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Update your modest wear! 6 Malaysian Muslimah fashion stores to check out
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Update your modest wear! 6 Malaysian Muslimah fashion stores to check out

Update your modest wear! 6 Malaysian Muslimah fashion stores to check out
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Disclaimer: Photos courtesy of MimpiKita Facebook page

Dayana Sobri

 

Any reason is a good reason to refresh your wardrobe. Well, it’s still a new year, which means that it’s a good time to look up new trends and go shopping.

Every year, more and more modest-fashion brands are launched in OIC member countries, and Malaysia is one of the global trendsetters in modest wear. The country is home to hundreds of modest-fashion brands eyeing the international market. Covering everything from wudu-friendly blouses to super-comfortable active wear that the sporty Muslimah would love, Malaysian Muslimah fashion stores offer everything you need for a complete and affordable wardrobe re-do.

1. FOR WORK WEAR: NENG GEULIS

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Looking to update your professional wardrobe? Whether you work in corporate or creative, Neng Geulis offers a wide range of ready-to-wear garments, from casual to semi-formal modest wear, including the Malay Muslim’s traditional outfit, the Baju Kurung, which comprises a long-sleeved top and a matching long skirt.

Store location: 47-G, Jalan PJU 5/20E, The Strand Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Shipping: Ships worldwide

Website: www.nenggeulis.com.my

2. FOR ACTIVE WEAR: TUDUNGPEOPLE

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TudungPeople made headlines recently with their newly launched Najwa sports collection, a range of sports hijab and comfortable active wear designed for sports-loving Muslimahs. What sets their collection of sports hijabs apart is that they are designed to maximise performance and comfort while enabling air circulation without the risk of accidental exposure. The store also carries a wide range of formal and casual hijabs for every occasion.  

Store location: 6-45, Jalan Medan Pusat Bandar 8A, Bangi Sentral, 43650 Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia

Shipping: Ships worldwide. They also have distributors in Singapore, Brunei, the US, Australia (Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, and Sydney) and Japan

Website: www.tudungpeople.com

3. FOR CHIC DESIGNS: POPLOOK

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For feminine chic with practicality, PopLook is the way to go for Muslim women who want a sweet, demure look that isn’t too girlish. PopLook’s designs feature various feminine details like eyelet laces, sash belts, and bold ruffles. Their pieces are available in sizes XS to 4XL, and they also carry other items, like maternity wear, fashion accessories and children’s clothing.      

Store location: Lot G17A, Ground Floor, The Curve, Jalan PJU 7/3, Mutiara Damansara, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Shipping: Ships worldwide. Offers free express shipping within Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia and Australia

Website: www.poplook.com

4. FOR MALAYSIAN FLAIR: MIMPIKITA

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Disclaimer: Photo courtesy of MimpiKita Facebook page

 

MimpiKita means “our dream” in Malay, and the brand’s signature design is dreamy indeed. Carefully crafted to ensure the highest quality with a humble price tag, MimpiKita’s outfits are often snapped up fast, especially their Eid collection. Featuring a Malaysian flair in most of their design that still appeals to the international market, MimpiKita also offers an exclusive bespoke line and the Mkita line (a range of basic clothing) in addition to their seasonal collection.

Store location: 15-1, Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar Baru, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Shipping: Ships worldwide

Website: www.mimpikita.com.my

5. FOR TRAVEL: CALAQISYA

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If you’re looking for stylish yet comfortable travel clothes, CalaQisya carries a variety of them in a range of sizes and styles that would suit any destination. The store also carries a ladylike and flexible comfort wear collection that would be suitable for both the office and the mall.

Store location: L1-45, Mytown Shopping Centre, 55100 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Shipping: Ships worldwide. Offers free shipping within Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, and Indonesia

Website: www.calaqisya.com

6. FOR ON-THE-GO MUSLIMAHS: IMAAN BOUTIQUE

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Disclaimer: Photo courtesy of Imaan Boutique Facebook page

 

Targeting young adults, career women as well as women in their 40s and beyond, Imaan Boutique specialises in a line that includes nursing-friendly, wudu-friendly, and prayer-ready modest clothing. The store also carries a collection of formal wear for weddings and celebrations as well as motivational notebooks.

Store location: 20-G Jalan PJU 5/20D, The Strand, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Shipping: Ships worldwide

Website: www.imaanboutique.com

(Writing by Dayana Sobri; Editing by Seban Scaria seban.scaria@refinitiv.com)

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