities of a classic jumpsuit have got you covered.
  • Whether cut from pleated satin, finished with floral lace or belted at the waist, there are endless ways of wearing this high-fashion staple and no way of getting it wrong. 
Jumpsuit Eid outfits

Palais jumpsuit in pleated satin, L’Idee

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Eli jumpsuit in lace, Elle Zeitoune

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Slim-cut jumpsuit in crepe, Elisabetta Franchi

  • If you are looking to stand out from the crowd as you rub shoulders with the glitterati, voluminous XXL sleeves will have your vote. 
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Rose draped sleeve jumpsuit in crepe, Meraki

  • Finishing touches come in the form of Ted Baker’s ivory heels topped off with an organza bow. 
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Harinaa satin organza bow sandal ivory, Ted Baker

POV your ideal Eid outfit is: Wear-anywhere dresses for a day out

  • Never quite know where your Eid plans will take you for the day? It helps to invest in versatile silhouettes, whether you linger on at the lunch table at home or head out for spontaneous dinner plans with friends. 
  • Today’s dose of Eid dress inspo starts with Max Mara’s take on breezy florals—ideal for stepping out in Dubai summers. 
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Photo: Courtesy Max Mara

  • Sandro’s vibrant palette of colors, meanwhile, will inspire dreams of sun-kissed afternoons in Marrakesh. 
Sandro Eid outfits

Photo: Courtesy of Sandro

  • If you aren’t too big on the idea of family matching Eid outfits, H&M invites you to dress up in your mini-me in style.
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H&M Ramadan limited-edition collection

  • If you are looking to gently work sparkle into your looks as your social calendar veers into party mode, opt for feminine numbers kissed with a gentle hint of sequins. 

Sequin-embellished maxi dress, Maya

  • For standing tall in the crowd, look to Gianvito Rossi’s stop-traffic numbers: crafted from see-through Plexi and lightly dusted with crystals. 
Ramadan 2024 capsule collections

Photo: Courtesy Gianvito Rossi

POV your ideal Eid outfit is: Modest ensembles for family gatherings

  • Myth: Modest dressing means forgoing on the latest styles. Fact: the right prints, embellishments and silhouettes can help you adhere to modest principles while still making a statement. 
  • Where’s the proof, you ask? Blooming at luxury Italian fashion house, Versace, like a mirage in the desert. For Eid al-Fitr, expect layered ensembles doused in their signature baroque prints. 

Photo: Courtesy Versace

  • Your choice of Eid outfit collections doesn’t end there. For spring 2024, Dior is offering up shimmering metallics that are ideal for a sit-down Eid dinner. 

Photo: Amina Zaher. Courtesy of Dior

  • If layered ensembles have your vote when it comes to Eid celebration clothes, consider layering a slip dress with a sequined coat. 
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Sequinned coat & gown set in mikado, Badgley Mischka

  • A belted gown set in tulle with cape-style sleeves is the surefire outfit winner no style insider will say no to. With your man dressed in a sharp black tux, you’ll have the last word on Eid outfit ideas for couples. 

Cape belted maxi gown in tulle, Basix

  • Before you head out the door, slip your feet into a pair of slingback pumps with bejeweled mesh from Malone Souliers. All ready to go? The carriage awaits, Cinderella. 

Photo: Courtesy Malone Souliers

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